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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 844 823 803
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 61 50 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.047% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.058% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 70
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.47%

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
93494 86460 92834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.95% 81.20% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74681 71102 78432
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 -14 57 £52,500 +31.25% 3
East of England +1 15 £62,500 +61.29%
Bedfordshire -1 13 £62,500 +61.29%
Yorkshire -31 12 £52,500 +12.90%
Luton - 12 £62,500 -
London +3 10 £56,500 -19.28% 1
West Yorkshire -12 10 £60,000 +29.03%
South East -28 10 £52,500 +40.00%
Leeds -23 9 £60,000 +29.03%
South West -30 7 £38,750 +42.20% 1
Surrey -22 6 £52,500 +23.52%
Bristol - 5 £37,500 -
City of London +16 4 £60,500 +18.62%
Worthing - 3 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands -16 2 - -
Somerset -17 2 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £37,500 -
Watford - 2 £45,000 -
Egham -13 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Derbyshire -14 1 - -
Hampshire -15 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £35,000 -
Southampton - 1 - -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 94 (57.32%) Windows
2 77 (46.95%) Microsoft
3 74 (45.12%) Cisco
4 70 (42.68%) Active Directory
5 64 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (35.37%) Clustering
7 57 (34.76%) Project Management
7 57 (34.76%) Web Services
8 55 (33.54%) Linux
9 53 (32.32%) DNS
10 51 (31.10%) Firewall
11 50 (30.49%) Tomcat
12 46 (28.05%) Degree
12 46 (28.05%) F5
13 45 (27.44%) ITIL
14 44 (26.83%) MS Excel
14 44 (26.83%) IIS
15 43 (26.22%) XML
16 40 (24.39%) JavaScript
16 40 (24.39%) Apache
17 39 (23.78%) PHP
17 39 (23.78%) WebLogic
17 39 (23.78%) EMC
17 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
18 38 (23.17%) WAN
18 38 (23.17%) DHCP
18 38 (23.17%) Internet
18 38 (23.17%) Scrum
19 37 (22.56%) LAMP
19 37 (22.56%) Java

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 50 (30.49%) Tomcat
2 44 (26.83%) IIS
3 40 (24.39%) Apache
4 39 (23.78%) WebLogic
5 33 (20.12%) WebSphere
6 31 (18.90%) WebLogic Portal
7 28 (17.07%) MS Exchange
8 25 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (11.59%) Lync
10 17 (10.37%) SharePoint
11 16 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (3.66%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (3.05%) MS Project Server
13 5 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (2.44%) IBM Notes
15 3 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (1.22%) FileNet
16 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.22%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.22%) Magento
3 1 (0.61%) Summit
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.32%) DNS
2 51 (31.10%) Firewall
3 38 (23.17%) Internet
3 38 (23.17%) WAN
3 38 (23.17%) DHCP
4 36 (21.95%) LAN
4 36 (21.95%) HTTP
5 31 (18.90%) AMQP
6 23 (14.02%) SAN
7 21 (12.80%) FTP
8 20 (12.20%) VPN
8 20 (12.20%) BIG-IP
9 16 (9.76%) Wireless
10 13 (7.93%) PBX
11 12 (7.32%) Unified Communications
11 12 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (5.49%) VoIP
13 9 (5.49%) SSL
13 9 (5.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.95%) MySQL
2 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.27%) QlikView
4 6 (3.66%) Pentaho
4 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.22%) OLAP
8 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.61%) OLTP
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (1.83%) VisualVM
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (21.95%) Finance
2 14 (8.54%) Back Office
3 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.05%) Legal
3 5 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (23.17%) Developer
2 34 (20.73%) Analyst
3 32 (19.51%) Architect
4 31 (18.90%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (11.59%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (11.59%) Web Engineer
7 18 (10.98%) Network Engineer
8 17 (10.37%) Network Analyst
9 16 (9.76%) Lead Developer
10 15 (9.15%) Senior Developer
10 15 (9.15%) Senior Architect
10 15 (9.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 12 (7.32%) Administrator
