The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 614 642 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 11 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.037% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 0
Average salary £60,000 £58,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
GLBP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6870 7872 7885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.57% 16.13% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 6500 6518
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GLBP
Salary Trend in London

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

GLBP Salary Trend in London

GLBP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GLBP across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

GLBP Salary Histogram in London

GLBP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLBP within the London region over the 3 months to 7 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
City of London +31 2 £80,000 +37.93%
GLBP
England

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) OSPF
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
1 33 (100.00%) HSRP
2 32 (96.97%) VPN
3 31 (93.94%) BGP
4 30 (90.91%) EIGRP
4 30 (90.91%) VLAN
5 24 (72.73%) LAN
6 23 (69.70%) WAN
6 23 (69.70%) Spanning Tree
7 21 (63.64%) VRRP
7 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
7 21 (63.64%) DNS
8 19 (57.58%) RIP
8 19 (57.58%) Wireless
9 17 (51.52%) CCNP
9 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (42.42%) Network Design
11 13 (39.39%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (36.36%) CCSA
12 12 (36.36%) MPLS
13 11 (33.33%) Juniper
13 11 (33.33%) VoIP
14 10 (30.30%) Meraki
15 9 (27.27%) Aruba
16 8 (24.24%) VPLS
16 8 (24.24%) Linux
16 8 (24.24%) Nagios
17 6 (18.18%) 802.11

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) OSPF
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
1 33 (100.00%) HSRP
2 32 (96.97%) VPN
3 31 (93.94%) BGP
4 30 (90.91%) EIGRP
4 30 (90.91%) VLAN
5 24 (72.73%) LAN
6 23 (69.70%) WAN
6 23 (69.70%) Spanning Tree
7 21 (63.64%) DNS
7 21 (63.64%) VRRP
8 19 (57.58%) Wireless
8 19 (57.58%) RIP
9 13 (39.39%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (36.36%) MPLS
11 11 (33.33%) VoIP
12 8 (24.24%) VPLS
13 6 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (18.18%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Network Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Security Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (30.30%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (24.24%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 8 (24.24%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Support
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
9 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.03%) Network Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Network Design
2 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.03%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) CCNP
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCSA
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCSP
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Nagios
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (12.12%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 11 (33.33%) Juniper
4 10 (30.30%) Meraki
5 9 (27.27%) Aruba
6 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (6.06%) Veeam
7 2 (6.06%) F5
7 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.06%) EMC
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) IronPort