The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 87 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 3.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
HSRP
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 218 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.82% 17.69% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 216 197 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

HSRP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

HSRP Salary Trend in South Wales

HSRP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 -
HSRP
Wales

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) CCNP
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) BGP
3 13 (86.67%) VPN
3 13 (86.67%) LAN
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (66.67%) SLA
5 9 (60.00%) VRRP
6 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
6 8 (53.33%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (53.33%) F5
6 8 (53.33%) FWSM
6 8 (53.33%) Capacity Management
6 8 (53.33%) IPsec
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) Network Security
7 6 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) Juniper
8 5 (33.33%) SAP Certification
8 5 (33.33%) Telnet
8 5 (33.33%) MPLS
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) CCIP
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
8 5 (33.33%) DHCP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) BGP
3 13 (86.67%) LAN
3 13 (86.67%) VPN
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (60.00%) VRRP
6 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
6 8 (53.33%) FWSM
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (53.33%) IPsec
7 6 (40.00%) Network Security
8 5 (33.33%) SSH
8 5 (33.33%) Telnet
8 5 (33.33%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) DHCP
8 5 (33.33%) PuTTY
8 5 (33.33%) SecureCRT
8 5 (33.33%) MPLS
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (53.33%) Capacity Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Email Migration
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIP
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) SLA
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.67%) Dell