The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
UK
Rank 754 843 847
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 104 77 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.078% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 66 75
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.90% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74113 86274 88538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.16% 87.68% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61003 71739 73006
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 101 £52,500 -4.54% 4
South East +77 41 £50,000 -9.09% 3
London +75 39 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Surrey +41 19 £53,750 -2.27%
East of England - 17 £42,500 -
Essex - 12 £42,500 -
Colchester - 12 £42,500 -
Guildford - 12 £55,000 -
West Sussex +16 11 - - 1
Worthing -16 11 - - 1
Leatherhead +6 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Berkshire +43 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +21 3 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +2 2 £75,000 +76.47%
Worcestershire - 2 £75,000 -
Lewes - 2 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Malvern - 2 £75,000 -
Slough - 2 £51,750 -
Reading +28 1 £45,000 +63.63%
North West -17 1 - -
Manchester -20 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £41,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,000 -
Stockport - 1 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £41,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 85 (54.14%) Windows
2 83 (52.87%) Microsoft
3 65 (41.40%) Cisco
4 63 (40.13%) Firewall
5 57 (36.31%) Clustering
5 57 (36.31%) Active Directory
6 56 (35.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (35.03%) Windows Server
7 55 (35.03%) DNS
8 50 (31.85%) IIS
8 50 (31.85%) SQL
9 49 (31.21%) ITIL
10 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
11 47 (29.94%) Cisco Certification
12 42 (26.75%) F5
12 42 (26.75%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (26.11%) MS Exchange
14 40 (25.48%) DHCP
14 40 (25.48%) Finance
15 39 (24.84%) WAN
16 38 (24.20%) BGP
16 38 (24.20%) SharePoint
16 38 (24.20%) VMware
17 37 (23.57%) Hyper-V
18 35 (22.29%) SQL Server 2008
18 35 (22.29%) Network Security
18 35 (22.29%) OSPF
18 35 (22.29%) HP
19 34 (21.66%) PowerShell

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (31.85%) IIS
2 41 (26.11%) MS Exchange
3 38 (24.20%) SharePoint
4 31 (19.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (7.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (7.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (5.73%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.91%) Apache
10 3 (1.91%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.64%) CMS
12 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.01%) Office 365
3 6 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.18%) Mimecast
5 4 (2.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (40.13%) Firewall
2 55 (35.03%) DNS
3 42 (26.75%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (25.48%) DHCP
5 39 (24.84%) WAN
6 38 (24.20%) BGP
7 35 (22.29%) Network Security
7 35 (22.29%) OSPF
8 31 (19.75%) VPN
9 30 (19.11%) TCP/IP
10 29 (18.47%) Wireless
11 27 (17.20%) LAN
11 27 (17.20%) MPLS
12 25 (15.92%) Cisco PIX
12 25 (15.92%) Cisco Wireless
13 24 (15.29%) SAN
13 24 (15.29%) VLAN
14 20 (12.74%) EIGRP
15 19 (12.10%) Internet
16 15 (9.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
2 35 (22.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.73%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (5.73%) OLAP
4 9 (5.73%) OLTP
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.27%) Informix
6 2 (1.27%) MySQL
7 1 (0.64%) Big Data
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 40 (25.48%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Banking
3 5 (3.18%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.18%) Publishing
4 4 (2.55%) Back Office
4 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.91%) Front Office
6 2 (1.27%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (24.84%) Network Engineer
2 38 (24.20%) Analyst
3 34 (21.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (12.10%) Architect
5 18 (11.46%) Applications Support
6 17 (10.83%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 13 (8.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (7.64%) Applications Support Analyst
9 12 (7.64%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (7.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (7.64%) DBA
9 12 (7.64%) Network Analyst
9 12 (7.64%) SQL DBA
10 11 (7.01%) Active Directory Architect
10 11 (7.01%) Administrator
10 11 (7.01%) Enterprise Technical Architect
10 11 (7.01%) Technical Architect
10 11 (7.01%) Web Analyst
11 10 (6.37%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.65%) 802.1X
2 21 (13.38%) .NET
3 9 (5.73%) MSMQ
3 9 (5.73%) SOAP
4 7 (4.46%) WSH
5 6 (3.82%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.91%) Classic ASP
6 3 (1.91%) Web Services
7 2 (1.27%) LAMP
7 2 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.27%) XML
8 1 (0.64%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.64%) HTML
8 1 (0.64%) J2EE
8 1 (0.64%) Java EE
8 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (36.31%) Clustering
2 26 (16.56%) Data Centre
3 19 (12.10%) Replication
4 9 (5.73%) SWIFT
5 8 (5.10%) PKI
6 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.82%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.82%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.82%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.18%) EMC VNX
8 5 (3.18%) Hedge funds
8 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.18%) Statistics
8 5 (3.18%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.27%) RIA
10 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.64%) EPoS
10 1 (0.64%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 85 (54.14%) Windows
2 56 (35.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (35.03%) Windows Server
4 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (19.75%) Linux
6 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (8.28%) Windows 7
8 11 (7.01%) Windows 10
9 10 (6.37%) Unix
10 8 (5.10%) Solaris
11 7 (4.46%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.18%) VMS
12 5 (3.18%) Windows 2000
12 5 (3.18%) Windows NT
13 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.21%) ITIL
2 27 (17.20%) High Availability
3 19 (12.10%) Configuration Management
3 19 (12.10%) Network Management
4 16 (10.19%) Performance Management
5 15 (9.55%) Change Control
5 15 (9.55%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.55%) TOGAF
6 14 (8.92%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.28%) ITIL V3
7 13 (8.28%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (8.28%) PRINCE2
8 12 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.64%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.01%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 11 (7.01%) Project Management
9 11 (7.01%) Translating Business Requirements
10 10 (6.37%) Database Security
11 9 (5.73%) Capacity Management
11 9 (5.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.85%) SQL
2 34 (21.66%) PowerShell
3 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.64%) Java
4 12 (7.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.10%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.46%) VBScript
7 6 (3.82%) Python
7 6 (3.82%) Ruby
7 6 (3.82%) VB
8 3 (1.91%) PHP
8 3 (1.91%) R
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) Jython
10 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 47 (29.94%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (20.38%) CCNP
3 31 (19.75%) CCNA
4 18 (11.46%) MCSE
4 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (7.01%) CCIE
7 10 (6.37%) CCSP
7 10 (6.37%) Degree
7 10 (6.37%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.37%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.46%) MCITP
9 6 (3.82%) CCVP
10 5 (3.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.55%) CCDP
12 2 (1.27%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.27%) MCSA
13 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) SLA
2 8 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 57 (36.31%) Active Directory
2 37 (23.57%) Hyper-V
3 24 (15.29%) vSphere
4 21 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (8.28%) XenApp
6 12 (7.64%) Firmware
6 12 (7.64%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (7.01%) ProxySG
8 10 (6.37%) VMware ESX
9 9 (5.73%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (4.46%) Terminal Server
11 6 (3.82%) ISA Server
11 6 (3.82%) NFS
11 6 (3.82%) XenDesktop
12 5 (3.18%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (3.18%) UAG
12 5 (3.18%) vCloud
12 5 (3.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (9.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (5.73%) vMotion
4 7 (4.46%) Puppet
4 7 (4.46%) SCCM
4 7 (4.46%) SCOM
4 7 (4.46%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.18%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.18%) WMI
7 4 (2.55%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.55%) WSUS
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.64%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.64%) Nagios
8 1 (0.64%) OpenView
8 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 65 (41.40%) Cisco
3 42 (26.75%) F5
4 38 (24.20%) VMware
5 35 (22.29%) HP
6 32 (20.38%) Palo Alto
7 31 (19.75%) Citrix
8 26 (16.56%) Juniper
9 18 (11.46%) SolarWinds
10 11 (7.01%) 3PAR
10 11 (7.01%) Blue Coat
10 11 (7.01%) Riverbed
11 7 (4.46%) CommVault
11 7 (4.46%) EMC
12 5 (3.18%) NetApp
12 5 (3.18%) Oracle
12 5 (3.18%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.18%) SonicWALL
12 5 (3.18%) Veritas
13 4 (2.55%) Nimble Storage
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