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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 622 - 640
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 15 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% - 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 3
Average salary £58,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary - £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
7697 6973 8637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.90% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 5903 7306
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
City of London - 15 £58,000 -
GLBP
England

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) OSPF
1 29 (100.00%) BGP
1 29 (100.00%) Wireless
2 28 (96.55%) VPN
2 28 (96.55%) HSRP
3 27 (93.10%) VLAN
4 26 (89.66%) MPLS
4 26 (89.66%) WAN
4 26 (89.66%) LAN
5 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (82.76%) Juniper
6 23 (79.31%) EIGRP
6 23 (79.31%) SolarWinds
7 22 (75.86%) Cisco IOS
8 21 (72.41%) CCNP
8 21 (72.41%) Aruba
9 20 (68.97%) Network Security
9 20 (68.97%) RIP
9 20 (68.97%) VPLS
9 20 (68.97%) VoIP
10 18 (62.07%) Network Management
11 11 (37.93%) Firewall
12 9 (31.03%) VRRP
13 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
14 6 (20.69%) DNS
15 5 (17.24%) SSL
15 5 (17.24%) Internet
15 5 (17.24%) TACACS

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (6.90%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) OSPF
1 29 (100.00%) BGP
1 29 (100.00%) Wireless
2 28 (96.55%) VPN
2 28 (96.55%) HSRP
3 27 (93.10%) VLAN
4 26 (89.66%) MPLS
4 26 (89.66%) WAN
4 26 (89.66%) LAN
5 23 (79.31%) EIGRP
6 22 (75.86%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (68.97%) Network Security
7 20 (68.97%) RIP
7 20 (68.97%) VPLS
7 20 (68.97%) VoIP
8 11 (37.93%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) VRRP
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (20.69%) DNS
12 5 (17.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Network Engineer
2 20 (68.97%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (65.52%) Security Engineer
4 18 (62.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (55.17%) Senior Security Engineer
6 15 (51.72%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 15 (51.72%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) AVVID
1 3 (10.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Debian
2 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Network Management
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Squid
2 1 (3.45%) NFS
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
1 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
1 3 (10.34%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (82.76%) Juniper
3 23 (79.31%) SolarWinds
4 21 (72.41%) Aruba
5 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 3 (10.34%) IronPort
6 3 (10.34%) Vyatta
6 3 (10.34%) F5
6 3 (10.34%) Rackspace
7 2 (6.90%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.90%) Siemens
7 2 (6.90%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) VMware