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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 832 853
Rank change year-on-year +41 +21  
Permanent jobs citing RIP 71 82 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 61
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,200 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £55,000 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -  

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 13673 15669 18191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.32% 16.96% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11162 13131 14886
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +49 41 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South East +43 18 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Yorkshire +9 8 £65,000 +18.18%
West Midlands +9 2 £70,000 +40.00% 1
North West - 2 £60,000 -
RIP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 120 (88.24%) OSPF
2 107 (78.68%) Cisco
3 101 (74.26%) BGP
4 90 (66.18%) VPN
5 85 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
6 72 (52.94%) CCNP
7 71 (52.21%) Firewall
8 64 (47.06%) MPLS
9 53 (38.97%) WAN
10 48 (35.29%) EIGRP
11 46 (33.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 38 (27.94%) Linux
13 37 (27.21%) LAN
13 37 (27.21%) CCIE
14 35 (25.74%) Network Security
14 35 (25.74%) Palo Alto
15 34 (25.00%) Network Design
15 34 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 33 (24.26%) DNS
17 31 (22.79%) Microsoft
17 31 (22.79%) Business Continuity
18 29 (21.32%) FortiGate
19 28 (20.59%) Cisco PIX
19 28 (20.59%) Windows
20 26 (19.12%) Python
20 26 (19.12%) LDAP
20 26 (19.12%) Junos
21 25 (18.38%) Load Balancing
21 25 (18.38%) Ethernet
21 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP

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 5 (3.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.68%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.21%) Office 365
3 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (88.24%) OSPF
2 101 (74.26%) BGP
3 90 (66.18%) VPN
4 71 (52.21%) Firewall
5 64 (47.06%) MPLS
6 53 (38.97%) WAN
7 48 (35.29%) EIGRP
8 46 (33.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (27.21%) LAN
10 35 (25.74%) Network Security
11 33 (24.26%) DNS
12 28 (20.59%) Cisco PIX
13 26 (19.12%) Junos
13 26 (19.12%) LDAP
14 25 (18.38%) Ethernet
14 25 (18.38%) TCP/IP
15 24 (17.65%) VoIP
16 22 (16.18%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (16.18%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (16.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.47%) Games
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.74%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (60.29%) Network Engineer
2 54 (39.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 51 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 45 (33.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 39 (28.68%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 39 (28.68%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (8.82%) Juniper Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Administrator
7 8 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.88%) Network Specialist
7 8 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Technical Support
10 5 (3.68%) Head of Engineering
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.68%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.09%) CSS
2 3 (2.21%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.21%) COM
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.74%) CSS3
3 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
3 1 (0.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.15%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.41%) PKI
4 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.21%) Life Science
6 2 (1.47%) Online Games
6 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Eurex
7 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.94%) Linux
2 28 (20.59%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Mac OS X
4 13 (9.56%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.41%) CentOS
5 6 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 34 (25.00%) Network Design
2 31 (22.79%) Business Continuity
3 25 (18.38%) Load Balancing
4 24 (17.65%) ITIL
5 18 (13.24%) Low Latency
6 17 (12.50%) Network Management
7 13 (9.56%) Change Management
7 13 (9.56%) Security Management
8 7 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.15%) High Availability
8 7 (5.15%) Migration
9 6 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.41%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (4.41%) Project Management
9 6 (4.41%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (3.68%) Escalation Management
10 5 (3.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (3.68%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.12%) Python
2 21 (15.44%) Perl
3 19 (13.97%) Bash Shell
3 19 (13.97%) Ruby
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (52.94%) CCNP
3 37 (27.21%) CCIE
4 18 (13.24%) CCNA
5 16 (11.76%) Degree
6 5 (3.68%) CCIP
7 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.47%) CCENT
9 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) CCDP
10 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (15.44%) NFS
2 19 (13.97%) iptables
2 19 (13.97%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (9.56%) XenApp
4 12 (8.82%) Active Directory
5 8 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (4.41%) KVM
6 6 (4.41%) XenServer
7 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (21.32%) FortiGate
2 13 (9.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (8.82%) SCCM
3 12 (8.82%) SCOM
4 7 (5.15%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (3.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 107 (78.68%) Cisco
2 35 (25.74%) Palo Alto
3 31 (22.79%) Microsoft
4 23 (16.91%) Juniper
5 19 (13.97%) Citrix
5 19 (13.97%) Red Hat
6 16 (11.76%) F5
7 13 (9.56%) NetApp
7 13 (9.56%) Siemens
8 10 (7.35%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.35%) VMware
9 9 (6.62%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.41%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.41%) Vyatta
11 5 (3.68%) Arista
11 5 (3.68%) Avaya
11 5 (3.68%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.47%) McAfee
12 2 (1.47%) Radware
12 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
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