12 10 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.88%) Support Engineer
14 7 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (4.27%) .NET Developer
14 7 (4.27%) Senior Network Engineer
14 7 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (34.76%) Web Services
2 43 (26.22%) XML
3 37 (22.56%) LAMP
4 32 (19.51%) J2EE
5 31 (18.90%) ActiveMQ
5 31 (18.90%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (9.76%) .NET
7 14 (8.54%) COM
8 12 (7.32%) HTML
9 10 (6.10%) SOAP
9 10 (6.10%) Middleware
10 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.49%) jQuery
11 8 (4.88%) WCF
12 7 (4.27%) CSS
13 6 (3.66%) REST
14 5 (3.05%) Application Packaging
14 5 (3.05%) .NET Framework
15 4 (2.44%) WF
15 4 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (35.37%) Clustering
2 31 (18.90%) RIA
2 31 (18.90%) Symmetrix
2 31 (18.90%) Open Source
3 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.27%) Kindle
6 6 (3.66%) Replication
7 4 (2.44%) Statistics
7 4 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.83%) DataPower
8 3 (1.83%) Wiki
8 3 (1.83%) W3C
8 3 (1.83%) Firmware
9 2 (1.22%) EFT
9 2 (1.22%) iSeries
10 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 94 (57.32%) Windows
2 55 (33.54%) Linux
3 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (18.90%) Solaris
5 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.49%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.49%) UNIX
9 6 (3.66%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.83%) HPUX
11 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (34.76%) Project Management
3 45 (27.44%) ITIL
4 38 (23.17%) Scrum
5 32 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
5 32 (19.51%) High Availability
6 31 (18.90%) Load Testing
6 31 (18.90%) Test Planning
6 31 (18.90%) Content Management
6 31 (18.90%) UML
7 28 (17.07%) PRINCE2
8 23 (14.02%) E-Commerce
9 21 (12.80%) Database Security
10 20 (12.20%) DevOps
11 16 (9.76%) Migration
12 15 (9.15%) Data Security
13 10 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (6.10%) Network Management
14 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 39 (23.78%) PHP
3 37 (22.56%) Java
4 35 (21.34%) SQL
5 30 (18.29%) PowerShell
6 19 (11.59%) Ruby
6 19 (11.59%) Perl
7 17 (10.37%) C++
8 14 (8.54%) Python
9 7 (4.27%) C#
10 6 (3.66%) C
10 6 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.44%) VB
11 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.22%) AWK
12 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (28.05%) Degree
2 27 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (10.98%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (10.37%) CCNP
5 17 (10.37%) CCNA
6 6 (3.66%) MCSE
6 6 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.44%) MCITP
7 4 (2.44%) MCP
7 4 (2.44%) CISSP
7 4 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.83%) MCSA
8 3 (1.83%) CCA
8 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.51%) QA
2 21 (12.80%) SLA
3 8 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 7 (4.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.32%) vSphere
5 8 (4.88%) NFS
6 6 (3.66%) XenApp
7 5 (3.05%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.44%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.83%) XenServer
10 2 (1.22%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.22%) Xen
11 1 (0.61%) vCloud
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (13.41%) SCOM
2 14 (8.54%) SCSM
2 14 (8.54%) SCCM
3 7 (4.27%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.44%) WSUS
5 3 (1.83%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.83%) Nagios
5 3 (1.83%) Opsview
5 3 (1.83%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.22%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.61%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.61%) Netcool
7 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) Puppet
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 77 (46.95%) Microsoft
2 74 (45.12%) Cisco
3 46 (28.05%) F5
4 39 (23.78%) EMC
5 32 (19.51%) VMware
6 26 (15.85%) Oracle
7 23 (14.02%) HP
7 23 (14.02%) CheckPoint
8 15 (9.15%) Red Hat
8 15 (9.15%) Dell
8 15 (9.15%) Juniper
9 13 (7.93%) IBM
10 12 (7.32%) SolarWinds
11 11 (6.71%) Business Objects
12 9 (5.49%) Citrix
13 8 (4.88%) Symantec
13 8 (4.88%) Aruba
14 7 (4.27%) Nortel
15 6 (3.66%) Cognos
15 6 (3.66%) NetApp
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago