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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 896 924 907
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 40 51 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.046% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.053% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 80
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £37,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,750 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.25%

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
86042 96344 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71907 78684 83469
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 26 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 30 June 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 +29 39 £52,500 +16.66% 5
London +30 15 £60,000 - 2
South East +17 11 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Berkshire +11 6 £52,500 -
Slough - 6 £52,500 -
City of London +52 4 £36,500 -33.63% 2
Yorkshire +29 3 £65,000 -10.34%
West Sussex -13 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -13 3 £40,000 -7.51%
North West - 3 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
East of England +27 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South West +19 2 £34,750 -13.12%
Hertfordshire +18 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Welwyn Garden City +8 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Worthing +3 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Devon - 1 £27,000 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -
Coventry - 1 £33,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 56 (67.47%) Microsoft
2 53 (63.86%) DNS
3 46 (55.42%) Firewall
4 45 (54.22%) Windows
5 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
6 36 (43.37%) Linux
6 36 (43.37%) Clustering
7 33 (39.76%) Windows Server
8 31 (37.35%) F5
8 31 (37.35%) VMware
9 30 (36.14%) Cisco
10 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
11 27 (32.53%) LAN
12 26 (31.33%) TCP/IP
13 25 (30.12%) WAN
13 25 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (30.12%) PowerShell
14 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (27.71%) High Availability
15 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (26.51%) DHCP
16 22 (26.51%) IIS
17 21 (25.30%) VPN
17 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
17 21 (25.30%) Windows 7
18 19 (22.89%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (22.89%) SCCM
18 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (22.89%) Office 365
18 19 (22.89%) Data Centre

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 29 (34.94%) MS Exchange
2 22 (26.51%) IIS
3 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (13.25%) Skype for Business
5 9 (10.84%) Apache
6 8 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (7.23%) IBM Notes
7 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
9 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.89%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (63.86%) DNS
2 46 (55.42%) Firewall
3 27 (32.53%) LAN
4 26 (31.33%) TCP/IP
5 25 (30.12%) WAN
6 22 (26.51%) DHCP
7 21 (25.30%) VPN
8 19 (22.89%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (21.69%) BGP
9 18 (21.69%) SAN
10 17 (20.48%) Internet
11 15 (18.07%) Wireless
12 13 (15.66%) EIGRP
12 13 (15.66%) OSPF
12 13 (15.66%) TACACS
13 12 (14.46%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (14.46%) FWSM
14 11 (13.25%) Cisco Wireless
14 11 (13.25%) Network Security
14 11 (13.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Aerospike
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
4 5 (6.02%) Informix
4 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.20%) DTS
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 6 (7.23%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Back Office
2 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.25%) Administrator
3 11 (13.25%) Consultant
3 11 (13.25%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.84%) Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Security Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.82%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Office 365 Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.61%) Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Network Communications Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) RabbitMQ
2 12 (14.46%) 802.1X
3 9 (10.84%) Web Services
4 8 (9.64%) LAMP
5 5 (6.02%) HTML
5 5 (6.02%) Node.js
5 5 (6.02%) XML
6 3 (3.61%) .NET
6 3 (3.61%) Django
6 3 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.61%) WSH
7 2 (2.41%) HTML5
7 2 (2.41%) jQuery
8 1 (1.20%) Java EE
8 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.37%) Clustering
2 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
3 14 (16.87%) Replication
4 10 (12.05%) Algorithms
5 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.23%) Private Cloud
7 5 (6.02%) EPoS
7 5 (6.02%) RIA
7 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
8 4 (4.82%) Spread Betting
9 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.61%) EMC VNX
9 3 (3.61%) EqualLogic
9 3 (3.61%) Statistics
9 3 (3.61%) Tandem
10 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.20%) Cybercrime
11 1 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (1.20%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 36 (43.37%) Linux
3 33 (39.76%) Windows Server
4 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (25.30%) Windows 7
7 11 (13.25%) Windows 8
7 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (12.05%) Solaris
8 10 (12.05%) Windows 10
9 8 (9.64%) CentOS
9 8 (9.64%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.61%) Unix
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.20%) VMS
12 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) High Availability
2 15 (18.07%) ITIL
3 11 (13.25%) DevOps
4 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.05%) Migration
4 10 (12.05%) Performance Management
4 10 (12.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (12.05%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.64%) Analytics
6 8 (9.64%) Change Control
6 8 (9.64%) Data Security
6 8 (9.64%) Logistics
6 8 (9.64%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (8.43%) Change Management
7 7 (8.43%) Network Management
8 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.02%) Network Design
9 5 (6.02%) Open Source
9 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) PowerShell
2 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.84%) SQL
4 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.43%) PHP
5 5 (6.02%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) VBScript
7 2 (2.41%) Perl
7 2 (2.41%) R
7 2 (2.41%) Ruby
7 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.41%) VB
8 1 (1.20%) Jython
8 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (18.07%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (16.87%) CCNP
4 13 (15.66%) MCSE
5 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
5 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
6 10 (12.05%) CCSP
6 10 (12.05%) CCVP
7 7 (8.43%) MCITP
8 5 (6.02%) CCDA
8 5 (6.02%) CCDP
8 5 (6.02%) CCIE
8 5 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.82%) CCSA
9 4 (4.82%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (3.61%) MCP
10 3 (3.61%) MCSA
11 2 (2.41%) CCNA
12 1 (1.20%) Degree
12 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (25.30%) Hyper-V
4 16 (19.28%) vSphere
5 12 (14.46%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (12.05%) DFS Replication
6 10 (12.05%) Firmware
7 5 (6.02%) XenApp
8 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.61%) NFS
9 3 (3.61%) Terminal Server
9 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.41%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (22.89%) SCCM
2 17 (20.48%) SolarWinds Orion
3 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Clustering
3 15 (18.07%) SCOM
4 10 (12.05%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (12.05%) SCDPM
5 9 (10.84%) Nagios
6 8 (9.64%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (8.43%) WSUS
8 5 (6.02%) AirWatch
8 5 (6.02%) FortiGate
9 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
9 3 (3.61%) Puppet
10 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
11 1 (1.20%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (1.20%) Sysprep
11 1 (1.20%) vMotion
11 1 (1.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 56 (67.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (37.35%) F5
2 31 (37.35%) VMware
3 30 (36.14%) Cisco
4 18 (21.69%) HP
5 17 (20.48%) SolarWinds
6 15 (18.07%) Juniper
7 14 (16.87%) Citrix
8 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
9 10 (12.05%) Intel Security
10 9 (10.84%) Dell
11 7 (8.43%) Avaya
11 7 (8.43%) Palo Alto
12 6 (7.23%) Lotus
13 5 (6.02%) Aruba
13 5 (6.02%) NICE Systems
13 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow
13 5 (6.02%) SonicWALL
14 4 (4.82%) Symantec
15 3 (3.61%) CommVault
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