The table below looks at the statistics for Network Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 233 - 201
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 6 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.096% - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £33,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Network Load Balancing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5452 4473 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 83.65% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 3730 3431
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,530
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Network Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the West Midlands region.

Network Load Balancing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Network Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Coventry - 4 £33,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £48,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Clustering
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (45.45%) Aruba
4 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Avaya
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (45.45%) Skype
4 5 (45.45%) AirWatch
4 5 (45.45%) NICE Systems
5 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DHCP
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Skype
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) Kerberos
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SSDT
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Database Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Network Communications Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) AirWatch
1 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
2 2 (18.18%) Sysprep
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Aruba
3 5 (45.45%) Avaya
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) NICE Systems
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) LANDesk