The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 666 866 745
Rank change year-on-year
+200 -121
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 229 80 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 0.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 177 68 134
Average salary £47,600 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £61,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HSRP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSRP within the UK.

HSRP Salary Trend in the UK

HSRP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSRP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

HSRP Salary Histogram in the UK

HSRP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
England +185 202 £47,500 -15.17% 16
South East +78 76 £50,000 +21.21% 8
London +60 65 £52,500 -9.48% 4
City of London +49 27 £55,000 -5.17% 2
Surrey - 19 £35,250 - 2
Oxfordshire - 17 £64,000 - 1
East of England +23 16 £45,000 -11.76% 3
East Midlands - 16 £47,500 -
Hampshire +11 15 £50,000 +35.13% 4
Northamptonshire - 15 £47,500 -
Wales -3 14 £47,500 +30.13% 2
South Wales -7 14 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Northampton - 13 £47,500 -
Oxford - 13 £64,000 -
West Midlands - 12 £29,000 -
Scotland - 11 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 11 £29,000 -
Glasgow - 11 £60,000 -
Cardiff +2 10 £47,500 +31.94% 1
West Sussex - 9 £55,000 -
Berkshire -2 8 - -
East Sussex - 8 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +17 7 £47,500 -6.86% 1
Reading -6 7 - -
South West -6 7 £40,000 +42.85%
Chertsey - 7 £35,000 - 1
Bristol - 7 £40,000 -
Dudley - 7 £29,000 -
Farnborough -7 6 £50,000 -
Leeds +26 5 £52,500 +16.66%

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 397 (89.01%) Cisco
2 342 (76.68%) BGP
3 338 (75.78%) Firewall
4 301 (67.49%) Cisco Certification
5 296 (66.37%) OSPF
6 255 (57.17%) EIGRP
7 249 (55.83%) CCNP
8 241 (54.04%) VPN
9 231 (51.79%) LAN
10 224 (50.22%) MPLS
11 222 (49.78%) WAN
12 195 (43.72%) VRRP
13 193 (43.27%) Cisco ASA
14 185 (41.48%) TCP/IP
15 168 (37.67%) Wireless
16 160 (35.87%) Data Centre
17 151 (33.86%) VLAN
18 149 (33.41%) CheckPoint
19 131 (29.37%) Juniper
20 124 (27.80%) IPsec
21 116 (26.01%) F5
22 114 (25.56%) DNS
22 114 (25.56%) SSL
23 111 (24.89%) Load Balancing
24 109 (24.44%) CCNA
25 107 (23.99%) DHCP
26 99 (22.20%) Network Security
27 94 (21.08%) Spanning Tree
27 94 (21.08%) ITIL
28 91 (20.40%) HP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (5.38%) Lync
2 20 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.45%) Apache
5 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.47%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.48%) IaaS
2 8 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 342 (76.68%) BGP
2 338 (75.78%) Firewall
3 296 (66.37%) OSPF
4 255 (57.17%) EIGRP
5 241 (54.04%) VPN
6 231 (51.79%) LAN
7 224 (50.22%) MPLS
8 222 (49.78%) WAN
9 195 (43.72%) VRRP
10 193 (43.27%) Cisco ASA
11 185 (41.48%) TCP/IP
12 168 (37.67%) Wireless
13 151 (33.86%) VLAN
14 124 (27.80%) IPsec
15 114 (25.56%) DNS
15 114 (25.56%) SSL
16 107 (23.99%) DHCP
17 99 (22.20%) Network Security
18 94 (21.08%) Spanning Tree
19 86 (19.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.45%) Subversion
3 1 (0.22%) Hudson
General
1 89 (19.96%) Finance
2 51 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.50%) Law
4 18 (4.04%) Advertising
5 13 (2.91%) Banking
6 9 (2.02%) Legal
6 9 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.57%) Electronics
8 6 (1.35%) Marketing
9 5 (1.12%) Publishing
10 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Retail
11 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.45%) Billing
11 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 266 (59.64%) Network Engineer
2 81 (18.16%) Senior Network Engineer
3 48 (10.76%) Network Support
4 41 (9.19%) Support Engineer
5 36 (8.07%) Network Support Engineer
6 31 (6.95%) Security Engineer
7 27 (6.05%) Network Analyst
7 27 (6.05%) Team Leader
7 27 (6.05%) Analyst
8 26 (5.83%) Consultant
9 24 (5.38%) Network Security Engineer
10 23 (5.16%) Architect
10 23 (5.16%) Network Manager
11 22 (4.93%) Network Team Leader
12 20 (4.48%) Network Architect
12 20 (4.48%) Cisco Engineer
13 19 (4.26%) Network Consultant
14 18 (4.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (4.04%) Network Specialist
15 17 (3.81%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.71%) CSS
2 18 (4.04%) ISPF
3 2 (0.45%) X-Windows
3 2 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (35.87%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 17 (3.81%) Clustering
4 13 (2.91%) EqualLogic
4 13 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.47%) Derivative
6 8 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.57%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.12%) Replication
9 5 (1.12%) FlexPod
10 3 (0.67%) User Experience
10 3 (0.67%) Kindle
10 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.45%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.45%) GIS
11 2 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.02%) Linux
2 63 (14.13%) Windows
3 35 (7.85%) UNIX
4 6 (1.35%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.67%) CentOS
6 3 (0.67%) Debian
7 2 (0.45%) OpenBSD
7 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (24.89%) Load Balancing
2 94 (21.08%) ITIL
3 79 (17.71%) Network Design
4 58 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (11.43%) Network Management
6 45 (10.09%) Network Monitoring
7 42 (9.42%) Network Architecture
8 39 (8.74%) High Availability
9 31 (6.95%) Change Management
10 30 (6.73%) Business Continuity
11 29 (6.50%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (6.50%) Project Management
11 29 (6.50%) Migration
12 27 (6.05%) Service Delivery
13 23 (5.16%) Security Architecture
14 22 (4.93%) Vulnerability Management
15 21 (4.71%) Mentoring
16 20 (4.48%) WAN Optimisation
16 20 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
17 18 (4.04%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.67%) Python
2 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (0.45%) Perl
2 2 (0.45%) PHP
2 2 (0.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 301 (67.49%) Cisco Certification
2 249 (55.83%) CCNP
3 109 (24.44%) CCNA
4 67 (15.02%) Degree
5 60 (13.45%) CCIE
6 29 (6.50%) CCDP
7 25 (5.61%) CCSA
8 21 (4.71%) CCDA
9 13 (2.91%) JNCIP
10 12 (2.69%) CCSP
11 9 (2.02%) CCSE
12 7 (1.57%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.57%) CCIP
13 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.35%) JNCIS
13 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.12%) JNCIA
14 5 (1.12%) MCSE
15 3 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.09%) SLA
2 13 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.24%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (7.17%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.04%) XenApp
3 18 (4.04%) vSphere
4 15 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.69%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.90%) Firmware
9 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 49 (10.99%) CiscoWorks
2 20 (4.48%) SCCM
3 15 (3.36%) OPNET
4 14 (3.14%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (2.69%) HP NNM
6 11 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (1.57%) Nagios
9 6 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (0.90%) SCOM
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.67%) Netcool
11 3 (0.67%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.45%) Nessus
12 2 (0.45%) Cacti
13 1 (0.22%) WSUS
13 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.22%) Ansible
13 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 397 (89.01%) Cisco
2 149 (33.41%) CheckPoint
3 131 (29.37%) Juniper
4 116 (26.01%) F5
5 91 (20.40%) HP
6 74 (16.59%) SolarWinds
7 73 (16.37%) VMware
8 57 (12.78%) Citrix
9 37 (8.30%) Riverbed
10 34 (7.62%) Microsoft
11 32 (7.17%) Fortinet
12 26 (5.83%) McAfee
13 20 (4.48%) Dell
14 16 (3.59%) Huawei
15 15 (3.36%) SonicWALL
16 12 (2.69%) WatchGuard
16 12 (2.69%) Veeam
17 11 (2.47%) ProCurve
17 11 (2.47%) Mitel
17 11 (2.47%) Radware
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £3k Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Overtime Pension Holiday Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car allowance,bonus,training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago