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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 189 224 218
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing RIP 13 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.20% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.38% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £42,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £42,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%

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
736 871 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.89% 14.68% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 614 717 697
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing RIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

RIP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RIP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

RIP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RIP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire -12 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Birmingham - 3 £52,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £20,000 -
Solihull 0 1 £50,000 +25.00%
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RIP.

1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (56.25%) PKI
5 9 (56.25%) High Availability
5 9 (56.25%) DMVPN
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (56.25%) Client/Server
5 9 (56.25%) SNMP
5 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (56.25%) Intranet
5 9 (56.25%) Internet
5 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
5 9 (56.25%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (43.75%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) BGP

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (62.50%) DHCP
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (56.25%) DMVPN
4 9 (56.25%) Internet
4 9 (56.25%) Intranet
4 9 (56.25%) SNMP
5 7 (43.75%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (18.75%) IPv4
7 3 (18.75%) IPv6
7 3 (18.75%) LDAP
7 3 (18.75%) SSL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Client/Server
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
1 9 (56.25%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) Life Science
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (56.25%) High Availability
1 9 (56.25%) Regulatory Compliance
2 5 (31.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Polycom
4 1 (6.25%) VMware