The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 613 597 647
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +50
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 26 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.13% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 16
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £72,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
Network Load Balancing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36049 35004 36611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.77% 85.52% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30850 29426 29634
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in London

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in London

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
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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
City of London +56 12 £55,000 -13.72%
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 38 (82.61%) Firewall
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) Data Centre
3 25 (54.35%) WAN
3 25 (54.35%) LAN
3 25 (54.35%) VLAN
4 23 (50.00%) Cisco
4 23 (50.00%) Internet
4 23 (50.00%) MPLS
4 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 22 (47.83%) MS Exchange
5 22 (47.83%) Network Security
6 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 21 (45.65%) F5
6 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (43.48%) DNS
7 20 (43.48%) VPN
7 20 (43.48%) Juniper
7 20 (43.48%) SAN
7 20 (43.48%) Network Design
8 19 (41.30%) JNCIS
8 19 (41.30%) IPsec
8 19 (41.30%) DMZ
8 19 (41.30%) OSPF
8 19 (41.30%) BGP
8 19 (41.30%) Multicast
8 19 (41.30%) Junos
9 18 (39.13%) Palo Alto
9 18 (39.13%) Windows
9 18 (39.13%) Time Management

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 22 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.57%) IBM Notes
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.70%) IIS
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (82.61%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) LAN
2 25 (54.35%) VLAN
2 25 (54.35%) WAN
3 23 (50.00%) Internet
3 23 (50.00%) MPLS
4 22 (47.83%) Network Security
5 20 (43.48%) DNS
5 20 (43.48%) SAN
5 20 (43.48%) VPN
6 19 (41.30%) BGP
6 19 (41.30%) DMZ
6 19 (41.30%) IPsec
6 19 (41.30%) Junos
6 19 (41.30%) Multicast
6 19 (41.30%) OSPF
7 18 (39.13%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (39.13%) VPLS
8 11 (23.91%) DHCP
9 9 (19.57%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Aerospike
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) Architect
3 15 (32.61%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (32.61%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) Network Architect
3 15 (32.61%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (32.61%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Consultant
5 8 (17.39%) Office 365 Consultant
6 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) IT Support
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Server Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) WSH
2 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Data Centre
2 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.26%) Clustering
4 4 (8.70%) EMC VNX
5 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.35%) Spread Betting
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 3 (6.52%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Network Design
2 18 (39.13%) Time Management
3 9 (19.57%) Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.70%) Change Control
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.39%) VBScript
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) JNCIS
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (23.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (21.74%) MCITP
4 10 (21.74%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) CCA
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.52%) CCEA
6 3 (6.52%) VCAP
6 3 (6.52%) VCP4
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 14000
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) XenApp
3 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.52%) ProxySG
5 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
5 3 (6.52%) Xen
6 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) vMotion
4 1 (2.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) Cisco
3 21 (45.65%) F5
4 20 (43.48%) Juniper
5 18 (39.13%) Palo Alto
6 16 (34.78%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Citrix
8 9 (19.57%) Lotus
9 8 (17.39%) EMC
10 7 (15.22%) CommVault
11 6 (13.04%) HP
12 4 (8.70%) Avaya
13 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
13 3 (6.52%) Brocade
13 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
13 3 (6.52%) Dell
13 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
13 3 (6.52%) Symantec
14 2 (4.35%) NetApp
15 1 (2.17%) Apple