Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 713 799 825
Rank change year-on-year +86 +26 +59
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 99 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.059% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.064% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 87 37 27
London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,150 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -4.49% -1.11%

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 61,894 68,868 70,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.69% 92.82% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49,732 52,697 61,082
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -18 13 £45,000 -43.75% 3
West London - 10 £80,000 -
Network Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 70 (70.71%) WAN
1 70 (70.71%) Cisco
2 65 (65.66%) Cisco ASA
2 65 (65.66%) F5
3 64 (64.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 63 (63.64%) Wireless
5 62 (62.63%) SolarWinds
6 54 (54.55%) Nagios
7 53 (53.54%) Data Centre
8 52 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (51.52%) CCNA
10 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
11 47 (47.47%) Cisco Prime
11 47 (47.47%) VPLS
12 46 (46.46%) CCNP
13 44 (44.44%) VPN
14 38 (38.38%) ITIL
15 36 (36.36%) Firewall
15 36 (36.36%) MPLS
15 36 (36.36%) Network Management
15 36 (36.36%) Meraki
16 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
17 34 (34.34%) Windows
18 33 (33.33%) LAN
19 32 (32.32%) Cisco ISE
20 31 (31.31%) Kalman Filter
20 31 (31.31%) Microsoft Azure
20 31 (31.31%) TCP/IP
20 31 (31.31%) VMware
21 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 19 (19.19%) GlassFish
1 19 (19.19%) JBoss
1 19 (19.19%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.09%) IIS
3 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 31 (31.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (23.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.09%) Office 365
4 6 (6.06%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.03%) GitHub
5 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.03%) IaaS
5 3 (3.03%) PaaS
6 2 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 70 (70.71%) WAN
2 65 (65.66%) Cisco ASA
3 64 (64.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 63 (63.64%) Wireless
5 47 (47.47%) VPLS
6 44 (44.44%) VPN
7 36 (36.36%) Firewall
7 36 (36.36%) MPLS
8 33 (33.33%) LAN
9 32 (32.32%) Cisco ISE
10 31 (31.31%) TCP/IP
11 27 (27.27%) BGP
11 27 (27.27%) OSPF
12 26 (26.26%) BIG-IP
13 25 (25.25%) Cisco Wireless
14 21 (21.21%) Cisco Firepower
15 18 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (16.16%) DNS
16 16 (16.16%) IP Telephony
17 15 (15.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) RDBMS
1 19 (19.19%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.07%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (24.24%) Retail
2 2 (2.02%) Law
3 1 (1.01%) Legal
3 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 38 (38.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 38 (38.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 36 (36.36%) Project Engineer
4 28 (28.28%) Analyst
5 22 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 22 (22.22%) Security Engineer
6 20 (20.20%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 19 (19.19%) Support Analyst
8 17 (17.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 16 (16.16%) Infrastructure Support
9 16 (16.16%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (7.07%) Consultant
11 6 (6.06%) Data Analyst
11 6 (6.06%) Data Network Analyst
11 6 (6.06%) Network Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) Wireless Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (53.54%) Data Centre
2 19 (19.19%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (19.19%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (15.15%) Fintech
5 10 (10.10%) Clustering
6 9 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (4.04%) EMC VNX
8 3 (3.03%) CLARiiON
8 3 (3.03%) N-Tier
8 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) FlexPod
9 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.34%) Windows
2 22 (22.22%) Linux
2 22 (22.22%) Unix
3 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.07%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) ITIL
2 36 (36.36%) Network Management
3 31 (31.31%) Kalman Filter
4 26 (26.26%) Network Monitoring
4 26 (26.26%) Web Filtering
5 19 (19.19%) Release Management
6 18 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 18 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (16.16%) Server Virtualisation
8 15 (15.15%) Wealth Management
9 10 (10.10%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.08%) Service Management
11 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) Migration
12 4 (4.04%) Proactive Monitoring
13 3 (3.03%) Customer Requirements
13 3 (3.03%) DevOps
13 3 (3.03%) Operations Management
13 3 (3.03%) Project Planning
13 3 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 20 (20.20%) SQL
3 19 (19.19%) Java
3 19 (19.19%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (52.53%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (51.52%) CCNA
3 46 (46.46%) CCNP
4 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.05%) MCITP
5 5 (5.05%) MCSA
5 5 (5.05%) MCSE
6 3 (3.03%) AWS Certification
6 3 (3.03%) RHCE
6 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.02%) MCP
8 1 (1.01%) CCDA
8 1 (1.01%) CCDP
8 1 (1.01%) CCIE
8 1 (1.01%) CCSA
8 1 (1.01%) CCSP
8 1 (1.01%) CCVP
8 1 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.07%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (35.35%) Active Directory
2 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.17%) VMware Server
4 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.04%) vSphere
6 3 (3.03%) Docker
6 3 (3.03%) vCloud
7 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 54 (54.55%) Nagios
2 47 (47.47%) Cisco Prime
3 20 (20.20%) Stealthwatch
4 19 (19.19%) Ansible
4 19 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (19.19%) Puppet
5 18 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
6 16 (16.16%) Salt
7 7 (7.07%) Backup Exec
8 6 (6.06%) SCCM
8 6 (6.06%) SCOM
8 6 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
10 2 (2.02%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (2.02%) WSUS
11 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 70 (70.71%) Cisco
2 65 (65.66%) F5
3 62 (62.63%) SolarWinds
4 50 (50.51%) Microsoft
5 36 (36.36%) Meraki
6 31 (31.31%) VMware
7 27 (27.27%) CheckPoint
8 24 (24.24%) Citrix
9 22 (22.22%) HP
10 18 (18.18%) BMC
11 17 (17.17%) Dell
12 15 (15.15%) Zscaler
13 11 (11.11%) EMC
14 7 (7.07%) NetApp
15 5 (5.05%) Nimble Storage
16 3 (3.03%) CenturyLink
16 3 (3.03%) Google
16 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
17 2 (2.02%) Symantec
17 2 (2.02%) Veeam