The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 140 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 0.61% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £51,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
HSRP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
427 490 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.56% 21.08% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 322 387 320
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

HSRP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HSRP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

HSRP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Watford - 5 £48,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
HSRP
East of England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) VRRP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (60.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) OSPF
4 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) GLBP
6 4 (40.00%) Multicast
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) ADSL
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) RIP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) VRRP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) OSPF
4 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
6 4 (40.00%) GLBP
6 4 (40.00%) Multicast
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) ADSL
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) RIP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP NNM
1 3 (30.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 6 (60.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Crossbeam
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet