The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 303 334 326
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% 0.032% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.039% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.17%
Network Load Balancing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9005 10387 9634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 82.71% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7574 8652 8435
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (94.12%) CCNP
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (70.59%) Low Latency
4 12 (70.59%) Financial Institution
5 10 (58.82%) MPLS
6 9 (52.94%) Firewall
6 9 (52.94%) Migration
6 9 (52.94%) CCIE
6 9 (52.94%) VPN
6 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
6 9 (52.94%) Multicast
6 9 (52.94%) NX-OS
6 9 (52.94%) Network Security
7 8 (47.06%) BGP
8 6 (35.29%) SSL
8 6 (35.29%) VoIP
9 5 (29.41%) H.323
9 5 (29.41%) Avaya
9 5 (29.41%) Hedge funds
10 4 (23.53%) Banking
10 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
10 4 (23.53%) Wireless
10 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
10 4 (23.53%) DNS
11 3 (17.65%) CiscoWorks

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (58.82%) MPLS
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 9 (52.94%) Multicast
3 9 (52.94%) NX-OS
4 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 6 (35.29%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) H.323
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) OSPF
8 3 (17.65%) TACACS
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (17.65%) FWSM
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Financial Institution
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) International Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (70.59%) Low Latency
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CCNP
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCSA
3 3 (17.65%) CCSE
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Avaya
4 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.88%) Aruba
6 1 (5.88%) IronPort