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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 689 779 787
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +8
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 193 100 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.093% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 170 82 91
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,050 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 +90 189 £45,000 -5.26% 16
South East +40 72 £42,500 +3.65% 4
London +13 66 £46,000 -8.00% 10
City of London +37 31 £52,500 +20.00% 9
Hampshire -1 28 £40,000 - 1
East of England 0 19 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Berkshire +17 16 £42,500 -10.52%
Bedfordshire - 16 £53,750 -
East Sussex +6 15 £47,500 +15.85%
Reading +11 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Yorkshire -21 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 12 - -
West Yorkshire -4 11 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -4 10 £38,750 -
Manchester - 10 £38,750 -
Dunstable - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey - 9 £47,500 - 2
Farnborough - 8 £36,250 -
Leeds -14 6 £48,750 +8.33%
Bradford - 5 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £38,500 -
Winchester - 5 £40,000 -
Staines - 5 £43,750 - 1
Southampton +7 4 £62,500 +8.69%
Basingstoke -3 4 £38,500 +6.20%
West Midlands -19 4 £48,750 +30.00%
Thame - 4 £39,250 -
Wales +10 3 £36,750 +5.00% 1
South Wales +6 3 £36,750 +5.00% 1
Birmingham -13 3 £60,000 +54.83%

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 330 (95.93%) Cisco
2 292 (84.88%) BGP
3 264 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
4 262 (76.16%) MPLS
5 250 (72.67%) OSPF
6 225 (65.41%) CCNP
7 221 (64.24%) Firewall
8 220 (63.95%) VPN
9 207 (60.17%) EIGRP
10 164 (47.67%) WAN
11 158 (45.93%) Juniper
12 156 (45.35%) LAN
13 154 (44.77%) Wireless
14 144 (41.86%) TCP/IP
15 132 (38.37%) VRRP
16 120 (34.88%) VLAN
16 120 (34.88%) F5
17 113 (32.85%) Cisco ASA
18 110 (31.98%) CheckPoint
19 96 (27.91%) IPsec
20 92 (26.74%) RIP
21 91 (26.45%) ITIL
22 89 (25.87%) SSL
22 89 (25.87%) Network Security
23 86 (25.00%) Load Balancing
24 82 (23.84%) HP
24 82 (23.84%) VPLS
25 75 (21.80%) Finance
26 68 (19.77%) Network Management
26 68 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (4.07%) Lync
2 11 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.58%) Confluence
5 2 (0.58%) Apache
5 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (12.21%) MS Visio
2 24 (6.98%) MS Office
3 15 (4.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.65%) IaaS
2 14 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.16%) PaaS
4 3 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 292 (84.88%) BGP
2 262 (76.16%) MPLS
3 250 (72.67%) OSPF
4 221 (64.24%) Firewall
5 220 (63.95%) VPN
6 207 (60.17%) EIGRP
7 164 (47.67%) WAN
8 156 (45.35%) LAN
9 154 (44.77%) Wireless
10 144 (41.86%) TCP/IP
11 132 (38.37%) VRRP
12 120 (34.88%) VLAN
13 113 (32.85%) Cisco ASA
14 96 (27.91%) IPsec
15 92 (26.74%) RIP
16 89 (25.87%) SSL
16 89 (25.87%) Network Security
17 82 (23.84%) VPLS
18 68 (19.77%) Cisco Nexus
19 59 (17.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.58%) Subversion
2 2 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 75 (21.80%) Finance
2 44 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 34 (9.88%) Banking
4 26 (7.56%) Retail
5 18 (5.23%) Advertising
6 7 (2.03%) French Language
7 6 (1.74%) Games
7 6 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.45%) Legal
8 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.87%) Billing
9 3 (0.87%) Law
9 3 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 202 (58.72%) Network Engineer
2 77 (22.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 33 (9.59%) Network Specialist
4 28 (8.14%) Network Support
5 27 (7.85%) Support Engineer
5 27 (7.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 23 (6.69%) Network Architect
6 23 (6.69%) Architect
7 21 (6.10%) Consultant
7 21 (6.10%) Security Engineer
8 18 (5.23%) Analyst
8 18 (5.23%) Network Consultant
9 17 (4.94%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (4.07%) Network Analyst
11 13 (3.78%) Senior Security Engineer
12 12 (3.49%) NOC Engineer
12 12 (3.49%) Administrator
12 12 (3.49%) Cisco Engineer
13 11 (3.20%) Security Consultant
14 9 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.03%) Middleware
2 2 (0.58%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.07%) Performance Metrics
3 11 (3.20%) AVVID
3 11 (3.20%) Clustering
4 10 (2.91%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.45%) Replication
7 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.16%) PKI
8 2 (0.58%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.58%) Statistics
8 2 (0.58%) Blog
8 2 (0.58%) FMCG
9 1 (0.29%) Open Source
9 1 (0.29%) Derivative
9 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.29%) IVR
9 1 (0.29%) e-Health
9 1 (0.29%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.70%) Linux
2 53 (15.41%) Windows
3 15 (4.36%) Solaris
4 12 (3.49%) UNIX
5 10 (2.91%) CentOS
6 6 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.16%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.16%) Debian
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.58%) OpenBSD
9 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.45%) ITIL
2 86 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 68 (19.77%) Network Management
4 51 (14.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (14.53%) Service Delivery
6 48 (13.95%) Network Design
7 43 (12.50%) Change Management
8 38 (11.05%) Project Management
9 26 (7.56%) PRINCE2
10 25 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
12 23 (6.69%) Network Architecture
12 23 (6.69%) Process Improvement
12 23 (6.69%) PRINCE
13 22 (6.40%) Migration
14 21 (6.10%) Line Management
15 19 (5.52%) Kalman Filter
16 18 (5.23%) WAN Optimisation
17 17 (4.94%) Vulnerability Management
17 17 (4.94%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.20%) SQL
2 6 (1.74%) Python
3 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.58%) Perl
3 2 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 264 (76.74%) Cisco Certification
2 225 (65.41%) CCNP
3 67 (19.48%) CCNA
4 46 (13.37%) CCIE
5 45 (13.08%) Degree
6 20 (5.81%) CCDP
7 17 (4.94%) Security Cleared
8 15 (4.36%) SC Cleared
9 14 (4.07%) CCDA
10 12 (3.49%) JNCIS
11 10 (2.91%) CCSE
12 8 (2.33%) CCSA
13 6 (1.74%) MCSE
13 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.45%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.16%) CISSP
16 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.87%) JNCIE
17 2 (0.58%) MCITP
17 2 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (16.57%) SLA
2 15 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.62%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.20%) vSphere
4 10 (2.91%) Firmware
5 6 (1.74%) vCloud
6 5 (1.45%) XenApp
7 3 (0.87%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (9.01%) HP NNM
2 30 (8.72%) CiscoWorks
3 16 (4.65%) SCOM
4 14 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (4.07%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (3.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.45%) OPNET
7 5 (1.45%) OpenView
8 4 (1.16%) Ansible
8 4 (1.16%) Nagios
8 4 (1.16%) Cacti
9 2 (0.58%) SCCM
10 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.29%) Nessus
10 1 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 330 (95.93%) Cisco
2 158 (45.93%) Juniper
3 120 (34.88%) F5
4 110 (31.98%) CheckPoint
5 82 (23.84%) HP
6 58 (16.86%) SolarWinds
7 57 (16.57%) VMware
8 38 (11.05%) Aruba
9 29 (8.43%) Microsoft
9 29 (8.43%) Citrix
10 23 (6.69%) Riverbed
11 16 (4.65%) McAfee
12 14 (4.07%) Fortinet
13 12 (3.49%) IronPort
14 10 (2.91%) Avaya
15 8 (2.33%) Dell
16 7 (2.03%) Foundry
17 6 (1.74%) Oracle
18 5 (1.45%) EMC
19 4 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + £3000 car allowance + £5,000 bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago