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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 646 761 789
Rank change year-on-year
+115 +28
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 214 106 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.60% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 180 98 68
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
18604 17608 21088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 16.88% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14872 13845 17157
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +119 201 £47,500 +5.55% 25
London +88 111 £52,500 -12.50% 10
City of London +48 59 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East +8 47 £40,000 - 5
Hampshire -8 14 £40,000 +9.58%
East Sussex - 13 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +5 11 £41,000 -13.68% 2
East Midlands - 10 £50,000 - 4
East of England +16 9 £47,500 +18.75%
North West - 9 £40,000 - 2
Manchester - 9 £40,000 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 9 - - 1
Wales -27 8 - - 2
South Wales -29 8 - - 2
Northampton - 8 £50,000 - 2
Staines - 8 £41,000 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £50,000 - 4
Cardiff -29 7 - -
South West -18 6 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Bristol - 6 £40,000 - 1
Winchester - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £48,750 -
Berkshire -4 5 £43,500 -2.24% 1
Leeds -11 5 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -15 5 £52,500 +16.66% 1
West Yorkshire -19 5 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Basingstoke +3 4 £37,750 +6.33%
Reading -3 4 £50,000 +12.35%
West Midlands -28 4 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 - 1

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 391 (92.87%) Cisco
2 336 (79.81%) BGP
3 312 (74.11%) Cisco Certification
4 301 (71.50%) Firewall
5 279 (66.27%) OSPF
6 264 (62.71%) MPLS
7 258 (61.28%) CCNP
8 251 (59.62%) VPN
9 245 (58.19%) EIGRP
10 203 (48.22%) WAN
11 190 (45.13%) LAN
12 183 (43.47%) VRRP
13 181 (42.99%) TCP/IP
14 162 (38.48%) Wireless
15 154 (36.58%) Cisco ASA
16 152 (36.10%) Juniper
17 136 (32.30%) CheckPoint
18 129 (30.64%) VLAN
19 124 (29.45%) IPsec
20 118 (28.03%) F5
21 111 (26.37%) ITIL
22 110 (26.13%) Network Security
23 108 (25.65%) Finance
24 106 (25.18%) SSL
25 105 (24.94%) CCNA
26 100 (23.75%) HP
26 100 (23.75%) VPLS
27 97 (23.04%) Load Balancing
28 94 (22.33%) DNS
28 94 (22.33%) DHCP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (4.99%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.04%) Lync
3 13 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
5 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (6.65%) MS Visio
2 19 (4.51%) MS Office
2 19 (4.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.23%) IaaS
2 14 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 336 (79.81%) BGP
2 301 (71.50%) Firewall
3 279 (66.27%) OSPF
4 264 (62.71%) MPLS
5 251 (59.62%) VPN
6 245 (58.19%) EIGRP
7 203 (48.22%) WAN
8 190 (45.13%) LAN
9 183 (43.47%) VRRP
10 181 (42.99%) TCP/IP
11 162 (38.48%) Wireless
12 154 (36.58%) Cisco ASA
13 129 (30.64%) VLAN
14 124 (29.45%) IPsec
15 110 (26.13%) Network Security
16 106 (25.18%) SSL
17 100 (23.75%) VPLS
18 94 (22.33%) DNS
18 94 (22.33%) DHCP
19 87 (20.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.48%) Subversion
2 2 (0.48%) JIRA
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 108 (25.65%) Finance
2 50 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 31 (7.36%) Banking
4 29 (6.89%) Advertising
5 22 (5.23%) Retail
6 12 (2.85%) Law
7 11 (2.61%) Legal
8 10 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.43%) Games
10 5 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.19%) French Language
11 3 (0.71%) Billing
11 3 (0.71%) Publishing
12 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 248 (58.91%) Network Engineer
2 87 (20.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 42 (9.98%) Network Support
4 39 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 38 (9.03%) Network Support Engineer
6 30 (7.13%) Consultant
7 28 (6.65%) Network Specialist
8 25 (5.94%) Network Consultant
9 24 (5.70%) Architect
10 23 (5.46%) Network Architect
11 22 (5.23%) Security Engineer
12 16 (3.80%) Administrator
13 15 (3.56%) Cisco Engineer
14 14 (3.33%) NOC Engineer
15 13 (3.09%) Team Leader
15 13 (3.09%) Network Manager
15 13 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (3.09%) Implementation Engineer
16 12 (2.85%) IP Engineer
16 12 (2.85%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.90%) ISPF
2 5 (1.19%) Middleware
3 3 (0.71%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.80%) Performance Metrics
3 12 (2.85%) Client/Server
3 12 (2.85%) Derivative
4 10 (2.38%) AVVID
5 8 (1.90%) Clustering
6 7 (1.66%) Replication
7 6 (1.43%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.19%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.71%) User Experience
9 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.71%) PKI
10 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.48%) Blog
10 2 (0.48%) FMCG
10 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.24%) Kindle
11 1 (0.24%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.15%) Windows
2 54 (12.83%) Linux
3 13 (3.09%) UNIX
4 6 (1.43%) CentOS
4 6 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.95%) Solaris
5 4 (0.95%) Debian
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.48%) OpenBSD
7 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.37%) ITIL
2 97 (23.04%) Load Balancing
3 73 (17.34%) Network Design
4 69 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 64 (15.20%) Network Management
6 45 (10.69%) Change Management
7 35 (8.31%) Service Delivery
8 34 (8.08%) Project Management
9 33 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
10 29 (6.89%) Network Architecture
10 29 (6.89%) Capacity Planning
11 26 (6.18%) Migration
12 25 (5.94%) Vulnerability Management
13 24 (5.70%) Line Management
14 22 (5.23%) Network Monitoring
15 21 (4.99%) WAN Optimisation
15 21 (4.99%) Security Architecture
15 21 (4.99%) PRINCE2
16 20 (4.75%) Capacity Management
17 19 (4.51%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.90%) SQL
2 6 (1.43%) Python
3 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.48%) Perl
3 2 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 312 (74.11%) Cisco Certification
2 258 (61.28%) CCNP
3 105 (24.94%) CCNA
4 67 (15.91%) CCIE
5 52 (12.35%) Degree
6 23 (5.46%) CCDA
7 21 (4.99%) CCDP
8 20 (4.75%) CCSA
9 18 (4.28%) Security Cleared
10 16 (3.80%) VCP4
10 16 (3.80%) SC Cleared
11 15 (3.56%) JNCIS
12 14 (3.33%) CCSE
13 10 (2.38%) JNCIP
14 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (1.90%) MCSE
15 7 (1.66%) CCSP
16 4 (0.95%) CCIP
16 4 (0.95%) MCSA
16 4 (0.95%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.49%) SLA
2 19 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.09%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (6.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.04%) vSphere
4 16 (3.80%) XenApp
5 10 (2.38%) Firmware
6 9 (2.14%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.43%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.48%) vCloud
9 1 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (9.50%) CiscoWorks
2 24 (5.70%) Cisco Prime
3 21 (4.99%) HP NNM
4 17 (4.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 16 (3.80%) SCOM
6 15 (3.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (3.56%) OPNET
7 11 (2.61%) SCCM
8 5 (1.19%) Cacti
8 5 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.19%) Nagios
9 4 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (0.95%) Ansible
10 3 (0.71%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.48%) Nessus
12 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 391 (92.87%) Cisco
2 152 (36.10%) Juniper
3 136 (32.30%) CheckPoint
4 118 (28.03%) F5
5 100 (23.75%) HP
6 78 (18.53%) SolarWinds
7 77 (18.29%) VMware
8 57 (13.54%) Citrix
9 40 (9.50%) Microsoft
10 29 (6.89%) Riverbed
11 21 (4.99%) McAfee
12 20 (4.75%) Dell
13 17 (4.04%) Fortinet
13 17 (4.04%) Aruba
14 11 (2.61%) IronPort
15 10 (2.38%) SonicWALL
15 10 (2.38%) Avaya
16 9 (2.14%) WatchGuard
17 7 (1.66%) Barracuda Networks
17 7 (1.66%) Huawei
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c65,000 + DOTE uncapped + Pension + Incentives + Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, On-Call, Overtime and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oxford Hays
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to Attract The Best
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago