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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 607 614 600
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 36 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.034% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.040% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 25
Average salary £53,750 £40,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.90% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,650 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £59,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
37225 39543 37419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.26% 83.77% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31052 32351 31290
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
City of London +20 11 £67,500 +14.89%
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 55 (83.33%) Cisco
2 49 (74.24%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (66.67%) WAN
3 44 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 37 (56.06%) BGP
5 36 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (53.03%) SolarWinds
7 32 (48.48%) CheckPoint
8 31 (46.97%) CCNP
8 31 (46.97%) Firewall
9 30 (45.45%) OSPF
9 30 (45.45%) Wireless
10 28 (42.42%) LAN
11 26 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (37.88%) CCNA
13 24 (36.36%) F5
14 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
15 20 (30.30%) VPN
15 20 (30.30%) Finance
16 19 (28.79%) ITIL
17 17 (25.76%) Dell
18 16 (24.24%) DNS
18 16 (24.24%) VMware
18 16 (24.24%) IP Telephony
18 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
19 15 (22.73%) Windows
19 15 (22.73%) VoIP
19 15 (22.73%) HP
20 14 (21.21%) EIGRP
20 14 (21.21%) Migration

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) IIS
2 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.55%) Lync
6 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (66.67%) WAN
2 37 (56.06%) BGP
3 36 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 31 (46.97%) Firewall
5 30 (45.45%) OSPF
5 30 (45.45%) Wireless
6 28 (42.42%) LAN
7 26 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (30.30%) VPN
9 16 (24.24%) DNS
9 16 (24.24%) IP Telephony
10 15 (22.73%) VoIP
11 14 (21.21%) EIGRP
12 12 (18.18%) VPLS
12 12 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (16.67%) Network Security
13 11 (16.67%) FWSM
13 11 (16.67%) MPLS
14 9 (13.64%) DHCP
14 9 (13.64%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Network Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Network Support
6 3 (4.55%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Network Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) WSH
3 2 (3.03%) Memcached
3 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.03%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (9.09%) CLARiiON
3 5 (7.58%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.03%) EqualLogic
6 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) Handset
7 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 19 (28.79%) ITIL
3 14 (21.21%) Migration
4 12 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 8 (12.12%) BPR
6 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.61%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (9.09%) Change Control
7 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.09%) Service Management
8 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
10 3 (4.55%) CMMI
10 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.55%) Network Design
10 3 (4.55%) Network Management
11 2 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) VBScript
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (74.24%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (46.97%) CCNP
3 25 (37.88%) CCNA
4 11 (16.67%) CCSA
5 9 (13.64%) CCIE
6 8 (12.12%) CCSP
6 8 (12.12%) CCVP
6 8 (12.12%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (7.58%) MCSA
10 3 (4.55%) CCSE
10 3 (4.55%) Degree
11 1 (1.52%) NCDA
11 1 (1.52%) NCIE
11 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.52%) MCITP
11 1 (1.52%) MCSE
11 1 (1.52%) CCA
11 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.09%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.61%) XenApp
4 7 (10.61%) vSphere
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.03%) NFS
7 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) Firmware
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (19.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (9.09%) SCCM
5 4 (6.06%) WSUS
5 4 (6.06%) SCVMM
6 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Nagios
7 2 (3.03%) vMotion
8 1 (1.52%) OpenView
8 1 (1.52%) SCOM
8 1 (1.52%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) Cisco
2 35 (53.03%) SolarWinds
3 32 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 24 (36.36%) F5
5 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 17 (25.76%) Dell
7 16 (24.24%) VMware
8 15 (22.73%) HP
9 11 (16.67%) EMC
9 11 (16.67%) Citrix
10 10 (15.15%) Nortel
11 5 (7.58%) Avaya
12 4 (6.06%) NetApp
13 3 (4.55%) Siemens
13 3 (4.55%) Aruba
13 3 (4.55%) Juniper
14 2 (3.03%) IBM
14 2 (3.03%) IronPort
14 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
15 1 (1.52%) Riverbed