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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 231 208 209
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.059% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.072% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £38,750 £27,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.20% -27.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.47%
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
5047 4153 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.15% 81.62% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 3572 3805
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 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 5 £37,500 -
Somerset -14 2 £57,500 -
Network Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
5 5 (50.00%) MS Project Server
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Migration
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) EMC
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (50.00%) MS Project Server
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) FWSM
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Xen
5 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Hyperic
2 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (10.00%) Netcool
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) CA
7 1 (10.00%) Nokia
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) McAfee
7 1 (10.00%) Altiris
7 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (10.00%) IronPort
7 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds