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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 775 835 785
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -50
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 95 43 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.042% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.051% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 68 32 69
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +9.89%
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
London +40 29 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Yorkshire 0 27 £46,500 -17.33% 4
South East +9 16 £38,500 -23.00% 2
South West -4 12 £29,500 -1.66% 3
West Midlands 0 5 £38,750 -26.19% 1
East Midlands +12 2 £39,000 +30.00%
North West -20 2 £40,000 -4.19% 1
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
Network Load Balancing
UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 99 (64.29%) Windows
2 91 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 83 (53.90%) Cisco
4 79 (51.30%) Active Directory
5 62 (40.26%) MS Exchange
6 59 (38.31%) DNS
7 58 (37.66%) Firewall
8 49 (31.82%) Clustering
9 48 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (28.57%) DHCP
12 42 (27.27%) MS Excel
12 42 (27.27%) IIS
13 41 (26.62%) SAN
13 41 (26.62%) PowerShell
14 37 (24.03%) CheckPoint
15 36 (23.38%) ITIL
16 35 (22.73%) SQL Server
17 33 (21.43%) HP
18 32 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
18 32 (20.78%) LAN
18 32 (20.78%) VMware
19 30 (19.48%) VPN
19 30 (19.48%) Hyper-V
19 30 (19.48%) Lync
20 29 (18.83%) WAN
20 29 (18.83%) Migration
20 29 (18.83%) Finance
21 28 (18.18%) Unified Communications
22 27 (17.53%) F5

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 62 (40.26%) MS Exchange
2 48 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (27.27%) IIS
4 30 (19.48%) Lync
5 27 (17.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (17.53%) SharePoint
6 19 (12.34%) Apache
7 17 (11.04%) Tomcat
8 12 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (6.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
11 7 (4.55%) WebLogic
11 7 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (3.90%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (3.25%) MS Project Server
14 4 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (2.60%) nginx
14 4 (2.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.49%) MS Office
3 9 (5.84%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.25%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (38.31%) DNS
2 58 (37.66%) Firewall
3 44 (28.57%) DHCP
4 41 (26.62%) SAN
5 32 (20.78%) LAN
6 30 (19.48%) VPN
7 29 (18.83%) WAN
8 28 (18.18%) Unified Communications
9 25 (16.23%) Internet
10 24 (15.58%) VoIP
11 23 (14.94%) TCP/IP
12 21 (13.64%) Wireless
13 20 (12.99%) BGP
14 19 (12.34%) HTTP
14 19 (12.34%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (11.04%) FTP
15 17 (11.04%) OSPF
16 16 (10.39%) SSL
16 16 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.49%) MySQL
4 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.95%) DTS
5 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.60%) Subversion
1 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (18.83%) Finance
2 17 (11.04%) Back Office
3 8 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.60%) Legal
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Law
6 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Analyst
2 27 (17.53%) Systems Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (12.34%) Network Analyst
5 17 (11.04%) Architect
6 15 (9.74%) Network Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Web Engineer
8 13 (8.44%) Exchange Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Exchange Specialist
9 12 (7.79%) Messaging Specialist
9 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Specialist
10 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (5.19%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.55%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.90%) DBA
13 6 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.90%) Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.29%) Web Services
2 15 (9.74%) XML
3 11 (7.14%) HTML
3 11 (7.14%) J2EE
4 9 (5.84%) LAMP
5 8 (5.19%) COM
6 7 (4.55%) .NET
7 6 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.25%) Application Packaging
8 5 (3.25%) jQuery
9 4 (2.60%) RESTful
9 4 (2.60%) HTML5
9 4 (2.60%) CSS
9 4 (2.60%) JSP
9 4 (2.60%) CSS3
10 3 (1.95%) WSH
11 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.82%) Clustering
2 11 (7.14%) Replication
3 10 (6.49%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.19%) Statistics
5 6 (3.90%) RIA
5 6 (3.90%) Symmetrix
5 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.25%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.60%) PKI
7 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.60%) Open Source
8 2 (1.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.65%) Kindle
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) iSeries
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (64.29%) Windows
2 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (12.99%) Linux
5 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.49%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.90%) Solaris
9 4 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.65%) UNIX
10 1 (0.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.38%) ITIL
2 29 (18.83%) Migration
3 24 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (12.99%) Database Security
5 20 (12.99%) Project Management
6 16 (10.39%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (9.74%) PRINCE2
8 14 (9.09%) DevOps
9 12 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.49%) E-Discovery
11 9 (5.84%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.84%) Content Management
11 9 (5.84%) Problem Management
12 8 (5.19%) Service Management
12 8 (5.19%) OO
12 8 (5.19%) Change Control
13 7 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.62%) PowerShell
2 24 (15.58%) SQL
3 17 (11.04%) Java
4 9 (5.84%) PHP
5 7 (4.55%) C++
5 7 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.60%) Perl
6 4 (2.60%) C#
6 4 (2.60%) Ruby
7 3 (1.95%) C
7 3 (1.95%) VBScript
8 1 (0.65%) VB
8 1 (0.65%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (14.29%) CCNP
3 15 (9.74%) CCNA
4 11 (7.14%) Degree
5 10 (6.49%) CCSA
6 9 (5.84%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (5.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (5.19%) MCSE
7 8 (5.19%) CCSP
7 8 (5.19%) CCVP
7 8 (5.19%) Check Point Certification
8 6 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.60%) CISSP
10 2 (1.30%) MCP
10 2 (1.30%) CCIE
10 2 (1.30%) CCSE
10 2 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.29%) SLA
2 7 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (51.30%) Active Directory
2 30 (19.48%) Hyper-V
3 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 11 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 10 (6.49%) vSphere
5 10 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (5.84%) ISA Server
7 8 (5.19%) NFS
7 8 (5.19%) XenServer
8 7 (4.55%) XenApp
9 3 (1.95%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.65%) Firmware
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (15.58%) SCCM
1 24 (15.58%) SCOM
2 10 (6.49%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (6.49%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (5.84%) HP SIM
3 9 (5.84%) OpenView
3 9 (5.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (3.90%) Hyperic
5 6 (3.90%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.25%) Netcool
6 5 (3.25%) WSUS
7 4 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.60%) SCSM
8 2 (1.30%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.30%) EdgeSight
8 2 (1.30%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.30%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 91 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 83 (53.90%) Cisco
3 37 (24.03%) CheckPoint
4 33 (21.43%) HP
5 32 (20.78%) VMware
6 27 (17.53%) Dell
6 27 (17.53%) F5
7 25 (16.23%) SolarWinds
8 21 (13.64%) Postini
9 20 (12.99%) Citrix
10 17 (11.04%) Symantec
11 16 (10.39%) EMC
12 15 (9.74%) Google
13 12 (7.79%) Juniper
14 10 (6.49%) Red Hat
14 10 (6.49%) Oracle
15 8 (5.19%) IBM
15 8 (5.19%) IronPort
15 8 (5.19%) Aruba
16 7 (4.55%) Nortel
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TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FirstCare Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus access to local gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Eden Lea
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago