The first table below looks at the demand for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 219 212 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.15% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £36,834 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.95% -7.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Devon -6 4 £28,000 -3.44%
Wiltshire -10 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Bristol - 1 £38,800 -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Dell
1 15 (93.75%) Clustering
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) HP
2 14 (87.50%) DHCP
2 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) SharePoint
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (81.25%) WSUS
4 12 (75.00%) SCOM
4 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (75.00%) XenApp
4 12 (75.00%) Firmware
4 12 (75.00%) Internet
4 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
4 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (75.00%) Citrix
4 12 (75.00%) CCA
4 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (75.00%) MCP
4 12 (75.00%) MCSE
4 12 (75.00%) LAN
5 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
5 11 (68.75%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) SharePoint
3 11 (68.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (6.25%) Lync
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
1 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) Internet
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) Multicast
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSP
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Clustering
2 12 (75.00%) Firmware
3 11 (68.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CCA
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (75.00%) MCP
2 12 (75.00%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) SLA
2 8 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (75.00%) XenApp
2 12 (75.00%) ISA Server
3 11 (68.75%) XenServer
3 11 (68.75%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Xen
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (12.50%) NFS
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) WSUS
2 12 (75.00%) SCOM
3 11 (68.75%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (12.50%) Hyperic
4 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Dell
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) HP
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (12.50%) Altiris
6 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) CA
7 1 (6.25%) Nokia
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 1 (6.25%) IronPort
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds