The first table below looks at the demand for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 131 137 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.044% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.14% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 717 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.23% 31.47% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 408 560 447
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HSRP
Berkshire

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HSRP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

HSRP Salary Trend in Reading

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) RIP
3 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (70.00%) IGRP
4 7 (70.00%) TACACS
4 7 (70.00%) H.323
4 7 (70.00%) IPv6
4 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (70.00%) SNMP
4 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (70.00%) WLAN
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 7 (70.00%) POP3
4 7 (70.00%) SMTP
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) IKE
4 7 (70.00%) IPX
4 7 (70.00%) IPX/SPX
4 7 (70.00%) PPP
4 7 (70.00%) VLAN
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) Frame Relay
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) RIP
3 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (70.00%) IGRP
4 7 (70.00%) TACACS
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 7 (70.00%) IPv6
4 7 (70.00%) SNMP
4 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (70.00%) WLAN
4 7 (70.00%) POP3
4 7 (70.00%) SMTP
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) IKE
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Consultant
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
1 2 (20.00%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft