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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 720 857 716
Rank change year-on-year
+137 -141
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 185 90 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.075% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 0.43% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 156 75 141
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
18667 20738 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.30% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15200 16600 16658
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 +133 160 £50,000 -9.09% 20
London +53 61 £60,000 +3.44% 7
South East +45 54 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Surrey - 21 £39,000 - 5
City of London +43 17 £72,500 +25.00% 2
East of England +16 17 £40,000 -24.52%
Scotland - 11 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 11 £60,000 -
Cambridge - 10 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £40,000 -
Hampshire +6 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Reading 0 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South Wales -2 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire -3 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales -10 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands - 9 £29,000 -
Cardiff -8 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Chertsey - 8 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £38,250 -
West Yorkshire +18 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leeds +17 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £64,500 -
Oxford - 7 £64,500 -
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Northampton - 5 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +3 4 £52,500 -0.94%
Staines - 4 £45,500 - 1

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 381 (87.99%) Cisco
2 334 (77.14%) BGP
3 331 (76.44%) Firewall
4 292 (67.44%) OSPF
5 278 (64.20%) Cisco Certification
6 245 (56.58%) EIGRP
7 243 (56.12%) VPN
8 229 (52.89%) CCNP
8 229 (52.89%) LAN
9 212 (48.96%) WAN
10 206 (47.58%) MPLS
11 197 (45.50%) Cisco ASA
12 196 (45.27%) VRRP
13 185 (42.73%) TCP/IP
14 156 (36.03%) Data Centre
15 153 (35.33%) CheckPoint
15 153 (35.33%) Wireless
16 149 (34.41%) VLAN
17 132 (30.48%) IPsec
18 114 (26.33%) F5
19 113 (26.10%) Juniper
20 112 (25.87%) DNS
20 112 (25.87%) Load Balancing
21 103 (23.79%) Spanning Tree
22 102 (23.56%) SSL
23 96 (22.17%) DHCP
24 95 (21.94%) CCNA
25 94 (21.71%) VoIP
26 92 (21.25%) Network Security
27 82 (18.94%) ITIL

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 21 (4.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.16%) Lync
3 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.23%) IaaS
2 5 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 334 (77.14%) BGP
2 331 (76.44%) Firewall
3 292 (67.44%) OSPF
4 245 (56.58%) EIGRP
5 243 (56.12%) VPN
6 229 (52.89%) LAN
7 212 (48.96%) WAN
8 206 (47.58%) MPLS
9 197 (45.50%) Cisco ASA
10 196 (45.27%) VRRP
11 185 (42.73%) TCP/IP
12 153 (35.33%) Wireless
13 149 (34.41%) VLAN
14 132 (30.48%) IPsec
15 112 (25.87%) DNS
16 103 (23.79%) Spanning Tree
17 102 (23.56%) SSL
18 96 (22.17%) DHCP
19 94 (21.71%) VoIP
20 92 (21.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 75 (17.32%) Finance
2 48 (11.09%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.70%) Law
4 14 (3.23%) Advertising
5 12 (2.77%) Marketing
6 11 (2.54%) Publishing
6 11 (2.54%) Banking
7 9 (2.08%) Legal
8 8 (1.85%) Electronics
9 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.46%) Retail
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 249 (57.51%) Network Engineer
2 76 (17.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 44 (10.16%) Network Support
4 34 (7.85%) Security Engineer
5 33 (7.62%) Network Analyst
5 33 (7.62%) Analyst
6 31 (7.16%) Support Engineer
7 30 (6.93%) Network Manager
8 27 (6.24%) Network Security Engineer
9 26 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
10 25 (5.77%) Team Leader
11 24 (5.54%) Architect
11 24 (5.54%) Cisco Engineer
12 22 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 22 (5.08%) Network Team Leader
12 22 (5.08%) Consultant
13 20 (4.62%) Network Architect
14 18 (4.16%) Implementation Engineer
15 17 (3.93%) Network Specialist
16 15 (3.46%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.54%) CSS
2 18 (4.16%) ISPF
3 7 (1.62%) XMPP
4 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 156 (36.03%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.16%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (3.93%) Clustering
4 16 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (3.00%) EqualLogic
6 9 (2.08%) Derivative
6 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.62%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.15%) FlexPod
8 5 (1.15%) Replication
9 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.92%) User Experience
10 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.69%) Kindle
11 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.46%) GIS
11 2 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.01%) Linux
2 60 (13.86%) Windows
3 39 (9.01%) UNIX
4 6 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.46%) Solaris
6 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (25.87%) Load Balancing
2 82 (18.94%) ITIL
3 72 (16.63%) Network Design
4 51 (11.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (10.16%) High Availability
6 43 (9.93%) Network Monitoring
7 40 (9.24%) Network Management
8 39 (9.01%) Network Architecture
9 30 (6.93%) Business Continuity
10 25 (5.77%) Change Management
11 24 (5.54%) Migration
12 23 (5.31%) Project Management
13 22 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 21 (4.85%) Service Delivery
15 17 (3.93%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (3.93%) WAN Optimisation
16 16 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
16 16 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
16 16 (3.70%) Security Architecture
17 15 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.46%) VB
1 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 278 (64.20%) Cisco Certification
2 229 (52.89%) CCNP
3 95 (21.94%) CCNA
4 59 (13.63%) CCIE
5 54 (12.47%) Degree
6 33 (7.62%) CCSA
7 30 (6.93%) CCDP
8 17 (3.93%) CCDA
9 14 (3.23%) CCSP
10 11 (2.54%) JNCIP
11 9 (2.08%) CCSE
12 7 (1.62%) CCIP
13 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.92%) MCSE
14 4 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.92%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
15 3 (0.69%) JNCIA
15 3 (0.69%) SAP Certification
16 2 (0.46%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.31%) SLA
2 8 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.62%) vSphere
4 17 (3.93%) XenApp
5 14 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.77%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.39%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.92%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.46%) Firmware
11 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 54 (12.47%) CiscoWorks
2 21 (4.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 19 (4.39%) SCCM
4 13 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (2.31%) HP NNM
5 10 (2.31%) OPNET
6 9 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (1.85%) Nagios
8 7 (1.62%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (1.39%) Netcool
10 4 (0.92%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.69%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.46%) SCOM
13 1 (0.23%) Cacti
13 1 (0.23%) WSUS
13 1 (0.23%) Nessus
13 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 381 (87.99%) Cisco
2 153 (35.33%) CheckPoint
3 114 (26.33%) F5
4 113 (26.10%) Juniper
5 77 (17.78%) HP
6 72 (16.63%) VMware
7 65 (15.01%) SolarWinds
8 50 (11.55%) Citrix
9 37 (8.55%) Riverbed
10 33 (7.62%) Fortinet
11 31 (7.16%) Microsoft
12 25 (5.77%) McAfee
13 16 (3.70%) Huawei
13 16 (3.70%) Dell
14 14 (3.23%) Radware
14 14 (3.23%) Veeam
15 13 (3.00%) ProCurve
15 13 (3.00%) SonicWALL
16 11 (2.54%) Mitel
16 11 (2.54%) Aruba
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £35k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Duff &Phelps
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £42k - 50k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
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