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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 436 467 445
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 12 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.083% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 28
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
16510 18147 19830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.50% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13883 14344 15744
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average 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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Surrey +2 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Berkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (82.05%) Firewall
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 30 (76.92%) Clustering
2 30 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (66.67%) DNS
3 26 (66.67%) Windows
3 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 25 (64.10%) Cisco
5 23 (58.97%) Linux
5 23 (58.97%) SCCM
5 23 (58.97%) SCOM
5 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
5 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (56.41%) MS Exchange
7 19 (48.72%) MCSE
7 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
7 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (48.72%) SAN
7 19 (48.72%) Skype for Business
7 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (43.59%) VPN
8 17 (43.59%) LAN
8 17 (43.59%) WAN
9 16 (41.03%) VLAN
10 15 (38.46%) WSUS
11 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (33.33%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 (56.41%) MS Exchange
2 19 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (48.72%) Skype for Business
3 13 (33.33%) IIS
4 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) Firewall
2 26 (66.67%) DNS
3 19 (48.72%) SAN
4 17 (43.59%) LAN
4 17 (43.59%) VPN
4 17 (43.59%) WAN
5 16 (41.03%) VLAN
6 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (30.77%) DHCP
7 12 (30.77%) iSCSI
8 11 (28.21%) SNMP
8 11 (28.21%) VoIP
9 6 (15.38%) BGP
9 6 (15.38%) EIGRP
9 6 (15.38%) OSPF
10 5 (12.82%) Wireless
11 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (10.26%) HSRP
11 4 (10.26%) Multicast
11 4 (10.26%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Administrator
1 12 (30.77%) Consultant
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 12 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (76.92%) Clustering
2 12 (30.77%) EqualLogic
3 11 (28.21%) Replication
4 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
1 26 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (58.97%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (28.21%) Solaris
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 10
3 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) High Availability
1 12 (30.77%) Migration
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Management
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (20.51%) Logistics
4 7 (17.95%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) Data Management
4 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
4 7 (17.95%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.26%) ITSM
5 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Security
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) MCSE
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (30.77%) MCITP
3 12 (30.77%) MCP
3 12 (30.77%) MCSA
4 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
4 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) CCNA
6 6 (15.38%) CCNP
7 5 (12.82%) CCVP
8 4 (10.26%) CCIE
8 4 (10.26%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (2.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 30 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 11 (28.21%) DFS Replication
2 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (58.97%) SCCM
1 23 (58.97%) SCOM
2 15 (38.46%) WSUS
3 12 (30.77%) Backup Exec
4 11 (28.21%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (28.21%) SCDPM
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco
3 12 (30.77%) Dell
3 12 (30.77%) Symantec
4 11 (28.21%) Intel Security
4 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) F5
5 9 (23.08%) Juniper
6 7 (17.95%) 3PAR
6 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.95%) HP
7 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds