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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 925 934 992
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +58
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 1 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.022% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.13% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 11
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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 25 May 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 +33 1 £70,000 +33.33%
England +1 1 £70,000 +33.33%
London -16 1 £70,000 +33.33%

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) VRRP
4 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) PBX
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
6 3 (33.33%) Google
6 3 (33.33%) TACACS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) IaaS
6 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
4 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) VRRP
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) PBX
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Snort
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (11.11%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) Speakerbus
4 1 (11.11%) Verint
4 1 (11.11%) VMware