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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
UK
Rank 746 880 858
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 103 58 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.057% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.065% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 80 49 63
Median salary £54,250 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,700 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%

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
73681 89754 91723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.31% 87.72% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60610 74516 75182
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +148 100 £55,000 - 4
London +79 42 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East +87 40 £50,000 -9.09%
Surrey +60 21 £52,500 -12.50%
Guildford - 13 £55,000 -
East of England +32 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Leatherhead +10 8 £40,000 -33.33%
West Sussex +10 7 - -
Worthing -5 7 - -
Colchester - 5 £42,500 -
Essex - 5 £42,500 -
Berkshire +47 4 £50,000 +21.21%
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
City of London +35 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +26 3 £100,000 +198.50%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £100,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
Lewes - 3 £37,500 -
Malvern - 3 £100,000 -
West Yorkshire +28 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +28 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Leeds +24 2 £65,000 -
Swindon - 2 £36,250 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Slough - 2 £51,750 -
South West - 2 £36,250 -
Wiltshire - 2 £36,250 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 78 (53.42%) Windows
2 75 (51.37%) Microsoft
3 61 (41.78%) Firewall
4 60 (41.10%) Cisco
5 59 (40.41%) Active Directory
6 54 (36.99%) Clustering
7 53 (36.30%) SQL
8 52 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (34.25%) Windows Server
10 49 (33.56%) IIS
11 44 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (29.45%) Hyper-V
13 42 (28.77%) SQL Server
13 42 (28.77%) Finance
14 41 (28.08%) DNS
15 40 (27.40%) ITIL
15 40 (27.40%) F5
16 39 (26.71%) SharePoint
17 38 (26.03%) Network Security
17 38 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (25.34%) WAN
18 37 (25.34%) BGP
19 35 (23.97%) MS Exchange
20 34 (23.29%) Data Centre
20 34 (23.29%) Palo Alto
21 33 (22.60%) Linux
21 33 (22.60%) OSPF
22 32 (21.92%) HP
22 32 (21.92%) CCNA
22 32 (21.92%) Cisco ASA

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 49 (33.56%) IIS
2 39 (26.71%) SharePoint
3 35 (23.97%) MS Exchange
4 27 (18.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (8.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (8.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.42%) Apache
8 3 (2.05%) CMS
8 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.37%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.48%) Office 365
4 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 61 (41.78%) Firewall
2 41 (28.08%) DNS
3 38 (26.03%) Network Security
4 37 (25.34%) BGP
4 37 (25.34%) WAN
5 33 (22.60%) OSPF
6 32 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (19.86%) MPLS
8 28 (19.18%) VPN
9 26 (17.81%) Wireless
10 24 (16.44%) DHCP
10 24 (16.44%) Internet
11 23 (15.75%) Cisco PIX
11 23 (15.75%) Cisco Wireless
11 23 (15.75%) SAN
12 22 (15.07%) LAN
13 15 (10.27%) EIGRP
13 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP
13 15 (10.27%) VLAN
14 14 (9.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.85%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (6.85%) OLAP
4 10 (6.85%) OLTP
4 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.16%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.74%) MySQL
7 2 (1.37%) Informix
8 1 (0.68%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) Toad
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Banking
3 5 (3.42%) Back Office
3 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Front Office
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Network Engineer
2 31 (21.23%) Analyst
3 27 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (14.38%) Architect
5 19 (13.01%) Applications Support
6 13 (8.90%) DBA
6 13 (8.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 13 (8.90%) SQL DBA
7 12 (8.22%) Active Directory Architect
7 12 (8.22%) Administrator
7 12 (8.22%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 12 (8.22%) Network Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.22%) Technical Architect
8 11 (7.53%) Web Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) SharePoint Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (6.16%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.07%) .NET
2 20 (13.70%) 802.1X
3 10 (6.85%) MSMQ
3 10 (6.85%) SOAP
4 7 (4.79%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (3.42%) Web Services
6 4 (2.74%) LAMP
6 4 (2.74%) XML
7 3 (2.05%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.68%) HTML
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) Java EE
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (36.99%) Clustering
2 34 (23.29%) Data Centre
3 20 (13.70%) Replication
4 10 (6.85%) PKI
4 10 (6.85%) SWIFT
5 8 (5.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.42%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.42%) Statistics
8 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.37%) RIA
10 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (53.42%) Windows
2 52 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (34.25%) Windows Server
4 38 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (22.60%) Linux
6 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.22%) Windows 10
8 9 (6.16%) Solaris
8 9 (6.16%) Unix
9 8 (5.48%) VMS
9 8 (5.48%) Windows 2000
9 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
9 8 (5.48%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.48%) Windows NT
10 4 (2.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.40%) ITIL
2 28 (19.18%) High Availability
3 19 (13.01%) Configuration Management
4 18 (12.33%) Performance Management
5 16 (10.96%) Change Control
5 16 (10.96%) Network Management
5 16 (10.96%) Service Delivery
6 15 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.90%) TOGAF
8 12 (8.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 12 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.22%) Network Architecture
8 12 (8.22%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2
8 12 (8.22%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (6.85%) Database Mirroring
9 10 (6.85%) ETL
9 10 (6.85%) ITIL V3
9 10 (6.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.30%) SQL
2 29 (19.86%) PowerShell
3 23 (15.75%) T-SQL
4 13 (8.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.22%) Java
6 9 (6.16%) VB
7 5 (3.42%) PHP
8 4 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.37%) Perl
9 2 (1.37%) Python
9 2 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (0.68%) Jython
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 44 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (21.92%) CCNA
3 28 (19.18%) CCNP
4 12 (8.22%) CCIE
4 12 (8.22%) MCSE
4 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.85%) Degree
6 8 (5.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.11%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.05%) CCSP
8 3 (2.05%) CCVP
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.48%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 59 (40.41%) Active Directory
2 43 (29.45%) Hyper-V
3 24 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (11.64%) vSphere
5 16 (10.96%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (9.59%) VMware ESX
7 12 (8.22%) ProxySG
7 12 (8.22%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (6.16%) Firmware
8 9 (6.16%) ISA Server
8 9 (6.16%) NFS
8 9 (6.16%) XenDesktop
9 8 (5.48%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (5.48%) UAG
9 8 (5.48%) vCloud
9 8 (5.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (3.42%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.37%) XenApp
12 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 16 (10.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (8.22%) vMotion
4 8 (5.48%) WMI
5 5 (3.42%) SCOM
6 4 (2.74%) WSUS
7 3 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.05%) Puppet
7 3 (2.05%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.37%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.37%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.68%) Nagios
9 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.68%) OpenView
9 1 (0.68%) SCCM
9 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (51.37%) Microsoft
2 60 (41.10%) Cisco
3 40 (27.40%) F5
4 34 (23.29%) Palo Alto
5 32 (21.92%) HP
6 30 (20.55%) VMware
7 27 (18.49%) Juniper
8 26 (17.81%) Citrix
9 16 (10.96%) SolarWinds
10 12 (8.22%) 3PAR
10 12 (8.22%) Blue Coat
10 12 (8.22%) Riverbed
11 8 (5.48%) Veritas
12 5 (3.42%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.42%) Oracle
12 5 (3.42%) SonicWALL
13 4 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (2.74%) EqualLogic
13 4 (2.74%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (2.74%) ServiceNow
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