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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 149 138 141
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.66% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
754 760 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.57% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 406 513 657
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Juniper
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) VRRP
4 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
5 9 (64.29%) CCNP
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
5 9 (64.29%) LAN
6 8 (57.14%) ATM
6 8 (57.14%) ISDN
6 8 (57.14%) DSL
6 8 (57.14%) JNCIS
6 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
6 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
6 8 (57.14%) Line Management
6 8 (57.14%) GLBP
6 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (42.86%) OSPF
7 6 (42.86%) BGP
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) IPv6
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) IPsec
10 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 2 (14.29%) VLAN

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
1 11 (78.57%) VRRP
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
3 8 (57.14%) ATM
3 8 (57.14%) ISDN
3 8 (57.14%) DSL
3 8 (57.14%) GLBP
4 6 (42.86%) OSPF
4 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) IPv6
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) IPsec
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) IPv4
7 2 (14.29%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Debian
1 2 (14.29%) OpenBSD
1 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (57.14%) Line Management
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) JNCIS
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OPNET
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Foundry
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Huawei
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 10 days ago