The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 865 854
Rank change year-on-year +75 -11  
Permanent jobs citing RIP 69 70 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.071% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 68
Median salary £46,250 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.61% +3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £38,400 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.21% -3.00%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12898 17171 18723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.06% 17.51% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10551 14344 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

RIP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RIP in England

RIP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIP in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RIP in England

RIP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +75 27 £47,500 -13.63% 3
South East +60 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Midlands +30 12 £37,500 -11.76%
South West +34 7 £24,000 -42.85%
Yorkshire +33 6 £58,750 +17.50%
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
RIP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for RIP.

1 136 (82.42%) Cisco
2 132 (80.00%) OSPF
3 125 (75.76%) BGP
4 109 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
5 105 (63.64%) VPN
5 105 (63.64%) WAN
6 103 (62.42%) Firewall
7 86 (52.12%) Juniper
8 85 (51.52%) LAN
9 84 (50.91%) CCNP
10 76 (46.06%) Data Centre
11 68 (41.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 66 (40.00%) EIGRP
12 66 (40.00%) TCP/IP
13 64 (38.79%) Network Security
14 62 (37.58%) DNS
14 62 (37.58%) MPLS
15 59 (35.76%) HSRP
16 57 (34.55%) VRRP
17 55 (33.33%) Network Design
18 54 (32.73%) Wireless
19 51 (30.91%) Degree
20 50 (30.30%) Palo Alto
21 48 (29.09%) Business Continuity
22 38 (23.03%) Network Architecture
23 36 (21.82%) Structured Cabling
24 32 (19.39%) Finance
25 31 (18.79%) CCNA
25 31 (18.79%) Cisco ASA
26 29 (17.58%) Microsoft

RIP
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) MS Office
2 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (80.00%) OSPF
2 125 (75.76%) BGP
3 105 (63.64%) VPN
3 105 (63.64%) WAN
4 103 (62.42%) Firewall
5 85 (51.52%) LAN
6 66 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 66 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 64 (38.79%) Network Security
8 62 (37.58%) DNS
8 62 (37.58%) MPLS
9 59 (35.76%) HSRP
10 57 (34.55%) VRRP
11 54 (32.73%) Wireless
12 36 (21.82%) Structured Cabling
13 31 (18.79%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (16.36%) Converged Networks
16 25 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
17 24 (14.55%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (19.39%) Finance
2 20 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 18 (10.91%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) French Language
6 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (62.42%) Network Engineer
2 52 (31.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 38 (23.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (23.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 25 (15.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 25 (15.15%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (13.94%) Juniper Engineer
6 20 (12.12%) Network Specialist
7 9 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Network Support
9 6 (3.64%) Administrator
9 6 (3.64%) Technical Support
10 5 (3.03%) Communications Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
11 4 (2.42%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.42%) Cisco Specialist
11 4 (2.42%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (2.42%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) CSS
2 4 (2.42%) .NET
2 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (2.42%) CSS3
2 4 (2.42%) HTML
2 4 (2.42%) HTML5
2 4 (2.42%) jQuery
3 3 (1.82%) COM
4 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 76 (46.06%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.33%) BYOD
3 10 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 10 (6.06%) PKI
4 7 (4.24%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Life Science
6 3 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.21%) Social Network
8 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) IPTV
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.97%) Linux
2 20 (12.12%) Windows
3 12 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.64%) Unix
6 2 (1.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 55 (33.33%) Network Design
3 48 (29.09%) Business Continuity
4 38 (23.03%) Network Architecture
5 26 (15.76%) Service Management
6 25 (15.15%) ITSM
7 23 (13.94%) High Availability
7 23 (13.94%) Network Management
8 22 (13.33%) Information Security
8 22 (13.33%) ITIL
9 21 (12.73%) IT Strategy
10 17 (10.30%) Load Balancing
11 15 (9.09%) Change Management
12 13 (7.88%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
14 8 (4.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 6 (3.64%) PRINCE2
15 6 (3.64%) Security Management
16 5 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (3.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.67%) Python
2 8 (4.85%) Perl
3 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.64%) Ruby
4 4 (2.42%) C#
4 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (66.06%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (50.91%) CCNP
3 51 (30.91%) Degree
4 31 (18.79%) CCNA
5 17 (10.30%) CCIE
6 3 (1.82%) CCENT
6 3 (1.82%) CCIP
6 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.82%) MCSE
6 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.21%) APMP
7 2 (1.21%) CCDP
7 2 (1.21%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) SLA
2 5 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.45%) NFS
3 8 (4.85%) XenApp
4 6 (3.64%) iptables
4 6 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (7.27%) FortiGate
2 11 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (3.64%) HP NNM
3 6 (3.64%) SCCM
3 6 (3.64%) SCOM
4 3 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.61%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 136 (82.42%) Cisco
2 86 (52.12%) Juniper
3 50 (30.30%) Palo Alto
4 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
5 25 (15.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 25 (15.15%) Extreme Networks
6 16 (9.70%) F5
7 14 (8.48%) CheckPoint
8 13 (7.88%) Arista
9 12 (7.27%) Aruba
9 12 (7.27%) HP
10 10 (6.06%) Citrix
11 9 (5.45%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.24%) Brocade
12 7 (4.24%) VMware
13 6 (3.64%) Avaya
13 6 (3.64%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.64%) NetApp
13 6 (3.64%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.64%) Siemens
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