Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 678 696
Rank change year-on-year -145 +18 +44
Permanent jobs citing EIGRP 334 587 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 2.08% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 286 487 519
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 24,292 28,179 32,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.90% 15.63% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19,150 22,892 26,351
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for EIGRP in the UK

EIGRP
Top 14 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 16 November 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 -130 316 £50,000 -13.04% 38
London -44 164 £60,000 - 21
UK excluding London -119 157 £45,000 -5.26% 20
South West +14 47 £43,750 -2.78% 3
North of England -49 44 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire +3 26 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Midlands +22 23 £47,500 - 7
South East -13 23 £52,500 +0.96%
West Midlands +36 22 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North West -38 18 £38,250 -19.47% 2
East of England -7 15 £67,500 - 2
Scotland -4 4 £42,500 -4.49% 3
Wales +5 1 £50,000 +41.84%
East Midlands -9 1 £47,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 325 (97.31%) Cisco
2 314 (94.01%) BGP
3 262 (78.44%) OSPF
4 261 (78.14%) Cisco Certification
5 242 (72.46%) CCNP
6 203 (60.78%) Firewall
7 180 (53.89%) WAN
8 170 (50.90%) LAN
9 163 (48.80%) MPLS
10 138 (41.32%) Wireless
11 131 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 111 (33.23%) Cisco ASA
13 105 (31.44%) VPN
14 88 (26.35%) Finance
15 85 (25.45%) CheckPoint
16 83 (24.85%) Cisco IOS
17 81 (24.25%) Data Centre
18 80 (23.95%) CCIE
19 76 (22.75%) IPsec
20 75 (22.46%) Juniper
21 73 (21.86%) VMware
22 72 (21.56%) VoIP
22 72 (21.56%) Python
23 71 (21.26%) CCNA
23 71 (21.26%) Cisco Wireless
24 69 (20.66%) Network Monitoring
25 67 (20.06%) Palo Alto
26 65 (19.46%) Banking
27 62 (18.56%) F5
28 61 (18.26%) SolarWinds

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 16 (4.79%) CMS
2 11 (3.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (3.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.40%) Office 365
4 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.90%) IaaS
5 3 (0.90%) PaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Serverless
6 2 (0.60%) Akamai
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 314 (94.01%) BGP
2 262 (78.44%) OSPF
3 203 (60.78%) Firewall
4 180 (53.89%) WAN
5 170 (50.90%) LAN
6 163 (48.80%) MPLS
7 138 (41.32%) Wireless
8 131 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 111 (33.23%) Cisco ASA
10 105 (31.44%) VPN
11 83 (24.85%) Cisco IOS
12 76 (22.75%) IPsec
13 72 (21.56%) VoIP
14 71 (21.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 58 (17.37%) Wireshark
16 54 (16.17%) Network Security
17 50 (14.97%) NX-OS
18 42 (12.57%) VLAN
19 41 (12.28%) Multicast
20 40 (11.98%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (16.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.90%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 88 (26.35%) Finance
2 65 (19.46%) Banking
3 30 (8.98%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.49%) French Language
4 15 (4.49%) German Language
4 15 (4.49%) Italian Language
4 15 (4.49%) Spanish Language
5 14 (4.19%) Front Office
6 8 (2.40%) Advertising
7 6 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.80%) Retail
8 3 (0.90%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 215 (64.37%) Network Engineer
2 52 (15.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 41 (12.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 41 (12.28%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (7.19%) Voice Engineer
5 23 (6.89%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 20 (5.99%) Security Engineer
7 18 (5.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (5.09%) Consultant
9 15 (4.49%) Analyst
10 14 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.19%) Network Manager
10 14 (4.19%) Telephony Engineer
10 14 (4.19%) Voice Network Engineer
11 13 (3.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 13 (3.89%) Network Consultant
