The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 427 442 445
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 13 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 24
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15599 17563 19146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 84.97% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13043 13946 15341
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 8 £51,250 -
Surrey +9 5 £60,000 +60.00%
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) Clustering
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) DNS
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (67.74%) Hyper-V
2 21 (67.74%) Windows Server
3 18 (58.06%) SCCM
3 18 (58.06%) SCOM
3 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (58.06%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) Cisco
5 14 (45.16%) VPN
6 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
6 13 (41.94%) LAN
6 13 (41.94%) WAN
7 11 (35.48%) Solaris
7 11 (35.48%) SNMP
7 11 (35.48%) Replication
7 11 (35.48%) VMware
7 11 (35.48%) Intel Security
7 11 (35.48%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
7 11 (35.48%) SCDPM
7 11 (35.48%) Windows 10
7 11 (35.48%) DFS Replication
7 11 (35.48%) vSphere

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (32.26%) Skype for Business
3 8 (25.81%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) VPN
4 13 (41.94%) LAN
4 13 (41.94%) WAN
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (35.48%) SNMP
6 10 (32.26%) SAN
6 10 (32.26%) VLAN
7 7 (22.58%) BGP
7 7 (22.58%) DHCP
7 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
7 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
7 7 (22.58%) OSPF
8 6 (19.35%) VoIP
8 6 (19.35%) Wireless
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (12.90%) FWSM
9 4 (12.90%) MPLS
9 4 (12.90%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Clustering
2 11 (35.48%) Replication
3 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
4 7 (22.58%) EqualLogic
5 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
1 21 (67.74%) Windows Server
1 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (35.48%) Solaris
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 10
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Performance Management
1 11 (35.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (29.03%) High Availability
3 8 (25.81%) Logistics
4 7 (22.58%) Migration
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Data Security
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
7 3 (9.68%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) ITSM
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Network Management
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Service Management
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) MCSE
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) MCITP
3 7 (22.58%) MCP
3 7 (22.58%) MCSA
4 6 (19.35%) CCVP
5 3 (9.68%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (9.68%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
1 21 (67.74%) Hyper-V
2 11 (35.48%) DFS Replication
2 11 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Firmware
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) SCCM
1 18 (58.06%) SCOM
2 11 (35.48%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 11 (35.48%) SCDPM
3 10 (32.26%) WSUS
4 7 (22.58%) Backup Exec
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 11 (35.48%) Intel Security
3 11 (35.48%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) Dell
4 7 (22.58%) F5
4 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 7 (22.58%) Symantec
5 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
6 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) HP