The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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)
UK / England
Rank 746 883 871
Rank change year-on-year +137 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 77 39 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.040% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.046% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 47
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £68,500
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71064 85494 86016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.06% 88.59% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58866 71552 70301
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in England

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Network Load Balancing in England

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +96 42 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +68 24 £53,500 +7.00% 1
East of England +25 4 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands +27 3 £100,000 +198.50% 1
Yorkshire +19 2 £65,000 - 1
South West - 2 £36,250 -
Network Load Balancing
UK

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 82 (53.95%) Windows
2 77 (50.66%) Microsoft
3 62 (40.79%) SQL
4 61 (40.13%) Cisco
4 61 (40.13%) Firewall
5 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
6 56 (36.84%) Clustering
7 54 (35.53%) Finance
7 54 (35.53%) Windows Server
8 50 (32.89%) IIS
9 48 (31.58%) WAN
10 46 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 45 (29.61%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (28.29%) SQL Server
12 43 (28.29%) Hyper-V
13 42 (27.63%) Data Centre
14 40 (26.32%) ITIL
15 39 (25.66%) SharePoint
15 39 (25.66%) Network Security
16 38 (25.00%) Palo Alto
17 37 (24.34%) DNS
18 36 (23.68%) MS Exchange
18 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (23.03%) F5
20 33 (21.71%) Microsoft Clustering
20 33 (21.71%) Linux
21 32 (21.05%) VMware
22 31 (20.39%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (20.39%) PowerShell
22 31 (20.39%) T-SQL

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 50 (32.89%) IIS
2 39 (25.66%) SharePoint
3 36 (23.68%) MS Exchange
4 30 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (9.87%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.97%) Apache
8 3 (1.97%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.32%) CMS
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.66%) SAS
10 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.58%) Office 365
3 8 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (40.13%) Firewall
2 48 (31.58%) WAN
3 39 (25.66%) Network Security
4 37 (24.34%) DNS
5 30 (19.74%) BGP
5 30 (19.74%) SAN
6 28 (18.42%) MPLS
6 28 (18.42%) OSPF
7 27 (17.76%) VPN
8 26 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (16.45%) Internet
9 25 (16.45%) LAN
10 23 (15.13%) DHCP
11 20 (13.16%) Multicast
11 20 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 20 (13.16%) Wireless
12 19 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
12 19 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
13 18 (11.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (11.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (20.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (16.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.21%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (6.58%) Hadoop
6 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (6.58%) OLAP
6 10 (6.58%) OLTP
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.32%) MySQL
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.66%) Toad
General
1 54 (35.53%) Finance
2 17 (11.18%) Banking
3 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.26%) Back Office
5 7 (4.61%) Front Office
5 7 (4.61%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.29%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.63%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 27 (17.76%) Analyst
3 24 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 20 (13.16%) Architect
5 19 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (10.53%) DBA
6 16 (10.53%) SQL DBA
7 14 (9.21%) Administrator
8 12 (7.89%) Active Directory Architect
8 12 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
8 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Technical Architect
8 12 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
8 12 (7.89%) Technical Architect
9 11 (7.24%) Web Analyst
10 10 (6.58%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) SharePoint Analyst
10 10 (6.58%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.11%) .NET
2 17 (11.18%) 802.1X
3 15 (9.87%) MSMQ
3 15 (9.87%) SOAP
4 10 (6.58%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.97%) Classic ASP
5 3 (1.97%) Web Services
6 2 (1.32%) LAMP
6 2 (1.32%) XML
7 1 (0.66%) HTML
7 1 (0.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (36.84%) Clustering
2 42 (27.63%) Data Centre
3 23 (15.13%) Replication
4 15 (9.87%) SWIFT
5 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.26%) Hedge funds
6 8 (5.26%) PKI
6 8 (5.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.66%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 82 (53.95%) Windows
2 54 (35.53%) Windows Server
3 46 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (21.71%) Linux
6 22 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.89%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.58%) Unix
9 9 (5.92%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.92%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.26%) Solaris
10 8 (5.26%) VMS
10 8 (5.26%) Windows 2000
10 8 (5.26%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.32%) ITIL
2 30 (19.74%) High Availability
3 19 (12.50%) Change Control
4 18 (11.84%) Performance Management
4 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (11.18%) Configuration Management
5 17 (11.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (10.53%) Migration
6 16 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.87%) Network Architecture
7 15 (9.87%) Wealth Management
8 14 (9.21%) Investment Management
8 14 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 13 (8.55%) Database Security
9 13 (8.55%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.89%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 12 (7.89%) IT Strategy
10 12 (7.89%) ITIL V3
10 12 (7.89%) Network Management
10 12 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.79%) SQL
2 31 (20.39%) PowerShell
2 31 (20.39%) T-SQL
3 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.89%) Java
5 9 (5.92%) VB
6 3 (1.97%) PHP
7 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.32%) Perl
7 2 (1.32%) VBScript
8 1 (0.66%) Jython
8 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 45 (29.61%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (19.08%) CCNA
2 29 (19.08%) CCNP
3 17 (11.18%) CCIE
4 12 (7.89%) MCSE
4 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.58%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.92%) Degree
6 9 (5.92%) JNCIS
7 8 (5.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.29%) CCDP
9 2 (1.32%) CCSP
9 2 (1.32%) CCVP
10 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) SLA
2 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
2 43 (28.29%) Hyper-V
3 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 16 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (10.53%) vSphere
6 13 (8.55%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (7.89%) ProxySG
8 9 (5.92%) ISA Server
8 9 (5.92%) NFS
8 9 (5.92%) vCloud
8 9 (5.92%) XenDesktop
9 8 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (5.26%) UAG
9 8 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (3.29%) Firmware
11 3 (1.97%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (21.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (11.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (7.24%) vMotion
4 8 (5.26%) WMI
5 6 (3.95%) SCOM
6 4 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.97%) WSUS
8 2 (1.32%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.66%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.66%) Nagios
9 1 (0.66%) OpenView
9 1 (0.66%) Puppet
9 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (50.66%) Microsoft
2 61 (40.13%) Cisco
3 38 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 35 (23.03%) F5
5 32 (21.05%) VMware
6 29 (19.08%) HP
7 25 (16.45%) Juniper
8 24 (15.79%) Citrix
9 14 (9.21%) SolarWinds
10 12 (7.89%) 3PAR
10 12 (7.89%) Blue Coat
10 12 (7.89%) Riverbed
11 10 (6.58%) CheckPoint
12 8 (5.26%) Veritas
13 6 (3.95%) ServiceNow
14 5 (3.29%) Avaya
14 5 (3.29%) Oracle
14 5 (3.29%) SonicWALL
15 4 (2.63%) EqualLogic
15 4 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
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