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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 284 315 315
Rank change year-on-year
+31 0
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 30 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.87% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 20
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1832 1844 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.69% 15.18% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1627 2150
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

HSRP Salary Histogram in the City of London

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 58 (98.31%) Cisco
2 54 (91.53%) MPLS
3 52 (88.14%) OSPF
3 52 (88.14%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (86.44%) WAN
5 49 (83.05%) VPN
5 49 (83.05%) BGP
5 49 (83.05%) Wireless
6 48 (81.36%) EIGRP
6 48 (81.36%) CCNP
6 48 (81.36%) LAN
7 42 (71.19%) VLAN
8 36 (61.02%) Juniper
9 34 (57.63%) VoIP
10 33 (55.93%) Aruba
11 31 (52.54%) VPLS
12 30 (50.85%) GLBP
13 26 (44.07%) Cisco IOS
13 26 (44.07%) RIP
14 25 (42.37%) SolarWinds
15 24 (40.68%) Network Security
15 24 (40.68%) Firewall
15 24 (40.68%) VRRP
16 22 (37.29%) CheckPoint
17 20 (33.90%) DNS
17 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (32.20%) Network Management
19 17 (28.81%) Network Design
20 16 (27.12%) DHCP
21 14 (23.73%) Multicast

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.95%) Lync
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 54 (91.53%) MPLS
2 52 (88.14%) OSPF
3 51 (86.44%) WAN
4 49 (83.05%) VPN
4 49 (83.05%) BGP
4 49 (83.05%) Wireless
5 48 (81.36%) EIGRP
5 48 (81.36%) LAN
6 42 (71.19%) VLAN
7 34 (57.63%) VoIP
8 31 (52.54%) VPLS
9 30 (50.85%) GLBP
10 26 (44.07%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (44.07%) RIP
11 24 (40.68%) Network Security
11 24 (40.68%) Firewall
11 24 (40.68%) VRRP
12 20 (33.90%) DNS
12 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (27.12%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Law
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Network Engineer
2 27 (45.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (38.98%) Security Engineer
4 20 (33.90%) Senior Security Engineer
5 19 (32.20%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (27.12%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 13 (22.03%) Lead Network Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Network Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Network Analyst
11 2 (3.39%) Network Team Leader
11 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
11 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.69%) Network Consultant
12 1 (1.69%) Consultant
12 1 (1.69%) Systems Engineer
12 1 (1.69%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.08%) AVVID
3 3 (5.08%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) SecurID
4 2 (3.39%) e-Health
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Solaris
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Network Management
2 17 (28.81%) Network Design
3 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing
4 10 (16.95%) Project Management
5 9 (15.25%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.17%) Capacity Management
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.78%) Change Management
8 3 (5.08%) Information Security
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.08%) Change Control
8 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Data Security
9 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 52 (88.14%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (81.36%) CCNP
3 11 (18.64%) CCNA
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) CCSA
4 4 (6.78%) CCDA
4 4 (6.78%) CCDP
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
6 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.39%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 58 (98.31%) Cisco
2 36 (61.02%) Juniper
3 33 (55.93%) Aruba
4 25 (42.37%) SolarWinds
5 22 (37.29%) CheckPoint
6 12 (20.34%) F5
7 9 (15.25%) Avaya
8 5 (8.47%) Fortinet
9 4 (6.78%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (6.78%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.78%) McAfee
9 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.08%) HP
10 3 (5.08%) Citrix
10 3 (5.08%) BT
10 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.08%) Brocade
10 3 (5.08%) IronPort
10 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
11 2 (3.39%) Aerohive Networks
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JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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