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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 309 336 321
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 5 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.060% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £54,000 £44,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.69%
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
8938 10016 9253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.18% 82.39% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7732 8531 8371
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Network Management
4 6 (60.00%) Aruba
4 6 (60.00%) F5
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (50.00%) IronPort
6 4 (40.00%) Statistics
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (40.00%) MPLS
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (30.00%) TACACS
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) CCNP
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (20.00%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 4 (40.00%) MPLS
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (30.00%) TACACS
8 2 (20.00%) OSPF
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) NCDA
4 1 (10.00%) NCIE
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Aruba
3 6 (60.00%) F5
4 5 (50.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (10.00%) VMware