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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 829 822 745
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -77
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 49 75 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.083% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44 59 86
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,969 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 28 £42,500 -10.52% 2
London +37 12 £60,000 +0.84%
East of England -1 6 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands - 2 £43,250 - 1
South West -13 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Network Load Balancing
UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 81 (82.65%) Microsoft
2 71 (72.45%) Windows
3 70 (71.43%) Cisco
4 64 (65.31%) DNS
5 62 (63.27%) Firewall
6 53 (54.08%) WAN
7 51 (52.04%) Clustering
8 48 (48.98%) DHCP
8 48 (48.98%) IIS
9 46 (46.94%) Hyper-V
10 43 (43.88%) SQL Server
11 42 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (41.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (40.82%) Active Directory
14 39 (39.80%) MS Exchange
15 38 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 37 (37.76%) Linux
17 36 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
17 36 (36.73%) SAN
18 34 (34.69%) LAN
18 34 (34.69%) SCCM
18 34 (34.69%) SCOM
19 33 (33.67%) SQL Server 2008
19 33 (33.67%) Windows 7
19 33 (33.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (33.67%) MCSE
19 33 (33.67%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (32.65%) Lync
21 31 (31.63%) MCSA
22 30 (30.61%) Migration

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (48.98%) IIS
2 39 (39.80%) MS Exchange
3 33 (33.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (32.65%) Lync
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.06%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.02%) Apache
8 1 (1.02%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.04%) CodePlex
5 1 (1.02%) SaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (1.02%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 64 (65.31%) DNS
2 62 (63.27%) Firewall
3 53 (54.08%) WAN
4 48 (48.98%) DHCP
5 42 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 36 (36.73%) SAN
7 34 (34.69%) LAN
8 23 (23.47%) VPN
9 22 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (19.39%) Skype
11 18 (18.37%) iSCSI
12 17 (17.35%) BIG-IP
12 17 (17.35%) BGP
13 15 (15.31%) OSPF
13 15 (15.31%) VLAN
14 13 (13.27%) Wireless
15 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
16 9 (9.18%) Cisco PIX
17 8 (8.16%) TACACS
17 8 (8.16%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (43.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (33.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (29.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) Redis
4 3 (3.06%) MySQL
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.02%) MSI
3 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Publishing
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.04%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Local Government
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Administrator
2 33 (33.67%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.20%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.20%) Consultant
4 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Team Leader
5 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Network Consultant
6 6 (6.12%) Architect
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Operations Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Junior
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.06%) Technical Team Leader
9 3 (3.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) Web Services
2 9 (9.18%) 802.1X
3 5 (5.10%) .NET
4 4 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (3.06%) AppFabric
5 3 (3.06%) Memcached
6 2 (2.04%) JMS
6 2 (2.04%) Middleware
6 2 (2.04%) JDBC
7 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (52.04%) Clustering
2 18 (18.37%) EqualLogic
3 11 (11.22%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.16%) Replication
5 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.08%) PKI
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.06%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.04%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 71 (72.45%) Windows
2 41 (41.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (37.76%) Linux
5 33 (33.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Migration
2 23 (23.47%) ITIL
3 12 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
4 11 (11.22%) Service Management
4 11 (11.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (10.20%) Project Management
5 10 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (9.18%) DevOps
7 8 (8.16%) Line Management
7 8 (8.16%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.14%) Coaching
9 6 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.12%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (6.12%) Change Control
10 5 (5.10%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (4.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.22%) SQL
3 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.06%) Java
3 3 (3.06%) Python
3 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.02%) PHP
4 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (33.67%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (33.67%) MCSE
3 31 (31.63%) MCSA
4 27 (27.55%) MCITP
5 26 (26.53%) MCP
6 18 (18.37%) CCNA
7 14 (14.29%) CCNP
8 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.06%) Degree
10 2 (2.04%) CCSA
10 2 (2.04%) CCVP
10 2 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (2.04%) CCIE
10 2 (2.04%) CCSP
11 1 (1.02%) CCA
11 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.02%) CCEA
11 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.55%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (46.94%) Hyper-V
2 40 (40.82%) Active Directory
3 23 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (11.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.12%) vSphere
5 6 (6.12%) XenApp
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.06%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.04%) NFS
8 2 (2.04%) ProxySG
8 2 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.02%) XenServer
9 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.02%) Xen
9 1 (1.02%) Firmware
9 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 34 (34.69%) SCCM
1 34 (34.69%) SCOM
2 29 (29.59%) WSUS
3 28 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.06%) Nagios
7 2 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (2.04%) Puppet
7 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.02%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.02%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.02%) OpenView
8 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 81 (82.65%) Microsoft
2 70 (71.43%) Cisco
3 28 (28.57%) Symantec
4 25 (25.51%) HP
5 24 (24.49%) VMware
6 22 (22.45%) CheckPoint
7 21 (21.43%) Dell
8 19 (19.39%) F5
9 16 (16.33%) Juniper
10 13 (13.27%) SolarWinds
11 11 (11.22%) Citrix
12 10 (10.20%) 3PAR
13 9 (9.18%) SonicWALL
14 8 (8.16%) Akamai
15 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
15 5 (5.10%) McAfee
16 4 (4.08%) NetApp
16 4 (4.08%) Oracle
17 3 (3.06%) EMC
18 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
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