Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 356 354
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing RIP 13 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +43.94%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £57,000 £52,750
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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1954 1965 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.70% 15.70% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1617 1482
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing RIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIP in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 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
Cheshire -24 7 £60,000 +11.63%
Manchester - 5 £60,000 -
RIP
England

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

1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) CCIE
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
4 8 (61.54%) BIG-IP
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (61.54%) Multicast
4 8 (61.54%) F5
5 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Financial Institution
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Python
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) WatchGuard
7 3 (23.08%) FortiGate

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 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
2 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) BIG-IP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (61.54%) IP Telephony
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Multicast
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) ICMP
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) IPv4
4 3 (23.08%) SMTP
4 3 (23.08%) SNMP
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Service Operations Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Head of Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Head of IP Transport
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CCIE
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) CCDP
4 3 (23.08%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Nortel
4 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 3 (23.08%) WatchGuard