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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 205 -
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+27.51% -14.85%
VRRP
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
742 791 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.07% 15.41% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 636 690 738
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) xDSL
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco