The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England / South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 230 253
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.038% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.043% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -18.57% +20.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4773 4604 5257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.36% 88.23% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16676 16085 16258
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in the South West

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree

Network Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds