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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 665 831 777
Rank change year-on-year
+166 -54
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 241 97 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 0.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 197 89 100
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 £65,750 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,150 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +8.66%

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
20097 19577 22337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.16% 16.88% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16032 15496 18007
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +176 225 £47,500 +5.55% 26
London +69 118 £52,500 -12.50% 8
City of London +63 64 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South East +20 55 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Hampshire +2 15 £40,000 +9.58% 1
East Midlands - 15 £48,750 - 4
Northamptonshire - 13 £48,750 - 4
East of England +25 12 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Surrey +18 12 £40,000 -15.78% 3
South Wales -18 12 £48,750 +35.41% 2
Wales -22 12 £48,750 +35.41% 2
East Sussex - 12 £45,000 -
Northampton - 11 £47,500 - 4
Cardiff -16 9 £48,750 +35.41%
Bristol - 9 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £64,000 - 1
South West - 9 £40,000 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 8 - -
Bedfordshire - 8 £47,500 -
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 1
North West - 7 £40,000 - 1
Staines - 6 £41,000 -
Farnborough +9 5 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 5 £37,500 - 1
Oxford - 5 £64,000 - 1
Winchester - 5 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 5 £47,500 -
Basingstoke +4 4 £38,500 +4.05%
Leeds -5 4 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Yorkshire -5 4 £57,500 +27.77% 1

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 398 (91.28%) Cisco
2 342 (78.44%) BGP
3 324 (74.31%) Firewall
4 319 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
5 292 (66.97%) OSPF
6 272 (62.39%) CCNP
7 263 (60.32%) EIGRP
8 257 (58.94%) MPLS
9 254 (58.26%) VPN
10 208 (47.71%) WAN
11 195 (44.72%) LAN
12 187 (42.89%) VRRP
13 183 (41.97%) TCP/IP
14 172 (39.45%) Cisco ASA
15 168 (38.53%) Wireless
16 145 (33.26%) Juniper
17 144 (33.03%) VLAN
18 140 (32.11%) CheckPoint
19 120 (27.52%) ITIL
20 118 (27.06%) IPsec
21 116 (26.61%) F5
22 115 (26.38%) CCNA
23 114 (26.15%) SSL
23 114 (26.15%) Network Security
24 112 (25.69%) HP
25 109 (25.00%) Finance
26 108 (24.77%) DNS
27 104 (23.85%) DHCP
28 101 (23.17%) VPLS
29 100 (22.94%) Load Balancing

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 23 (5.28%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.05%) Lync
3 14 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (5.28%) MS Visio
2 19 (4.36%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.96%) IaaS
2 12 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.69%) SaaS
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 342 (78.44%) BGP
2 324 (74.31%) Firewall
3 292 (66.97%) OSPF
4 263 (60.32%) EIGRP
5 257 (58.94%) MPLS
6 254 (58.26%) VPN
7 208 (47.71%) WAN
8 195 (44.72%) LAN
9 187 (42.89%) VRRP
10 183 (41.97%) TCP/IP
11 172 (39.45%) Cisco ASA
12 168 (38.53%) Wireless
13 144 (33.03%) VLAN
14 118 (27.06%) IPsec
15 114 (26.15%) SSL
15 114 (26.15%) Network Security
16 108 (24.77%) DNS
17 104 (23.85%) DHCP
18 101 (23.17%) VPLS
19 97 (22.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Subversion
2 1 (0.23%) Hudson
2 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (25.00%) Finance
2 48 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.65%) Advertising
4 25 (5.73%) Banking
5 18 (4.13%) Law
6 11 (2.52%) Legal
6 11 (2.52%) Retail
7 9 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.15%) Games
9 4 (0.92%) Billing
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Publishing
11 2 (0.46%) French Language
11 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Marketing
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 249 (57.11%) Network Engineer
2 91 (20.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 41 (9.40%) Network Support
4 39 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 37 (8.49%) Network Support Engineer
6 31 (7.11%) Consultant
7 30 (6.88%) Network Specialist
8 27 (6.19%) Security Engineer
9 25 (5.73%) Network Consultant
10 22 (5.05%) Architect
11 21 (4.82%) Network Architect
12 19 (4.36%) Team Leader
13 18 (4.13%) Network Security Engineer
14 17 (3.90%) Network Manager
15 16 (3.67%) Administrator
16 15 (3.44%) Network Team Leader
17 14 (3.21%) NOC Engineer
17 14 (3.21%) Network Analyst
17 14 (3.21%) Analyst
17 14 (3.21%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.98%) ISPF
2 5 (1.15%) CSS
3 3 (0.69%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.21%) Performance Metrics
3 13 (2.98%) Clustering
4 12 (2.75%) Derivative
5 10 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.06%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.83%) Replication
7 8 (1.83%) AVVID
8 5 (1.15%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.92%) PKI
9 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.69%) User Experience
11 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Blog
11 2 (0.46%) FMCG
11 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.23%) Kindle
12 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 67 (15.37%) Windows
2 55 (12.61%) Linux
3 19 (4.36%) UNIX
4 6 (1.38%) CentOS
4 6 (1.38%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.92%) Debian
7 3 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.46%) OpenBSD
8 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (27.52%) ITIL
2 100 (22.94%) Load Balancing
3 78 (17.89%) Network Design
4 68 (15.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 64 (14.68%) Network Management
6 39 (8.94%) Change Management
7 36 (8.26%) Service Delivery
8 35 (8.03%) Penetration Testing
8 35 (8.03%) Network Architecture
9 32 (7.34%) Migration
9 32 (7.34%) Project Management
10 29 (6.65%) Capacity Planning
10 29 (6.65%) Vulnerability Management
11 27 (6.19%) High Availability
12 25 (5.73%) Security Architecture
13 24 (5.50%) WAN Optimisation
13 24 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (5.05%) Line Management
14 22 (5.05%) Business Continuity
15 18 (4.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.61%) SQL
2 6 (1.38%) Python
3 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.46%) Perl
3 2 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 319 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 272 (62.39%) CCNP
3 115 (26.38%) CCNA
4 66 (15.14%) Degree
5 64 (14.68%) CCIE
6 24 (5.50%) CCDP
7 23 (5.28%) CCDA
8 22 (5.05%) CCSA
9 17 (3.90%) Security Cleared
10 14 (3.21%) SC Cleared
10 14 (3.21%) JNCIS
10 14 (3.21%) JNCIP
11 12 (2.75%) CCSE
12 11 (2.52%) CCSP
13 8 (1.83%) MCSE
13 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.61%) CCIP
15 4 (0.92%) MCSA
15 4 (0.92%) CISSP
15 4 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.53%) SLA
2 19 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.98%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.36%) XenApp
3 19 (4.36%) vSphere
4 12 (2.75%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.29%) Firmware
6 9 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.46%) vCloud
10 1 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 43 (9.86%) CiscoWorks
2 24 (5.50%) Cisco Prime
3 20 (4.59%) HP NNM
4 15 (3.44%) OPNET
4 15 (3.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 14 (3.21%) SCCM
5 14 (3.21%) SCOM
6 13 (2.98%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.92%) Ansible
7 4 (0.92%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.69%) Netcool
8 3 (0.69%) Nagios
8 3 (0.69%) Cacti
8 3 (0.69%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.46%) Nessus
Vendors
1 398 (91.28%) Cisco
2 145 (33.26%) Juniper
3 140 (32.11%) CheckPoint
4 116 (26.61%) F5
5 112 (25.69%) HP
6 81 (18.58%) VMware
7 80 (18.35%) SolarWinds
8 60 (13.76%) Citrix
9 45 (10.32%) Microsoft
10 30 (6.88%) Riverbed
11 23 (5.28%) Dell
12 22 (5.05%) McAfee
13 20 (4.59%) Fortinet
14 14 (3.21%) SonicWALL
15 13 (2.98%) Aruba
16 11 (2.52%) WatchGuard
17 10 (2.29%) CA
17 10 (2.29%) Meraki
18 9 (2.06%) IronPort
18 9 (2.06%) Veeam
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Very Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £70k-£75k
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago