The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 210 213 215
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.078% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.54% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%

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
821 738 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.83% 14.46% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 660 640 712
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
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 VRRP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Birmingham +2 3 £45,000 -10.00%
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) NGN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Aruba
2 4 (80.00%) IGRP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) Extreme Networks

VRRP
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 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IGRP
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) NGN
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (80.00%) Aruba
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Extreme Networks
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Sourcefire