The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - - 104
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
Network Load Balancing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1680 1693 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.38% 79.00% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1508 1029
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the Birmingham region.

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Load Balancing 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 Network Load Balancing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (50.00%) UAG
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) MOM
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Network Load Balancing 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 Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (50.00%) UAG
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec