The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 830 822 774
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -48
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 54 66 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.062% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 64
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +23.33%
Network Load Balancing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in England

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in England

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South East +28 27 £45,000 -5.26% 1
London +17 14 £57,500 +1.76%
East of England -6 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Yorkshire -3 2 £67,500 +12.50%
South West -25 1 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Network Load Balancing
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Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 91 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 80 (76.92%) Windows
3 78 (75.00%) DNS
4 75 (72.12%) Firewall
5 73 (70.19%) Cisco
6 61 (58.65%) DHCP
6 61 (58.65%) Clustering
7 56 (53.85%) Hyper-V
8 55 (52.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (52.88%) IIS
9 54 (51.92%) Cisco ASA
10 52 (50.00%) MS Exchange
11 51 (49.04%) SQL Server
11 51 (49.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (47.12%) Linux
12 49 (47.12%) WAN
13 47 (45.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (43.27%) Windows 7
15 44 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
16 42 (40.38%) MCSE
17 41 (39.42%) SCCM
17 41 (39.42%) SCOM
18 40 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
18 40 (38.46%) Lync
18 40 (38.46%) Backup Exec
18 40 (38.46%) SAN
18 40 (38.46%) Symantec
19 39 (37.50%) MCSA
19 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
19 39 (37.50%) MCITP

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 55 (52.88%) IIS
2 52 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 44 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (38.46%) Lync
5 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.96%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) Office 365
4 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.92%) CodePlex
5 1 (0.96%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (75.00%) DNS
2 75 (72.12%) Firewall
3 61 (58.65%) DHCP
4 54 (51.92%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (47.12%) WAN
6 40 (38.46%) SAN
7 29 (27.88%) LAN
8 28 (26.92%) Skype
9 24 (23.08%) VPN
10 18 (17.31%) iSCSI
11 16 (15.38%) VLAN
12 15 (14.42%) BIG-IP
13 14 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (10.58%) OSPF
14 11 (10.58%) BGP
14 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
15 9 (8.65%) EIGRP
15 9 (8.65%) Cisco PIX
16 8 (7.69%) Network Security
16 8 (7.69%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (49.04%) SQL Server
2 40 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) Redis
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.96%) MSI
3 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.81%) Publishing
3 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (40.38%) Systems Administrator
1 42 (40.38%) Administrator
2 12 (11.54%) Consultant
3 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) Team Leader
4 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (5.77%) Network Consultant
5 6 (5.77%) Network Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Operations Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) 802.1X
2 7 (6.73%) Web Services
3 6 (5.77%) .NET
4 3 (2.88%) Memcached
4 3 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.88%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.92%) JDBC
5 2 (1.92%) JMS
5 2 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (58.65%) Clustering
2 18 (17.31%) EqualLogic
3 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.73%) Replication
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.85%) PKI
6 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.88%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.92%) Windows
2 55 (52.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (49.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (47.12%) Linux
5 45 (43.27%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Migration
2 20 (19.23%) ITIL
3 13 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 13 (12.50%) Service Management
4 11 (10.58%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (9.62%) Project Management
6 9 (8.65%) Change Control
7 8 (7.69%) Line Management
7 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.73%) Network Management
8 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.77%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (5.77%) DevOps
9 6 (5.77%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.81%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.85%) Open Source
11 4 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (2.88%) Python
3 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.88%) Java
4 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (45.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (40.38%) MCSE
3 39 (37.50%) MCSA
3 39 (37.50%) MCITP
4 35 (33.65%) MCP
5 22 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (12.50%) CCNP
7 12 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (7.69%) CCNA
9 6 (5.77%) Degree
10 5 (4.81%) CCA
10 5 (4.81%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (3.85%) CCEA
11 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.85%) VCP4
11 4 (3.85%) VCAP
12 2 (1.92%) CCSA
12 2 (1.92%) CCVP
12 2 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.92%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 25 (24.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.69%) XenApp
6 6 (5.77%) ISA Server
7 5 (4.81%) vSphere
7 5 (4.81%) ProxySG
8 4 (3.85%) Xen
8 4 (3.85%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.92%) NFS
9 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.96%) XenServer
10 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (39.42%) SCCM
1 41 (39.42%) SCOM
2 40 (38.46%) Backup Exec
3 36 (34.62%) WSUS
4 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.88%) Nagios
7 2 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.92%) Puppet
7 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.96%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.96%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 91 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 73 (70.19%) Cisco
3 40 (38.46%) Symantec
4 31 (29.81%) VMware
5 28 (26.92%) HP
6 22 (21.15%) Dell
6 22 (21.15%) CheckPoint
7 15 (14.42%) Juniper
8 14 (13.46%) Citrix
9 12 (11.54%) F5
10 9 (8.65%) 3PAR
10 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
10 9 (8.65%) SonicWALL
11 8 (7.69%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.81%) Akamai
12 5 (4.81%) Blue Coat
12 5 (4.81%) NetApp
12 5 (4.81%) McAfee
13 4 (3.85%) Oracle
13 4 (3.85%) EMC
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