The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 239 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 1 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.14% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4994 4317 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.75% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3640 3748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
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 27 March 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
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Clustering
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Dell
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 9 (64.29%) HP SIM
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (64.29%) SCOM
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) ISA Server
4 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
4 9 (64.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Back Office
4 9 (64.29%) HP
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
4 9 (64.29%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Visio
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 4 (28.57%) Multicast
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (64.29%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Server Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) JSP
1 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Clustering
2 9 (64.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 9 (64.29%) ISA Server
4 8 (57.14%) XenServer
4 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
5 4 (28.57%) NFS
5 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCOM
1 9 (64.29%) HP SIM
2 8 (57.14%) OpenView
3 5 (35.71%) WSUS
4 4 (28.57%) Hyperic
4 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 4 (28.57%) Netcool
4 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Dell
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 9 (64.29%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) McAfee
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Business Objects