Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 376 372
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.043% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
North West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £52,750 £42,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £47,500 £40,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% -5.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,546 12,043 11,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.61% 91.08% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8,471 9,578 9,519
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in the North West

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in the North West

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Merseyside - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester +13 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Network Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) VirtualBox
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (80.00%) Rancher
2 3 (60.00%) New Relic
2 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (60.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL

Network Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Couchbase
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) RHCA
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) VirtualBox
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (80.00%) Rancher
2 3 (60.00%) CFEngine
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) New Relic
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds