The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Network Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 182 212 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.060% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £51,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00%  

Network Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2849 4308 4643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.45% 87.14% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 3457 3341
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in Berkshire

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in Berkshire

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Slough - 2 £51,750 -
Network Load Balancing
South East

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) TACACS
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (50.00%) FWSM
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) vMotion
5 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) TACACS
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) FWSM
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Packet Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) vMotion
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds