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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 747 737 933
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +196
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 162 229 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 144 177 68
Median salary £50,000 £47,600 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.04% -4.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,800 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.58%

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
17097 19355 20378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.91% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14201 15521 16305
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -29 150 £50,000 +5.26% 10
London +56 82 £55,000 +4.76% 6
City of London +57 33 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East -32 25 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +20 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Berkshire +20 17 £50,000 -
East of England +30 15 £52,500 +16.66%
South West +14 12 £38,750 -3.12% 2
West Midlands -15 12 £50,000 +72.41% 1
West Yorkshire +14 11 £50,000 -4.76%
Bedfordshire +9 11 £52,500 +10.52%
Leeds +5 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Newbury - 9 £50,000 -
Birmingham -14 7 £50,000 +72.41%
Somerset - 7 £32,500 -
Reading +16 6 - -
Dunstable -10 6 £50,750 +6.84%
Scotland -10 6 £53,750 -10.41%
Edinburgh - 6 £53,750 -
Harrogate - 6 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £52,500 - 1
Surrey -13 4 £40,000 +13.47% 1
Hampshire +10 3 £43,500 -13.00%
Wales -3 3 £30,500 -35.78%
South Wales -4 3 £30,500 -35.78%
Cardiff -9 3 £30,500 -35.78%
Clevedon - 3 £31,000 -
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 270 (87.95%) Cisco
2 267 (86.97%) BGP
3 239 (77.85%) OSPF
4 229 (74.59%) VPN
5 204 (66.45%) Firewall
6 203 (66.12%) MPLS
7 186 (60.59%) Cisco Certification
8 167 (54.40%) CCNP
9 166 (54.07%) EIGRP
10 156 (50.81%) VRRP
11 144 (46.91%) WAN
12 137 (44.63%) LAN
13 132 (43.00%) TCP/IP
14 131 (42.67%) Cisco ASA
15 125 (40.72%) Juniper
16 109 (35.50%) Wireless
17 107 (34.85%) F5
18 92 (29.97%) CheckPoint
18 92 (29.97%) VoIP
19 88 (28.66%) SSL
20 82 (26.71%) CCNA
21 81 (26.38%) DNS
22 79 (25.73%) Cisco Nexus
23 76 (24.76%) ITIL
23 76 (24.76%) IPsec
24 72 (23.45%) Telecoms
25 68 (22.15%) Network Design
25 68 (22.15%) Windows
25 68 (22.15%) Data Centre
25 68 (22.15%) Load Balancing

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 16 (5.21%) IIS
2 12 (3.91%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.61%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (13.68%) MS Visio
2 37 (12.05%) MS Excel
3 26 (8.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.30%) Mimecast
1 4 (1.30%) SaaS
2 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 267 (86.97%) BGP
2 239 (77.85%) OSPF
3 229 (74.59%) VPN
4 204 (66.45%) Firewall
5 203 (66.12%) MPLS
6 166 (54.07%) EIGRP
7 156 (50.81%) VRRP
8 144 (46.91%) WAN
9 137 (44.63%) LAN
10 132 (43.00%) TCP/IP
11 131 (42.67%) Cisco ASA
12 109 (35.50%) Wireless
13 92 (29.97%) VoIP
14 88 (28.66%) SSL
15 81 (26.38%) DNS
16 79 (25.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 76 (24.76%) IPsec
18 63 (20.52%) Ethernet
19 57 (18.57%) DHCP
20 55 (17.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.65%) MySQL
1 2 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (4.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (23.45%) Telecoms
2 32 (10.42%) Finance
3 17 (5.54%) Banking
4 10 (3.26%) Law
5 9 (2.93%) Legal
6 8 (2.61%) Publishing
7 6 (1.95%) Billing
8 3 (0.98%) Electronics
8 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (50.49%) Network Engineer
2 66 (21.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 49 (15.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 46 (14.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 34 (11.07%) Support Engineer
6 33 (10.75%) Implementation Engineer
7 30 (9.77%) Network Specialist
8 24 (7.82%) Network Support
9 21 (6.84%) Design Engineer
10 20 (6.51%) Cisco Support
11 19 (6.19%) Architect
11 19 (6.19%) Ericsson Engineer
11 19 (6.19%) Voice Engineer
12 18 (5.86%) Analyst
12 18 (5.86%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 18 (5.86%) Network Analyst
13 17 (5.54%) WAN Engineer
14 16 (5.21%) Firewall Engineer
14 16 (5.21%) Network Architect
15 15 (4.89%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.33%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.61%) CSS
3 7 (2.28%) XMPP
4 3 (0.98%) Web Services
5 2 (0.65%) COM
5 2 (0.65%) HTML
5 2 (0.65%) RFC 2547
5 2 (0.65%) XML
6 1 (0.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.15%) Data Centre
2 32 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 25 (8.14%) Over-the-Top Content
5 18 (5.86%) PKI
6 17 (5.54%) IPTV
7 14 (4.56%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.56%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.28%) Clustering
9 7 (2.28%) IVR
10 6 (1.95%) CCTV
10 6 (1.95%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.15%) Windows
2 42 (13.68%) Unix
3 40 (13.03%) Windows Server
4 30 (9.77%) Linux
5 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.98%) CentOS
9 2 (0.65%) Debian
9 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) CatOS
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (24.76%) ITIL
2 68 (22.15%) Load Balancing
2 68 (22.15%) Network Design
3 40 (13.03%) High Availability
4 39 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (10.75%) PRINCE2
6 32 (10.42%) Change Management
7 31 (10.10%) Service Delivery
8 29 (9.45%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (9.45%) Network Architecture
8 29 (9.45%) Network Management
9 25 (8.14%) DDoS Mitigation
10 22 (7.17%) Network Monitoring
11 20 (6.51%) Project Management
12 19 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (5.54%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.89%) Coaching
14 15 (4.89%) Data Privacy
14 15 (4.89%) HOOD
14 15 (4.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.14%) Perl
2 24 (7.82%) Python
3 19 (6.19%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.58%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.63%) C
6 4 (1.30%) Tcl
7 3 (0.98%) VB
8 2 (0.65%) Java
8 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.65%) SQL
9 1 (0.33%) Korn
9 1 (0.33%) PHP
9 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 186 (60.59%) Cisco Certification
2 167 (54.40%) CCNP
3 82 (26.71%) CCNA
4 33 (10.75%) CCIE
4 33 (10.75%) Degree
5 21 (6.84%) CCSA
6 20 (6.51%) CCDP
7 12 (3.91%) CCNP Voice
7 12 (3.91%) JNCIP
7 12 (3.91%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.91%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.93%) CCSE
9 8 (2.61%) CCDA
9 8 (2.61%) JNCIA
10 7 (2.28%) CCIP
10 7 (2.28%) CISSP
10 7 (2.28%) JNCIS
11 6 (1.95%) CCMSE
12 3 (0.98%) CCSP
13 2 (0.65%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.68%) SLA
2 13 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.95%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.65%) QA
6 1 (0.33%) DICOM
6 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (11.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.61%) vCloud
4 4 (1.30%) XenApp
5 3 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.33%) Snort
7 1 (0.33%) UAG
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (12.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (9.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 24 (7.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 20 (6.51%) HP NNM
5 17 (5.54%) Nagios
6 16 (5.21%) Cacti
7 12 (3.91%) Cisco Prime
8 10 (3.26%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (2.61%) SmokePing
10 7 (2.28%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.65%) Ansible
11 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.65%) Graphite
11 2 (0.65%) Netcool
11 2 (0.65%) Opsview
11 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.33%) MOM
12 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.33%) TrustSec
12 1 (0.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 270 (87.95%) Cisco
2 125 (40.72%) Juniper
3 107 (34.85%) F5
4 92 (29.97%) CheckPoint
5 57 (18.57%) Microsoft
6 48 (15.64%) SolarWinds
7 43 (14.01%) VMware
8 30 (9.77%) Citrix
8 30 (9.77%) Fortinet
9 27 (8.79%) Palo Alto
10 25 (8.14%) Aruba
11 23 (7.49%) HP
12 21 (6.84%) Riverbed
13 19 (6.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 19 (6.19%) Ericsson
13 19 (6.19%) Redback
14 17 (5.54%) Akamai
15 16 (5.21%) SevOne
16 15 (4.89%) Meraki
17 13 (4.23%) Zeacom
North London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (home-working after probation)
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Quant Capital
Salary: £80,000 + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago