The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 700 841 783
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -58
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 176 114 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.65% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 143 102 185
Median salary £39,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +116 153 £38,163 -22.11% 6
London +95 83 £38,000 -27.61% 4
South East +96 42 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Surrey +39 15 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Hampshire +16 13 £40,000 -
West Midlands +6 13 £45,000 +25.00%
Herefordshire - 9 £47,500 -
Berkshire +45 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Scotland +30 7 - -
Edinburgh - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 £77,500 -
Reading +37 6 £65,000 +75.67%
East of England +4 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Chertsey - 6 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire -1 5 £50,000 -1.47% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
Hereford - 5 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
Manchester -19 3 £37,500 -11.76%
North West -30 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Dudley - 3 £32,000 -
Elland - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex +23 2 £32,000 -
City of London +21 2 £55,000 +12.82%
South West +17 2 - -
Dunstable +14 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Wales -15 2 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Swansea - 2 £46,250 - 1
Southampton - 2 £65,000 -
Camberley - 2 £32,000 -

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing HSRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HSRP.

1 273 (90.40%) Cisco
2 230 (76.16%) OSPF
3 227 (75.17%) BGP
4 213 (70.53%) Firewall
5 189 (62.58%) Cisco Certification
6 188 (62.25%) VPN
7 185 (61.26%) MPLS
8 175 (57.95%) LAN
9 174 (57.62%) WAN
10 162 (53.64%) VRRP
11 159 (52.65%) CCNP
12 142 (47.02%) Data Centre
13 130 (43.05%) DNS
14 121 (40.07%) TCP/IP
15 118 (39.07%) Juniper
16 116 (38.41%) EIGRP
17 113 (37.42%) Wireless
18 112 (37.09%) Network Security
19 105 (34.77%) IPsec
20 93 (30.79%) VLAN
21 86 (28.48%) Degree
22 85 (28.15%) Network Design
23 84 (27.81%) CCNA
24 80 (26.49%) F5
25 77 (25.50%) RIP
26 76 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
27 73 (24.17%) Windows
28 68 (22.52%) Palo Alto
29 67 (22.19%) Ethernet
30 66 (21.85%) Disaster Recovery

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.96%) IIS
2 14 (4.64%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.97%) Skype for Business
4 10 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (4.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.99%) Office 365
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 230 (76.16%) OSPF
2 227 (75.17%) BGP
3 213 (70.53%) Firewall
4 188 (62.25%) VPN
5 185 (61.26%) MPLS
6 175 (57.95%) LAN
7 174 (57.62%) WAN
8 162 (53.64%) VRRP
9 130 (43.05%) DNS
10 121 (40.07%) TCP/IP
11 116 (38.41%) EIGRP
12 113 (37.42%) Wireless
13 112 (37.09%) Network Security
14 105 (34.77%) IPsec
15 93 (30.79%) VLAN
16 77 (25.50%) RIP
17 76 (25.17%) Cisco ASA
18 67 (22.19%) Ethernet
19 62 (20.53%) DHCP
20 59 (19.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.99%) MySQL
2 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.66%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 58 (19.21%) Finance
1 58 (19.21%) Telecoms
2 22 (7.28%) Banking
3 12 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.31%) Retail
5 6 (1.99%) Legal
6 5 (1.66%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.32%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 178 (58.94%) Network Engineer
2 55 (18.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 42 (13.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 37 (12.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 24 (7.95%) Network Security Engineer
5 24 (7.95%) Security Engineer
6 18 (5.96%) Network Support
6 18 (5.96%) Network Team Leader
6 18 (5.96%) Team Leader
7 17 (5.63%) Network Specialist
8 12 (3.97%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (3.64%) Architect
9 11 (3.64%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Communications Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Consultant
10 10 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Network Architect
10 10 (3.31%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) NOC Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.90%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.32%) Middleware
2 7 (2.32%) Web Services
3 3 (0.99%) FFmpeg
3 3 (0.99%) XMPP
4 1 (0.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 142 (47.02%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.27%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 22 (7.28%) BYOD
4 22 (7.28%) Management Information System
5 19 (6.29%) Clustering
6 13 (4.30%) Driving Licence
7 12 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.98%) IPTV
8 9 (2.98%) Over-the-Top Content
9 4 (1.32%) Fintech
9 4 (1.32%) PKI
9 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.99%) IVR
10 3 (0.99%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (0.99%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.17%) Windows
2 52 (17.22%) Linux
3 30 (9.93%) Windows Server
4 29 (9.60%) Unix
5 16 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.66%) Solaris
7 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.32%) CatOS
8 4 (1.32%) Debian
8 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.99%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.15%) Network Design
2 66 (21.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (20.20%) Load Balancing
4 51 (16.89%) Change Management
5 48 (15.89%) Network Architecture
6 45 (14.90%) Business Continuity
7 44 (14.57%) ITIL
8 39 (12.91%) High Availability
8 39 (12.91%) Information Security
9 34 (11.26%) Network Management
10 33 (10.93%) Network Monitoring
11 30 (9.93%) Problem Management
12 26 (8.61%) Incident Management
13 25 (8.28%) ITSM
13 25 (8.28%) Performance Monitoring
13 25 (8.28%) Service Management
14 21 (6.95%) DDoS Mitigation
14 21 (6.95%) Kalman Filter
14 21 (6.95%) Line Management
14 21 (6.95%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.62%) Perl
2 18 (5.96%) Python
3 13 (4.30%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.65%) PHP
5 7 (2.32%) SQL
6 5 (1.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.66%) C
7 2 (0.66%) Tcl
8 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 189 (62.58%) Cisco Certification
2 159 (52.65%) CCNP
3 86 (28.48%) Degree
4 84 (27.81%) CCNA
5 32 (10.60%) CCIE
6 23 (7.62%) Security Cleared
7 22 (7.28%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.97%) GCIH
8 12 (3.97%) GIAC
9 9 (2.98%) CCDP
9 9 (2.98%) CISSP
10 8 (2.65%) CCSA
10 8 (2.65%) CCSE
11 7 (2.32%) CISM
12 6 (1.99%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.66%) CISA
13 5 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.32%) CCIP
14 4 (1.32%) CCMSE
14 4 (1.32%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.93%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.63%) Firmware
3 10 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.66%) NFS
6 3 (0.99%) pfSense
6 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) Docker
7 1 (0.33%) QEMU
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (7.95%) Nagios
2 22 (7.28%) Cacti
3 17 (5.63%) SCOM
4 11 (3.64%) OpenNMS
5 10 (3.31%) Cisco Prime
5 10 (3.31%) HP NNM
6 7 (2.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (2.32%) Puppet
7 6 (1.99%) RANCID
7 6 (1.99%) SCCM
8 5 (1.66%) Netcool
8 5 (1.66%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.99%) Graylog
11 2 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.33%) rkt
Vendors
1 273 (90.40%) Cisco
2 118 (39.07%) Juniper
3 80 (26.49%) F5
4 68 (22.52%) Palo Alto
5 57 (18.87%) CheckPoint
6 42 (13.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 36 (11.92%) Extreme Networks
8 35 (11.59%) SolarWinds
9 31 (10.26%) Microsoft
10 23 (7.62%) HP
11 19 (6.29%) Riverbed
12 17 (5.63%) Aruba
13 15 (4.97%) Forcepoint
13 15 (4.97%) VMware
14 14 (4.64%) Fortinet
15 13 (4.30%) Huawei
16 12 (3.97%) Brocade
17 10 (3.31%) Cyberoam
18 9 (2.98%) Avaya
18 9 (2.98%) Citrix
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