Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 552 597
Rank change year-on-year +39 +45 +4
Permanent jobs citing RIP 39 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.47% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 36
South East median annual salary £37,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.48% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,750 £51,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.26% -6.00%

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 5352 7487 8581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.28% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 5993 6980
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%
10th Percentile £24,350 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Berkshire +35 14 £65,000 +30.00%
Thames Valley +30 14 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire +28 13 £35,000 -6.67%
Surrey +25 9 £60,000 +79.10% 1
West Sussex -1 3 £37,500 -3.23%
RIP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for RIP.

1 34 (87.18%) BGP
2 31 (79.49%) OSPF
3 30 (76.92%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) MPLS
5 20 (51.28%) High Availability
6 18 (46.15%) VPN
6 18 (46.15%) Cisco
7 17 (43.59%) Linux
8 16 (41.03%) SQL
8 16 (41.03%) Python
8 16 (41.03%) Windows
8 16 (41.03%) WAN
8 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
8 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
8 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (41.03%) Terraform
8 16 (41.03%) Task Automation
9 14 (35.90%) Palo Alto
9 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (35.90%) CCNP
9 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (30.77%) PCI DSS
11 12 (30.77%) IPsec
11 12 (30.77%) DNS
11 12 (30.77%) SSL
11 12 (30.77%) DHCP
11 12 (30.77%) HTTP

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 (10.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (10.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) BGP
2 31 (79.49%) OSPF
3 30 (76.92%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) MPLS
5 18 (46.15%) VPN
6 16 (41.03%) WAN
7 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (30.77%) DHCP
8 12 (30.77%) DNS
8 12 (30.77%) HTTP
8 12 (30.77%) IPsec
8 12 (30.77%) SSL
8 12 (30.77%) VPLS
9 10 (25.64%) VoIP
10 9 (23.08%) Ethernet
10 9 (23.08%) HSRP
10 9 (23.08%) SNMP
10 9 (23.08%) VLAN
10 9 (23.08%) VRRP
10 9 (23.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Ant
1 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) GitLab
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
1 4 (10.26%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Head of Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) JSON
1 4 (10.26%) REST
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (7.69%) CSS3
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) HTML5
2 3 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (30.77%) Clustering
3 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
5 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.26%) Machine to Machine
5 4 (10.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) CentOS
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) High Availability
2 16 (41.03%) Task Automation
3 13 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 11 (28.21%) ITIL
6 10 (25.64%) Project Management
7 9 (23.08%) Capacity Management
8 7 (17.95%) Network Management
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 6 (15.38%) Change Management
9 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 5 (12.82%) Network Design
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
11 4 (10.26%) Open Source
11 4 (10.26%) Scrum
11 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 4 (10.26%) Time Management
11 4 (10.26%) Workflow
11 4 (10.26%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
1 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
1 16 (41.03%) Python
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) Perl
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNP
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.08%) CCIE
3 4 (10.26%) CCDP
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (30.77%) HIPAA
2 12 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.38%) QA
4 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (41.03%) Terraform
2 5 (12.82%) FortiGate
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
3 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
3 4 (10.26%) Nagios
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) Palo Alto
3 9 (23.08%) 3Com
3 9 (23.08%) Aruba
3 9 (23.08%) Dell
3 9 (23.08%) HP
3 9 (23.08%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.26%) AppDynamics
4 4 (10.26%) BT
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) GENBAND
4 4 (10.26%) New Relic
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.56%) Brocade
5 1 (2.56%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) VMware