The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 155 157 164
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.098% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 0.82% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
HSRP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.93% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HSRP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

HSRP Salary Trend in Scotland

HSRP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Glasgow -11 2 £40,000 -5.88%
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 4 (66.67%) X.25
3 4 (66.67%) ATM
3 4 (66.67%) ISDN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) PPP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) ATM
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) ISDN
3 4 (66.67%) PPP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) X.25
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) FWSM
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware