The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK / England
Rank 760 830 831
Rank change year-on-year +70 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 63 92 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 86 100
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 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 12888 16787 18332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.15% 17.39% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10546 14011 14714
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

VRRP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VRRP in England

VRRP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VRRP in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VRRP in England

VRRP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
South East +55 30 £47,500 -1.04% 2
London +68 27 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West +15 2 £48,500 -7.61%
North West - 2 £43,750 - 1
Yorkshire -5 1 £70,000 +40.00%
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 165 (85.05%) OSPF
2 163 (84.02%) BGP
3 153 (78.87%) Cisco
4 151 (77.84%) HSRP
5 149 (76.80%) Firewall
6 129 (66.49%) Cisco Certification
7 123 (63.40%) VPN
8 119 (61.34%) Juniper
9 116 (59.79%) CCNP
10 115 (59.28%) LAN
11 113 (58.25%) WAN
12 92 (47.42%) MPLS
13 90 (46.39%) Data Centre
14 81 (41.75%) Palo Alto
15 78 (40.21%) DNS
16 76 (39.18%) Wireless
17 75 (38.66%) Network Security
18 70 (36.08%) Network Design
19 66 (34.02%) IPsec
20 65 (33.51%) TCP/IP
21 64 (32.99%) RIP
21 64 (32.99%) EIGRP
22 59 (30.41%) Degree
23 56 (28.87%) Disaster Recovery
24 53 (27.32%) Cisco ASA
25 50 (25.77%) CheckPoint
26 49 (25.26%) Windows
26 49 (25.26%) VLAN
27 46 (23.71%) CCNA
27 46 (23.71%) Business Continuity

VRRP
Top Related 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 11 (5.67%) Skype for Business
2 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.58%) Apache
5 2 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) MS Office
2 8 (4.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.09%) Office 365
4 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.03%) Akamai
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 165 (85.05%) OSPF
2 163 (84.02%) BGP
3 151 (77.84%) HSRP
4 149 (76.80%) Firewall
5 123 (63.40%) VPN
6 115 (59.28%) LAN
7 113 (58.25%) WAN
8 92 (47.42%) MPLS
9 78 (40.21%) DNS
10 76 (39.18%) Wireless
11 75 (38.66%) Network Security
12 66 (34.02%) IPsec
13 65 (33.51%) TCP/IP
14 64 (32.99%) EIGRP
14 64 (32.99%) RIP
15 53 (27.32%) Cisco ASA
16 49 (25.26%) VLAN
17 43 (22.16%) Structured Cabling
18 33 (17.01%) Ethernet
19 30 (15.46%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.58%) Informix
1 5 (2.58%) MySQL
1 5 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.58%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (20.62%) Telecoms
2 29 (14.95%) Finance
3 5 (2.58%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 124 (63.92%) Network Engineer
2 45 (23.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (8.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 17 (8.76%) Security Engineer
4 16 (8.25%) Juniper Engineer
5 14 (7.22%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (5.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (5.15%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (5.15%) Network Engineering Manager
7 10 (5.15%) Network Manager
7 10 (5.15%) NOC Technician
8 9 (4.64%) Network Specialist
8 9 (4.64%) Network Support
9 8 (4.12%) Switch Engineer
10 7 (3.61%) Administrator
10 7 (3.61%) Communications Engineer
10 7 (3.61%) Senior Communications Engineer
11 6 (3.09%) Architect
11 6 (3.09%) Consultant
11 6 (3.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) CSS
2 10 (5.15%) Web Services
3 4 (2.06%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.06%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (46.39%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.92%) BYOD
3 24 (12.37%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) Clustering
5 4 (2.06%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.03%) Social Network
7 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.52%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.26%) Windows
2 43 (22.16%) Linux
3 19 (9.79%) Unix
4 14 (7.22%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.64%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.58%) CentOS
8 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.06%) Debian
10 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.08%) Network Design
2 56 (28.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (23.71%) Business Continuity
4 45 (23.20%) Network Architecture
5 40 (20.62%) Load Balancing
6 33 (17.01%) High Availability
7 31 (15.98%) Presales
7 31 (15.98%) Service Management
8 30 (15.46%) ITSM
9 26 (13.40%) Information Security
10 25 (12.89%) IT Strategy
11 23 (11.86%) Performance Monitoring
12 19 (9.79%) Network Monitoring
13 18 (9.28%) Network Management
14 16 (8.25%) ITIL
15 13 (6.70%) DevOps
16 10 (5.15%) Change Management
16 10 (5.15%) Incident Management
16 10 (5.15%) Line Management
16 10 (5.15%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.31%) Perl
2 16 (8.25%) Bash Shell
3 14 (7.22%) Python
4 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 129 (66.49%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (59.79%) CCNP
3 59 (30.41%) Degree
4 46 (23.71%) CCNA
5 28 (14.43%) CCIE
6 16 (8.25%) SC Cleared
6 16 (8.25%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.12%) CCDP
8 6 (3.09%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.06%) CCDA
9 4 (2.06%) CCSE
9 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.55%) CCENT
10 3 (1.55%) CISM
10 3 (1.55%) CISSP
10 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.03%) CCSA
12 1 (0.52%) HP MASE
12 1 (0.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.58%) NFS
4 5 (2.58%) Squid
5 4 (2.06%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 19 (9.79%) Nagios
2 14 (7.22%) SCOM
3 6 (3.09%) HP NNM
4 5 (2.58%) Ansible
4 5 (2.58%) Puppet
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.06%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.06%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.03%) Cacti
6 2 (1.03%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 153 (78.87%) Cisco
2 119 (61.34%) Juniper
3 81 (41.75%) Palo Alto
4 50 (25.77%) CheckPoint
5 42 (21.65%) Extreme Networks
6 32 (16.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 31 (15.98%) F5
8 25 (12.89%) Aruba
8 25 (12.89%) Microsoft
9 19 (9.79%) SolarWinds
10 14 (7.22%) Brocade
10 14 (7.22%) Fortinet
10 14 (7.22%) HP
11 13 (6.70%) Blue Coat
12 12 (6.19%) Citrix
13 10 (5.15%) Avaya
13 10 (5.15%) Polycom
14 9 (4.64%) Huawei
15 8 (4.12%) Radware
15 8 (4.12%) VMware
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