The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Load Balancing (NLB)
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 240 215
Rank change year-on-year +37 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Network Load Balancing 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.049% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.055% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £100,000 £33,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +198.50% -29.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4201 5425 4244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.98% 88.25% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3407 4373 3545
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Network Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Load Balancing in the West Midlands

Network Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Load Balancing in the West Midlands

Network Load Balancing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 2 £100,000 -
Network Load Balancing
England

Network Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Load Balancing.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) OSPF
1 4 (50.00%) BGP
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (50.00%) Pattern Matching
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS

Network Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) BGP
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (50.00%) Pattern Matching
1 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago