The first table below looks at the demand for VRRP 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 VRRP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 214 187
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.036% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
879 904 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.34% 16.24% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 723 763 735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VRRP
England

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VRRP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VRRP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VRRP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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