The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 140 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.082% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.58% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £43,500 £47,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% -24.40%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,625 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.00%
HSRP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
733 688 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 29.39% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 395 485 613
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSRP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

HSRP Salary Histogram in Reading

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Juniper
2 13 (86.67%) VRRP
3 12 (80.00%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
4 11 (73.33%) LAN
5 10 (66.67%) ATM
5 10 (66.67%) ISDN
5 10 (66.67%) JNCIS
5 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
5 10 (66.67%) DSL
5 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (66.67%) GLBP
5 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (66.67%) Line Management
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 4 (26.67%) IPv6
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) Debian
9 2 (13.33%) OpenBSD
9 2 (13.33%) Subversion

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) VRRP
2 12 (80.00%) MPLS
3 11 (73.33%) LAN
3 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
4 10 (66.67%) ATM
4 10 (66.67%) ISDN
4 10 (66.67%) DSL
4 10 (66.67%) GLBP
5 5 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) IPv6
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (13.33%) LDAP
8 2 (13.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) OpenBSD
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 10 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CCNP
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) JNCIS
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.67%) CCIP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Foundry
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds