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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
UK
Rank 760 808 743
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -65
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 103 145 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.84% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 101 131 186
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +52 99 £45,000 -10.00% 10
London +58 60 £47,750 -4.50% 5
South East +32 16 £52,500 +41.89% 3
West Midlands +32 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +39 6 £52,500 +87.50% 3
East of England 0 6 £33,000 -34.00%
Essex +19 5 £33,000 -22.35%
Oxfordshire - 5 £77,500 -
Harlow - 5 £33,000 -
Hereford - 5 £47,500 - 1
Wales +15 4 £41,250 +3.12%
South West +18 3 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Hampshire +21 2 £45,500 +21.33%
South Wales +17 2 £31,250 -21.87%
Cardiff +15 2 £31,250 -21.87%
Berkshire +13 2 £39,000 -22.00%
City of London +8 2 £45,000 - 2
North West -5 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Manchester -28 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Bristol - 2 £40,000 -
West End of London - 2 £58,500 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £39,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Swansea - 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +18 1 - -
Bedfordshire +11 1 £47,500 -9.52%
Gloucester -12 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £37,500 -

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 239 (86.59%) Cisco
2 216 (78.26%) Firewall
3 207 (75.00%) OSPF
4 205 (74.28%) BGP
5 189 (68.48%) Cisco Certification
6 172 (62.32%) VPN
7 170 (61.59%) CCNP
8 169 (61.23%) LAN
9 166 (60.14%) WAN
10 162 (58.70%) MPLS
11 150 (54.35%) Data Centre
12 148 (53.62%) VRRP
13 138 (50.00%) DNS
14 116 (42.03%) Network Security
15 112 (40.58%) Juniper
16 107 (38.77%) TCP/IP
17 105 (38.04%) Wireless
18 95 (34.42%) IPsec
19 86 (31.16%) Degree
20 85 (30.80%) Cisco ASA
20 85 (30.80%) Palo Alto
21 84 (30.43%) EIGRP
22 80 (28.99%) CCNA
22 80 (28.99%) Network Design
23 73 (26.45%) VLAN
23 73 (26.45%) DHCP
24 70 (25.36%) Windows
25 69 (25.00%) RIP
26 68 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
27 57 (20.65%) CheckPoint

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 15 (5.43%) Skype for Business
2 14 (5.07%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.35%) IIS
4 10 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.72%) Apache
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.72%) lighttpd
6 2 (0.72%) nginx
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (5.07%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.54%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (2.17%) Office 365
4 2 (0.72%) Akamai
4 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.72%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 216 (78.26%) Firewall
2 207 (75.00%) OSPF
3 205 (74.28%) BGP
4 172 (62.32%) VPN
5 169 (61.23%) LAN
6 166 (60.14%) WAN
7 162 (58.70%) MPLS
8 148 (53.62%) VRRP
9 138 (50.00%) DNS
10 116 (42.03%) Network Security
11 107 (38.77%) TCP/IP
12 105 (38.04%) Wireless
13 95 (34.42%) IPsec
14 85 (30.80%) Cisco ASA
15 84 (30.43%) EIGRP
16 73 (26.45%) DHCP
16 73 (26.45%) VLAN
17 69 (25.00%) RIP
18 56 (20.29%) Ethernet
19 55 (19.93%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.54%) MySQL
3 2 (0.72%) GIS
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Subversion
2 5 (1.81%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (19.57%) Finance
2 34 (12.32%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.99%) Banking
4 8 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.45%) Marketing
7 3 (1.09%) Law
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 175 (63.41%) Network Engineer
2 62 (22.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 58 (21.01%) Senior Network Engineer
4 55 (19.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 28 (10.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (10.14%) Security Engineer
6 16 (5.80%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 16 (5.80%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (4.71%) Switch Engineer
8 12 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 11 (3.99%) Engineering Manager
9 11 (3.99%) Network Engineering Manager
9 11 (3.99%) Network Manager
9 11 (3.99%) NOC Technician
10 10 (3.62%) Communications Engineer
