The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VRRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 179 202 224
Rank change year-on-year +23 +22  
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 5 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.42% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 1.62% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 2
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,850 £48,900 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +21.95%  

VRRP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 794 1295 1459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.89% 26.10% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 604 1069 942
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VRRP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in Berkshire

VRRP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VRRP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for VRRP in Berkshire

VRRP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VRRP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VRRP in Berkshire

VRRP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Reading +37 2 £55,000 +7.84%
Newbury -4 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Wokingham - 1 £38,000 -
VRRP
South East

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 14 (87.50%) OSPF
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) RIP
4 9 (56.25%) Juniper
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) HSRP
5 8 (50.00%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) BGP
6 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 7 (43.75%) IPsec
6 7 (43.75%) Brocade
6 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (43.75%) Multicast
7 6 (37.50%) High Availability
7 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
7 6 (37.50%) Wireless
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) HP
8 5 (31.25%) SNMP
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Migration
8 5 (31.25%) VLAN
9 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
9 4 (25.00%) SSH
9 4 (25.00%) Network Design
9 4 (25.00%) Telnet
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) OSPF
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) HSRP
3 9 (56.25%) RIP
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) BGP
5 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
5 7 (43.75%) IPsec
5 7 (43.75%) Multicast
6 6 (37.50%) MPLS
6 6 (37.50%) Wireless
7 5 (31.25%) SNMP
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) VLAN
8 4 (25.00%) SSH
8 4 (25.00%) Telnet
8 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (25.00%) WLAN
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Social Network
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
2 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (25.00%) Network Design
4 4 (25.00%) Network Management
4 4 (25.00%) Presales
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) HP MASE
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) Brocade
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Aruba
5 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
6 3 (18.75%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Arista
7 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks