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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 834 812 823
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 49 95 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.081% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.099% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 37 82 47
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 49 £42,500 - 7
South East -6 22 £42,500 - 2
London +45 13 £60,000 +53.84% 2
West Sussex -1 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Worthing +2 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey +26 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England +11 7 £33,750 -28.94%
Hertfordshire - 7 £33,750 -
Egham - 7 £37,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire -3 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire -13 2 £52,500 -12.50%
South West -14 2 £41,250 +47.32% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £43,250 +46.61% 2
Milton Keynes -17 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Stafford - 2 £43,250 - 2
Crawley - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £33,750 -
Staffordshire - 2 £43,250 - 2
East Midlands +3 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Berkshire +3 1 - -
West Yorkshire -2 1 £32,500 -45.83%
Wiltshire -4 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Reading -10 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £72,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £42,500 -
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 - - 1

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Load Balancing.

1 90 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 88 (62.41%) Cisco
3 73 (51.77%) WAN
3 73 (51.77%) Windows
4 62 (43.97%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (43.26%) Active Directory
6 58 (41.13%) Firewall
7 56 (39.72%) Clustering
8 48 (34.04%) DNS
9 45 (31.91%) LAN
10 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
11 43 (30.50%) MS Exchange
11 43 (30.50%) CheckPoint
11 43 (30.50%) Hyper-V
12 42 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 39 (27.66%) SAN
13 39 (27.66%) HP
14 38 (26.95%) CCNA
15 37 (26.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (25.53%) VMware
17 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (24.11%) DHCP
17 34 (24.11%) ITIL
18 33 (23.40%) SLA
18 33 (23.40%) CCNP
18 33 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
19 32 (22.70%) Dell
19 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (21.99%) IIS

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Network Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (30.50%) MS Exchange
2 33 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (21.99%) IIS
4 29 (20.57%) Lync
5 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (5.67%) Apache
7 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
11 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.71%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (51.77%) WAN
2 58 (41.13%) Firewall
3 48 (34.04%) DNS
4 45 (31.91%) LAN
5 42 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (27.66%) SAN
7 34 (24.11%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (24.11%) DHCP
8 30 (21.28%) BGP
9 26 (18.44%) OSPF
10 25 (17.73%) VPN
10 25 (17.73%) Wireless
11 22 (15.60%) TCP/IP
12 20 (14.18%) BIG-IP
13 19 (13.48%) IP Telephony
14 14 (9.93%) Unified Communications
14 14 (9.93%) VoIP
14 14 (9.93%) Network Security
15 12 (8.51%) iSCSI
16 11 (7.80%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.26%) MySQL
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.13%) Redis
9 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 13 (9.22%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.26%) Banking
5 5 (3.55%) Retail
6 4 (2.84%) Publishing
7 2 (1.42%) Local Government
7 2 (1.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) International Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (18.44%) Network Engineer
2 24 (17.02%) Administrator
3 18 (12.77%) Architect
4 14 (9.93%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (9.93%) Team Leader
5 11 (7.80%) Analyst
5 11 (7.80%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (7.09%) DBA
6 10 (7.09%) Consultant
6 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.09%) SQL DBA
7 8 (5.67%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.67%) Server Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Exchange Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Messaging Specialist
9 6 (4.26%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.51%) Web Services
2 8 (5.67%) XML
2 8 (5.67%) .NET
3 4 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.13%) Middleware
4 3 (2.13%) Memcached
4 3 (2.13%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.42%) JMS
5 2 (1.42%) HTML
5 2 (1.42%) J2EE
5 2 (1.42%) JDBC
5 2 (1.42%) JSP
6 1 (0.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (39.72%) Clustering
2 18 (12.77%) Replication
3 13 (9.22%) EqualLogic
4 7 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.26%) CLARiiON
6 5 (3.55%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.84%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.13%) PKI
8 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.71%) Statistics
10 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (51.77%) Windows
2 37 (26.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (16.31%) Linux
5 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.11%) ITIL
2 31 (21.99%) Network Monitoring
3 30 (21.28%) Migration
4 17 (12.06%) Service Management
4 17 (12.06%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (11.35%) Change Control
6 14 (9.93%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (8.51%) Low Latency
8 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.51%) Project Management
9 11 (7.80%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.80%) Database Security
10 10 (7.09%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.38%) Database Tuning
11 9 (6.38%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.67%) Line Management
12 8 (5.67%) Data Management
13 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.44%) SQL
2 24 (17.02%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.93%) T-SQL
4 8 (5.67%) Java
5 6 (4.26%) PHP
6 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.13%) Python
8 2 (1.42%) C
8 2 (1.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 62 (43.97%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (26.95%) CCNA
3 33 (23.40%) CCNP
4 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (13.48%) MCSE
6 15 (10.64%) MCSA
7 9 (6.38%) CCIE
8 8 (5.67%) MCITP
9 7 (4.96%) MCP
9 7 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.84%) Degree
11 3 (2.13%) CCSA
11 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.42%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.42%) CCSP
12 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.42%) CCVP
13 1 (0.71%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.40%) SLA
2 14 (9.93%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (43.26%) Active Directory
2 43 (30.50%) Hyper-V
3 34 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (13.48%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.38%) vSphere
6 7 (4.96%) XenApp
7 4 (2.84%) Firmware
7 4 (2.84%) NFS
7 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.13%) XenServer
8 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) SCCM
2 16 (11.35%) WSUS
3 14 (9.93%) SCOM
4 12 (8.51%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (4.96%) Backup Exec
6 6 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (3.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (2.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.84%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.84%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (2.13%) Nagios
9 3 (2.13%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.42%) Hyperic
10 2 (1.42%) Netcool
10 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.42%) OpenView
11 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 90 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 88 (62.41%) Cisco
3 43 (30.50%) CheckPoint
4 39 (27.66%) HP
5 36 (25.53%) VMware
6 32 (22.70%) Dell
7 28 (19.86%) F5
8 23 (16.31%) SolarWinds
9 20 (14.18%) Juniper
10 15 (10.64%) 3PAR
11 13 (9.22%) Citrix
12 12 (8.51%) Symantec
13 11 (7.80%) Postini
14 9 (6.38%) Nortel
15 8 (5.67%) EMC
16 7 (4.96%) Google
16 7 (4.96%) McAfee
16 7 (4.96%) Red Hat
17 6 (4.26%) Avaya
17 6 (4.26%) NetApp
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