Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for EIGRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EIGRP over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 702 694
Rank change year-on-year -142 -8 -23
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 320 554 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.98% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 280 490 551
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
10th Percentile £39,863 £35,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -6.25%

EIGRP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25,379 27,981 33,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.02% 15.87% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20,093 22,698 27,403
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £25,632 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EIGRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 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
England -158 304 £47,500 -9.52% 30
UK excluding London -128 153 £42,500 -10.53% 21
London -72 152 £52,500 -12.50% 10
North of England -7 49 £42,500 -5.56% 8
South West +13 40 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South East -59 33 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North West +1 27 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +10 22 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East of England -1 21 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Midlands -6 9 £36,000 -24.21% 4
West Midlands +24 8 £36,000 -22.16% 3
Wales +3 1 £50,000 +35.14%
East Midlands -7 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing EIGRP 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 with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 314 (98.13%) Cisco
2 300 (93.75%) BGP
3 244 (76.25%) Cisco Certification
4 238 (74.38%) CCNP
5 231 (72.19%) OSPF
6 195 (60.94%) Firewall
7 184 (57.50%) LAN
8 175 (54.69%) WAN
9 161 (50.31%) MPLS
10 148 (46.25%) Wireless
11 132 (41.25%) Cisco ASA
12 119 (37.19%) VPN
13 89 (27.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 81 (25.31%) CCNA
15 79 (24.69%) Python
15 79 (24.69%) Cisco Wireless
16 75 (23.44%) Network Monitoring
17 69 (21.56%) Cisco IOS
17 69 (21.56%) Juniper
18 68 (21.25%) VMware
19 67 (20.94%) F5
19 67 (20.94%) Data Centre
20 60 (18.75%) CheckPoint
21 57 (17.81%) Wireshark
22 54 (16.88%) TCP/IP
23 53 (16.56%) IPsec
24 52 (16.25%) DNS
25 50 (15.63%) SolarWinds
26 49 (15.31%) Root Cause Analysis
27 48 (15.00%) Security Patching

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.75%) Serverless
4 11 (3.44%) IaaS
4 11 (3.44%) PaaS
4 11 (3.44%) SaaS
5 6 (1.88%) Office 365
6 4 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.63%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 300 (93.75%) BGP
2 231 (72.19%) OSPF
3 195 (60.94%) Firewall
4 184 (57.50%) LAN
5 175 (54.69%) WAN
6 161 (50.31%) MPLS
7 148 (46.25%) Wireless
8 132 (41.25%) Cisco ASA
9 119 (37.19%) VPN
10 89 (27.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 79 (24.69%) Cisco Wireless
12 69 (21.56%) Cisco IOS
13 57 (17.81%) Wireshark
14 54 (16.88%) TCP/IP
15 53 (16.56%) IPsec
16 52 (16.25%) DNS
17 46 (14.38%) Multicast
17 46 (14.38%) NX-OS
18 44 (13.75%) Network Security
19 41 (12.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (13.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (14.06%) Finance
2 24 (7.50%) Banking
3 19 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.44%) Retail
5 9 (2.81%) French Language
5 9 (2.81%) German Language
5 9 (2.81%) Italian Language
5 9 (2.81%) Spanish Language
6 7 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.56%) Games
8 4 (1.25%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 228 (71.25%) Network Engineer
2 60 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 41 (12.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (12.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 30 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 19 (5.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (5.00%) Network Specialist
8 14 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (4.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 13 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (3.75%) Network Support
11 11 (3.44%) Analyst
11 11 (3.44%) Cisco Support
11 11 (3.44%) Network Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.13%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.13%) Team Leader
13 9 (2.81%) Network Team Leader
14 8 (2.50%) Network Analyst
14 8 (2.50%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.19%) 802.1X
2 16 (5.00%) HTML
3 14 (4.38%) XML
4 4 (1.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.94%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.81%) Fintech
4 15 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.56%) BBC
10 3 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.31%) Clustering
12 1 (0.31%) Equities
12 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.31%) PKI
12 1 (0.31%) Replication
12 1 (0.31%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.75%) Linux
2 22 (6.88%) Windows
3 19 (5.94%) CentOS
4 13 (4.06%) Fedora
4 13 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (4.06%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.75%) Unix
6 8 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.88%) SUSE
7 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.63%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (23.44%) Network Monitoring
2 49 (15.31%) Root Cause Analysis
3 48 (15.00%) Security Patching
4 46 (14.38%) Load Balancing
5 42 (13.13%) Incident Management
6 39 (12.19%) Service Management
7 37 (11.56%) Capacity Management
8 32 (10.00%) Network Design
9 30 (9.38%) Network Management
10 22 (6.88%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.56%) High Availability
11 21 (6.56%) ITIL
12 20 (6.25%) Low Latency
13 19 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.94%) Network Architecture
14 16 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (4.69%) DevOps
15 15 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 14 (4.38%) Configuration Management
16 14 (4.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (24.69%) Python
2 29 (9.06%) Perl
3 17 (5.31%) Bash Shell
4 14 (4.38%) Shell Script
5 13 (4.06%) Bourne shell
5 13 (4.06%) Korn
5 13 (4.06%) Ruby
6 5 (1.56%) SQL
7 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.63%) Lisp
10 1 (0.31%) Java
10 1 (0.31%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 244 (76.25%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (74.38%) CCNP
3 81 (25.31%) CCNA
4 42 (13.13%) CCIE
5 39 (12.19%) CCVP
6 38 (11.88%) CCSP
7 36 (11.25%) Degree
8 23 (7.19%) Security Cleared
9 22 (6.88%) DV Cleared
9 22 (6.88%) SC Cleared
10 13 (4.06%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (4.06%) RHCA
10 13 (4.06%) RHCE
10 13 (4.06%) RHCSA
11 9 (2.81%) CCIP
12 8 (2.50%) CISSP
13 6 (1.88%) CCSA
13 6 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (1.88%) GIAC
13 6 (1.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.88%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.25%) GDPR
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) COBIT
4 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) QA
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) GCP
System Software
1 42 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.44%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.50%) Firmware
4 7 (2.19%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.94%) vSphere
7 2 (0.63%) Snort
8 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (11.88%) Cisco LMS
1 38 (11.88%) Opsview
2 34 (10.63%) Nagios
3 20 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (2.50%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.94%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.63%) Cacti
9 2 (0.63%) EnCase
9 2 (0.63%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.63%) Nessus
9 2 (0.63%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.63%) Nmap
9 2 (0.63%) QRadar
9 2 (0.63%) Suricata
10 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.31%) SCCM
10 1 (0.31%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 314 (98.13%) Cisco
2 69 (21.56%) Juniper
3 68 (21.25%) VMware
4 67 (20.94%) F5
5 60 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 50 (15.63%) SolarWinds
7 39 (12.19%) Palo Alto
8 28 (8.75%) Citrix
9 27 (8.44%) Meraki
10 25 (7.81%) Fortinet
11 24 (7.50%) Arista
12 23 (7.19%) Microsoft
13 20 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
13 20 (6.25%) Riverbed
14 19 (5.94%) Red Hat
15 11 (3.44%) Dell
16 10 (3.13%) Avaya
16 10 (3.13%) Genesys
16 10 (3.13%) ServiceNow
16 10 (3.13%) Verint