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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 131 119
Rank change year-on-year +31 -12  
Permanent jobs citing RIP 10 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.78% 0.11% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 0.40% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 13
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11%  
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 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 358 496 592
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.82% 27.37% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1441 1534
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing RIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIP in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RIP in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for RIP.

1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) VPN
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (94.74%) Palo Alto
2 18 (94.74%) MPLS
3 17 (89.47%) FortiGate
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco PIX
3 17 (89.47%) Network Design
3 17 (89.47%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
4 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) HSRP
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS

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Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (94.74%) MPLS
2 18 (94.74%) VPN
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.26%) HSRP
5 1 (5.26%) IGRP
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) RSVP
5 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) VRRP
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 18 (94.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IP Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) CCNP
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (89.47%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) SAP