The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 846 845 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 17 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.012% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.094% 0.071% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 0
Average salary £46,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
GLBP
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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GLBP
Salary Trend in England

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

GLBP Salary Trend in England

GLBP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GLBP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

GLBP Salary Histogram in England

GLBP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLBP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +21 12 £46,750 -37.66%
South East - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 - -
West Midlands -21 1 £37,500 -
GLBP
UK

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GLBP 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 GLBP.

1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
1 48 (100.00%) HSRP
2 44 (91.67%) LAN
2 44 (91.67%) VRRP
3 42 (87.50%) MPLS
4 41 (85.42%) Juniper
5 40 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (77.08%) CCNP
7 36 (75.00%) Firewall
8 35 (72.92%) OSPF
9 34 (70.83%) BGP
9 34 (70.83%) VPN
9 34 (70.83%) VLAN
10 30 (62.50%) WAN
11 29 (60.42%) Wireless
12 24 (50.00%) EIGRP
13 22 (45.83%) Ethernet
13 22 (45.83%) RIP
13 22 (45.83%) ISDN
13 22 (45.83%) DNS
13 22 (45.83%) CheckPoint
14 18 (37.50%) Network Design
15 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (31.25%) Multicast
17 14 (29.17%) Aruba
17 14 (29.17%) Cisco CUCM
17 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
17 14 (29.17%) VoIP
17 14 (29.17%) DSL

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GLBP 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 GLBP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) HSRP
2 44 (91.67%) LAN
2 44 (91.67%) VRRP
3 42 (87.50%) MPLS
4 36 (75.00%) Firewall
5 35 (72.92%) OSPF
6 34 (70.83%) BGP
6 34 (70.83%) VPN
6 34 (70.83%) VLAN
7 30 (62.50%) WAN
8 29 (60.42%) Wireless
9 24 (50.00%) EIGRP
10 22 (45.83%) Ethernet
10 22 (45.83%) DNS
10 22 (45.83%) RIP
10 22 (45.83%) ISDN
11 16 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (31.25%) Multicast
13 14 (29.17%) VoIP
General
1 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) AVVID
2 2 (4.17%) Blog
2 2 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Network Design
2 12 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 12 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (25.00%) Line Management
2 12 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (14.58%) ITIL
4 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.08%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 40 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (77.08%) CCNP
3 12 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (22.92%) CCSA
5 7 (14.58%) CCNA
6 4 (8.33%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (22.92%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (22.92%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) Cacti
4 2 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (85.42%) Juniper
3 22 (45.83%) CheckPoint
4 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
4 14 (29.17%) Aruba
5 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) IronPort
6 7 (14.58%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (10.42%) Meraki
8 4 (8.33%) F5
9 3 (6.25%) Crossbeam
10 1 (2.08%) VMware
10 1 (2.08%) Huawei