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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 608 644 615
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -29
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 20 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.12% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 1
Average salary £52,500 £58,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% +136.73%
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
7615 7662 8179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.11% 15.72% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6301 6775
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +39 14 £52,500 -9.48%
GLBP
England

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) HSRP
2 25 (96.15%) VPN
3 24 (92.31%) BGP
3 24 (92.31%) EIGRP
3 24 (92.31%) VLAN
4 21 (80.77%) LAN
5 20 (76.92%) WAN
5 20 (76.92%) CheckPoint
5 20 (76.92%) VRRP
6 19 (73.08%) RIP
6 19 (73.08%) DNS
7 16 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
8 15 (57.69%) Wireless
9 14 (53.85%) Network Design
10 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (50.00%) CCNP
11 12 (46.15%) CCSA
11 12 (46.15%) MPLS
11 12 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (42.31%) Juniper
13 10 (38.46%) VoIP
13 10 (38.46%) Meraki
14 9 (34.62%) Aruba
15 8 (30.77%) VPLS
16 5 (19.23%) Linux
16 5 (19.23%) Nagios
17 4 (15.38%) Network Security

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) OSPF
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) HSRP
2 25 (96.15%) VPN
3 24 (92.31%) BGP
3 24 (92.31%) EIGRP
3 24 (92.31%) VLAN
4 21 (80.77%) LAN
5 20 (76.92%) WAN
5 20 (76.92%) VRRP
6 19 (73.08%) RIP
6 19 (73.08%) DNS
7 16 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
8 15 (57.69%) Wireless
9 12 (46.15%) MPLS
9 12 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (38.46%) VoIP
11 8 (30.77%) VPLS
12 4 (15.38%) Network Security
12 4 (15.38%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) Security Engineer
3 10 (38.46%) Senior Security Engineer
3 10 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (30.77%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
9 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Network Design
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) CCNP
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 3 (11.54%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (76.92%) CheckPoint
3 11 (42.31%) Juniper
4 10 (38.46%) Meraki
5 9 (34.62%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.85%) IronPort
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Avaya
8 1 (3.85%) F5