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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 855 892 885
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 31 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.053% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 12
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +62.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,250 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £27,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -10.56%

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
19912 19041 23026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.19% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15952 15183 19018
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GLBP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

GLBP Salary Histogram in the UK

GLBP
Top 9 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 26 November 2014. 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 +22 31 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London +18 20 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London - 12 £46,000 -
South East -3 10 £42,500 +54.54%
Reading - 10 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 10 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Watford - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Cisco
1 46 (100.00%) HSRP
2 45 (97.83%) LAN
2 45 (97.83%) MPLS
3 44 (95.65%) Juniper
4 40 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (84.78%) CCNP
6 36 (78.26%) VPN
7 35 (76.09%) OSPF
7 35 (76.09%) BGP
7 35 (76.09%) Wireless
8 34 (73.91%) WAN
8 34 (73.91%) VLAN
9 32 (69.57%) VRRP
10 26 (56.52%) SolarWinds
11 25 (54.35%) Firewall
12 24 (52.17%) EIGRP
13 21 (45.65%) Ethernet
13 21 (45.65%) ISDN
13 21 (45.65%) Cisco IOS
14 20 (43.48%) Aruba
14 20 (43.48%) RIP
15 19 (41.30%) VoIP
15 19 (41.30%) VPLS
16 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
16 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (32.61%) Internet
17 15 (32.61%) Multicast
18 14 (30.43%) TACACS
19 13 (28.26%) DSL

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) HSRP
2 45 (97.83%) LAN
2 45 (97.83%) MPLS
3 36 (78.26%) VPN
4 35 (76.09%) OSPF
4 35 (76.09%) BGP
4 35 (76.09%) Wireless
5 34 (73.91%) VLAN
5 34 (73.91%) WAN
6 32 (69.57%) VRRP
7 25 (54.35%) Firewall
8 24 (52.17%) EIGRP
9 21 (45.65%) ISDN
9 21 (45.65%) Ethernet
9 21 (45.65%) Cisco IOS
10 20 (43.48%) RIP
11 19 (41.30%) VoIP
11 19 (41.30%) VPLS
12 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (32.61%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Security Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Security Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) NOC Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Network Support
9 1 (2.17%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) AVVID
2 1 (2.17%) Blog
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 11 (23.91%) Network Management
3 10 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 10 (21.74%) Line Management
4 8 (17.39%) Network Design
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 40 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (84.78%) CCNP
3 10 (21.74%) JNCIS
3 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) CCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) NFS
1 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (26.09%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (26.09%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (95.65%) Juniper
3 26 (56.52%) SolarWinds
4 20 (43.48%) Aruba
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) IronPort
6 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.70%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (6.52%) Citrix
9 2 (4.35%) Avaya
9 2 (4.35%) Siemens
9 2 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (4.35%) VMware
9 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.17%) Crossbeam
10 1 (2.17%) Huawei
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago