The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 200 194 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 14 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 0.67% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
EIGRP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
789 750 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.01% 15.31% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 667 644 729
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EIGRP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EIGRP across the West Midlands region.

EIGRP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EIGRP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

EIGRP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 9 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Dudley - 5 £29,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing EIGRP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EIGRP.

1 27 (87.10%) WAN
1 27 (87.10%) OSPF
1 27 (87.10%) BGP
2 24 (77.42%) Firewall
3 22 (70.97%) Cisco
4 21 (67.74%) LAN
5 20 (64.52%) VPN
5 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (48.39%) DNS
7 14 (45.16%) CCNP
7 14 (45.16%) MPLS
7 14 (45.16%) Network Security
8 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (35.48%) VLAN
10 11 (35.48%) CCNA
10 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
11 10 (32.26%) TACACS
11 10 (32.26%) Wireless
11 10 (32.26%) RIP
11 10 (32.26%) ITIL
11 10 (32.26%) DHCP
12 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
12 9 (29.03%) Spanning Tree
13 8 (25.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (25.81%) VoIP
13 8 (25.81%) FTP
13 8 (25.81%) Fortinet
13 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing EIGRP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited EIGRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) WAN
1 27 (87.10%) OSPF
1 27 (87.10%) BGP
2 24 (77.42%) Firewall
3 21 (67.74%) LAN
4 20 (64.52%) VPN
5 15 (48.39%) DNS
6 14 (45.16%) MPLS
6 14 (45.16%) Network Security
7 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (35.48%) VLAN
10 10 (32.26%) Wireless
10 10 (32.26%) RIP
10 10 (32.26%) TACACS
10 10 (32.26%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (25.81%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (25.81%) VoIP
12 8 (25.81%) FTP
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Network Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
1 5 (16.13%) Solaris
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.13%) Network Management
5 5 (16.13%) High Availability
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.68%) Network Design
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
8 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
1 1 (3.23%) Python
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 11 (35.48%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CCSA
5 4 (12.90%) CCSE
5 4 (12.90%) CCIE
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
1 1 (3.23%) Cacti
1 1 (3.23%) Ionix
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.81%) Fortinet
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Remedy
5 4 (12.90%) Nokia
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Sun
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Qualys
7 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Splunk
7 1 (3.23%) Rapid7