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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 306 340 320
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.024% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.028% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £46,250 £59,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.26% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £57,100 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 8 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (41.67%) Multicast
6 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
6 5 (41.67%) CCIE
6 5 (41.67%) MPLS
6 5 (41.67%) BGP
6 5 (41.67%) Migration
6 5 (41.67%) Network Security
7 4 (33.33%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
8 3 (25.00%) SSL
9 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 1 (8.33%) HP
10 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (8.33%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (41.67%) Multicast
2 5 (41.67%) NX-OS
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) FWSM
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) International Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Nintex
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp