The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank - 243 260
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.029% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.036% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £51,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.69%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6218 5604 6058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.77% 80.73% 79.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 4699 5302
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the North West

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) OLAP
2 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell