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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 736 809 728
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -81
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 166 115 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.099% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.55% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 157 105 142
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +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
18408 21006 19116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 18.09% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15295 16594 15434
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 +77 157 £50,000 - 12
London +66 96 £55,000 -4.34% 7
South East -5 36 £40,000 -11.11% 3
City of London +25 27 £55,000 -5.17% 3
East of England +1 15 £48,000 -12.72% 1
Surrey +14 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire +7 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Middlesex - 8 £40,000 -
Hampshire +12 7 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Hertfordshire -5 7 £48,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -1 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Leeds -3 6 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire -3 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Watford - 6 £48,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Reading -2 4 £41,750 -16.50% 1
Bracknell +24 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Basingstoke +21 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Bedfordshire -1 3 £52,500 -5.40%
Dunstable -19 3 £52,500 -8.29%
Staines - 3 £46,000 -
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales -15 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Farnborough -15 2 £52,500 +61.53%
Wales -15 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Cardiff -17 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £52,500 - 1

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 336 (87.27%) Cisco
2 322 (83.64%) BGP
3 292 (75.84%) OSPF
4 287 (74.55%) Firewall
5 253 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
6 232 (60.26%) VPN
7 218 (56.62%) MPLS
8 200 (51.95%) EIGRP
9 195 (50.65%) CCNP
9 195 (50.65%) LAN
10 182 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
11 171 (44.42%) WAN
12 170 (44.16%) VRRP
13 162 (42.08%) TCP/IP
13 162 (42.08%) Data Centre
14 141 (36.62%) VLAN
15 140 (36.36%) Wireless
16 127 (32.99%) IPsec
16 127 (32.99%) CheckPoint
16 127 (32.99%) Juniper
17 119 (30.91%) F5
18 102 (26.49%) Load Balancing
19 95 (24.68%) CCNA
20 93 (24.16%) Spanning Tree
21 92 (23.90%) DNS
22 91 (23.64%) SSL
23 81 (21.04%) VoIP
24 78 (20.26%) ITIL
25 75 (19.48%) Linux
26 72 (18.70%) Network Design

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (3.90%) Lync
2 14 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.08%) IaaS
2 4 (1.04%) Mimecast
2 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 322 (83.64%) BGP
2 292 (75.84%) OSPF
3 287 (74.55%) Firewall
4 232 (60.26%) VPN
5 218 (56.62%) MPLS
6 200 (51.95%) EIGRP
7 195 (50.65%) LAN
8 182 (47.27%) Cisco ASA
9 171 (44.42%) WAN
10 170 (44.16%) VRRP
11 162 (42.08%) TCP/IP
12 141 (36.62%) VLAN
13 140 (36.36%) Wireless
14 127 (32.99%) IPsec
15 93 (24.16%) Spanning Tree
16 92 (23.90%) DNS
17 91 (23.64%) SSL
18 81 (21.04%) VoIP
19 69 (17.92%) Cisco Nexus
20 64 (16.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.52%) MySQL
2 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 50 (12.99%) Finance
2 43 (11.17%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.42%) Law
4 14 (3.64%) Games
5 12 (3.12%) Retail
5 12 (3.12%) Marketing
6 11 (2.86%) Publishing
6 11 (2.86%) Banking
7 8 (2.08%) Electronics
8 7 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.56%) Legal
9 6 (1.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Military
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 231 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 70 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 42 (10.91%) Analyst
4 41 (10.65%) Network Analyst
5 31 (8.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 29 (7.53%) Cisco Engineer
7 27 (7.01%) Network Support
8 24 (6.23%) Implementation Engineer
9 23 (5.97%) Network Manager
10 22 (5.71%) Security Engineer
11 21 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
12 19 (4.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
13 18 (4.68%) Team Leader
14 16 (4.16%) Network Team Leader
15 14 (3.64%) Support Engineer
16 13 (3.38%) Architect
16 13 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
17 12 (3.12%) NOC Engineer
18 11 (2.86%) Consultant
19 10 (2.60%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.31%) 802.1X
2 24 (6.23%) CSS
3 10 (2.60%) ISPF
4 9 (2.34%) XMPP
5 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 162 (42.08%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (3.90%) Clustering
4 12 (3.12%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (2.08%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.82%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.78%) PKI
10 3 (0.78%) Replication
11 2 (0.52%) GIS
11 2 (0.52%) Kindle
11 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.26%) User Experience
12 1 (0.26%) Statistics
12 1 (0.26%) AVVID
12 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.26%) Equities
12 1 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.48%) Linux
2 56 (14.55%) Windows
3 51 (13.25%) UNIX
4 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.30%) Solaris
5 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.52%) OpenBSD
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (26.49%) Load Balancing
2 78 (20.26%) ITIL
3 72 (18.70%) Network Design
4 45 (11.69%) Network Monitoring
5 41 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (9.87%) Change Management
7 36 (9.35%) Network Management
7 36 (9.35%) High Availability
7 36 (9.35%) Project Management
8 31 (8.05%) Network Architecture
9 29 (7.53%) Service Delivery
10 27 (7.01%) Migration
11 25 (6.49%) Business Continuity
11 25 (6.49%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
13 18 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (4.42%) Problem Management
15 15 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (3.64%) WAN Optimisation
17 13 (3.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.12%) Perl
2 11 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.34%) Ruby
4 5 (1.30%) VB
5 3 (0.78%) Python
5 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.52%) Java
6 2 (0.52%) PHP
6 2 (0.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 253 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (50.65%) CCNP
3 95 (24.68%) CCNA
4 48 (12.47%) Degree
5 46 (11.95%) CCIE
6 28 (7.27%) CCDP
7 27 (7.01%) CCSA
8 12 (3.12%) CCDA
9 11 (2.86%) CCSP
10 9 (2.34%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.08%) CCSE
11 8 (2.08%) JNCIA
12 6 (1.56%) CCIP
12 6 (1.56%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.78%) CNE
14 3 (0.78%) Novell Certification
14 3 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 25 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.42%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.60%) vSphere
4 9 (2.34%) VirtualBox
4 9 (2.34%) Xen
5 8 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.82%) XenApp
6 7 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.04%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 38 (9.87%) CiscoWorks
2 24 (6.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (4.68%) Nagios
4 16 (4.16%) Cisco UCCX
5 14 (3.64%) HP NNM
6 11 (2.86%) SCCM
7 9 (2.34%) ZABBIX
7 9 (2.34%) Netcool
8 8 (2.08%) Cacti
8 8 (2.08%) Puppet
9 7 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.82%) Ansible
10 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.26%) SCOM
10 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 336 (87.27%) Cisco
2 127 (32.99%) Juniper
2 127 (32.99%) CheckPoint
3 119 (30.91%) F5
4 61 (15.84%) VMware
5 53 (13.77%) SolarWinds
6 50 (12.99%) HP
7 45 (11.69%) Fortinet
8 35 (9.09%) Riverbed
9 27 (7.01%) Microsoft
10 25 (6.49%) Citrix
11 15 (3.90%) McAfee
12 13 (3.38%) Radware
12 13 (3.38%) ProCurve
13 12 (3.12%) Verint
13 12 (3.12%) CyberTech
14 11 (2.86%) Aruba
15 10 (2.60%) Mitel
15 10 (2.60%) Huawei
16 9 (2.34%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £Competitive with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £34 - £37 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago