Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RANCID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RANCID over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RANCID
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 986 1131 1154
Rank change year-on-year +145 +23 +41
Permanent jobs citing RANCID 39 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.080% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 12
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,100 £40,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £77,400 £69,625
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% -16.67%

RANCID is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,651 16,280 14,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.10% 10.61% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,687 13,001 12,115
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

RANCID
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RANCID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RANCID in England

RANCID
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RANCID in England

RANCID
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RANCID in England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for RANCID in England

RANCID
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RANCID within the England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +30 20 £45,000 -21.74%
Yorkshire +23 20 £45,000 +95.65%
London +118 19 £40,000 -40.52%
RANCID
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing RANCID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for RANCID.

1 38 (97.44%) Juniper
1 38 (97.44%) Firewall
2 20 (51.28%) Python
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Huawei
3 19 (48.72%) DNS
3 19 (48.72%) OSPF
3 19 (48.72%) BGP
4 18 (46.15%) Symantec
4 18 (46.15%) Linux
4 18 (46.15%) EMC
4 18 (46.15%) JNCIP
4 18 (46.15%) JNCIE
4 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 18 (46.15%) VMware
4 18 (46.15%) Network Security
4 18 (46.15%) Open Source
4 18 (46.15%) DevOps
4 18 (46.15%) BIND 9
5 17 (43.59%) Cisco Firepower
5 17 (43.59%) Palo Alto
5 17 (43.59%) Technical Leadership
5 17 (43.59%) NetScaler
5 17 (43.59%) Data Analytics
5 17 (43.59%) Analytics
5 17 (43.59%) FortiGate
5 17 (43.59%) Meraki
5 17 (43.59%) 4G
5 17 (43.59%) ITIL V3
5 17 (43.59%) SIEM

RANCID
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 38 (97.44%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) BGP
2 19 (48.72%) DNS
2 19 (48.72%) OSPF
3 18 (46.15%) Network Security
4 17 (43.59%) 3G
4 17 (43.59%) 4G
4 17 (43.59%) Cisco Firepower
4 17 (43.59%) IPsec
4 17 (43.59%) NetScaler
4 17 (43.59%) NetScreen
4 17 (43.59%) Wireless
5 16 (41.03%) 802.11
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (41.03%) DHCP
5 16 (41.03%) Internet
5 16 (41.03%) MPLS
5 16 (41.03%) NX-OS
5 16 (41.03%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Network Engineer
2 17 (43.59%) Network Support
3 10 (25.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Network Specialist
4 7 (17.95%) Network Support Specialist
4 7 (17.95%) Support Specialist
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 17 (43.59%) Unix
3 16 (41.03%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) DevOps
1 18 (46.15%) Open Source
2 17 (43.59%) Analytics
2 17 (43.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (43.59%) Data Analytics
2 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 17 (43.59%) ITIL V3
2 17 (43.59%) SIEM
2 17 (43.59%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.69%) Network Management
3 3 (7.69%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (2.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) Perl
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) JNCIE
1 18 (46.15%) JNCIP
2 17 (43.59%) CCNP
2 17 (43.59%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) BIND 9
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.26%) Nagios
3 3 (7.69%) Cacti
3 3 (7.69%) OpenNMS
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Juniper
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco
2 20 (51.28%) Huawei
3 18 (46.15%) EMC
3 18 (46.15%) Symantec
3 18 (46.15%) VMware
4 17 (43.59%) Citrix
4 17 (43.59%) Draytek
4 17 (43.59%) Fortinet
4 17 (43.59%) Meraki
4 17 (43.59%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.69%) Brocade
5 3 (7.69%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.69%) Foundry
5 3 (7.69%) ZyXEL