The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 - 257
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% - 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £42,500
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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1065 898 966
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.60% 15.95% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 847 761 773
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

RIP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RIP in the North West

RIP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cheshire - 2 £60,000 -
RIP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for RIP.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper

RIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper