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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England / North West
Rank - 237 242
Permanent jobs citing RIP 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.35% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.21% -19.16%  

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 892 848 1108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 15.01% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 692 688 844
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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