Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HSRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HSRP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 981 930 1011
Rank change year-on-year -51 +81 +29
Permanent jobs citing HSRP 185 276 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.90% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 151 241 250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

HSRP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26530 30530 34381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.04% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21604 25155 28617
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HSRP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HSRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HSRP in England

HSRP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for HSRP in England

HSRP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HSRP in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HSRP in England

HSRP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 82 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South East -21 31 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +17 29 £35,000 -31.71% 1
North of England +16 24 £46,250 +19.35% 7
North West -9 16 £46,250 -22.92% 5
Midlands +17 12 £56,250 +75.78% 5
Yorkshire +29 8 £51,250 +36.67% 2
South West +13 7 £40,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +4 7 £50,000 +55.04% 4
East Midlands +36 5 £67,500 +125.00% 1
HSRP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 169 (91.35%) BGP
2 163 (88.11%) OSPF
3 156 (84.32%) Cisco
4 143 (77.30%) Firewall
5 142 (76.76%) VPN
6 109 (58.92%) Cisco Certification
7 101 (54.59%) VLAN
8 95 (51.35%) CCNP
9 93 (50.27%) MPLS
10 84 (45.41%) IPsec
11 82 (44.32%) Juniper
11 82 (44.32%) WAN
12 81 (43.78%) TCP/IP
13 79 (42.70%) VRRP
14 73 (39.46%) LAN
14 73 (39.46%) Cisco Nexus
15 72 (38.92%) Palo Alto
16 70 (37.84%) EIGRP
17 62 (33.51%) Cisco ASA
18 60 (32.43%) Finance
19 58 (31.35%) Ethernet
20 49 (26.49%) SolarWinds
21 48 (25.95%) CheckPoint
22 46 (24.86%) CCNA
23 45 (24.32%) VoIP
24 44 (23.78%) Wireshark
25 43 (23.24%) Network Security
26 41 (22.16%) Wireless
27 40 (21.62%) DNS
28 38 (20.54%) Degree

HSRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (9.19%) CMS
2 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.97%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.95%) SaaS
4 6 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (91.35%) BGP
2 163 (88.11%) OSPF
3 143 (77.30%) Firewall
4 142 (76.76%) VPN
5 101 (54.59%) VLAN
6 93 (50.27%) MPLS
7 84 (45.41%) IPsec
8 82 (44.32%) WAN
9 81 (43.78%) TCP/IP
10 79 (42.70%) VRRP
11 73 (39.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 73 (39.46%) LAN
12 70 (37.84%) EIGRP
13 62 (33.51%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (31.35%) Ethernet
15 45 (24.32%) VoIP
16 44 (23.78%) Wireshark
17 43 (23.24%) Network Security
18 41 (22.16%) Wireless
19 40 (21.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) MySQL
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (4.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (32.43%) Finance
2 23 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 20 (10.81%) Military
4 16 (8.65%) Back Office
5 6 (3.24%) Banking
6 5 (2.70%) Marketing
7 4 (2.16%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Advertising
8 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.08%) Legal
9 1 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 112 (60.54%) Network Engineer
2 37 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (11.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (10.27%) Administrator
4 19 (10.27%) Network Administrator
5 17 (9.19%) IT Administrator
6 15 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) IP Engineer
7 13 (7.03%) Network Manager
8 12 (6.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (6.49%) Security Engineer
9 11 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.95%) Juniper Engineer
9 11 (5.95%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.41%) Network Specialist
11 9 (4.86%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) LAN Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) LAN/WAN Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) Lead Network Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.59%) 802.1X
2 17 (9.19%) POSIX
2 17 (9.19%) XMPP
3 7 (3.78%) Web Services
4 5 (2.70%) RFC 2547
5 4 (2.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.38%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.27%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.19%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.95%) DataPower
4 11 (5.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.32%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.24%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.70%) Spread Betting
9 4 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.16%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.62%) Fintech
11 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.54%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.54%) PKI
12 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.35%) Linux
2 15 (8.11%) Unix
2 15 (8.11%) Windows
3 7 (3.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.00%) Network Management
2 35 (18.92%) Change Management
3 27 (14.59%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (14.59%) Network Architecture
4 26 (14.05%) High Availability
5 25 (13.51%) ITIL
5 25 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (11.89%) Network Optimisation
7 21 (11.35%) Data Encryption
7 21 (11.35%) Data Security
8 20 (10.81%) Load Balancing
8 20 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 19 (10.27%) Project Management
10 18 (9.73%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (8.65%) Document Management
11 16 (8.65%) Problem Management
12 15 (8.11%) Web Filtering
13 13 (7.03%) Coaching
14 12 (6.49%) Network Design
14 12 (6.49%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.65%) Python
2 14 (7.57%) Perl
3 13 (7.03%) C
4 9 (4.86%) Java
5 7 (3.78%) C++
5 7 (3.78%) Ruby
6 5 (2.70%) SQL
7 4 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.16%) PHP
7 4 (2.16%) Tcl
8 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.54%) C-shell
8 1 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 109 (58.92%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (51.35%) CCNP
3 46 (24.86%) CCNA
4 38 (20.54%) Degree
5 35 (18.92%) CCIE
6 16 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (4.86%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.86%) Security Cleared
8 8 (4.32%) CCDP
8 8 (4.32%) CCIP
9 7 (3.78%) CCA
9 7 (3.78%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.24%) JNCIP
10 6 (3.24%) JNCIS
11 5 (2.70%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.62%) CCSA
12 3 (1.62%) CISSP
13 2 (1.08%) CCVP
13 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.43%) SLA
2 8 (4.32%) QA
3 6 (3.24%) PMO
4 5 (2.70%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.95%) Active Directory
1 11 (5.95%) VMware NSX
2 4 (2.16%) Firmware
3 2 (1.08%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.08%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (11.89%) Cacti
2 19 (10.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (8.11%) Nagios
4 10 (5.41%) SCOM
5 9 (4.86%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (3.78%) FortiGate
6 7 (3.78%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (2.70%) RANCID
8 4 (2.16%) Nessus
8 4 (2.16%) OpenNMS
8 4 (2.16%) Puppet
8 4 (2.16%) SCCM
9 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 156 (84.32%) Cisco
2 82 (44.32%) Juniper
3 72 (38.92%) Palo Alto
4 49 (26.49%) SolarWinds
5 48 (25.95%) CheckPoint
6 33 (17.84%) F5
6 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
7 21 (11.35%) Xerox
8 19 (10.27%) HP
9 17 (9.19%) Aruba
10 16 (8.65%) Citrix
10 16 (8.65%) VMware
11 15 (8.11%) Dell
12 11 (5.95%) 3Com
12 11 (5.95%) IBM
12 11 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (5.41%) Arista
14 8 (4.32%) Avaya
15 6 (3.24%) Ericsson
15 6 (3.24%) Sourcefire