The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 75 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 5 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.62% 1.02% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 4.61% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
HSRP
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 152 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.28% 22.22% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 126 138 79
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HSRP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HSRP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSRP across the Cardiff region.

HSRP Salary Trend in Cardiff

HSRP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing HSRP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HSRP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) VRRP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) VLAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 10 (66.67%) RIP
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) OSPF
3 10 (66.67%) BGP
3 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 10 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) Dell
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (13.33%) CCIE
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) VMware

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing HSRP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HSRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) VRRP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) VLAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 10 (66.67%) RIP
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
2 10 (66.67%) BGP
2 10 (66.67%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 6 (40.00%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) VMware