Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 745 767 874
Rank change year-on-year +22 +107 +12
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 86 74 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 81 68 22
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,775 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £64,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.05% - +18.64%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,983 67,141 75,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 91.75% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51,984 53,539 65,481
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Network Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in London

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Load Balancing in London

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -17 9 £50,000 -33.33% 1
West London - 6 £80,000 - 2
South London -5 1 £58,000 +56.76%
Network Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 67 (77.91%) Cisco
2 63 (73.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 62 (72.09%) WAN
3 62 (72.09%) Wireless
4 61 (70.93%) F5
5 59 (68.60%) Cisco ASA
6 58 (67.44%) SolarWinds
7 50 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (58.14%) Nagios
8 49 (56.98%) CCNA
9 47 (54.65%) CCNP
9 47 (54.65%) Cisco Prime
9 47 (54.65%) VPLS
10 45 (52.33%) Data Centre
11 39 (45.35%) VPN
12 38 (44.19%) MPLS
12 38 (44.19%) Meraki
12 38 (44.19%) Network Management
13 31 (36.05%) VMware
13 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
14 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (34.88%) Cisco Wireless
15 29 (33.72%) Cisco ISE
16 25 (29.07%) Firewall
17 23 (26.74%) LAN
17 23 (26.74%) Network Monitoring
18 22 (25.58%) Server Virtualisation
19 21 (24.42%) OSPF
19 21 (24.42%) BGP
19 21 (24.42%) CheckPoint

Network Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (8.14%) IIS
2 6 (6.98%) CMS
2 6 (6.98%) GlassFish
2 6 (6.98%) JBoss
2 6 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (6.98%) Datadog
3 6 (6.98%) G Suite
3 6 (6.98%) Slack
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.49%) CloudFront
4 3 (3.49%) GitHub
4 3 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.49%) IaaS
4 3 (3.49%) PaaS
4 3 (3.49%) Route 53
5 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (73.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 62 (72.09%) WAN
2 62 (72.09%) Wireless
3 59 (68.60%) Cisco ASA
4 47 (54.65%) VPLS
5 39 (45.35%) VPN
6 38 (44.19%) MPLS
7 30 (34.88%) Cisco Wireless
8 29 (33.72%) Cisco ISE
9 25 (29.07%) Firewall
10 23 (26.74%) LAN
11 21 (24.42%) BGP
11 21 (24.42%) OSPF
12 20 (23.26%) BIG-IP
12 20 (23.26%) Cisco Firepower
13 15 (17.44%) DNS
13 15 (17.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (16.28%) IP Telephony
15 13 (15.12%) TCP/IP
16 11 (12.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
1 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (20.93%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Network Engineer
2 39 (45.35%) Cisco Engineer
2 39 (45.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 38 (44.19%) Project Engineer
4 19 (22.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 19 (22.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 19 (22.09%) Security Engineer
5 15 (17.44%) Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Wireless Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 10 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Architect
8 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Data Network Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Network Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (52.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.98%) Fintech
3 6 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.49%) Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.49%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.33%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.33%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 12 (13.95%) Unix
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) Network Management
2 23 (26.74%) Network Monitoring
3 22 (25.58%) Server Virtualisation
4 20 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (23.26%) Web Filtering
5 18 (20.93%) ITIL
6 10 (11.63%) DevOps
7 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.98%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.98%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.98%) Release Management
9 6 (6.98%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (6.98%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.81%) Web Development
11 4 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (3.49%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) Python
3 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
3 6 (6.98%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) Perl
3 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.98%) SQL
4 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (56.98%) CCNA
3 47 (54.65%) CCNP
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) AWS Certification
5 3 (3.49%) MCITP
5 3 (3.49%) MCSA
5 3 (3.49%) MCSE
5 3 (3.49%) RHCE
5 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.16%) CCDA
6 1 (1.16%) CCDP
6 1 (1.16%) CCIE
6 1 (1.16%) CCSA
6 1 (1.16%) CCSP
6 1 (1.16%) CCVP
6 1 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.26%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (23.26%) VMware Server
3 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
4 9 (10.47%) Docker
5 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.49%) vCloud
6 3 (3.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (58.14%) Nagios
2 47 (54.65%) Cisco Prime
3 19 (22.09%) Stealthwatch
4 9 (10.47%) Ansible
4 9 (10.47%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.47%) Puppet
5 6 (6.98%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (6.98%) Pingdom
5 6 (6.98%) Salt
6 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (4.65%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (77.91%) Cisco
2 61 (70.93%) F5
3 58 (67.44%) SolarWinds
4 38 (44.19%) Meraki
5 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
5 31 (36.05%) VMware
6 21 (24.42%) CheckPoint
7 16 (18.60%) EMC
8 13 (15.12%) HP
9 12 (13.95%) NetApp
10 11 (12.79%) Dell
10 11 (12.79%) Zscaler
11 6 (6.98%) BMC
11 6 (6.98%) Citrix
11 6 (6.98%) Okta
11 6 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (6.98%) Splunk
12 3 (3.49%) CenturyLink
12 3 (3.49%) Google
12 3 (3.49%) Red Hat