The table below looks at the statistics for GLBP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLBP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
UK
Rank 841 924 945
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +21
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 5 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.051% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Median salary £72,500 £37,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+95.94% -19.56%
UK excluding London median salary - £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.94%

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
13570 17522 19474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.14% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 14559 15746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,450 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GLBP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GLBP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GLBP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

GLBP Salary Histogram in the UK

GLBP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLBP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 5 £72,500 +95.94% 1
London +82 5 £72,500 - 1

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing GLBP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GLBP.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) HSRP
2 15 (78.95%) MPLS
2 15 (78.95%) VRRP
3 14 (73.68%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
4 11 (57.89%) Juniper
5 10 (52.63%) ATM
5 10 (52.63%) ISDN
5 10 (52.63%) DSL
5 10 (52.63%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
5 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (52.63%) Line Management
5 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
5 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
6 9 (47.37%) BGP
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
7 8 (42.11%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) CCNP
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (36.84%) VLAN
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (26.32%) IPsec
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) SSL
9 5 (26.32%) SNMP
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) Windows

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) HSRP
2 15 (78.95%) MPLS
2 15 (78.95%) VRRP
3 14 (73.68%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) Ethernet
5 10 (52.63%) ATM
5 10 (52.63%) DSL
5 10 (52.63%) ISDN
6 9 (47.37%) BGP
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 8 (42.11%) DNS
7 8 (42.11%) VPN
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (36.84%) VLAN
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) IPsec
9 5 (26.32%) SNMP
9 5 (26.32%) SSL
10 4 (21.05%) WAN
10 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) NOC Technician
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
1 10 (52.63%) Line Management
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (52.63%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) CCDP
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CCSE
4 3 (15.79%) CCVP
5 1 (5.26%) HND
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Cognizant
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.79%) Tandberg
5 1 (5.26%) Arista
5 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds