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

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 3 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% - 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% - 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year -5.00% +19.76%  

VRRP 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 176 247 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.99% 17.72% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 150 217 267
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in Wales

VRRP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VRRP in Wales

VRRP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
VRRP
UK

VRRP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing VRRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) SONET
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) Sun
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SLA

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) SONET
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) F5