Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 155 134
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing VRRP 2 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.096% 0.076% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.45% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 22
Wales median annual salary £23,500 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.19% -2.63% +26.67%
10th Percentile £22,600 £41,875 £32,800
90th Percentile £24,400 £51,625 £51,250
UK median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.82% -10.53% +5.56%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 389 449 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.73% 16.98% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 332 339 411
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,775 £22,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VRRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 24 November 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
South Wales - 2 £23,500 -
VRRP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) RSVP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) GPON
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) GPON
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) RSVP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft