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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 621 627 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 7 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.030% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 0
Average salary £57,000 £58,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 - £27,500
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
6959 7815 7241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 16.75% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5956 6452 6054
Average salary £51,300 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

GLBP Salary Histogram in London

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) HSRP
2 22 (91.67%) VLAN
3 21 (87.50%) OSPF
4 20 (83.33%) BGP
5 18 (75.00%) EIGRP
6 16 (66.67%) Wireless
6 16 (66.67%) LAN
6 16 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (54.17%) DNS
7 13 (54.17%) CCNP
7 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (54.17%) CheckPoint
7 13 (54.17%) VRRP
8 12 (50.00%) WAN
9 9 (37.50%) 802.1X
10 8 (33.33%) Juniper
10 8 (33.33%) MPLS
11 7 (29.17%) 802.11
11 7 (29.17%) Nagios
11 7 (29.17%) Network Design
11 7 (29.17%) RIP
11 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 7 (29.17%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (29.17%) Multicast
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) VPN
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) HSRP
2 22 (91.67%) VLAN
3 21 (87.50%) OSPF
4 20 (83.33%) BGP
5 18 (75.00%) EIGRP
6 16 (66.67%) Wireless
6 16 (66.67%) LAN
6 16 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (54.17%) DNS
7 13 (54.17%) VRRP
8 12 (50.00%) WAN
9 8 (33.33%) MPLS
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (29.17%) RIP
10 7 (29.17%) 802.11
10 7 (29.17%) Multicast
10 7 (29.17%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Security Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) CCNP
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCSA
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Nagios
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (12.50%) Cacti
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) CheckPoint
3 8 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) Meraki
7 3 (12.50%) Aruba
7 3 (12.50%) Crossbeam
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 2 (8.33%) EMC
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (8.33%) Veeam
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.17%) IronPort