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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 859 894 885
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 24 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.065% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 2
Average salary £52,500 £58,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% +134.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £27,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £24,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

GLBP Salary Histogram in the UK

GLBP
Top 10 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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +46 24 £52,500 -9.48% 2
London +53 19 £52,500 -9.48% 1
City of London +43 13 £52,500 -9.48%
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +20 2 £31,000 +12.72%
South East +4 2 £31,000 +12.72%
Hampshire 0 2 £31,000 +12.72%
Manchester - 2 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
1 38 (100.00%) HSRP
2 34 (89.47%) OSPF
2 34 (89.47%) Firewall
3 32 (84.21%) BGP
3 32 (84.21%) VPN
4 31 (81.58%) LAN
4 31 (81.58%) VLAN
5 30 (78.95%) EIGRP
6 27 (71.05%) VRRP
7 25 (65.79%) WAN
8 24 (63.16%) DNS
8 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
9 21 (55.26%) Wireless
9 21 (55.26%) RIP
10 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (50.00%) MPLS
10 19 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
11 17 (44.74%) Juniper
12 16 (42.11%) CCNP
13 15 (39.47%) Network Design
14 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (31.58%) CCSA
16 11 (28.95%) VoIP
17 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (26.32%) Meraki
18 9 (23.68%) Aruba
18 9 (23.68%) DHCP
19 8 (21.05%) VPLS
20 7 (18.42%) SAN

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) HSRP
2 34 (89.47%) OSPF
2 34 (89.47%) Firewall
3 32 (84.21%) BGP
3 32 (84.21%) VPN
4 31 (81.58%) LAN
4 31 (81.58%) VLAN
5 30 (78.95%) EIGRP
6 27 (71.05%) VRRP
7 25 (65.79%) WAN
8 24 (63.16%) DNS
9 21 (55.26%) Wireless
9 21 (55.26%) RIP
10 19 (50.00%) MPLS
10 19 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
11 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (28.95%) VoIP
13 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (23.68%) DHCP
15 8 (21.05%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Security Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Security Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Designer
8 3 (7.89%) Network Designer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Support
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Support
9 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Blog
1 1 (2.63%) FMCG
1 1 (2.63%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Network Design
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.89%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Line Management
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Straight-Through Processing
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNP
3 12 (31.58%) CCSA
4 5 (13.16%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) CCSP
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (15.79%) Nagios
2 4 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (5.26%) Cacti
5 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 17 (44.74%) Juniper
4 10 (26.32%) Meraki
5 9 (23.68%) Aruba
6 5 (13.16%) F5
6 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.89%) VMware
7 3 (7.89%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (5.26%) Avaya
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) EMC
8 2 (5.26%) Crossbeam
9 1 (2.63%) Mitel
9 1 (2.63%) IronPort
9 1 (2.63%) Aastra
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.63%) Siemens
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