11 13 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.59%) Architect
13 11 (3.29%) Network Analyst
13 11 (3.29%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.59%) XMPP
2 16 (4.79%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.50%) HTML
4 4 (1.20%) XML
5 3 (0.90%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) OAuth
6 1 (0.30%) OpenID
6 1 (0.30%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (24.25%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.79%) Fintech
4 9 (2.69%) Clustering
5 8 (2.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.50%) BBC
7 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.20%) Digital Signage
8 4 (1.20%) IPTV
9 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.78%) Linux
2 27 (8.08%) Windows
3 16 (4.79%) CentOS
4 14 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.89%) Fedora
6 11 (3.29%) Unix
7 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.90%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.60%) SUSE
10 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.30%) CatOS
11 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (20.66%) Network Monitoring
2 50 (14.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 45 (13.47%) Service Management
4 44 (13.17%) Security Patching
5 43 (12.87%) Incident Management
6 42 (12.57%) Capacity Management
7 39 (11.68%) Load Balancing
8 29 (8.68%) Network Architecture
8 29 (8.68%) Network Management
9 27 (8.08%) Mentoring
9 27 (8.08%) Network Design
10 21 (6.29%) Presales
11 20 (5.99%) Low Latency
12 18 (5.39%) Capacity Planning
12 18 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (5.09%) DevOps
13 17 (5.09%) ITIL
14 16 (4.79%) Business Development
14 16 (4.79%) High Availability
15 15 (4.49%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 72 (21.56%) Python
2 31 (9.28%) Perl
3 17 (5.09%) Bash Shell
4 14 (4.19%) Shell Script
5 13 (3.89%) Bourne shell
5 13 (3.89%) Korn
5 13 (3.89%) Ruby
6 9 (2.69%) SQL
7 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.60%) Lisp
8 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.30%) Java
9 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 261 (78.14%) Cisco Certification
2 242 (72.46%) CCNP
3 80 (23.95%) CCIE
4 71 (21.26%) CCNA
5 56 (16.77%) CCVP
6 31 (9.28%) Degree
7 27 (8.08%) Security Cleared
8 23 (6.89%) SC Cleared
9 19 (5.69%) CCSP
10 18 (5.39%) DV Cleared
11 16 (4.79%) CCIP
12 13 (3.89%) Numerate Degree
12 13 (3.89%) RHCA
12 13 (3.89%) RHCE
12 13 (3.89%) RHCSA
13 9 (2.69%) CCSA
14 7 (2.10%) CCNP Voice
14 7 (2.10%) JNCIE
15 6 (1.80%) JNCIS
16 5 (1.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.50%) GDPR
2 5 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.20%) QA
3 4 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) SAS 70
System Software
1 57 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.40%) Firmware
4 7 (2.10%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.90%) Snort
6 3 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.90%) vSphere
6 3 (0.90%) XenApp
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (15.87%) Nagios
2 40 (11.98%) Cisco LMS
2 40 (11.98%) Opsview
3 38 (11.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 25 (7.49%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (6.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 21 (6.29%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (3.29%) FortiGate
7 10 (2.99%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (2.99%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (1.50%) Packer
9 4 (1.20%) Nessus
10 3 (0.90%) Ansible
10 3 (0.90%) EnCase
10 3 (0.90%) Nexpose
10 3 (0.90%) Nmap
10 3 (0.90%) Suricata
11 2 (0.60%) Cacti
11 2 (0.60%) Graphite
11 2 (0.60%) QRadar
Vendors
1 325 (97.31%) Cisco
2 85 (25.45%) CheckPoint
3 75 (22.46%) Juniper
4 73 (21.86%) VMware
5 67 (20.06%) Palo Alto
6 62 (18.56%) F5
7 61 (18.26%) SolarWinds
8 37 (11.08%) Microsoft
9 36 (10.78%) Fortinet
10 26 (7.78%) Meraki
10 26 (7.78%) Riverbed
11 24 (7.19%) Citrix
12 23 (6.89%) Speakerbus
13 19 (5.69%) BT
14 17 (5.09%) Arista
15 16 (4.79%) Mitel
15 16 (4.79%) Red Hat
16 12 (3.59%) Etrali
16 12 (3.59%) HP
16 12 (3.59%) Red Box