Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 565 586
Rank change year-on-year +58 +21 +46
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 42 25 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.072% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.082% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 53
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,875 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.11% -11.90% +16.67%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26767 30310 37262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.47% 87.42% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22046 25151 30804
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Load Balancing in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Load Balancing in the South East

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +34 19 £30,000 -42.86% 1
Oxfordshire - 16 £30,000 -
West Sussex +5 13 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 7 £60,000 -
Berkshire +39 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £23,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Network Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 35 (83.33%) Clustering
2 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
5 26 (61.90%) SQL
5 26 (61.90%) Windows
5 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
6 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
7 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (38.10%) DNS
8 16 (38.10%) VMware
9 15 (35.71%) HP
10 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (28.57%) SLA
11 12 (28.57%) Finance
11 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (26.19%) MCSE
12 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
12 11 (26.19%) DHCP
12 11 (26.19%) VLAN
12 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
12 11 (26.19%) Patch Management
13 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning

Network Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 16 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
4 8 (19.05%) IIS
4 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.43%) Office 365
3 6 (14.29%) IaaS
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) DNS
2 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.19%) DHCP
3 11 (26.19%) VLAN
4 9 (21.43%) SAN
5 8 (19.05%) LAN
6 7 (16.67%) WAN
7 6 (14.29%) NetScaler
8 4 (9.52%) Firewall
9 3 (7.14%) BGP
9 3 (7.14%) Network Security
9 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (7.14%) Skype
9 3 (7.14%) SNMP
10 2 (4.76%) Internet
11 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory Architect
1 8 (19.05%) Architect
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Architect
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
2 7 (16.67%) DBA
2 7 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 7 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
2 7 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 5 (11.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.90%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Java SE
2 1 (2.38%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 35 (83.33%) Clustering
2 10 (23.81%) Replication
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.38%) Fintech
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
1 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
2 11 (26.19%) Patch Management
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) High Availability
4 8 (19.05%) IT Strategy
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 8 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (16.67%) Change Control
5 7 (16.67%) Database Security
5 7 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Line Management
7 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) MCSE
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) CCNA
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.14%) ISO 22301
3 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 6 (14.29%) WSUS
3 3 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Opsview
3 3 (7.14%) vMotion
3 3 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) VMware
3 15 (35.71%) HP
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco
5 8 (19.05%) 3PAR
5 8 (19.05%) F5
6 6 (14.29%) Citrix
7 3 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (7.14%) CA
7 3 (7.14%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya