The table below looks at the statistics for NLBS 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 NLBS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Network Load Balancing Services (NLBS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NLBS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 -
NLBS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
681 460 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.83% 8.73% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 585 400 626
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%