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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 822 834 815
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 50 90 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.076% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.093% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 34 80 53
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +24.18%

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
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 29 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 6 May 2015. 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 -19 49 £43,000 +1.17% 8
London +29 17 £43,500 +11.53% 3
South East -5 17 £45,000 +9.75% 1
West Sussex +5 12 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +20 10 £32,500 -31.57%
Worthing -1 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire - 7 £33,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 - -
Surrey +25 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bedfordshire +14 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Luton +5 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Yorkshire -11 3 £52,500 -8.69%
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £42,500 -19.04%
West Yorkshire -9 2 £32,500 -43.47%
Milton Keynes -11 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Crawley - 2 £50,000 -
Egham - 2 £37,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £33,750 -
City of London - 2 - -
Woking +10 1 £40,000 -5.88%
East Midlands -5 1 £45,000 -5.26%
South West -12 1 £42,500 +51.78% 2
Leeds -14 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £42,500 -
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £72,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 96 (63.58%) Cisco
2 92 (60.93%) Microsoft
3 78 (51.66%) Windows
4 71 (47.02%) Active Directory
5 70 (46.36%) WAN
6 65 (43.05%) Cisco Certification
7 59 (39.07%) Firewall
7 59 (39.07%) Clustering
8 50 (33.11%) MS Exchange
9 48 (31.79%) DNS
10 45 (29.80%) LAN
11 44 (29.14%) CheckPoint
12 43 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
13 42 (27.81%) SQL Server
14 41 (27.15%) CCNA
14 41 (27.15%) HP
14 41 (27.15%) VMware
15 40 (26.49%) SAN
15 40 (26.49%) ITIL
15 40 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 40 (26.49%) Hyper-V
16 38 (25.17%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (24.50%) VMware Infrastructure
18 36 (23.84%) Network Monitoring
19 35 (23.18%) CCNP
19 35 (23.18%) SLA
19 35 (23.18%) DHCP
20 34 (22.52%) BGP
20 34 (22.52%) Finance
21 32 (21.19%) PowerShell

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (33.11%) MS Exchange
2 38 (25.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (17.88%) Lync
3 27 (17.88%) IIS
4 15 (9.93%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.62%) Apache
7 9 (5.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (5.30%) Tomcat
9 7 (4.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
13 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (13.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Office
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (46.36%) WAN
2 59 (39.07%) Firewall
3 48 (31.79%) DNS
4 45 (29.80%) LAN
5 43 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 40 (26.49%) SAN
7 35 (23.18%) DHCP
8 34 (22.52%) BGP
9 32 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (19.21%) OSPF
10 29 (19.21%) Wireless
11 28 (18.54%) TCP/IP
12 23 (15.23%) VPN
13 21 (13.91%) IP Telephony
13 21 (13.91%) Unified Communications
14 19 (12.58%) BIG-IP
14 19 (12.58%) VoIP
15 17 (11.26%) Internet
16 15 (9.93%) NAS
17 14 (9.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.97%) MySQL
4 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.99%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.32%) DTS
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (22.52%) Finance
2 13 (8.61%) Financial Institution
3 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.30%) Banking
5 5 (3.31%) Retail
6 4 (2.65%) Publishing
6 4 (2.65%) Back Office
7 2 (1.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) International Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (17.88%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.25%) Architect
3 19 (12.58%) Administrator
4 17 (11.26%) Team Leader
5 16 (10.60%) Analyst
6 14 (9.27%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) DBA
7 11 (7.28%) SQL DBA
8 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) Network Analyst
9 9 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.96%) Server Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) Exchange Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Messaging Specialist
10 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Specialist
10 8 (5.30%) Exchange Specialist
10 8 (5.30%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.27%) Web Services
2 12 (7.95%) XML
3 8 (5.30%) .NET
4 6 (3.97%) J2EE
4 6 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (2.65%) HTML
5 4 (2.65%) JSP
6 3 (1.99%) AppFabric
6 3 (1.99%) Middleware
6 3 (1.99%) Memcached
7 2 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.32%) JDBC
7 2 (1.32%) JMS
7 2 (1.32%) WSH
8 1 (0.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (39.07%) Clustering
2 17 (11.26%) Replication
3 8 (5.30%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.64%) EqualLogic
5 6 (3.97%) CLARiiON
6 5 (3.31%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.65%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.99%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.32%) RIA
9 2 (1.32%) PKI
9 2 (1.32%) Statistics
9 2 (1.32%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.66%) Handset
10 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (51.66%) Windows
2 40 (26.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (12.58%) Linux
6 10 (6.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.49%) ITIL
2 36 (23.84%) Network Monitoring
3 28 (18.54%) Migration
4 21 (13.91%) Service Management
5 17 (11.26%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (10.60%) Change Control
7 14 (9.27%) Problem Management
7 14 (9.27%) Project Management
7 14 (9.27%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.95%) Database Security
8 12 (7.95%) Low Latency
8 12 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.62%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.62%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.96%) Database Tuning
12 8 (5.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.19%) PowerShell
2 25 (16.56%) SQL
3 13 (8.61%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.95%) Java
5 6 (3.97%) PHP
6 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.99%) Python
8 2 (1.32%) VBScript
8 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.32%) C
8 2 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 65 (43.05%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (27.15%) CCNA
3 35 (23.18%) CCNP
4 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (9.27%) MCSE
6 10 (6.62%) MCSA
7 9 (5.96%) CCIE
8 8 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.31%) CCSA
10 4 (2.65%) CCVP
10 4 (2.65%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.65%) CCSP
10 4 (2.65%) Degree
10 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.99%) MCITP
12 2 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (23.18%) SLA
2 16 (10.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (47.02%) Active Directory
2 40 (26.49%) Hyper-V
3 37 (24.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (13.25%) VMware ESX
5 12 (7.95%) vSphere
6 9 (5.96%) XenApp
7 7 (4.64%) NFS
8 6 (3.97%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.65%) XenServer
10 4 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.65%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.99%) Firmware
12 2 (1.32%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (11.92%) SCCM
2 14 (9.27%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (8.61%) WSUS
4 11 (7.28%) SCOM
5 9 (5.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (5.30%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (3.31%) SCVMM
7 5 (3.31%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (2.65%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.65%) Netcool
8 4 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.65%) HP SIM
8 4 (2.65%) Hyperic
9 3 (1.99%) OpenView
9 3 (1.99%) Nagios
10 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.32%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 96 (63.58%) Cisco
2 92 (60.93%) Microsoft
3 44 (29.14%) CheckPoint
4 41 (27.15%) HP
4 41 (27.15%) VMware
5 32 (21.19%) F5
6 31 (20.53%) Dell
7 28 (18.54%) SolarWinds
8 19 (12.58%) Citrix
8 19 (12.58%) Juniper
9 17 (11.26%) Postini
10 15 (9.93%) 3PAR
11 13 (8.61%) EMC
12 11 (7.28%) Symantec
12 11 (7.28%) Google
13 10 (6.62%) Nortel
14 9 (5.96%) McAfee
15 8 (5.30%) Red Hat
16 7 (4.64%) NetApp
16 7 (4.64%) IBM
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