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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Rank 880 924 889
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -35
Permanent jobs citing GLBP 23 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.020% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £66,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.81% +166.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £37,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +50.00%

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
20097 19577 22337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.16% 16.88% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16032 15496 18007
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015 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 1 April 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 +53 23 £50,000 -24.81% 1
London +5 21 £52,500 -30.00% 1
City of London +31 18 £50,000 -13.79%
South East - 1 £31,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £31,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £31,000 -

GLBP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 49 (100.00%) Cisco
1 49 (100.00%) HSRP
2 45 (91.84%) VRRP
3 44 (89.80%) LAN
4 38 (77.55%) Firewall
5 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (75.51%) MPLS
5 37 (75.51%) OSPF
6 36 (73.47%) VPN
6 36 (73.47%) Juniper
6 36 (73.47%) VLAN
7 35 (71.43%) BGP
8 33 (67.35%) CCNP
9 31 (63.27%) WAN
10 28 (57.14%) EIGRP
11 27 (55.10%) Wireless
12 26 (53.06%) RIP
12 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
13 25 (51.02%) DNS
13 25 (51.02%) Spanning Tree
14 19 (38.78%) Network Design
15 18 (36.73%) ISDN
15 18 (36.73%) Ethernet
16 14 (28.57%) CCSA
16 14 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (26.53%) VoIP
17 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (26.53%) Aruba
18 12 (24.49%) Internet
18 12 (24.49%) VPLS

GLBP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (100.00%) HSRP
2 45 (91.84%) VRRP
3 44 (89.80%) LAN
4 38 (77.55%) Firewall
5 37 (75.51%) MPLS
5 37 (75.51%) OSPF
6 36 (73.47%) VLAN
6 36 (73.47%) VPN
7 35 (71.43%) BGP
8 31 (63.27%) WAN
9 28 (57.14%) EIGRP
10 27 (55.10%) Wireless
11 26 (53.06%) RIP
12 25 (51.02%) DNS
12 25 (51.02%) Spanning Tree
13 18 (36.73%) ISDN
13 18 (36.73%) Ethernet
14 14 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (26.53%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (26.53%) VoIP
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Network Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Security Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Senior Security Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) NOC Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Network Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Telephony Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Voice Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Network Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Network Support
10 1 (2.04%) Network Support Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) AVVID
2 2 (4.08%) Blog
2 2 (4.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Network Design
2 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
2 10 (20.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (20.41%) Line Management
3 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.04%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (67.35%) CCNP
3 14 (28.57%) CCSA
4 10 (20.41%) JNCIS
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) CCNA
6 4 (8.16%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (18.37%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (18.37%) SCOM
3 3 (6.12%) Cacti
3 3 (6.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (73.47%) Juniper
3 26 (53.06%) CheckPoint
4 13 (26.53%) Aruba
5 12 (24.49%) SolarWinds
6 10 (20.41%) Meraki
7 9 (18.37%) IronPort
7 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.20%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (8.16%) F5
10 3 (6.12%) Crossbeam
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