Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RIP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 752 864
Rank change year-on-year -16 +112 -14
Permanent jobs citing RIP 64 105 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.085% 0.14% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.87% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 91 38
London median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -7.69% -15.95%
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,081 £35,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.26% -6.00%

RIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10933 12021 14089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.47% 15.88% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8932 10281 11942
London median annual salary £54,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RIP in London

RIP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for RIP in London

RIP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIP in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RIP in London

RIP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West London -19 13 £57,500 +51.32%
Central London +11 4 £57,500 +22.34%
South London -2 2 £37,500 -9.09%
RIP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for RIP.

1 62 (96.88%) OSPF
2 56 (87.50%) BGP
3 47 (73.44%) VPN
4 39 (60.94%) DNS
5 37 (57.81%) Linux
6 32 (50.00%) Cisco
7 31 (48.44%) Python
7 31 (48.44%) Firewall
7 31 (48.44%) Junos
8 29 (45.31%) LDAP
9 28 (43.75%) Perl
9 28 (43.75%) Red Hat
9 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (43.75%) Business Continuity
9 28 (43.75%) IGMP
9 28 (43.75%) Bash Shell
9 28 (43.75%) Ruby
10 27 (42.19%) Low Latency
10 27 (42.19%) iptables
10 27 (42.19%) Virtual Machines
10 27 (42.19%) CCNP
10 27 (42.19%) NFS
11 22 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (31.25%) VoIP
13 15 (23.44%) WAN
13 15 (23.44%) LAN
13 15 (23.44%) Windows
13 15 (23.44%) Juniper
13 15 (23.44%) Mac OS X
14 14 (21.88%) ITIL

RIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (7.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (96.88%) OSPF
2 56 (87.50%) BGP
3 47 (73.44%) VPN
4 39 (60.94%) DNS
5 31 (48.44%) Firewall
5 31 (48.44%) Junos
6 29 (45.31%) LDAP
7 28 (43.75%) IGMP
8 20 (31.25%) VoIP
9 15 (23.44%) LAN
9 15 (23.44%) WAN
10 13 (20.31%) EIGRP
11 12 (18.75%) DHCP
12 10 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (15.63%) IPsec
12 10 (15.63%) MPLS
12 10 (15.63%) VLAN
13 9 (14.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (14.06%) Network Security
13 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.13%) Games
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Administrator
2 16 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 16 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
9 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 4 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (4.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Eurex
3 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.13%) Online Games
4 2 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Mac OS X
2 15 (23.44%) Windows
3 10 (15.63%) CentOS
3 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Business Continuity
2 27 (42.19%) Low Latency
3 22 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (21.88%) ITIL
5 10 (15.63%) Problem Management
6 9 (14.06%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
7 6 (9.38%) Network Design
7 6 (9.38%) Network Management
8 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
9 4 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.69%) Migration
11 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.13%) Change Management
11 2 (3.13%) CRM
11 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.13%) Security Management
11 2 (3.13%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Python
2 28 (43.75%) Bash Shell
2 28 (43.75%) Perl
2 28 (43.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (42.19%) CCNP
3 11 (17.19%) Degree
4 10 (15.63%) CCIE
5 6 (9.38%) CCNA
6 4 (6.25%) CCIP
6 4 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.69%) CCIE Security
7 3 (4.69%) CCSE
8 2 (3.13%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (3.13%) CCSA
9 1 (1.56%) CCDP
9 1 (1.56%) CCIE Collaboration
9 1 (1.56%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.56%) CCSP
9 1 (1.56%) CCVP
9 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) iptables
1 27 (42.19%) NFS
1 27 (42.19%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (14.06%) KVM
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.06%) XenServer
3 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) Postfix
4 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (10.94%) Nagios
3 4 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.13%) Rancher
4 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Cisco
2 28 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 15 (23.44%) Juniper
4 12 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 11 (17.19%) Citrix
6 10 (15.63%) F5
7 9 (14.06%) VMware
7 9 (14.06%) Vyatta
8 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
9 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.81%) Avaya
10 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.81%) Riverbed
11 4 (6.25%) CQG
11 4 (6.25%) Fidessa
11 4 (6.25%) GL TRADE
11 4 (6.25%) Patsystems
11 4 (6.25%) Reuters
11 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com