The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
London / City of London
Rank 214 264 307
Rank change year-on-year +50 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 4 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.079% 0.071% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,400 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £75,000
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4584 6380 8928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.34% 90.23% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4184 5679 7513
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Load Balancing in the City of London

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) FWSM
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) VMware