Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 528 613
Rank change year-on-year +18 +85 -18
Permanent jobs citing RIP 43 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.099% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.47% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 28
South East median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +7.53% +16.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £51,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% -

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,465 6,658 8,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.26% 21.21% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,275 5,325 6,917
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RIP in the South East

RIP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for RIP in the South East

RIP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RIP in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for RIP in the South East

RIP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Hampshire - 20 £36,250 -
Surrey +8 14 £65,000 +73.33%
Berkshire +17 9 £37,500 -31.82%
Thames Valley -11 9 £37,500 -31.82%
RIP
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for RIP.

1 43 (100.00%) OSPF
1 43 (100.00%) BGP
2 39 (90.70%) Firewall
3 28 (65.12%) MPLS
4 25 (58.14%) Linux
4 25 (58.14%) Python
5 24 (55.81%) SQL
5 24 (55.81%) Windows
5 24 (55.81%) PowerShell
5 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
5 24 (55.81%) High Availability
5 24 (55.81%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (55.81%) Terraform
5 24 (55.81%) Task Automation
6 21 (48.84%) Perl
6 21 (48.84%) HTTP
6 21 (48.84%) DNS
6 21 (48.84%) IPsec
7 20 (46.51%) Clustering
7 20 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (46.51%) VPLS
7 20 (46.51%) SSL
7 20 (46.51%) WAN
7 20 (46.51%) DHCP
7 20 (46.51%) PCI DSS
7 20 (46.51%) Load Balancing
7 20 (46.51%) HIPAA
8 19 (44.19%) Cisco
9 18 (41.86%) VPN

RIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (9.30%) GitHub
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (100.00%) BGP
1 43 (100.00%) OSPF
2 39 (90.70%) Firewall
3 28 (65.12%) MPLS
4 21 (48.84%) DNS
4 21 (48.84%) HTTP
4 21 (48.84%) IPsec
5 20 (46.51%) DHCP
5 20 (46.51%) SSL
5 20 (46.51%) VPLS
5 20 (46.51%) WAN
6 18 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (41.86%) VPN
7 15 (34.88%) Wireless
8 14 (32.56%) Ethernet
8 14 (32.56%) HSRP
8 14 (32.56%) SNMP
8 14 (32.56%) VLAN
8 14 (32.56%) VRRP
9 9 (20.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Ant
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.30%) GitLab
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.30%) Maven
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
1 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Network Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) JSON
1 4 (9.30%) REST
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (46.51%) Clustering
3 9 (20.93%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) High Availability
1 24 (55.81%) Task Automation
2 20 (46.51%) Load Balancing
3 14 (32.56%) Capacity Management
3 14 (32.56%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (30.23%) Network Management
5 11 (25.58%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
8 6 (13.95%) Coaching
8 6 (13.95%) Strategic Thinking
9 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) BDD
10 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) DevOps
10 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
10 4 (9.30%) Open Source
10 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Python
2 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
2 24 (55.81%) PowerShell
2 24 (55.81%) SQL
3 21 (48.84%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) CCNP
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCIE
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) HIPAA
1 20 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (46.51%) PCI DSS
2 7 (16.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
1 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
1 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (55.81%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (55.81%) Terraform
2 5 (11.63%) Nagios
3 4 (9.30%) Ansible
3 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
3 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 4 (9.30%) Salt
4 1 (2.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco
2 18 (41.86%) Palo Alto
3 14 (32.56%) 3Com
3 14 (32.56%) Aruba
3 14 (32.56%) Dell
3 14 (32.56%) HP
3 14 (32.56%) Juniper
3 14 (32.56%) SolarWinds
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) AppDynamics
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) New Relic
5 4 (9.30%) Rackspace