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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
UK
Rank 710 801 757
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -44
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 134 128 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.76% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 125 114 166
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +101 128 £45,000 -10.00% 8
London +78 69 £38,163 -23.67% 7
South East +71 31 £41,500 +12.16% 1
West Midlands +21 15 £45,000 -10.00%
Herefordshire - 15 £45,000 -
Surrey +46 11 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £77,500 -
Berkshire +40 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire +18 6 £40,000 +8.10%
East of England +3 5 £47,500 -5.00%
North West -11 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Manchester -13 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Hereford - 5 £47,500 -
Reading +33 4 £65,000 +75.67%
Bedfordshire +7 4 £48,750 -5.33%
City of London +24 3 £45,000 - 3
Chertsey +7 3 £32,500 -7.14%
South West +21 2 £37,500 +20.00%
Dunstable +2 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Wokingham - 2 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +24 1 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Scotland +13 1 - - 1
Wales +7 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire +6 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Edinburgh +4 1 - -
Gloucester -14 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Gloucestershire -16 1 £37,500 +20.00%
Woking - 1 £55,000 - 1

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 239 (86.28%) Cisco
2 212 (76.53%) Firewall
3 206 (74.37%) OSPF
4 201 (72.56%) BGP
5 181 (65.34%) Cisco Certification
6 174 (62.82%) LAN
7 173 (62.45%) VPN
8 167 (60.29%) WAN
9 166 (59.93%) MPLS
10 158 (57.04%) CCNP
11 153 (55.23%) VRRP
12 140 (50.54%) Data Centre
13 136 (49.10%) DNS
14 120 (43.32%) Network Security
15 118 (42.60%) TCP/IP
16 113 (40.79%) Wireless
17 105 (37.91%) Juniper
18 94 (33.94%) EIGRP
18 94 (33.94%) IPsec
19 89 (32.13%) Degree
20 84 (30.32%) Network Design
21 81 (29.24%) CCNA
22 80 (28.88%) VLAN
23 77 (27.80%) Palo Alto
24 75 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
25 73 (26.35%) Disaster Recovery
26 72 (25.99%) RIP
27 71 (25.63%) DHCP
27 71 (25.63%) Windows
28 61 (22.02%) F5

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 17 (6.14%) IIS
2 14 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.05%) Skype for Business
3 10 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) Apache
6 2 (0.72%) lighttpd
6 2 (0.72%) nginx
7 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (3.61%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.17%) Office 365
4 5 (1.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.44%) Akamai
6 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.72%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 212 (76.53%) Firewall
2 206 (74.37%) OSPF
3 201 (72.56%) BGP
4 174 (62.82%) LAN
5 173 (62.45%) VPN
6 167 (60.29%) WAN
7 166 (59.93%) MPLS
8 153 (55.23%) VRRP
9 136 (49.10%) DNS
10 120 (43.32%) Network Security
11 118 (42.60%) TCP/IP
12 113 (40.79%) Wireless
13 94 (33.94%) EIGRP
13 94 (33.94%) IPsec
14 80 (28.88%) VLAN
15 75 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
16 72 (25.99%) RIP
17 71 (25.63%) DHCP
18 58 (20.94%) Ethernet
19 54 (19.49%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.17%) MySQL
3 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Subversion
2 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (19.49%) Finance
2 46 (16.61%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.50%) Banking
4 10 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.81%) Legal
7 4 (1.44%) Law
8 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.08%) Marketing
8 3 (1.08%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 161 (58.12%) Network Engineer
2 52 (18.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 41 (14.80%) Cisco Engineer
4 36 (13.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 28 (10.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (10.11%) Security Engineer
6 18 (6.50%) Network Team Leader
6 18 (6.50%) Team Leader
7 13 (4.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 13 (4.69%) Network Specialist
7 13 (4.69%) Network Support
8 12 (4.33%) Switch Engineer
9 11 (3.97%) Network Manager
10 10 (3.61%) Communications Engineer
10 10 (3.61%) Engineering Manager
10 10 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (3.61%) Network Engineering Manager
10 10 (3.61%) NOC Technician
10 10 (3.61%) Senior Communications Engineer
11 9 (3.25%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.97%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.61%) Web Services
3 5 (1.81%) FFmpeg
4 3 (1.08%) Middleware
5 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 140 (50.54%) Data Centre
2 31 (11.19%) Computer Science
3 26 (9.39%) BYOD
4 23 (8.30%) Management Information System
5 19 (6.86%) Clustering
6 16 (5.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 14 (5.05%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.17%) IPTV
8 6 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (1.81%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.81%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.44%) IVR
10 4 (1.44%) Statistics
11 3 (1.08%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.08%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.08%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (1.08%) PKI
12 2 (0.72%) Fintech
12 2 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 71 (25.63%) Windows
2 48 (17.33%) Linux
3 28 (10.11%) Windows Server
4 18 (6.50%) Unix
5 16 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.17%) Debian
8 6 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.81%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.44%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.08%) Solaris
12 1 (0.36%) CentOS
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.32%) Network Design
2 73 (26.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 57 (20.58%) Load Balancing
4 51 (18.41%) Network Architecture
5 49 (17.69%) Business Continuity
5 49 (17.69%) Change Management
6 46 (16.61%) High Availability
7 42 (15.16%) Information Security
8 39 (14.08%) ITIL
9 31 (11.19%) Network Management
10 30 (10.83%) ITSM
10 30 (10.83%) Service Management
11 29 (10.47%) Network Monitoring
12 25 (9.03%) Problem Management
13 23 (8.30%) Performance Monitoring
14 22 (7.94%) Incident Management
15 21 (7.58%) Line Management
16 20 (7.22%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (7.22%) Web Filtering
17 18 (6.50%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.05%) Bash Shell
2 12 (4.33%) Perl
3 9 (3.25%) Python
4 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.72%) C
6 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 181 (65.34%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (57.04%) CCNP
3 89 (32.13%) Degree
4 81 (29.24%) CCNA
5 34 (12.27%) CCIE
6 28 (10.11%) SC Cleared
6 28 (10.11%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.69%) GCIH
7 13 (4.69%) GIAC
8 10 (3.61%) CCDP
9 7 (2.53%) CCSE
9 7 (2.53%) CISSP
10 6 (2.17%) CISM
11 5 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.44%) CCMSE
12 4 (1.44%) CISA
12 4 (1.44%) IISP
12 4 (1.44%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.08%) CCSA
13 3 (1.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.83%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.50%) Firmware
3 13 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.97%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.17%) Docker
5 6 (2.17%) pfSense
5 6 (2.17%) QEMU
5 6 (2.17%) Xen
6 5 (1.81%) NFS
6 5 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (9.75%) Nagios
2 18 (6.50%) Cacti
3 14 (5.05%) SCOM
4 10 (3.61%) HP NNM
5 9 (3.25%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (2.89%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.17%) Ansible
7 6 (2.17%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.17%) Mesos
7 6 (2.17%) Puppet
7 6 (2.17%) rkt
7 6 (2.17%) Salt
8 5 (1.81%) Graylog
8 5 (1.81%) Netcool
8 5 (1.81%) OpenNMS
9 4 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (1.44%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 239 (86.28%) Cisco
2 105 (37.91%) Juniper
3 77 (27.80%) Palo Alto
4 61 (22.02%) F5
5 53 (19.13%) CheckPoint
6 40 (14.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 38 (13.72%) Extreme Networks
8 37 (13.36%) SolarWinds
9 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
10 23 (8.30%) VMware
11 21 (7.58%) HP
12 16 (5.78%) Cyberoam
12 16 (5.78%) Fortinet
12 16 (5.78%) Riverbed
13 15 (5.42%) Forcepoint
14 14 (5.05%) Aruba
15 11 (3.97%) Avaya
15 11 (3.97%) Polycom
16 10 (3.61%) Blue Coat
17 9 (3.25%) Citrix
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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