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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 901 954
Rank change year-on-year +66 +53  
Permanent jobs citing RSVP 17 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.047% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.27% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 8
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +18.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £38,050
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £54,390
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,800
% change year-on-year +10.00% +19.61%  

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 13624 18170 19810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.37% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11093 15040 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

RSVP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RSVP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RSVP in the UK

RSVP
Top 6 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 30 March 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 17 £55,000 +10.00% 2
London +65 10 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South East +37 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +26 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Croydon - 2 £52,500 -
City of London - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) MPLS
2 31 (96.88%) BGP
2 31 (96.88%) Juniper
3 28 (87.50%) CCNP
3 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (84.38%) OSPF
5 25 (78.13%) JNCIP
6 18 (56.25%) VPLS
6 18 (56.25%) Firewall
7 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (53.13%) Junos
8 14 (43.75%) Network Architecture
8 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
8 14 (43.75%) VPN
9 13 (40.63%) CCSP
9 13 (40.63%) Network Design
10 12 (37.50%) JNCIS
11 11 (34.38%) VoIP
11 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (34.38%) Network Security
12 10 (31.25%) F5
12 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (31.25%) HAProxy
12 10 (31.25%) Fortinet
12 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
12 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
12 10 (31.25%) WatchGuard
12 10 (31.25%) SonicWALL
12 10 (31.25%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) MPLS
2 31 (96.88%) BGP
3 27 (84.38%) OSPF
4 18 (56.25%) Firewall
4 18 (56.25%) VPLS
5 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (53.13%) Junos
6 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
6 14 (43.75%) VPN
7 11 (34.38%) Network Security
7 11 (34.38%) VoIP
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (31.25%) FabricPath
8 10 (31.25%) NetScreen
9 6 (18.75%) Multicast
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (15.63%) IP Telephony
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (9.38%) IPsec
11 3 (9.38%) LAN
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Network Consultant
4 10 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (31.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Eurex
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Network Architecture
2 13 (40.63%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) CCNP
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (78.13%) JNCIP
3 13 (40.63%) CCSP
4 12 (37.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.13%) CCIP
5 1 (3.13%) HND
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (96.88%) Juniper
3 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 10 (31.25%) F5
3 10 (31.25%) Fortinet
3 10 (31.25%) Riverbed
3 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
3 10 (31.25%) SonicWALL
3 10 (31.25%) WatchGuard
4 4 (12.50%) Arista
5 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.13%) HP
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