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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 797 844 795
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -49
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 100 46 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.042% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.051% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 73 35 72
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £46,250 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-15.67% +1.64%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 2014. 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 +49 95 £42,500 -3.40% 18
London +39 29 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Yorkshire -2 27 £46,500 -17.33% 3
West Yorkshire +6 25 £46,500 -17.33% 2
Leeds +12 22 £61,250 +8.88% 2
South East +14 16 £38,500 -23.00% 2
South West -2 12 £29,500 -1.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £38,000 -
Exeter +12 8 £29,500 -
Devon -5 8 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £38,000 -
City of London +31 6 £62,500 +42.04% 3
West Sussex +3 5 £42,500 -22.72%
West Midlands -6 5 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Wiltshire -5 4 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Chippenham - 4 £50,000 - 2
Woking - 3 £40,000 -
Worthing - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands +25 2 £39,000 +30.00%
South Wales +11 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Wales +8 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Cwmbran -3 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Torfaen -3 2 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham -8 2 £34,375 -32.92%
North West -9 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £38,625 -
Bromsgrove - 2 £38,625 -
Luton - 2 £60,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 109 (67.28%) Windows
2 96 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
4 84 (51.85%) Cisco
5 69 (42.59%) DNS
6 66 (40.74%) Firewall
7 65 (40.12%) MS Exchange
8 53 (32.72%) DHCP
9 52 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 49 (30.25%) Clustering
12 46 (28.40%) SAN
13 45 (27.78%) IIS
14 42 (25.93%) MS Excel
15 41 (25.31%) ITIL
15 41 (25.31%) PowerShell
16 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
17 38 (23.46%) CheckPoint
18 37 (22.84%) VMware
19 36 (22.22%) HP
20 34 (20.99%) LAN
20 34 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
21 33 (20.37%) Lync
21 33 (20.37%) Hyper-V
21 33 (20.37%) Finance
22 32 (19.75%) Dell
22 32 (19.75%) Migration
23 31 (19.14%) VPN
24 30 (18.52%) WAN
24 30 (18.52%) SharePoint

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 65 (40.12%) MS Exchange
2 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (27.78%) IIS
4 33 (20.37%) Lync
5 30 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (18.52%) SharePoint
6 23 (14.20%) Apache
7 21 (12.96%) Tomcat
8 13 (8.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (4.32%) WebSphere
11 7 (4.32%) WebLogic
11 7 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (3.09%) MS Project Server
14 4 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (2.47%) nginx
14 4 (2.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.17%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.17%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.94%) Office 365
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (42.59%) DNS
2 66 (40.74%) Firewall
3 53 (32.72%) DHCP
4 46 (28.40%) SAN
5 34 (20.99%) LAN
6 31 (19.14%) VPN
7 30 (18.52%) WAN
8 28 (17.28%) Unified Communications
9 27 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 25 (15.43%) Internet
11 24 (14.81%) VoIP
12 23 (14.20%) BGP
13 22 (13.58%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (12.35%) OSPF
15 19 (11.73%) Wireless
15 19 (11.73%) HTTP
16 17 (10.49%) SSL
16 17 (10.49%) FTP
17 16 (9.88%) EIGRP
17 16 (9.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.79%) MySQL
4 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.85%) DTS
7 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.47%) Subversion
2 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (20.37%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Back Office
3 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.47%) Legal
4 4 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (21.60%) Analyst
2 27 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 24 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (11.73%) Network Analyst
5 18 (11.11%) Architect
6 16 (9.88%) Network Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.64%) Web Engineer
8 13 (8.02%) Exchange Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Exchange Specialist
9 12 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
9 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
10 11 (6.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.94%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.94%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) DBA
13 6 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.70%) Developer
13 6 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.58%) Web Services
2 16 (9.88%) XML
3 11 (6.79%) HTML
3 11 (6.79%) J2EE
4 9 (5.56%) LAMP
5 8 (4.94%) .NET
5 8 (4.94%) COM
6 6 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (3.09%) Application Packaging
7 5 (3.09%) jQuery
8 4 (2.47%) RESTful
8 4 (2.47%) HTML5
8 4 (2.47%) CSS3
8 4 (2.47%) CSS
8 4 (2.47%) JSP
9 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.85%) WSH
10 1 (0.62%) Middleware
10 1 (0.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.25%) Clustering
2 13 (8.02%) Blackberry
3 11 (6.79%) Replication
4 8 (4.94%) EqualLogic
5 7 (4.32%) Statistics
6 6 (3.70%) Symmetrix
6 6 (3.70%) RIA
6 6 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.47%) Open Source
7 4 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.47%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.47%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.47%) PKI
8 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.62%) Kindle
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 109 (67.28%) Windows
2 52 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (15.43%) Linux
5 18 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.17%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.32%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.70%) Solaris
9 5 (3.09%) UNIX
9 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.62%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.31%) ITIL
2 32 (19.75%) Migration
3 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.58%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (12.96%) Project Management
6 20 (12.35%) Database Security
7 16 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (9.88%) E-Commerce
8 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2
8 15 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.64%) DevOps
10 12 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.17%) E-Discovery
12 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
12 9 (5.56%) Content Management
12 9 (5.56%) Service Management
13 8 (4.94%) OO
13 8 (4.94%) Network Management
13 8 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (4.32%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.31%) PowerShell
2 28 (17.28%) SQL
3 17 (10.49%) Java
4 9 (5.56%) PHP
5 7 (4.32%) C++
5 7 (4.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.32%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.47%) Perl
6 4 (2.47%) C#
6 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.47%) Ruby
7 3 (1.85%) C
7 3 (1.85%) VBScript
8 2 (1.23%) VB
9 1 (0.62%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.62%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (15.43%) CCNP
3 22 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (10.49%) CCNA
5 11 (6.79%) Degree
5 11 (6.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (6.17%) CCSA
7 9 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (4.94%) MCSE
8 8 (4.94%) CCSP
8 8 (4.94%) CCVP
8 8 (4.94%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.47%) CISSP
11 2 (1.23%) MCP
11 2 (1.23%) CCIE
11 2 (1.23%) CCSE
11 2 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.81%) SLA
2 7 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.32%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.47%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 33 (20.37%) Hyper-V
3 29 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (9.88%) VMware ESX
5 13 (8.02%) vSphere
6 11 (6.79%) XenDesktop
7 10 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (5.56%) ISA Server
9 8 (4.94%) NFS
9 8 (4.94%) XenServer
10 7 (4.32%) XenApp
11 4 (2.47%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.85%) Firmware
12 3 (1.85%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (14.81%) SCCM
1 24 (14.81%) SCOM
2 10 (6.17%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (6.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 9 (5.56%) OpenView
3 9 (5.56%) HP SIM
4 8 (4.94%) WSUS
5 7 (4.32%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (3.70%) Hyperic
6 6 (3.70%) Tivoli
7 5 (3.09%) Netcool
7 5 (3.09%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.47%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.47%) SCSM
9 2 (1.23%) XenMobile
9 2 (1.23%) EdgeSight
9 2 (1.23%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 96 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 84 (51.85%) Cisco
3 38 (23.46%) CheckPoint
4 37 (22.84%) VMware
5 36 (22.22%) HP
6 32 (19.75%) Dell
7 25 (15.43%) F5
8 23 (14.20%) SolarWinds
9 21 (12.96%) Postini
10 20 (12.35%) Citrix
11 18 (11.11%) EMC
12 17 (10.49%) Symantec
13 15 (9.26%) Google
14 14 (8.64%) Oracle
15 12 (7.41%) Juniper
16 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
16 11 (6.79%) IBM
17 8 (4.94%) NetApp
18 7 (4.32%) Nortel
19 6 (3.70%) Business Objects
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FirstCare Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus access to local gym
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Comp bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Eden Lea
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 17 days ago