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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 816 723 760
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +37
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 88 153 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.77% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 81 134 122
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 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20227 19758 21013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.39% 18.15% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16236 15909 17355
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 23 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 23 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
(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 -94 75 £52,500 +5.00% 13
London -53 39 £58,000 +5.45% 7
City of London +3 28 £58,000 -7.20% 3
South East -33 16 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South Wales -11 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wales -16 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East of England -14 11 £55,500 +30.58% 1
Hampshire +6 10 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Basingstoke +1 8 £37,500 +25.00%
Bedfordshire - 8 £55,500 - 1
Cardiff -16 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +12 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Caerphilly +12 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Reading +4 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire -43 4 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Dunstable - 4 £56,000 -
Hertfordshire -19 3 £40,000 -
Leeds -39 3 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire -40 3 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South West - 3 £27,750 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £56,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £40,000 -
North West +6 2 £45,750 +22.00%
Manchester -1 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 23 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.

1 181 (96.28%) Cisco
2 146 (77.66%) BGP
3 131 (69.68%) Firewall
4 125 (66.49%) Cisco Certification
5 124 (65.96%) VPN
6 123 (65.43%) MPLS
7 122 (64.89%) OSPF
8 102 (54.26%) CCNP
9 101 (53.72%) EIGRP
10 97 (51.60%) WAN
11 93 (49.47%) LAN
12 90 (47.87%) VLAN
13 83 (44.15%) CheckPoint
14 80 (42.55%) Juniper
15 79 (42.02%) TCP/IP
16 63 (33.51%) DHCP
17 61 (32.45%) F5
18 58 (30.85%) RIP
19 57 (30.32%) Cisco ASA
20 56 (29.79%) SSL
20 56 (29.79%) VRRP
21 55 (29.26%) Wireless
22 54 (28.72%) IPsec
22 54 (28.72%) Network Security
23 50 (26.60%) VoIP
24 49 (26.06%) SolarWinds
25 47 (25.00%) CCNA
25 47 (25.00%) VPLS
26 40 (21.28%) Cisco IOS
27 39 (20.74%) Load Balancing

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 23 (12.23%) Lync
2 13 (6.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.19%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.66%) Apache
5 4 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (10.64%) MS Office
2 12 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) Office 365
2 11 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 3 (1.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (77.66%) BGP
2 131 (69.68%) Firewall
3 124 (65.96%) VPN
4 123 (65.43%) MPLS
5 122 (64.89%) OSPF
6 101 (53.72%) EIGRP
7 97 (51.60%) WAN
8 93 (49.47%) LAN
9 90 (47.87%) VLAN
10 79 (42.02%) TCP/IP
11 63 (33.51%) DHCP
12 58 (30.85%) RIP
13 57 (30.32%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (29.79%) SSL
14 56 (29.79%) VRRP
15 55 (29.26%) Wireless
16 54 (28.72%) IPsec
16 54 (28.72%) Network Security
17 50 (26.60%) VoIP
18 47 (25.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 34 (18.09%) Finance
2 27 (14.36%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.38%) Law
3 12 (6.38%) Advertising
4 10 (5.32%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 86 (45.74%) Network Engineer
2 36 (19.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (9.57%) Security Engineer
4 17 (9.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (8.51%) Senior Security Engineer
5 16 (8.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 15 (7.98%) Lead Network Engineer
7 13 (6.91%) Network Support
8 12 (6.38%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.38%) Consultant
8 12 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
9 11 (5.85%) Network Specialist
9 11 (5.85%) Network Consultant
9 11 (5.85%) Architect
10 10 (5.32%) Security Consultant
10 10 (5.32%) Project Engineer
11 9 (4.79%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) DCOM
1 1 (0.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.13%) Open Source
2 4 (2.13%) PKI
3 3 (1.60%) Statistics
3 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.60%) SecurID
4 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.06%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.06%) IVR
4 2 (1.06%) e-Health
5 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.11%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Windows
3 10 (5.32%) UNIX
4 5 (2.66%) Solaris
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.66%) CentOS
5 4 (2.13%) Debian
5 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.06%) SUSE
6 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.74%) Load Balancing
2 34 (18.09%) Network Management
3 32 (17.02%) Network Design
4 30 (15.96%) Project Management
5 29 (15.43%) Service Delivery
6 25 (13.30%) ITIL
7 17 (9.04%) Change Management
7 17 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.91%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (6.91%) Email Migration
9 11 (5.85%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.85%) Network Architecture
10 9 (4.79%) Capacity Management
11 8 (4.26%) Process Improvement
11 8 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.26%) PRINCE
12 6 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.66%) Time Management
13 5 (2.66%) Service Management
13 5 (2.66%) WAN Optimisation
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
1 125 (66.49%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (54.26%) CCNP
3 47 (25.00%) CCNA
4 29 (15.43%) Degree
5 18 (9.57%) CCIE
6 11 (5.85%) CCIP
6 11 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (5.32%) CCSA
8 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.19%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.66%) SAP Certification
11 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.13%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.13%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.60%) HND
12 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.60%) CCDP
13 2 (1.06%) CISSP
13 2 (1.06%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.89%) SLA
2 7 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.66%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.66%) UAG
5 4 (2.13%) vSphere
6 3 (1.60%) vCloud
6 3 (1.60%) Squid
6 3 (1.60%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.06%) Snort
8 1 (0.53%) NFS
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (6.91%) HP NNM
3 10 (5.32%) Nagios
4 7 (3.72%) Cacti
5 5 (2.66%) OpenView
5 5 (2.66%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (2.66%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.06%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.06%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 181 (96.28%) Cisco
2 83 (44.15%) CheckPoint
3 80 (42.55%) Juniper
4 61 (32.45%) F5
5 49 (26.06%) SolarWinds
6 34 (18.09%) HP
7 30 (15.96%) VMware
8 22 (11.70%) Aruba
9 16 (8.51%) Riverbed
9 16 (8.51%) Avaya
10 12 (6.38%) McAfee
11 10 (5.32%) Dell
12 9 (4.79%) Microsoft
12 9 (4.79%) Citrix
12 9 (4.79%) WatchGuard
12 9 (4.79%) SonicWALL
13 8 (4.26%) Sun
14 5 (2.66%) SAP
14 5 (2.66%) Nokia
14 5 (2.66%) Fortinet
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Salary: £45k-£50k + 30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
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