Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VRRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VRRP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 536 600
Rank change year-on-year +28 +64 +45
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 47 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 60 37
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -9.57% +10.59%
10th Percentile £33,125 £31,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,750 £53,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% +8.89%

VRRP 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 5414 7520 8466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.59% 21.36% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4304 6019 6884
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,200 £24,325
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in the South East

VRRP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VRRP in the South East

VRRP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VRRP in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VRRP in the South East

VRRP
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 VRRP within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Surrey +10 26 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Thames Valley +22 11 £44,000 -12.00%
Hampshire +4 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire -4 7 £40,000 -48.39%
Berkshire +24 4 £48,000 -4.00%
Kent - 3 £47,500 -
VRRP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 39 (82.98%) OSPF
1 39 (82.98%) Palo Alto
2 31 (65.96%) Firewall
3 30 (63.83%) Network Management
4 28 (59.57%) BGP
5 27 (57.45%) Cisco
6 25 (53.19%) SNMP
6 25 (53.19%) HSRP
7 23 (48.94%) DNS
8 22 (46.81%) ITIL
8 22 (46.81%) Juniper
9 21 (44.68%) Change Management
10 20 (42.55%) VPN
10 20 (42.55%) Extreme Networks
11 19 (40.43%) WAN
11 19 (40.43%) DHCP
11 19 (40.43%) MPLS
11 19 (40.43%) SolarWinds
12 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
12 18 (38.30%) LAN
13 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (36.17%) CCNP
14 15 (31.91%) IPsec
14 15 (31.91%) VoIP
14 15 (31.91%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (29.79%) Trapeze
15 14 (29.79%) Mitel
15 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
15 14 (29.79%) Allot
16 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP

VRRP
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:

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (82.98%) OSPF
2 31 (65.96%) Firewall
3 28 (59.57%) BGP
4 25 (53.19%) HSRP
4 25 (53.19%) SNMP
5 23 (48.94%) DNS
6 20 (42.55%) VPN
7 19 (40.43%) DHCP
7 19 (40.43%) MPLS
7 19 (40.43%) WAN
8 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
8 18 (38.30%) LAN
9 15 (31.91%) IPsec
9 15 (31.91%) VoIP
10 13 (27.66%) EIGRP
10 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
10 13 (27.66%) VLAN
11 11 (23.40%) Wireless
12 10 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (21.28%) RIP
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Network Manager
3 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) WAN Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Network Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Network Support
5 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
5 4 (8.51%) CMDB
6 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Network Management
2 22 (46.81%) ITIL
3 21 (44.68%) Change Management
4 15 (31.91%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (27.66%) Problem Management
6 10 (21.28%) Capacity Management
6 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
6 10 (21.28%) Network Architecture
7 9 (19.15%) Time Management
8 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (17.02%) Migration
8 8 (17.02%) Project Management
9 7 (14.89%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (12.77%) High Availability
10 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.77%) Service Design
10 6 (12.77%) Web Filtering
11 5 (10.64%) Coaching
11 5 (10.64%) Information Governance
11 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C
1 7 (14.89%) C++
1 7 (14.89%) Java
1 7 (14.89%) Perl
1 7 (14.89%) Python
1 7 (14.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) CCNP
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.28%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (10.64%) JNCIP
5 4 (8.51%) CCIE
6 3 (6.38%) CCNA
7 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) HND
8 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Nagios
1 6 (12.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (82.98%) Palo Alto
2 27 (57.45%) Cisco
3 22 (46.81%) Juniper
4 20 (42.55%) Extreme Networks
5 19 (40.43%) SolarWinds
6 14 (29.79%) Allot
6 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Mitel
6 14 (29.79%) Trapeze
7 12 (25.53%) HP
8 11 (23.40%) Aruba
8 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
9 10 (21.28%) 3Com
9 10 (21.28%) Dell
9 10 (21.28%) F5
10 1 (2.13%) Brocade
10 1 (2.13%) Citrix
10 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.13%) Radware