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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank - 206 185
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.23% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £36,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
906 880 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.42% 16.08% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 731 753 694
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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