Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RANCID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RANCID over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RANCID
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1171 1192 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +1332
Permanent jobs citing RANCID 21 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.011% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 0
UK median annual salary £46,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year -28.33% - -

RANCID is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15882 16062 16640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.84% 8.69% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13022 12988 13610
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

RANCID
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RANCID in the UK

RANCID
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RANCID in the UK

RANCID
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RANCID over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for RANCID in the UK

RANCID
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RANCID within the UK over the 6 months to 11 December 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
England +27 20 £46,500 -22.50% 7
UK excluding London +7 20 £43,000 -28.33% 7
North of England +1 19 £43,000 -28.33% 5
North West -9 19 £43,000 -28.33% 5
London - 1 £80,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing RANCID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RANCID.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) Juniper
2 20 (95.24%) Nagios
2 20 (95.24%) BGP
2 20 (95.24%) SNMP
2 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) TACACS
2 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Cacti
2 20 (95.24%) Network Management
3 19 (90.48%) Puppet
3 19 (90.48%) MRTG
3 19 (90.48%) OpenNMS
3 19 (90.48%) PCI DSS
3 19 (90.48%) SCCM
3 19 (90.48%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (90.48%) Huawei
3 19 (90.48%) Ethernet
3 19 (90.48%) Broadband
3 19 (90.48%) Configuration Management
3 19 (90.48%) Ericsson
3 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
4 18 (85.71%) Telecoms
5 14 (66.67%) VRRP
5 14 (66.67%) OSPF
5 14 (66.67%) VLAN
5 14 (66.67%) VPN
5 14 (66.67%) HSRP
6 13 (61.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (61.90%) VoIP

RANCID
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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BGP
1 20 (95.24%) DNS
1 20 (95.24%) Firewall
1 20 (95.24%) SNMP
1 20 (95.24%) TACACS
2 19 (90.48%) Broadband
2 19 (90.48%) Ethernet
2 19 (90.48%) MRTG
2 19 (90.48%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (66.67%) HSRP
3 14 (66.67%) OSPF
3 14 (66.67%) VLAN
3 14 (66.67%) VPN
3 14 (66.67%) VRRP
4 13 (61.90%) IPv6
4 13 (61.90%) MPLS
4 13 (61.90%) VoIP
5 12 (57.14%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) Junos
7 7 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Designer
2 7 (33.33%) Network Designer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Network Management
2 19 (90.48%) Configuration Management
3 11 (52.38%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (23.81%) Network Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Perl
1 13 (61.90%) PHP
1 13 (61.90%) Python
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Cacti
1 20 (95.24%) Nagios
2 19 (90.48%) OpenNMS
2 19 (90.48%) Puppet
2 19 (90.48%) SCCM
3 7 (33.33%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) Juniper
3 19 (90.48%) Ericsson
3 19 (90.48%) Huawei
4 7 (33.33%) Brocade
4 7 (33.33%) Foundry
4 7 (33.33%) ZyXEL
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) VMware