The table below looks at the statistics for RIP 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 RIP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank - 206 191
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.072% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.45% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
RIP
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
910 888 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.65% 16.00% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 742 769 669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RIP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RIP Salary Trend in the West Midlands