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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 615 616 604
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 14 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.024% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.028% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 13
Average salary £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £46,050 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
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
37581 38869 36946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.67% 84.53% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31760 32009 30612
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +32 4 £60,000 -
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (82.14%) DNS
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 16 (57.14%) VMware
4 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 16 (57.14%) HP
5 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
8 11 (39.29%) Citrix
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco
8 11 (39.29%) SAN
8 11 (39.29%) IIS
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) Clustering
10 9 (32.14%) DHCP
10 9 (32.14%) SLA
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (32.14%) OSPF
10 9 (32.14%) BGP
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (32.14%) F5
10 9 (32.14%) 802.1X
11 8 (28.57%) Change Control
11 8 (28.57%) FWSM

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
2 2 (7.14%) CodePlex
3 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) DNS
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) SAN
5 9 (32.14%) OSPF
5 9 (32.14%) BGP
5 9 (32.14%) DHCP
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (28.57%) FWSM
6 8 (28.57%) VPN
6 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 8 (28.57%) TACACS
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (21.43%) SSL
9 5 (17.86%) Network Security
9 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
10 4 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Network Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) 802.1X
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) Memcached
3 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (10.71%) AppFabric
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Clustering
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
5 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 2 (7.14%) PKI
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Change Control
2 6 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
3 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (14.29%) CRM
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.71%) CMMI
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (17.86%) CCA
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 4 (14.29%) CCEA
4 4 (14.29%) MCITP
4 4 (14.29%) VCP4
4 4 (14.29%) VCAP
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
6 2 (7.14%) CCSP
6 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CCSA
6 2 (7.14%) CCVP
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (21.43%) XenApp
4 6 (21.43%) ISA Server
5 5 (17.86%) ProxySG
6 4 (14.29%) Xen
6 4 (14.29%) Terminal Server
7 3 (10.71%) vSphere
8 2 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
4 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
4 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) HP
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) Citrix
5 9 (32.14%) F5
6 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 6 (21.43%) Juniper
7 6 (21.43%) SonicWALL
8 5 (17.86%) Blue Coat
8 5 (17.86%) Dell
9 4 (14.29%) EMC
9 4 (14.29%) Brocade
9 4 (14.29%) Symantec
10 3 (10.71%) NetApp
11 2 (7.14%) Sophos
11 2 (7.14%) Nintex
12 1 (3.57%) Oracle
12 1 (3.57%) Riverbed