The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 889 878 887
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 16 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.001% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.005% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 12
Average salary £58,000 £25,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £25,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -41.17%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20450 19764 21060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.45% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16425 15888 17385
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

GLBP Salary Histogram in the UK

GLBP
Top 3 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 25 July 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
(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 -14 16 £58,000 +132.00% 1
London - 16 £58,000 - 1
City of London - 15 £58,000 - 1

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (96.30%) HSRP
3 25 (92.59%) OSPF
3 25 (92.59%) BGP
4 24 (88.89%) MPLS
4 24 (88.89%) VPN
4 24 (88.89%) LAN
5 23 (85.19%) Wireless
6 22 (81.48%) WAN
7 21 (77.78%) EIGRP
7 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (77.78%) SolarWinds
7 21 (77.78%) VLAN
8 20 (74.07%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (74.07%) Network Security
8 20 (74.07%) Juniper
9 18 (66.67%) VPLS
9 18 (66.67%) VoIP
9 18 (66.67%) CCNP
10 17 (62.96%) Aruba
11 16 (59.26%) Network Management
11 16 (59.26%) RIP
12 9 (33.33%) Firewall
12 9 (33.33%) VRRP
13 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (25.93%) IPsec
14 7 (25.93%) SSL
15 6 (22.22%) DHCP
15 6 (22.22%) Linux
15 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) HSRP
2 25 (92.59%) OSPF
2 25 (92.59%) BGP
3 24 (88.89%) MPLS
3 24 (88.89%) LAN
3 24 (88.89%) VPN
4 23 (85.19%) Wireless
5 22 (81.48%) WAN
6 21 (77.78%) VLAN
6 21 (77.78%) EIGRP
7 20 (74.07%) Network Security
7 20 (74.07%) Cisco IOS
8 18 (66.67%) VPLS
8 18 (66.67%) VoIP
9 16 (59.26%) RIP
10 9 (33.33%) VRRP
10 9 (33.33%) Firewall
11 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (25.93%) IPsec
12 7 (25.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Network Engineer
2 19 (70.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Security Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Senior Security Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Lead Network Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Debian
2 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Network Management
2 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Squid
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (7.41%) Snort
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Cacti
2 3 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 20 (74.07%) Juniper
4 17 (62.96%) Aruba
5 5 (18.52%) F5
5 5 (18.52%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Avaya
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Vyatta
8 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
8 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
8 2 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (7.41%) Radianz
8 2 (7.41%) Websense
8 2 (7.41%) BT
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) Siemens
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago