The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for RIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 263 263
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.88% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Median salary - £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

RIP 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 the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 985 1470 1588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.96% 19.77% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1213 1215
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for RIP in the East of England

RIP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIP in the East of England.

Salary trend for RIP in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for RIP.

1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) VRRP
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) DWDM
3 6 (54.55%) MPLS
3 6 (54.55%) SSL
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) HP NNM
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) Network Management
3 6 (54.55%) F5
3 6 (54.55%) High Availability
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) HSRP
4 5 (45.45%) Converged Networks
4 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (45.45%) LAN

RIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) DWDM
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) HSRP
2 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) SSL
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) VoIP
2 6 (54.55%) VRRP
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) Converged Networks
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support Specialist
3 4 (36.36%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) F5
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya