The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 803 731 760
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +29
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 98 156 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.79% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 90 137 132
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20545 19756 21121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.17% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16471 15851 17426
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 84 £52,500 +5.00% 16
London -72 43 £58,000 +10.47% 7
City of London +3 32 £58,000 -7.20% 1
South East -35 18 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South Wales -9 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wales -17 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England -2 12 £55,500 +16.84% 2
Hampshire -5 11 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Bedfordshire - 9 £55,500 - 2
Basingstoke +5 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Berkshire +3 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Cardiff -17 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Caerphilly +10 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire -34 6 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Reading +6 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds -40 5 £46,250 -7.50% 3
West Yorkshire -48 5 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Dunstable - 5 £62,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 3 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £27,750 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £56,000 -
North West +3 2 £45,750 +22.00%
Manchester 0 2 £45,750 +22.00%
Chippenham - 2 £27,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £27,750 -
Docklands, London - 1 £56,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 -

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 182 (96.81%) Cisco
2 148 (78.72%) BGP
3 128 (68.09%) Firewall
4 127 (67.55%) Cisco Certification
4 127 (67.55%) VPN
5 124 (65.96%) MPLS
6 123 (65.43%) OSPF
7 106 (56.38%) EIGRP
8 105 (55.85%) CCNP
9 95 (50.53%) WAN
10 93 (49.47%) LAN
11 90 (47.87%) VLAN
12 82 (43.62%) CheckPoint
13 79 (42.02%) Juniper
14 78 (41.49%) TCP/IP
15 66 (35.11%) F5
16 61 (32.45%) DHCP
17 59 (31.38%) Wireless
17 59 (31.38%) Cisco ASA
18 58 (30.85%) IPsec
18 58 (30.85%) RIP
18 58 (30.85%) SSL
19 57 (30.32%) VRRP
19 57 (30.32%) Network Security
20 51 (27.13%) VoIP
21 49 (26.06%) SolarWinds
22 47 (25.00%) CCNA
23 46 (24.47%) VPLS
24 41 (21.81%) Cisco IOS
25 40 (21.28%) Load Balancing

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (11.70%) Lync
2 12 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.19%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.66%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.66%) Apache
5 2 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (9.57%) MS Office
2 12 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.38%) Office 365
2 9 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 3 (1.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (78.72%) BGP
2 128 (68.09%) Firewall
3 127 (67.55%) VPN
4 124 (65.96%) MPLS
5 123 (65.43%) OSPF
6 106 (56.38%) EIGRP
7 95 (50.53%) WAN
8 93 (49.47%) LAN
9 90 (47.87%) VLAN
10 78 (41.49%) TCP/IP
11 61 (32.45%) DHCP
12 59 (31.38%) Wireless
12 59 (31.38%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (30.85%) IPsec
13 58 (30.85%) RIP
13 58 (30.85%) SSL
14 57 (30.32%) VRRP
14 57 (30.32%) Network Security
15 51 (27.13%) VoIP
16 46 (24.47%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 33 (17.55%) Finance
2 26 (13.83%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.91%) Law
4 10 (5.32%) Banking
4 10 (5.32%) Advertising
5 3 (1.60%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (47.34%) Network Engineer
2 39 (20.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 19 (10.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (9.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 18 (9.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 16 (8.51%) Lead Network Engineer
7 13 (6.91%) Network Support
8 12 (6.38%) Network Consultant
8 12 (6.38%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Consultant
8 12 (6.38%) Network Specialist
8 12 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
9 11 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Architect
10 10 (5.32%) Project Engineer
10 10 (5.32%) Security Consultant
10 10 (5.32%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) DCOM
1 1 (0.53%) CSS
1 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.13%) PKI
1 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
1 4 (2.13%) Open Source
2 3 (1.60%) Statistics
2 3 (1.60%) SecurID
3 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.06%) IVR
3 2 (1.06%) CLARiiON
3 2 (1.06%) e-Health
3 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.53%) Clustering
4 1 (0.53%) AVVID
4 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.64%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Windows
3 11 (5.85%) UNIX
4 5 (2.66%) CentOS
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.66%) Solaris
5 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.13%) Debian
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.06%) SUSE
6 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.28%) Load Balancing
2 36 (19.15%) Network Management
3 30 (15.96%) Service Delivery
3 30 (15.96%) Project Management
4 29 (15.43%) Network Design
5 25 (13.30%) ITIL
6 19 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (9.04%) Change Management
8 12 (6.38%) Email Migration
9 11 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (5.85%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.32%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.32%) Network Architecture
11 8 (4.26%) PRINCE
11 8 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.26%) Process Improvement
12 6 (3.19%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.19%) WAN Optimisation
13 5 (2.66%) Time Management
13 5 (2.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.53%) Perl
2 1 (0.53%) PHP
2 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 127 (67.55%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (55.85%) CCNP
3 47 (25.00%) CCNA
4 27 (14.36%) Degree
5 17 (9.04%) CCIE
6 11 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (5.32%) CCSA
8 9 (4.79%) CCIP
9 7 (3.72%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.66%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.66%) SAP Certification
11 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.13%) CCDP
11 4 (2.13%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.13%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.60%) HND
12 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.06%) CISSP
13 2 (1.06%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.36%) SLA
2 8 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.19%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.13%) vSphere
4 4 (2.13%) UAG
5 3 (1.60%) vCloud
5 3 (1.60%) Squid
5 3 (1.60%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.06%) Snort
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.53%) NFS
7 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (13.30%) CiscoWorks
2 14 (7.45%) HP NNM
3 9 (4.79%) Nagios
4 7 (3.72%) Cacti
5 5 (2.66%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (2.66%) OpenView
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.60%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (1.06%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.06%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.53%) SCOM
8 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 182 (96.81%) Cisco
2 82 (43.62%) CheckPoint
3 79 (42.02%) Juniper
4 66 (35.11%) F5
5 49 (26.06%) SolarWinds
6 36 (19.15%) HP
7 29 (15.43%) VMware
8 25 (13.30%) Aruba
9 16 (8.51%) Riverbed
9 16 (8.51%) Avaya
10 13 (6.91%) McAfee
11 10 (5.32%) Microsoft
11 10 (5.32%) Dell
12 9 (4.79%) WatchGuard
12 9 (4.79%) SonicWALL
12 9 (4.79%) Citrix
13 8 (4.26%) Sun
14 6 (3.19%) Fortinet
15 5 (2.66%) Blue Coat
15 5 (2.66%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45k-£50k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellenty Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 per year
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