The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 104 95 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 5 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 1.04% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 4.67% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
HSRP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 300 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.11% 22.30% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 215 268 244
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,523
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HSRP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HSRP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSRP across the Wales region.

HSRP Salary Trend in Wales

HSRP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South Wales -15 5 £50,000 +33.33%
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) VRRP
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) VLAN
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
3 13 (68.42%) RIP
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) OSPF
3 13 (68.42%) BGP
3 13 (68.42%) EIGRP
3 13 (68.42%) ProCurve
3 13 (68.42%) Wireless
4 7 (36.84%) Dell
5 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) CCNA
5 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
5 6 (31.58%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.53%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) VMware

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) VRRP
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) VLAN
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 13 (68.42%) RIP
2 13 (68.42%) OSPF
2 13 (68.42%) BGP
2 13 (68.42%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Project Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
3 6 (31.58%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) ProCurve
3 7 (36.84%) Dell
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
4 6 (31.58%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) VMware