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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank - 247 237
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.028% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
HSRP
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
947 1050 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.52% 14.68% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 763 888 881
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HSRP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HSRP Salary Trend in the North West

HSRP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 3 (42.86%) GLBP
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) GLBP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
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