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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 914 945 978
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +33
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 1 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.098% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 14
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.48%
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%

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
16800 19341 21023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.44% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13958 15746 16763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 3 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 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +58 1 £70,000 +5.66%
England +43 1 £70,000 +33.33%
London +19 1 £70,000 +19.14%

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Multicast
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning

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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) VRRP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) Multicast
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) Speakerbus
4 1 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (20.00%) VMware