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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 896 900 908
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 36 47 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.044% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.051% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 83
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%

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
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 20 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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 34 £55,000 +29.41% 6
South East +19 14 £52,500 +23.52%
London +31 13 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Berkshire +17 8 £51,250 -
Surrey +3 6 £60,000 +60.00%
Leatherhead - 6 £60,000 -
Reading +15 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands -12 4 £36,750 -15.02%
Slough - 3 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire +12 2 £65,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +12 2 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Leeds - 2 £65,000 -
Coventry - 2 £33,500 -
City of London +46 1 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 - 1
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £39,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £39,750 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 57 (64.77%) Firewall
2 56 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 50 (56.82%) DNS
4 46 (52.27%) Windows
5 40 (45.45%) Cisco
5 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 39 (44.32%) Clustering
7 38 (43.18%) Linux
8 36 (40.91%) LAN
9 33 (37.50%) WAN
9 33 (37.50%) VMware
9 33 (37.50%) Windows Server
10 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
11 30 (34.09%) VPN
11 30 (34.09%) F5
12 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
13 27 (30.68%) Data Centre
14 25 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (28.41%) PowerShell
14 25 (28.41%) SCCM
14 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (28.41%) SAN
15 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 24 (27.27%) Windows 7
16 23 (26.14%) VLAN
16 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
16 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2010
16 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (25.00%) High Availability

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 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
2 23 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (21.59%) IIS
4 16 (18.18%) Skype for Business
5 8 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (6.82%) Apache
7 5 (5.68%) IBM Notes
7 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.55%) Node.js
8 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (64.77%) Firewall
2 50 (56.82%) DNS
3 36 (40.91%) LAN
4 33 (37.50%) WAN
5 30 (34.09%) VPN
6 25 (28.41%) SAN
7 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
7 23 (26.14%) VLAN
8 22 (25.00%) BGP
9 20 (22.73%) DHCP
9 20 (22.73%) Internet
10 18 (20.45%) OSPF
11 17 (19.32%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (15.91%) Network Security
13 13 (14.77%) iSCSI
14 12 (13.64%) VoIP
14 12 (13.64%) Wireless
15 11 (12.50%) EIGRP
15 11 (12.50%) MPLS
15 11 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.09%) Aerospike
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.68%) MySQL
6 4 (4.55%) Big Data
6 4 (4.55%) Informix
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (3.41%) SSDT
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.14%) DTS
9 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) Toad
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Administrator
2 17 (19.32%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (17.05%) Consultant
4 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) Architect
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 10 (11.36%) Support Analyst
8 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) DBA
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (4.55%) IT Support
10 4 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.82%) Web Services
3 6 (6.82%) WSH
4 5 (5.68%) LAMP
5 4 (4.55%) XML
6 3 (3.41%) HTML
7 1 (1.14%) .NET
7 1 (1.14%) Django
7 1 (1.14%) HTML5
7 1 (1.14%) Java EE
7 1 (1.14%) jQuery
7 1 (1.14%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.14%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (44.32%) Clustering
2 27 (30.68%) Data Centre
3 18 (20.45%) Replication
4 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 8 (9.09%) EqualLogic
5 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.68%) EMC VNX
8 4 (4.55%) Private Cloud
8 4 (4.55%) RIA
8 4 (4.55%) Spread Betting
9 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Licensing
9 3 (3.41%) Statistics
10 1 (1.14%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.14%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (1.14%) PKI
10 1 (1.14%) Tandem
10 1 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) Windows
2 38 (43.18%) Linux
3 33 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 11 (12.50%) Solaris
8 11 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 8 (9.09%) CentOS
9 8 (9.09%) Ubuntu
10 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.14%) Unix
12 1 (1.14%) VMS
12 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) High Availability
2 15 (17.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (15.91%) Migration
4 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (12.50%) Network Design
4 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 11 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (10.23%) DevOps
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.09%) Analytics
6 8 (9.09%) Logistics
7 7 (7.95%) Change Control
8 6 (6.82%) Time Management
9 5 (5.68%) Data Security
9 5 (5.68%) ITIL
9 5 (5.68%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (5.68%) Service Management
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.91%) SQL
3 11 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.95%) PHP
4 7 (7.95%) VBScript
5 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.41%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (1.14%) C
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) Jython
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (23.86%) MCSE
3 17 (19.32%) MCITP
4 16 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (14.77%) CCNP
6 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (10.23%) CCVP
8 8 (9.09%) MCP
8 8 (9.09%) MCSA
9 7 (7.95%) CCIE
9 7 (7.95%) JNCIS
10 6 (6.82%) CCSP
10 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (4.55%) CCDA
11 4 (4.55%) CCDP
11 4 (4.55%) CCNA
12 3 (3.41%) CCNP Voice
12 3 (3.41%) CCSA
12 3 (3.41%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
3 25 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (20.45%) vSphere
5 13 (14.77%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (12.50%) DFS Replication
7 6 (6.82%) XenApp
8 5 (5.68%) Firmware
9 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (3.41%) NFS
10 3 (3.41%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.14%) UAG
11 1 (1.14%) vCloud
11 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (28.41%) SCCM
2 20 (22.73%) SCOM
3 12 (13.64%) SolarWinds Orion
3 12 (13.64%) WSUS
4 11 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (12.50%) SCDPM
5 9 (10.23%) Nagios
6 8 (9.09%) Backup Exec
7 5 (5.68%) AirWatch
7 5 (5.68%) FortiGate
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (1.14%) Puppet
9 1 (1.14%) Sysprep
9 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (1.14%) vMotion
9 1 (1.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 56 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 40 (45.45%) Cisco
3 33 (37.50%) VMware
4 30 (34.09%) F5
5 20 (22.73%) Juniper
6 17 (19.32%) Citrix
7 15 (17.05%) SolarWinds
8 13 (14.77%) CheckPoint
9 12 (13.64%) HP
10 11 (12.50%) Intel Security
11 10 (11.36%) Palo Alto
12 9 (10.23%) Avaya
13 8 (9.09%) Dell
13 8 (9.09%) Symantec
14 6 (6.82%) CommVault
15 5 (5.68%) Aruba
15 5 (5.68%) EMC
15 5 (5.68%) Lotus
15 5 (5.68%) NICE Systems
16 4 (4.55%) SonicWALL
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