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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 888 917 898
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 43 48 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.044% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.050% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 72
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £62,300
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
86090 96214 98460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.82% 87.25% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71883 78657 79409
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,036
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 24 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 24 July 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 +44 43 £52,500 +16.66% 2
London +45 15 £38,000 -36.66% 1
South East +21 14 £52,500 +23.52%
Berkshire +15 7 £52,500 -
Slough - 6 £52,500 -
City of London +70 5 £36,500 -21.08% 1
East of England +33 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £60,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
South West +22 3 £42,500 +6.25%
West Sussex -8 3 £55,000 +10.00%
North West - 3 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +35 2 £56,250 -22.41%
Worthing +8 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £56,250 -
Liverpool - 2 £35,000 -
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands -4 1 £40,000 -7.51%
Devon - 1 £27,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 £65,000 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 55 (67.90%) Microsoft
2 49 (60.49%) DNS
3 44 (54.32%) Windows
4 40 (49.38%) Firewall
5 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
5 35 (43.21%) Linux
6 33 (40.74%) Clustering
6 33 (40.74%) VMware
6 33 (40.74%) F5
7 29 (35.80%) Windows Server
7 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (35.80%) Cisco
7 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
8 26 (32.10%) WAN
9 25 (30.86%) LAN
9 25 (30.86%) HP
10 24 (29.63%) DHCP
10 24 (29.63%) High Availability
11 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
11 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
12 22 (27.16%) SolarWinds
12 22 (27.16%) IIS
13 21 (25.93%) SolarWinds Orion
14 20 (24.69%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (24.69%) Office 365
15 19 (23.46%) ITIL
15 19 (23.46%) BGP
16 18 (22.22%) Hyper-V
16 18 (22.22%) Windows 7

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 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 22 (27.16%) IIS
3 15 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.88%) Apache
4 8 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (9.88%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
8 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Office 365
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (60.49%) DNS
2 40 (49.38%) Firewall
3 29 (35.80%) TCP/IP
4 26 (32.10%) WAN
5 25 (30.86%) LAN
6 24 (29.63%) DHCP
7 20 (24.69%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (23.46%) BGP
9 17 (20.99%) VPN
10 15 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 15 (18.52%) Internet
10 15 (18.52%) OSPF
11 14 (17.28%) TACACS
11 14 (17.28%) Wireless
12 13 (16.05%) BIG-IP
12 13 (16.05%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (16.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 13 (16.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 13 (16.05%) FWSM
12 13 (16.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Aerospike
2 8 (9.88%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.64%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.94%) Big Data
5 4 (4.94%) Informix
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.23%) DTS
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 8 (9.88%) Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Back Office
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) Administrator
3 8 (9.88%) Architect
3 8 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) Consultant
4 6 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (4.94%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) 802.1X
1 12 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (12.35%) Web Services
3 7 (8.64%) LAMP
4 5 (6.17%) .NET
4 5 (6.17%) HTML
5 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) XML
6 3 (3.70%) Django
6 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
7 2 (2.47%) jQuery
8 1 (1.23%) Java EE
8 1 (1.23%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.74%) Clustering
2 17 (20.99%) Data Centre
3 14 (17.28%) Replication
4 13 (16.05%) Algorithms
5 9 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 9 (11.11%) Private Cloud
6 7 (8.64%) EPoS
7 5 (6.17%) Public Cloud
7 5 (6.17%) Virtual Team
8 4 (4.94%) RIA
8 4 (4.94%) Spread Betting
9 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.70%) Statistics
9 3 (3.70%) Tandem
10 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.23%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.23%) Cybercrime
10 1 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (54.32%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Linux
3 29 (35.80%) Windows Server
4 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (13.58%) Windows 8
9 10 (12.35%) Solaris
9 10 (12.35%) Windows 10
10 8 (9.88%) CentOS
10 8 (9.88%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.70%) Unix
12 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.23%) VMS
13 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) High Availability
2 19 (23.46%) ITIL
3 14 (17.28%) DevOps
4 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (12.35%) Performance Management
6 10 (12.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 9 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (9.88%) Analytics
8 8 (9.88%) Change Control
8 8 (9.88%) Data Security
8 8 (9.88%) Logistics
8 8 (9.88%) Network Management
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
10 6 (7.41%) Network Design
10 6 (7.41%) Presales
11 5 (6.17%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (6.17%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (6.17%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
2 18 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 10 (12.35%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) Python
5 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) PHP
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby
7 4 (4.94%) R
8 2 (2.47%) Perl
8 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) VB
9 1 (1.23%) Jython
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.52%) CCNP
3 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.35%) CCSP
5 10 (12.35%) CCVP
6 9 (11.11%) MCSE
7 5 (6.17%) CCDA
7 5 (6.17%) CCDP
7 5 (6.17%) CCIE
8 4 (4.94%) CCSA
8 4 (4.94%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.47%) CCNA
10 1 (1.23%) Degree
10 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
2 29 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 16 (19.75%) vSphere
5 13 (16.05%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (12.35%) DFS Replication
6 10 (12.35%) Firmware
7 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
8 5 (6.17%) XenApp
9 4 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.70%) NFS
10 3 (3.70%) Terminal Server
11 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
11 2 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.23%) UAG
12 1 (1.23%) vCloud
12 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Clustering
3 14 (17.28%) SCCM
4 13 (16.05%) SCOM
5 10 (12.35%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (12.35%) SCDPM
6 9 (11.11%) Nagios
7 7 (8.64%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (7.41%) Puppet
9 5 (6.17%) AirWatch
9 5 (6.17%) FortiGate
9 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (2.47%) WSUS
11 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
11 1 (1.23%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.23%) Sysprep
11 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (1.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 55 (67.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (40.74%) F5
2 33 (40.74%) VMware
3 29 (35.80%) Cisco
4 25 (30.86%) HP
5 22 (27.16%) SolarWinds
6 15 (18.52%) Juniper
7 14 (17.28%) Citrix
8 11 (13.58%) CheckPoint
9 10 (12.35%) Intel Security
10 8 (9.88%) Dell
10 8 (9.88%) Palo Alto
11 7 (8.64%) ServiceNow
12 5 (6.17%) Aruba
12 5 (6.17%) Avaya
12 5 (6.17%) NICE Systems
12 5 (6.17%) SonicWALL
13 3 (3.70%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.70%) Lotus
13 3 (3.70%) Twitter
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