The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 234 245
Rank change year-on-year -38 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% 0.071% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.45% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +8.23%  
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 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 1057 892 957
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.47% 15.85% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 844 756 767
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

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

VRRP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VRRP in the North West

VRRP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VRRP in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VRRP in the North West

VRRP
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 VRRP within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -15 6 £42,500 -7.60% 3
VRRP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) IPv4
3 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) MPLS
3 6 (75.00%) Cacti
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) JNCIP
3 6 (75.00%) Junos
4 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
4 5 (62.50%) Web Filtering
4 5 (62.50%) FabricPath
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (62.50%) BT 21CN
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (62.50%) FortiGate
4 5 (62.50%) Multicast
4 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (62.50%) L2TP

VRRP
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 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) IPv6
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
3 6 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) IPv4
3 6 (75.00%) Junos
3 6 (75.00%) MPLS
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) BT 21CN
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) IPsec
4 5 (62.50%) L2TP
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) Multicast
4 5 (62.50%) RSVP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Implementation Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IP Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (62.50%) Web Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Cacti
2 5 (62.50%) FortiGate
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) OpenNMS
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) RANCID
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) BT
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
3 3 (37.50%) ZyXEL
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
4 2 (25.00%) Foundry
4 2 (25.00%) Huawei
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