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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 226 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RIP 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
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
905 768 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.73% 14.42% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 709 661 708
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 £50,000 -
Solihull - 2 £47,500 -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) LAN
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
1 22 (100.00%) VPN
1 22 (100.00%) OSPF
1 22 (100.00%) BGP
1 22 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
2 21 (95.45%) CCNP
3 19 (86.36%) CCNA
3 19 (86.36%) SSL
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco
3 19 (86.36%) VoIP
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (86.36%) VPLS
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco PIX
3 19 (86.36%) iSCSI
3 19 (86.36%) Juniper
3 19 (86.36%) MPLS
3 19 (86.36%) Wireless
3 19 (86.36%) IPsec
3 19 (86.36%) FCoE
3 19 (86.36%) Fibre Channel
3 19 (86.36%) Multicast
3 19 (86.36%) Spanning Tree
3 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
3 19 (86.36%) Presales
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (13.64%) VMware

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:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) BGP
1 22 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
1 22 (100.00%) LAN
1 22 (100.00%) OSPF
1 22 (100.00%) VPN
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco PIX
3 19 (86.36%) FCoE
3 19 (86.36%) Fibre Channel
3 19 (86.36%) IPsec
3 19 (86.36%) iSCSI
3 19 (86.36%) MPLS
3 19 (86.36%) Multicast
3 19 (86.36%) SSL
3 19 (86.36%) VoIP
3 19 (86.36%) VPLS
3 19 (86.36%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Consultant
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 19 (86.36%) Consultant
1 19 (86.36%) Network Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Presales
2 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CCNP
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (86.36%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
1 19 (86.36%) Juniper
2 3 (13.64%) VMware