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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 219 210 211
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% 0.038% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.048% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £46,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4877 4143 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.48% 79.22% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 3587 3803
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
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 23 July 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
(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
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) CCA
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) Firmware
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) ISA Server
5 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Firmware
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCP
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) CCA
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) ISA Server
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 1 (11.11%) CA
7 1 (11.11%) Nokia
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (11.11%) McAfee
7 1 (11.11%) Altiris
7 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 1 (11.11%) IronPort
7 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds