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

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 793 827 849
Rank change year-on-year +34 +22  
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 72 87 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.094% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.55% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 95
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  

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 13674 15681 17859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.37% 16.97% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11176 13165 14624
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 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 28 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
South East +56 36 £41,750 -15.65%
London +5 21 £55,000 - 9
North West -32 8 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Yorkshire +6 5 £35,000 -30.00%
South West -10 1 £50,000 +1.52%
East Midlands - 1 - -
VRRP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 116 (87.22%) BGP
2 112 (84.21%) Firewall
3 110 (82.71%) OSPF
4 97 (72.93%) Cisco
5 90 (67.67%) HSRP
6 80 (60.15%) MPLS
6 80 (60.15%) IPsec
7 74 (55.64%) VPN
8 71 (53.38%) Cisco ASA
9 69 (51.88%) Cisco Certification
10 68 (51.13%) Juniper
11 67 (50.38%) CCNP
12 54 (40.60%) EIGRP
13 53 (39.85%) WAN
13 53 (39.85%) VLAN
14 49 (36.84%) LAN
15 44 (33.08%) Linux
15 44 (33.08%) CheckPoint
16 42 (31.58%) F5
17 40 (30.08%) Cisco IOS
17 40 (30.08%) Data Centre
18 37 (27.82%) Palo Alto
18 37 (27.82%) Load Balancing
19 35 (26.32%) Perl
20 34 (25.56%) Cisco Nexus
21 32 (24.06%) DNS
21 32 (24.06%) Junos
22 29 (21.80%) DHCP
23 28 (21.05%) Windows
24 26 (19.55%) Unix

VRRP
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 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 116 (87.22%) BGP
2 112 (84.21%) Firewall
3 110 (82.71%) OSPF
4 90 (67.67%) HSRP
5 80 (60.15%) IPsec
5 80 (60.15%) MPLS
6 74 (55.64%) VPN
7 71 (53.38%) Cisco ASA
8 54 (40.60%) EIGRP
9 53 (39.85%) VLAN
9 53 (39.85%) WAN
10 49 (36.84%) LAN
11 40 (30.08%) Cisco IOS
12 34 (25.56%) Cisco Nexus
13 32 (24.06%) DNS
13 32 (24.06%) Junos
14 29 (21.80%) DHCP
15 25 (18.80%) TCP/IP
16 24 (18.05%) Ethernet
17 21 (15.79%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (18.80%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.77%) Finance
3 3 (2.26%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (75.94%) Network Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Juniper Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (15.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (12.78%) Switch Engineer
5 15 (11.28%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (11.28%) Security Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Implementation Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) IP Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Network Support
8 6 (4.51%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.78%) 802.1X
1 17 (12.78%) CSS
2 12 (9.02%) REST
3 4 (3.01%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) COM
4 1 (0.75%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.26%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.26%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.50%) CMDB
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.08%) Linux
2 28 (21.05%) Windows
3 26 (19.55%) Unix
4 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) CentOS
5 1 (0.75%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.82%) Load Balancing
2 24 (18.05%) Presales
3 19 (14.29%) DevOps
4 16 (12.03%) Network Design
4 16 (12.03%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (11.28%) ITIL
5 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
6 14 (10.53%) Change Management
6 14 (10.53%) Network Management
7 13 (9.77%) High Availability
8 11 (8.27%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (6.77%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (6.77%) Web Filtering
10 6 (4.51%) Migration
10 6 (4.51%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.76%) Analytics
11 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (3.76%) Time Management
12 4 (3.01%) Information Governance
12 4 (3.01%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.32%) Perl
2 25 (18.80%) Python
3 20 (15.04%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.02%) C
5 3 (2.26%) Java
5 3 (2.26%) Ruby
6 2 (1.50%) C++
6 2 (1.50%) PHP
6 2 (1.50%) SQL
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (51.88%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (50.38%) CCNP
3 25 (18.80%) CCNA
4 21 (15.79%) CCIE
5 12 (9.02%) JNCIP
6 9 (6.77%) Degree
7 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.51%) CCDP
9 5 (3.76%) CCIE Service Provider
10 4 (3.01%) CCIE Data Center
10 4 (3.01%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 4 (3.01%) CCSE
11 3 (2.26%) CCDA
12 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.50%) CCENT
12 2 (1.50%) CISM
12 2 (1.50%) CISSP
12 2 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.75%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.50%) PMO
1 2 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.50%) NFS
2 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) BIND 9
3 1 (0.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.75%) iptables
3 1 (0.75%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.75%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (0.75%) Snort
3 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Nagios
2 9 (6.77%) Cacti
2 9 (6.77%) FortiGate
3 6 (4.51%) SCOM
3 6 (4.51%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.26%) SCCM
6 2 (1.50%) OpenNMS
6 2 (1.50%) Puppet
6 2 (1.50%) RANCID
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.75%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 97 (72.93%) Cisco
2 68 (51.13%) Juniper
3 44 (33.08%) CheckPoint
4 42 (31.58%) F5
5 37 (27.82%) Palo Alto
6 22 (16.54%) SolarWinds
7 19 (14.29%) Citrix
8 14 (10.53%) Radware
9 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
10 11 (8.27%) Extreme Networks
11 8 (6.02%) BT
12 6 (4.51%) Brocade
12 6 (4.51%) HP
12 6 (4.51%) Samsung
13 5 (3.76%) Allot
13 5 (3.76%) Aruba
13 5 (3.76%) Fortinet
13 5 (3.76%) Huawei
13 5 (3.76%) Mitel
13 5 (3.76%) Trapeze
City, London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus > 25% + Medical Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% on call allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
University of Surrey
Salary: £31,076 to £38,183
Posted: 19 days ago
London
University of Surrey
Salary: £31,076 to £38,183
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago