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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 823 779 812
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +33
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 81 92 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.085% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 72
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -32 74 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Yorkshire -21 18 £60,000 +37.14% 1
East of England +16 17 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South East -56 17 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Leeds -12 16 £60,000 +37.14%
West Yorkshire -22 16 £60,000 +37.14%
Bedfordshire +4 12 £62,500 +115.51% 4
London -19 9 £56,500 -9.60% 2
Luton - 9 £62,500 - 4
West Sussex -1 7 £47,500 -24.00%
Worthing - 7 £47,500 -
North West - 6 £28,500 -
Hampshire -9 5 £42,500 +25.00%
City of London -11 5 £59,500 -0.83%
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Southampton - 5 £42,500 -
South West -14 4 £38,750 -
Scotland -15 4 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Watford - 4 £45,000 -
Manchester - 4 £31,750 -
East Midlands -13 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
West Malling - 3 £50,000 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
Dunstable -3 2 £33,000 +13.79%
Surrey -34 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £37,500 -
Blackburn - 2 £25,000 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 99 (56.90%) Windows
2 79 (45.40%) Microsoft
3 76 (43.68%) Cisco
4 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
5 68 (39.08%) Clustering
6 58 (33.33%) Project Management
7 56 (32.18%) Linux
8 55 (31.61%) Web Services
9 52 (29.89%) DNS
10 51 (29.31%) Tomcat
11 50 (28.74%) F5
12 49 (28.16%) WAN
13 48 (27.59%) Firewall
14 47 (27.01%) LAN
14 47 (27.01%) Degree
15 45 (25.86%) ITIL
15 45 (25.86%) XML
16 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
16 43 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (24.14%) IIS
17 42 (24.14%) Internet
17 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (23.56%) Scrum
18 41 (23.56%) Apache
19 40 (22.99%) WebLogic
19 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
19 40 (22.99%) PHP
20 39 (22.41%) MS Excel
20 39 (22.41%) LAMP
21 38 (21.84%) SQL

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 51 (29.31%) Tomcat
2 42 (24.14%) IIS
3 41 (23.56%) Apache
4 40 (22.99%) WebLogic
5 34 (19.54%) WebSphere
6 32 (18.39%) WebLogic Portal
7 22 (12.64%) MS Exchange
8 17 (9.77%) SharePoint
8 17 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (6.90%) Lync
10 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (4.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (1.72%) MS Project Server
16 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (1.15%) IBM Notes
16 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.15%) Magento
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.89%) DNS
2 49 (28.16%) WAN
3 48 (27.59%) Firewall
4 47 (27.01%) LAN
5 42 (24.14%) Internet
6 37 (21.26%) HTTP
7 35 (20.11%) DHCP
8 32 (18.39%) AMQP
9 20 (11.49%) BIG-IP
9 20 (11.49%) Wireless
10 19 (10.92%) VPN
10 19 (10.92%) SAN
11 18 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 16 (9.20%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (9.20%) FTP
13 15 (8.62%) BGP
13 15 (8.62%) OSPF
14 13 (7.47%) IP Telephony
15 12 (6.90%) VPLS
16 10 (5.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 38 (21.84%) MySQL
3 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.02%) QlikView
5 6 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.45%) Pentaho
5 6 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.45%) OLTP
6 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.15%) OLAP
9 2 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) VisualVM
2 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Subversion
3 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (20.11%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Retail
2 10 (5.75%) Back Office
3 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.72%) Legal
4 3 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Games
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (24.14%) Developer
2 37 (21.26%) Analyst
3 34 (19.54%) Architect
4 32 (18.39%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (12.64%) Network Analyst
6 18 (10.34%) Lead Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Network Engineer
7 15 (8.62%) Administrator
7 15 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.62%) Senior Architect
8 14 (8.05%) Web Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.61%) Web Services
2 45 (25.86%) XML
3 39 (22.41%) LAMP
4 33 (18.97%) J2EE
5 32 (18.39%) ActiveMQ
5 32 (18.39%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (10.34%) .NET
7 14 (8.05%) HTML
8 12 (6.90%) jQuery
8 12 (6.90%) SOAP
9 11 (6.32%) Middleware
9 11 (6.32%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.75%) WCF
10 10 (5.75%) COM
10 10 (5.75%) CSS
11 6 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (3.45%) REST
12 5 (2.87%) Ajax
12 5 (2.87%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 68 (39.08%) Clustering
2 32 (18.39%) Symmetrix
2 32 (18.39%) RIA
2 32 (18.39%) Open Source
3 11 (6.32%) Replication
4 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.60%) Blackberry
6 7 (4.02%) Kindle
7 6 (3.45%) Firmware
8 5 (2.87%) W3C
9 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.72%) DataPower
9 3 (1.72%) Statistics
9 3 (1.72%) Wiki
10 2 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.15%) iSeries
10 2 (1.15%) EFT
11 1 (0.57%) DTV
11 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (56.90%) Windows
2 56 (32.18%) Linux
3 43 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (18.39%) Solaris
5 24 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.32%) UNIX
8 10 (5.75%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.30%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.72%) HPUX
11 3 (1.72%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.33%) Project Management
2 45 (25.86%) ITIL
3 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (23.56%) Scrum
5 34 (19.54%) High Availability
6 33 (18.97%) Technical Architecture
7 32 (18.39%) UML
7 32 (18.39%) Content Management
7 32 (18.39%) Load Testing
8 27 (15.52%) PRINCE2
9 18 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.77%) Database Security
11 16 (9.20%) DevOps
11 16 (9.20%) Data Security
12 12 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (6.90%) BPR
13 10 (5.75%) Network Management
13 10 (5.75%) Migration
13 10 (5.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.71%) JavaScript
2 40 (22.99%) PHP
3 38 (21.84%) SQL
3 38 (21.84%) Java
4 25 (14.37%) PowerShell
5 19 (10.92%) Ruby
5 19 (10.92%) Perl
6 17 (9.77%) C++
7 14 (8.05%) Python
8 10 (5.75%) C#
9 6 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.45%) C
9 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.30%) VB
10 4 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.15%) AWK
12 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (27.01%) Degree
2 32 (18.39%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (12.64%) CCNA
5 19 (10.92%) CCNP
5 19 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (5.75%) MCSE
7 7 (4.02%) MCITP
8 6 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (3.45%) CCA
8 6 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (3.45%) MCP
9 3 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.72%) MCSA
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.72%) MCTS
10 2 (1.15%) CISSP
11 1 (0.57%) CCSA
11 1 (0.57%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.84%) QA
2 22 (12.64%) SLA
3 13 (7.47%) PCI DSS
4 7 (4.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.64%) Hyper-V
3 19 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (6.32%) vSphere
5 10 (5.75%) XenApp
6 7 (4.02%) NFS
6 7 (4.02%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.87%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.87%) XenServer
8 4 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.72%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.72%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.15%) Xen
10 2 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.15%) UAG
11 1 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (12.64%) SCOM
2 15 (8.62%) SCSM
3 13 (7.47%) SCCM
4 12 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (3.45%) WSUS
6 3 (1.72%) Nagios
6 3 (1.72%) Opsview
7 2 (1.15%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.15%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.15%) MOM
7 2 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.57%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.57%) Netcool
8 1 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 79 (45.40%) Microsoft
2 76 (43.68%) Cisco
3 50 (28.74%) F5
4 38 (21.84%) EMC
5 32 (18.39%) VMware
6 29 (16.67%) HP
7 27 (15.52%) Oracle
8 23 (13.22%) CheckPoint
9 21 (12.07%) Dell
10 17 (9.77%) SolarWinds
11 15 (8.62%) Juniper
12 14 (8.05%) Red Hat
13 13 (7.47%) IBM
13 13 (7.47%) Citrix
14 12 (6.90%) Nortel
15 11 (6.32%) Business Objects
16 7 (4.02%) Symantec
16 7 (4.02%) Aruba
17 6 (3.45%) NetApp
17 6 (3.45%) Cognos
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