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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 821 816 804
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 50 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.091% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 52
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +26.66%
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
82715 91431 82819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.03% 82.75% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68085 74887 68972
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
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 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 24 £42,500 - 2
London +56 14 £60,000 +53.84% 1
East of England +16 7 £33,750 -28.94%
West Midlands -8 2 £43,250 +46.61% 2
Yorkshire -10 2 £52,500 -12.50%
South West -16 1 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Network Load Balancing
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Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 82 (62.60%) Cisco
1 82 (62.60%) Microsoft
2 72 (54.96%) WAN
3 67 (51.15%) Windows
4 57 (43.51%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (41.98%) Firewall
6 53 (40.46%) Active Directory
7 52 (39.69%) Clustering
8 47 (35.88%) DNS
9 45 (34.35%) LAN
10 42 (32.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (30.53%) SQL Server
11 40 (30.53%) Hyper-V
12 39 (29.77%) CheckPoint
13 37 (28.24%) MS Exchange
14 36 (27.48%) Data Centre
15 35 (26.72%) HP
15 35 (26.72%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (25.19%) SAN
18 32 (24.43%) CCNP
18 32 (24.43%) CCNA
18 32 (24.43%) Network Monitoring
19 31 (23.66%) DHCP
19 31 (23.66%) IIS
19 31 (23.66%) VMware
20 30 (22.90%) Finance
20 30 (22.90%) ITIL
20 30 (22.90%) Dell
21 29 (22.14%) BGP

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (28.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (23.66%) IIS
3 28 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (19.08%) Lync
5 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.82%) Apache
7 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.29%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.76%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.34%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.76%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 72 (54.96%) WAN
2 55 (41.98%) Firewall
3 47 (35.88%) DNS
4 45 (34.35%) LAN
5 42 (32.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (26.72%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (25.19%) SAN
8 31 (23.66%) DHCP
9 29 (22.14%) BGP
10 26 (19.85%) VPN
11 25 (19.08%) OSPF
11 25 (19.08%) Wireless
12 20 (15.27%) BIG-IP
13 19 (14.50%) IP Telephony
13 19 (14.50%) TCP/IP
14 14 (10.69%) Network Security
15 13 (9.92%) iSCSI
16 11 (8.40%) Unified Communications
16 11 (8.40%) VoIP
16 11 (8.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.58%) MySQL
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.29%) Redis
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (22.90%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Retail
5 4 (3.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.53%) Back Office
6 2 (1.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) International Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (19.08%) Administrator
1 25 (19.08%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.21%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (11.45%) Architect
4 11 (8.40%) Analyst
4 11 (8.40%) Team Leader
5 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Consultant
5 10 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) SQL DBA
6 8 (6.11%) DBA
7 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Server Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Specialist
9 5 (3.82%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) Web Services
2 7 (5.34%) XML
2 7 (5.34%) .NET
3 4 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.29%) AppFabric
4 3 (2.29%) Memcached
4 3 (2.29%) Middleware
5 2 (1.53%) JMS
5 2 (1.53%) JDBC
6 1 (0.76%) HTML
6 1 (0.76%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) JSP
6 1 (0.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (39.69%) Clustering
2 36 (27.48%) Data Centre
3 16 (12.21%) Replication
4 14 (10.69%) EqualLogic
5 6 (4.58%) CLARiiON
5 6 (4.58%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.29%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.29%) PKI
8 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (51.15%) Windows
2 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (19.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (18.32%) Linux
5 14 (10.69%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Network Monitoring
2 30 (22.90%) ITIL
3 29 (22.14%) Migration
4 14 (10.69%) Service Management
4 14 (10.69%) Change Control
4 14 (10.69%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
5 12 (9.16%) Low Latency
6 11 (8.40%) Project Management
7 10 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.87%) Database Security
8 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.11%) Database Tuning
9 8 (6.11%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.11%) Line Management
9 8 (6.11%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.34%) DevOps
10 7 (5.34%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.56%) SQL
2 21 (16.03%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.16%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.34%) Java
5 6 (4.58%) PHP
6 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.29%) Python
7 2 (1.53%) C
7 2 (1.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 57 (43.51%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (24.43%) CCNP
2 32 (24.43%) CCNA
3 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (13.74%) MCSE
5 16 (12.21%) MCSA
6 10 (7.63%) MCITP
7 9 (6.87%) MCP
7 9 (6.87%) CCIE
8 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.05%) CCSA
10 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.29%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.29%) CCSP
10 3 (2.29%) Degree
10 3 (2.29%) CCVP
10 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.76%) CCA
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.37%) SLA
2 14 (10.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (40.46%) Active Directory
2 40 (30.53%) Hyper-V
3 29 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (12.21%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.11%) vSphere
6 6 (4.58%) XenApp
7 4 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.29%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.29%) NFS
8 3 (2.29%) XenServer
8 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.53%) Firmware
10 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (14.50%) SCCM
2 16 (12.21%) SCOM
2 16 (12.21%) WSUS
3 12 (9.16%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (6.87%) Backup Exec
5 7 (5.34%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (3.05%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (3.05%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (2.29%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (2.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.29%) Nagios
7 3 (2.29%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.53%) OpenView
9 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.76%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 82 (62.60%) Cisco
1 82 (62.60%) Microsoft
2 39 (29.77%) CheckPoint
3 35 (26.72%) HP
4 31 (23.66%) VMware
5 30 (22.90%) Dell
6 27 (20.61%) F5
7 24 (18.32%) SolarWinds
8 17 (12.98%) Juniper
9 12 (9.16%) Symantec
9 12 (9.16%) 3PAR
10 11 (8.40%) Citrix
11 9 (6.87%) Nortel
12 8 (6.11%) Postini
13 6 (4.58%) SonicWALL
13 6 (4.58%) EMC
13 6 (4.58%) McAfee
13 6 (4.58%) Avaya
13 6 (4.58%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.82%) NetApp
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