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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 62 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.51% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.24% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
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
458 419 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 76.97% 78.32% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 363 281 534
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 16 (69.57%) Juniper
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) OSPF
2 13 (56.52%) BGP
3 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) SDH
4 8 (34.78%) IPv6
4 8 (34.78%) Internet
4 8 (34.78%) SONET
4 8 (34.78%) MPLS
4 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
4 8 (34.78%) VPLS
4 8 (34.78%) Aruba
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) AIX
6 6 (26.09%) Solaris
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Control-M
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Replication
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
6 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Active Directory

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.35%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
1 13 (56.52%) OSPF
1 13 (56.52%) BGP
2 8 (34.78%) VPLS
2 8 (34.78%) SDH
2 8 (34.78%) IPv6
2 8 (34.78%) Internet
2 8 (34.78%) SONET
2 8 (34.78%) MPLS
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) Multicast
3 5 (21.74%) Wireless
4 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 4 (17.39%) RSVP
4 4 (17.39%) HSRP
4 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Redis
1 1 (4.35%) Infinispan
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Sales Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) AIX
2 6 (26.09%) Solaris
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) RHCT
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Control-M
1 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Juniper
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Aruba
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) F5