The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 98 138 148
Rank change year-on-year +40 +10  
Permanent jobs citing RIP 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.73% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 1.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £29,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 351 557 710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.51% 28.62% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 457 381
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

RIP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for RIP in Reading

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for RIP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 12 (80.00%) Network Design
3 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (53.33%) FortiGate
4 8 (53.33%) Palo Alto
4 8 (53.33%) MPLS
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) CCIE
5 7 (46.67%) WAN
6 6 (40.00%) Juniper
6 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (40.00%) VRRP
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (40.00%) HSRP
6 6 (40.00%) High Availability
6 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (13.33%) Social Network

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) HSRP
4 6 (40.00%) VRRP
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 9 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Network Design
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCNP
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Palo Alto
3 6 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) VMware