The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 277 301 305
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 26 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 1.35% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 17
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -7.20%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
HSRP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HSRP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

HSRP Salary Trend in the City of London

HSRP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSRP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

HSRP Salary Histogram in the City of London

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (86.27%) BGP
3 40 (78.43%) Firewall
4 39 (76.47%) OSPF
5 35 (68.63%) LAN
5 35 (68.63%) VPN
6 34 (66.67%) WAN
7 31 (60.78%) VRRP
8 30 (58.82%) EIGRP
9 28 (54.90%) CheckPoint
10 24 (47.06%) MPLS
11 23 (45.10%) TCP/IP
11 23 (45.10%) IPsec
12 22 (43.14%) VoIP
13 21 (41.18%) Data Centre
14 19 (37.25%) Spanning Tree
14 19 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (37.25%) VLAN
15 18 (35.29%) Network Design
15 18 (35.29%) Wireless
15 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (33.33%) F5
17 16 (31.37%) CCSA
18 15 (29.41%) Finance
18 15 (29.41%) SSL
18 15 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 14 (27.45%) CCNP
19 14 (27.45%) SNMP
20 12 (23.53%) Juniper
21 10 (19.61%) BIG-IP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 44 (86.27%) BGP
2 40 (78.43%) Firewall
3 39 (76.47%) OSPF
4 35 (68.63%) LAN
4 35 (68.63%) VPN
5 34 (66.67%) WAN
6 31 (60.78%) VRRP
7 30 (58.82%) EIGRP
8 24 (47.06%) MPLS
9 23 (45.10%) TCP/IP
9 23 (45.10%) IPsec
10 22 (43.14%) VoIP
11 19 (37.25%) VLAN
11 19 (37.25%) Spanning Tree
12 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (35.29%) Wireless
13 15 (29.41%) SSL
13 15 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (27.45%) SNMP
15 10 (19.61%) BIG-IP
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (31.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Network Support
4 8 (15.69%) Security Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Network Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Network Support
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Network Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) 802.1X
2 7 (13.73%) XMPP
3 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.96%) Equities
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Network Design
2 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
2 7 (13.73%) Investment Management
2 7 (13.73%) Change Management
3 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.80%) Validation
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Network Management
4 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Low Latency
5 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.92%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Python
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (31.37%) CCSA
3 14 (27.45%) CCNP
4 9 (17.65%) Degree
5 8 (15.69%) CCNA
6 7 (13.73%) CCSP
7 5 (9.80%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.96%) CCDA
8 1 (1.96%) RHCE
8 1 (1.96%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) GlusterFS
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (9.80%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.96%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (54.90%) CheckPoint
3 17 (33.33%) F5
4 12 (23.53%) Juniper
5 9 (17.65%) Verint
5 9 (17.65%) CyberTech
6 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 6 (11.76%) Aruba
6 6 (11.76%) VMware
6 6 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 5 (9.80%) Citrix
7 5 (9.80%) CA
7 5 (9.80%) Meraki
8 3 (5.88%) IPFX
8 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.88%) McAfee
8 3 (5.88%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.92%) EMC
9 2 (3.92%) Avaya
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34 - £37 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago