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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 65 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 1.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 7.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
147 140 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.88% 23.37% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 116 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 12 (63.16%) BGP
4 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (42.11%) LAN
6 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 8 (42.11%) DHCP
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) CCIP
6 8 (42.11%) MPLS
6 8 (42.11%) Telnet
6 8 (42.11%) Advertising
6 8 (42.11%) SSH
6 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
6 8 (42.11%) PuTTY
6 8 (42.11%) SecureCRT
7 7 (36.84%) MS Office
7 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) HP
7 7 (36.84%) Dell
7 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 7 (36.84%) VRRP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
1 7 (36.84%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (36.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) BGP
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (42.11%) PuTTY
5 8 (42.11%) SecureCRT
5 8 (42.11%) SSH
5 8 (42.11%) Telnet
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) VRRP
6 7 (36.84%) VLAN
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) NetScreen
General
1 8 (42.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Project Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Email Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCIP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
5 7 (36.84%) HP
5 7 (36.84%) Dell
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) WatchGuard
5 7 (36.84%) SonicWALL