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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 824 875 889
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 59 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.085% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.097% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 66
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £39,250 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +42.85%

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
78798 94209 98163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.55% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 64965 77834 80660
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,501
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 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 29 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 4 December 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 +63 56 £45,000 -18.18% 9
South East +48 19 £45,000 -18.18% 2
London +71 17 £60,000 -14.28% 3
East of England +28 10 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Essex - 8 £42,500 -
Colchester - 8 £42,500 -
West Sussex +20 7 - -
Worthing -7 7 - -
Surrey 0 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
West Midlands -12 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leatherhead 0 5 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Birmingham -9 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Berkshire +49 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Leeds +22 4 £51,250 -18.00% 2
Yorkshire +21 4 £51,250 -18.00% 2
West Yorkshire +18 4 £51,250 -18.00% 2
Reading +41 2 £46,250 -
City of London +23 1 £53,500 -2.72%
Hertfordshire +10 1 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Lewes - 1 £37,500 -
Malvern - 1 £70,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £70,000 - 1

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (53.66%) Windows
3 60 (48.78%) DNS
4 51 (41.46%) Active Directory
4 51 (41.46%) Clustering
5 50 (40.65%) Firewall
6 47 (38.21%) Cisco
6 47 (38.21%) Windows Server
7 43 (34.96%) DHCP
8 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (32.52%) F5
10 39 (31.71%) IIS
10 39 (31.71%) MS Exchange
11 37 (30.08%) ITIL
12 35 (28.46%) HP
13 34 (27.64%) VMware
14 33 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (26.83%) TCP/IP
15 32 (26.02%) WAN
16 30 (24.39%) LAN
17 28 (22.76%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (22.76%) BGP
18 27 (21.95%) PowerShell
19 26 (21.14%) VPN
19 26 (21.14%) Linux
19 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
20 24 (19.51%) VLAN
20 24 (19.51%) SAN
20 24 (19.51%) OSPF

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 39 (31.71%) IIS
1 39 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (18.70%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (6.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
8 5 (4.07%) Apache
9 4 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (2.44%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.81%) CMS
12 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.26%) Office 365
2 14 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.88%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (48.78%) DNS
2 50 (40.65%) Firewall
3 43 (34.96%) DHCP
4 33 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (26.83%) TCP/IP
5 32 (26.02%) WAN
6 30 (24.39%) LAN
7 28 (22.76%) BGP
8 26 (21.14%) VPN
9 24 (19.51%) OSPF
9 24 (19.51%) SAN
9 24 (19.51%) VLAN
10 21 (17.07%) Internet
10 21 (17.07%) MPLS
10 21 (17.07%) Network Security
11 18 (14.63%) EIGRP
11 18 (14.63%) Wireless
12 14 (11.38%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (11.38%) Cisco PIX
13 13 (10.57%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.25%) MySQL
4 3 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.44%) Informix
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.81%) Toad
1 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) Publishing
4 3 (2.44%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (27.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (19.51%) Analyst
2 24 (19.51%) Network Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Architect
4 11 (8.94%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (8.94%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Server Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Active Directory Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Technical Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Implementation Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Web Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Windows Server Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) .NET
1 15 (12.20%) 802.1X
2 8 (6.50%) Web Services
3 7 (5.69%) WSH
4 4 (3.25%) LAMP
5 3 (2.44%) Classic ASP
5 3 (2.44%) MSMQ
5 3 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.44%) SOAP
5 3 (2.44%) XML
6 2 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.63%) HTML
6 2 (1.63%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.81%) Django
7 1 (0.81%) J2EE
7 1 (0.81%) Java EE
7 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (41.46%) Clustering
2 10 (8.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.32%) Private Cloud
3 9 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.69%) EPoS
5 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.07%) EMC VNX
6 5 (4.07%) Replication
7 3 (2.44%) PKI
7 3 (2.44%) RIA
7 3 (2.44%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.81%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.81%) Statistics
9 1 (0.81%) Tandem
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.66%) Windows
2 47 (38.21%) Windows Server
3 41 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (21.14%) Linux
4 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (17.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (13.82%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.50%) Unix
8 6 (4.88%) Solaris
8 6 (4.88%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.07%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) ITIL
2 23 (18.70%) High Availability
3 14 (11.38%) Network Management
3 14 (11.38%) TOGAF
4 13 (10.57%) Configuration Management
4 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 10 (8.13%) Change Management
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps
6 10 (8.13%) ITIL V3
6 10 (8.13%) Performance Management
7 9 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.50%) Project Management
8 8 (6.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (5.69%) Data Security
9 7 (5.69%) Network Design
9 7 (5.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 22 (17.89%) SQL
3 11 (8.94%) Bash Shell
4 10 (8.13%) Python
5 9 (7.32%) Ruby
6 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.69%) VBScript
7 6 (4.88%) R
8 5 (4.07%) Java
9 4 (3.25%) PHP
9 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Jython
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 28 (22.76%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (17.07%) MCSE
4 19 (15.45%) CCNP
5 14 (11.38%) CCNA
6 12 (9.76%) CCSP
7 11 (8.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
9 8 (6.50%) CCVP
10 7 (5.69%) MCITP
11 6 (4.88%) Degree
12 5 (4.07%) CCDP
13 4 (3.25%) CCIE
14 2 (1.63%) MCSA
15 1 (0.81%) CCDA
15 1 (0.81%) CCSA
15 1 (0.81%) Check Point Certification
15 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) SLA
2 9 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.25%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.89%) Hyper-V
2 22 (17.89%) vSphere
3 18 (14.63%) XenApp
4 16 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.50%) Firmware
6 7 (5.69%) Terminal Server
7 6 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.44%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.81%) NFS
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (9.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (8.13%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (8.13%) SCCM
4 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.32%) Puppet
5 6 (4.88%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.88%) SCOM
6 4 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (3.25%) vMotion
7 3 (2.44%) WSUS
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 72 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 47 (38.21%) Cisco
3 40 (32.52%) F5
4 35 (28.46%) HP
5 34 (27.64%) VMware
6 21 (17.07%) Citrix
6 21 (17.07%) Juniper
7 19 (15.45%) Palo Alto
8 15 (12.20%) SolarWinds
9 10 (8.13%) 3PAR
10 9 (7.32%) ServiceNow
11 8 (6.50%) Dell
12 7 (5.69%) CommVault
12 7 (5.69%) EMC
13 6 (4.88%) NetApp
14 4 (3.25%) Barracuda Networks
14 4 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 3 (2.44%) Blue Coat
15 3 (2.44%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.44%) SonicWALL
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive + discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago