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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 71 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 0.90% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 4.72% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +8.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
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
108 127 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.72% 19.16% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 90 110 53
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Radware
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Radware
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint