The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 924 922 921
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.078% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -26.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GLBP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GLBP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GLBP within the UK.

GLBP Salary Trend in the UK

GLBP
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLBP within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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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
England +12 7 £37,000 -17.77% 1
South East +16 4 £37,000 -12.94%
Reading +5 3 £37,000 -12.94%
Berkshire -10 3 £37,000 -12.94%
Hampshire - 3 £37,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £37,000 -
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
London +1 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) HSRP
2 15 (83.33%) MPLS
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (66.67%) LAN
5 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (61.11%) VRRP
7 9 (50.00%) Firewall
7 9 (50.00%) Juniper
7 9 (50.00%) CCNP
8 8 (44.44%) VLAN
9 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
9 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
9 7 (38.89%) Multicast
9 7 (38.89%) CCNA
9 7 (38.89%) Wireless
9 7 (38.89%) Project Management
9 7 (38.89%) BGP
10 6 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 6 (33.33%) Retail
10 6 (33.33%) DNS
10 6 (33.33%) PBX
10 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (27.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (27.78%) IaaS
11 5 (27.78%) SaaS
11 5 (27.78%) F5
11 5 (27.78%) High Availability

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) HSRP
2 15 (83.33%) MPLS
3 14 (77.78%) VPN
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (66.67%) LAN
5 11 (61.11%) VRRP
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (44.44%) VLAN
8 7 (38.89%) BGP
8 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
8 7 (38.89%) Multicast
8 7 (38.89%) Wireless
9 6 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 6 (33.33%) PBX
10 5 (27.78%) 3G
10 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) Internet
10 5 (27.78%) SAN
10 5 (27.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (27.78%) Games
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) NOC Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Project Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Market Research
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) CCIE
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
4 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Crossbeam
4 5 (27.78%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) BT
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) Speakerbus
6 1 (5.56%) Tandberg
6 1 (5.56%) Verint
6 1 (5.56%) VMware
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago