The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RSVP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RSVP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 907 955
Rank change year-on-year +62 +48  
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 29 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.028% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.17% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 8
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,371 £36,250 £40,125
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £90,500 £60,625
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -15.00% -2.43%  

RSVP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35626 41572 45755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,875 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

RSVP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RSVP in the UK

RSVP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RSVP in the UK

RSVP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RSVP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RSVP in the UK

RSVP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSVP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 23 £50,000 - 3
UK excluding London +34 23 £42,500 -15.00%
North of England +4 12 £45,000 -10.00%
London +34 6 £67,500 +80.00% 3
Scotland - 6 £35,265 -
South East +36 4 £46,250 -7.50%
Midlands +2 1 £75,000 +50.00%

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing RSVP 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 RSVP.

1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (97.87%) MPLS
2 46 (97.87%) BGP
3 45 (95.74%) Juniper
4 40 (85.11%) OSPF
5 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (70.21%) CCNP
7 27 (57.45%) Firewall
8 26 (55.32%) JNCIP
9 25 (53.19%) VPN
10 24 (51.06%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (46.81%) VPLS
11 22 (46.81%) Junos
12 17 (36.17%) Network Design
13 16 (34.04%) LAN
13 16 (34.04%) EIGRP
13 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (34.04%) HSRP
13 16 (34.04%) Multicast
14 15 (31.91%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (27.66%) Spanning Tree
15 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
15 13 (27.66%) IPv6
16 12 (25.53%) Ethernet
16 12 (25.53%) IPsec
16 12 (25.53%) Network Security
16 12 (25.53%) FabricPath
17 11 (23.40%) CCIP
17 11 (23.40%) Internet
18 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint

RSVP
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 46 (97.87%) BGP
1 46 (97.87%) MPLS
2 40 (85.11%) OSPF
3 27 (57.45%) Firewall
4 25 (53.19%) VPN
5 24 (51.06%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (46.81%) Junos
6 22 (46.81%) VPLS
7 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (34.04%) EIGRP
7 16 (34.04%) HSRP
7 16 (34.04%) LAN
7 16 (34.04%) Multicast
8 15 (31.91%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (27.66%) IPv6
9 13 (27.66%) Spanning Tree
10 12 (25.53%) Ethernet
10 12 (25.53%) FabricPath
10 12 (25.53%) IPsec
10 12 (25.53%) Network Security
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Juniper Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) IP Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Network Consultant
5 7 (14.89%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) IP Network Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Core Network Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Provisioning Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Core Network Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) 802.1X
2 6 (12.77%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Eurex
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Network Design
2 9 (19.15%) Network Architecture
3 7 (14.89%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (12.77%) Network Packet Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Web Filtering
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Process Management
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Service Design
6 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.26%) CRM
9 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.13%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (70.21%) CCNP
3 26 (55.32%) JNCIP
4 11 (23.40%) CCIP
5 9 (19.15%) JNCIS
6 8 (17.02%) CCNA
6 8 (17.02%) CCSP
7 5 (10.64%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) CCIE
8 1 (2.13%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Cacti
1 7 (14.89%) FortiGate
1 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (12.77%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (95.74%) Juniper
3 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
4 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
4 10 (21.28%) F5
5 9 (19.15%) Fortinet
6 7 (14.89%) Arista
6 7 (14.89%) BT
7 6 (12.77%) Riverbed
7 6 (12.77%) SonicWALL
7 6 (12.77%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.13%) Redback
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago