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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 859 901 923
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 59 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.057% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.065% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 37
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
84459 94716 97476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.26% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70336 78260 78020
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 £30,500
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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 20 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 26 September 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
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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 +39 56 £42,500 -5.55% 1
London +48 20 £39,000 -29.09%
South East +18 10 - -
Yorkshire +28 9 £65,000 -3.70%
Leeds +27 9 £65,000 -3.70%
West Yorkshire +25 9 £65,000 -3.70%
Bristol +8 8 £48,750 +30.00%
South West -8 8 £48,750 +30.00%
City of London +54 6 £38,000 -32.44%
East of England +20 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire +11 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex +16 1 - -
Worthing +1 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
2 58 (61.05%) DNS
3 47 (49.47%) Windows
4 44 (46.32%) DHCP
5 43 (45.26%) Cisco
6 41 (43.16%) Firewall
7 37 (38.95%) Active Directory
8 35 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 35 (36.84%) Clustering
9 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
10 33 (34.74%) F5
10 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (34.74%) LAN
10 33 (34.74%) MS Exchange
11 32 (33.68%) WAN
11 32 (33.68%) ITIL
12 31 (32.63%) HP
12 31 (32.63%) VMware
13 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
14 28 (29.47%) IIS
15 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (27.37%) BGP
17 25 (26.32%) VPN
18 24 (25.26%) Linux
18 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
19 23 (24.21%) OSPF
19 23 (24.21%) Citrix
19 23 (24.21%) EIGRP
19 23 (24.21%) High Availability
20 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification

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 33 (34.74%) MS Exchange
2 28 (29.47%) IIS
3 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.42%) Skype for Business
6 7 (7.37%) Apache
6 7 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.05%) CMS
9 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.05%) Office 365
2 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (6.32%) Mimecast
6 4 (4.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (61.05%) DNS
2 44 (46.32%) DHCP
3 41 (43.16%) Firewall
4 35 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
5 33 (34.74%) LAN
6 32 (33.68%) WAN
7 26 (27.37%) BGP
8 25 (26.32%) VPN
9 23 (24.21%) EIGRP
9 23 (24.21%) OSPF
10 21 (22.11%) Wireless
11 19 (20.00%) TACACS
12 17 (17.89%) Internet
12 17 (17.89%) VLAN
13 16 (16.84%) Cisco PIX
13 16 (16.84%) FWSM
14 15 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
14 15 (15.79%) MPLS
14 15 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) MySQL
4 4 (4.21%) Informix
5 3 (3.16%) Big Data
6 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.05%) Aerospike
7 1 (1.05%) DTS
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (8.42%) Retail
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Publishing
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Architect
5 9 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Server Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Network Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) 802.1X
2 10 (10.53%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) LAMP
3 7 (7.37%) WSH
4 6 (6.32%) .NET
5 5 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (4.21%) XML
7 3 (3.16%) Django
7 3 (3.16%) HTML
7 3 (3.16%) Node.js
7 3 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.11%) HTML5
8 2 (2.11%) jQuery
9 1 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.05%) J2EE
9 1 (1.05%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.84%) Clustering
2 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.47%) Private Cloud
4 9 (9.47%) Public Cloud
5 7 (7.37%) EPoS
6 6 (6.32%) Replication
7 5 (5.26%) EMC VNX
7 5 (5.26%) Virtual Team
8 4 (4.21%) RIA
9 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.16%) PKI
9 3 (3.16%) Tandem
10 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.05%) Cybercrime
10 1 (1.05%) Statistics
10 1 (1.05%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (49.47%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
3 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (25.26%) Linux
5 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (13.68%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.42%) Unix
9 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.05%) CentOS
10 1 (1.05%) Solaris
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) ITIL
2 23 (24.21%) High Availability
3 14 (14.74%) Network Management
4 13 (13.68%) Change Management
5 11 (11.58%) Data Security
6 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.53%) DevOps
6 10 (10.53%) Network Design
7 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.47%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (8.42%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.37%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (7.37%) Project Management
9 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.37%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.32%) Change Control
10 6 (6.32%) Presales
10 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.32%) Service Management
11 5 (5.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
2 14 (14.74%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.63%) Python
5 9 (9.47%) Ruby
6 8 (8.42%) VBScript
7 6 (6.32%) R
8 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.21%) PHP
9 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.11%) CCNP
3 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (18.95%) CCSP
5 16 (16.84%) MCSE
6 14 (14.74%) CCVP
7 11 (11.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (9.47%) CCDP
9 8 (8.42%) MCITP
10 5 (5.26%) CCDA
10 5 (5.26%) CCIE
10 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (4.21%) CCNA
11 4 (4.21%) CCSA
11 4 (4.21%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.11%) Degree
12 2 (2.11%) MCSA
13 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (38.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.95%) XenApp
3 17 (17.89%) vSphere
4 13 (13.68%) Firmware
4 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
6 7 (7.37%) Terminal Server
7 5 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (11.58%) SCCM
3 10 (10.53%) Puppet
4 9 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (8.42%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (8.42%) SCOM
6 6 (6.32%) NetBackup
7 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.16%) WSUS
9 2 (2.11%) AirWatch
9 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
9 2 (2.11%) Nagios
9 2 (2.11%) vMotion
10 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.05%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (1.05%) OpenView
10 1 (1.05%) Sysprep
10 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
2 43 (45.26%) Cisco
3 33 (34.74%) F5
4 31 (32.63%) HP
4 31 (32.63%) VMware
5 23 (24.21%) Citrix
6 18 (18.95%) Juniper
6 18 (18.95%) SolarWinds
7 11 (11.58%) Palo Alto
8 8 (8.42%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.42%) Dell
9 7 (7.37%) CommVault
9 7 (7.37%) ServiceNow
10 6 (6.32%) EMC
10 6 (6.32%) NetApp
11 5 (5.26%) SonicWALL
12 3 (3.16%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.16%) Twitter
13 2 (2.11%) Aruba
13 2 (2.11%) NICE Systems
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