The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 714 729 745
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 164 133 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.76% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 153 107 120
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
HSRP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19182 17614 21232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.99% 17.43% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15280 14335 17452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

HSRP
Salary Trend in England

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

HSRP Salary Trend in England

HSRP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSRP across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

HSRP Salary Histogram in England

HSRP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 62 £52,500 +16.66% 5
South East +10 50 £47,500 - 6
Yorkshire -26 23 £47,500 +5.55%
East of England -14 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -23 4 £35,000 -
North East -20 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 233 (95.88%) Cisco
2 205 (84.36%) BGP
3 194 (79.84%) MPLS
4 192 (79.01%) OSPF
5 173 (71.19%) Cisco Certification
6 165 (67.90%) VPN
7 150 (61.73%) EIGRP
8 149 (61.32%) CCNP
9 131 (53.91%) Firewall
10 119 (48.97%) WAN
11 115 (47.33%) Juniper
12 114 (46.91%) LAN
13 107 (44.03%) Wireless
14 106 (43.62%) VLAN
14 106 (43.62%) TCP/IP
15 83 (34.16%) VRRP
16 79 (32.51%) CheckPoint
16 79 (32.51%) F5
17 69 (28.40%) Cisco ASA
17 69 (28.40%) RIP
18 66 (27.16%) IPsec
19 63 (25.93%) VoIP
20 62 (25.51%) SSL
21 59 (24.28%) Network Security
22 57 (23.46%) Load Balancing
23 55 (22.63%) VPLS
24 54 (22.22%) Network Management
25 52 (21.40%) Cisco Nexus
26 48 (19.75%) Cisco IOS
26 48 (19.75%) Internet

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (7.00%) Lync
2 10 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.65%) Apache
5 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.82%) Confluence
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (11.52%) MS Visio
2 15 (6.17%) MS Office
3 11 (4.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.06%) PaaS
3 4 (1.65%) IaaS
4 3 (1.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 205 (84.36%) BGP
2 194 (79.84%) MPLS
3 192 (79.01%) OSPF
4 165 (67.90%) VPN
5 150 (61.73%) EIGRP
6 131 (53.91%) Firewall
7 119 (48.97%) WAN
8 114 (46.91%) LAN
9 107 (44.03%) Wireless
10 106 (43.62%) VLAN
10 106 (43.62%) TCP/IP
11 83 (34.16%) VRRP
12 69 (28.40%) Cisco ASA
12 69 (28.40%) RIP
13 66 (27.16%) IPsec
14 63 (25.93%) VoIP
15 62 (25.51%) SSL
16 59 (24.28%) Network Security
17 55 (22.63%) VPLS
18 52 (21.40%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (4.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 40 (16.46%) Finance
2 33 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 22 (9.05%) Banking
4 21 (8.64%) Retail
5 6 (2.47%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.47%) French Language
6 5 (2.06%) Law
7 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (51.44%) Network Engineer
2 53 (21.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (10.29%) Security Engineer
4 24 (9.88%) Network Specialist
5 21 (8.64%) Senior Security Engineer
5 21 (8.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 19 (7.82%) Architect
7 18 (7.41%) Analyst
7 18 (7.41%) Network Architect
8 17 (7.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Lead Network Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Consultant
9 13 (5.35%) Network Analyst
10 12 (4.94%) Network Consultant
11 11 (4.53%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.53%) Security Consultant
11 11 (4.53%) Network Support
11 11 (4.53%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (4.12%) Senior Network Analyst
12 10 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.76%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (3.70%) AVVID
4 8 (3.29%) Clustering
4 8 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.65%) Open Source
7 3 (1.23%) Statistics
8 2 (0.82%) e-Health
8 2 (0.82%) IVR
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
8 2 (0.82%) SecurID
8 2 (0.82%) PKI
8 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.05%) Linux
2 34 (13.99%) Windows
3 15 (6.17%) Solaris
4 9 (3.70%) UNIX
5 6 (2.47%) CentOS
5 6 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.46%) Load Balancing
2 54 (22.22%) Network Management
3 44 (18.11%) ITIL
4 39 (16.05%) Service Delivery
5 35 (14.40%) Project Management
5 35 (14.40%) Network Design
6 31 (12.76%) Change Management
7 30 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (6.17%) Process Improvement
9 15 (6.17%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (6.17%) PRINCE
10 13 (5.35%) Change Control
11 12 (4.94%) Business Continuity
11 12 (4.94%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (4.53%) Network Architecture
13 10 (4.12%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.12%) Line Management
14 9 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.06%) SQL
2 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.41%) Python
2 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 173 (71.19%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (61.32%) CCNP
3 36 (14.81%) CCNA
4 29 (11.93%) Degree
5 23 (9.47%) CCIE
6 16 (6.58%) CCDP
7 7 (2.88%) CCDA
8 6 (2.47%) CCSA
8 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.06%) JNCIS
9 5 (2.06%) CCSE
10 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.23%) CISSP
11 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.23%) MCSE
11 3 (1.23%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.23%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.52%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.12%) vSphere
3 9 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.88%) vCloud
4 7 (2.88%) Firmware
5 3 (1.23%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (9.47%) HP NNM
2 21 (8.64%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (3.70%) SCOM
4 8 (3.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (2.47%) OpenView
5 6 (2.47%) Nagios
6 4 (1.65%) Cacti
7 2 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.41%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.41%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 233 (95.88%) Cisco
2 115 (47.33%) Juniper
3 79 (32.51%) CheckPoint
3 79 (32.51%) F5
4 47 (19.34%) Aruba
5 41 (16.87%) SolarWinds
6 38 (15.64%) HP
6 38 (15.64%) VMware
7 22 (9.05%) Riverbed
8 19 (7.82%) Avaya
9 18 (7.41%) Citrix
10 13 (5.35%) Microsoft
10 13 (5.35%) Fortinet
11 12 (4.94%) McAfee
12 9 (3.70%) IronPort
13 6 (2.47%) Foundry
14 5 (2.06%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.65%) Oracle
15 4 (1.65%) Dell
15 4 (1.65%) ProCurve
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great package and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 26 days ago