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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
Rank 232 222 214
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.065% 0.037% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.043% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Median salary £36,750 £43,250 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.02% +46.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £44,650 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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
5376 4647 4485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.64% 84.83% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 3866 3748
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Coventry - 2 £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 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Avaya
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (50.00%) Replication
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Clustering
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) Aruba
3 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (50.00%) Skype
3 5 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 5 (50.00%) NICE Systems
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Skype
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) SSDT
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Database Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Network Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Sysprep
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Aruba
2 5 (50.00%) Avaya
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) NICE Systems
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) LANDesk