The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 66 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 13 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.97% 0.30% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.38% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 25
Average salary £42,500 £61,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.61% +33.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £72,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
Load Balancing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 525 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.00% 78.83% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 390 392 447
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Basingstoke region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 24 (85.71%) Juniper
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 16 (57.14%) OSPF
3 16 (57.14%) BGP
4 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 14 (50.00%) VPLS
4 14 (50.00%) SDH
4 14 (50.00%) IPv6
4 14 (50.00%) Internet
4 14 (50.00%) SONET
4 14 (50.00%) MPLS
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) SAN
6 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) NAS
8 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 6 (21.43%) Change Control
8 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) HP
8 6 (21.43%) Compaq
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) Radware
9 4 (14.29%) UNIX

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 16 (57.14%) OSPF
1 16 (57.14%) BGP
2 14 (50.00%) VPLS
2 14 (50.00%) SDH
2 14 (50.00%) IPv6
2 14 (50.00%) Internet
2 14 (50.00%) SONET
2 14 (50.00%) MPLS
3 8 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) NAS
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.14%) HSRP
5 2 (7.14%) Multicast
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 2 (7.14%) RSVP
5 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) Redis
1 1 (3.57%) Infinispan
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Analyst
2 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (7.14%) Consultant
2 2 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
2 6 (21.43%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) Line Management
3 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) Perl
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCIE
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) RHCT
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Control-M
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Juniper
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Compaq
4 6 (21.43%) Radware
5 4 (14.29%) Aruba
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com