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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 916 954 968
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +14
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 2 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.012% 0.050% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 16
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -2.65%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
16184 17957 20944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13281 14920 16516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 26 September 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
England +35 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 2 £40,000 -

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NOC Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (33.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware