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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 135 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 8 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.40% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
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
743 713 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.57% 30.80% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 422 513 387
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 2014.

HSRP Salary Histogram in Reading

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) MPLS
2 14 (87.50%) OSPF
2 14 (87.50%) BGP
3 12 (75.00%) IPv6
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (75.00%) VoIP
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) VLAN
3 12 (75.00%) Network Security
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (62.50%) NetScaler
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (62.50%) F5
5 10 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (62.50%) Frame Relay
5 10 (62.50%) IPsec
5 10 (62.50%) EIGRP
5 10 (62.50%) IGRP
5 10 (62.50%) TACACS
5 10 (62.50%) H.323
5 10 (62.50%) WLAN
5 10 (62.50%) POP3
5 10 (62.50%) SMTP
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 10 (62.50%) IKE
5 10 (62.50%) IPX
5 10 (62.50%) IPX/SPX
5 10 (62.50%) PPP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) MPLS
1 14 (87.50%) OSPF
1 14 (87.50%) BGP
2 12 (75.00%) IPv6
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
2 12 (75.00%) VLAN
2 12 (75.00%) Network Security
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (62.50%) H.323
4 10 (62.50%) Frame Relay
4 10 (62.50%) IPsec
4 10 (62.50%) NetScaler
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) IKE
4 10 (62.50%) IPX
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Network Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Cacti
1 2 (12.50%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 10 (62.50%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Names.co.uk
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago