Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 941 608 850
Rank change year-on-year -333 +242 +7
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 110 102 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.35% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 151
10th Percentile " £36,375 £39,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £83,750 £65,625
90th Percentile £83,500 " £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +0.96% +15.56%

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 16,357 7,547 21,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.88% 15.24% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11,238 6,173 16,570
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing EIGRP.

Salary trend for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing EIGRP over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Top 15 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 27 October 2021. 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 -318 97 £57,500 -4.17% 25
UK excluding London -221 66 £51,500 -1.90% 19
London -273 31 £77,500 -6.06% 9
Midlands -129 27 £45,000 +2.27% 9
North of England -130 19 £45,000 -20.88% 5
North West -99 18 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Midlands -103 15 £45,000 +2.27% 4
Work from Home -279 13 £65,000 +13.04% 6
East Midlands - 12 £47,500 - 5
South West -84 11 £65,000 -10.34%
Yorkshire -93 11 £45,000 +18.42% 1
South East -154 10 £66,000 +32.00% 1
North East - 10 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 5 £47,500 - 1
Scotland -88 4 £40,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 106 (96.36%) Cisco
2 103 (93.64%) BGP
3 95 (86.36%) OSPF
4 92 (83.64%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (69.09%) Firewall
6 70 (63.64%) MPLS
7 68 (61.82%) CCNP
8 60 (54.55%) Palo Alto
9 43 (39.09%) VPN
10 41 (37.27%) Data Centre
11 37 (33.64%) WAN
11 37 (33.64%) CheckPoint
12 35 (31.82%) CCNA
12 35 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (30.91%) IPsec
14 33 (30.00%) CCIE
15 30 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (26.36%) Network Security
16 29 (26.36%) VLAN
16 29 (26.36%) Fortinet
16 29 (26.36%) Network Design
17 28 (25.45%) Internet
18 27 (24.55%) Wireless
19 25 (22.73%) DNS
20 24 (21.82%) LAN
20 24 (21.82%) Juniper
21 23 (20.91%) RIP
21 23 (20.91%) Azure
21 23 (20.91%) AWS
22 22 (20.00%) Presales

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:

Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) AWS
1 23 (20.91%) Azure
2 8 (7.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.55%) AWS Direct Connect
3 5 (4.55%) GCP
3 5 (4.55%) IaaS
3 5 (4.55%) PaaS
3 5 (4.55%) SaaS
4 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.64%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 103 (93.64%) BGP
2 95 (86.36%) OSPF
3 76 (69.09%) Firewall
4 70 (63.64%) MPLS
5 43 (39.09%) VPN
6 37 (33.64%) WAN
7 35 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (30.91%) IPsec
9 30 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (26.36%) Network Security
10 29 (26.36%) VLAN
11 28 (25.45%) Internet
12 27 (24.55%) Wireless
13 25 (22.73%) DNS
14 24 (21.82%) LAN
15 23 (20.91%) RIP
16 21 (19.09%) HSRP
16 21 (19.09%) SD-WAN
17 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
18 15 (13.64%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (12.73%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.82%) Social Skills
3 9 (8.18%) Banking
4 8 (7.27%) Finance
5 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.45%) Marketing
5 6 (5.45%) Retail
6 5 (4.55%) Electronics
6 5 (4.55%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.73%) Legal
8 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.91%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (71.82%) Network Engineer
2 32 (29.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (28.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 30 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (11.82%) Juniper Engineer
6 11 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) IP Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Architect
9 7 (6.36%) Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Network Architect
9 7 (6.36%) Network Consultant
10 6 (5.45%) Firewall Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 4 (3.64%) Cisco Architect
12 4 (3.64%) Cisco Network Architect
13 3 (2.73%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.91%) LDAP
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.27%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.64%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.73%) PKI
7 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) CatOS
3 6 (5.45%) Windows
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) Network Design
2 22 (20.00%) Presales
3 18 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
5 15 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 14 (12.73%) Network Management
7 13 (11.82%) ITIL
8 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.27%) DevOps
10 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.36%) Network Architecture
11 7 (6.36%) Performance Testing
11 7 (6.36%) Project Delivery
12 6 (5.45%) Migration
12 6 (5.45%) Network Virtualisation
13 5 (4.55%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) Python
2 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (83.64%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (61.82%) CCNP
3 35 (31.82%) CCNA
4 33 (30.00%) CCIE
5 10 (9.09%) CCIP
5 10 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 6 (5.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 6 (5.45%) Degree
6 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.73%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.91%) CCIE Data Center
10 1 (0.91%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.91%) CCSA
10 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.91%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.91%) LPIC
10 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.91%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.91%) GDPR
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Firmware
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.45%) VMware NSX
4 4 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.73%) vSphere
6 2 (1.82%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Ansible
1 12 (10.91%) FortiGate
2 7 (6.36%) Cacti
2 7 (6.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (4.55%) Terraform
4 3 (2.73%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.73%) vRealize
5 2 (1.82%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.91%) QRadar
Vendors
1 106 (96.36%) Cisco
2 60 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 37 (33.64%) CheckPoint
4 29 (26.36%) Fortinet
5 24 (21.82%) Juniper
6 19 (17.27%) SolarWinds
7 17 (15.45%) Meraki
8 10 (9.09%) VMware
9 8 (7.27%) Citrix
10 7 (6.36%) HP
11 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
12 5 (4.55%) Aruba
12 5 (4.55%) F5
12 5 (4.55%) SAP
13 4 (3.64%) Darktrace
13 4 (3.64%) Forcepoint
13 4 (3.64%) LexisNexis
13 4 (3.64%) Proofpoint
14 3 (2.73%) Blue Coat
14 3 (2.73%) Infoblox