10 10 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.62%) Network Team Leader
10 10 (3.62%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 10 (3.62%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.26%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.30%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.99%) Web Services
3 6 (2.17%) FFmpeg
4 3 (1.09%) CSS
5 2 (0.72%) Middleware
6 1 (0.36%) HTML
6 1 (0.36%) XML
6 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 150 (54.35%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 27 (9.78%) BYOD
4 19 (6.88%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.43%) Driving Licence
6 12 (4.35%) Clustering
7 9 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.17%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.17%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.45%) IPTV
11 4 (1.45%) IVR
11 4 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (1.09%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.09%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.72%) PKI
13 2 (0.72%) Social Network
13 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.36%) Windows
2 42 (15.22%) Linux
3 27 (9.78%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.07%) Unix
6 9 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.17%) Debian
8 6 (2.17%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.81%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.09%) Solaris
11 2 (0.72%) CentOS
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.99%) Network Design
2 68 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 55 (19.93%) Load Balancing
4 51 (18.48%) Network Architecture
5 49 (17.75%) Business Continuity
6 45 (16.30%) High Availability
7 40 (14.49%) Information Security
8 39 (14.13%) Change Management
9 32 (11.59%) ITIL
10 30 (10.87%) ITSM
10 30 (10.87%) Service Management
11 28 (10.14%) Network Management
12 25 (9.06%) Network Monitoring
13 22 (7.97%) Line Management
14 21 (7.61%) Performance Monitoring
15 19 (6.88%) Incident Management
16 16 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
16 16 (5.80%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (5.80%) Problem Management
17 15 (5.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.62%) Bash Shell
2 8 (2.90%) Perl
3 6 (2.17%) Python
4 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.72%) C
5 2 (0.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (68.48%) Cisco Certification
2 170 (61.59%) CCNP
3 86 (31.16%) Degree
4 80 (28.99%) CCNA
5 41 (14.86%) CCIE
6 30 (10.87%) SC Cleared
6 30 (10.87%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.07%) CCDP
8 13 (4.71%) GCIH
8 13 (4.71%) GIAC
9 6 (2.17%) CCSE
10 5 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.45%) CCIP
11 4 (1.45%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.09%) CCSA
12 3 (1.09%) CCVP
12 3 (1.09%) CISM
12 3 (1.09%) CISSP
13 2 (0.72%) JNCIE
13 2 (0.72%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.23%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.52%) Firmware
3 14 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.54%) pfSense
6 6 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.81%) Docker
7 5 (1.81%) QEMU
7 5 (1.81%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.81%) Xen
8 4 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (10.51%) Nagios
2 18 (6.52%) Cacti
3 15 (5.43%) SCOM
4 11 (3.99%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (2.54%) HP NNM
5 7 (2.54%) ZABBIX
6 6 (2.17%) Graylog
7 5 (1.81%) Ansible
7 5 (1.81%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.81%) Mesos
7 5 (1.81%) Netcool
7 5 (1.81%) Puppet
7 5 (1.81%) rkt
7 5 (1.81%) Salt
8 4 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.45%) OpenNMS
8 4 (1.45%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 239 (86.59%) Cisco
2 112 (40.58%) Juniper
3 85 (30.80%) Palo Alto
4 57 (20.65%) CheckPoint
5 53 (19.20%) F5
6 38 (13.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 38 (13.77%) Extreme Networks
7 37 (13.41%) SolarWinds
8 35 (12.68%) Microsoft
9 28 (10.14%) VMware
10 21 (7.61%) HP
11 20 (7.25%) Fortinet
12 18 (6.52%) Cyberoam
13 14 (5.07%) Aruba
13 14 (5.07%) Blue Coat
14 12 (4.35%) Avaya
14 12 (4.35%) Huawei
14 12 (4.35%) Polycom
15 10 (3.62%) Citrix
15 10 (3.62%) Riverbed
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Alfen
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 26 days ago