The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 45 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.58% 2.27% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 2.61% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £52,500 £42,750 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +1.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
Load Balancing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 268 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.66% 87.01% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Bedford

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Bedford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (94.12%) LAN
2 32 (94.12%) WAN
2 32 (94.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 29 (85.29%) Data Centre
4 27 (79.41%) Network Security
5 26 (76.47%) Cisco
5 26 (76.47%) CCDP
6 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
7 22 (64.71%) OSPF
7 22 (64.71%) BGP
7 22 (64.71%) Firewall
7 22 (64.71%) CCSA
7 22 (64.71%) CCSE
8 21 (61.76%) Spanning Tree
9 20 (58.82%) Network Management
10 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
11 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
11 15 (44.12%) MS Visio
11 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
11 15 (44.12%) tcpdump
12 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (35.29%) Check Point Certification
14 10 (29.41%) Wireless
15 8 (23.53%) F5
16 7 (20.59%) Network Design
17 6 (17.65%) VLAN
17 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (17.65%) Riverbed

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) WAN
1 32 (94.12%) LAN
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco Nexus
2 27 (79.41%) Network Security
3 22 (64.71%) OSPF
3 22 (64.71%) BGP
3 22 (64.71%) Firewall
4 21 (61.76%) Spanning Tree
5 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 15 (44.12%) tcpdump
6 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 6 (17.65%) VLAN
8 6 (17.65%) VPN
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (11.76%) 802.11
9 4 (11.76%) VoIP
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.94%) Local Government
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Consultant
2 17 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
4 12 (35.29%) Security Consultant
4 12 (35.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Network Design Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Network Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) AWS Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (85.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Network Management
2 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.59%) Network Design
4 6 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) CCNP
1 33 (97.06%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (76.47%) CCDP
3 22 (64.71%) CCSA
3 22 (64.71%) CCSE
4 12 (35.29%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 5 (14.71%) CCDA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
3 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 5 (14.71%) VMware
7 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
7 4 (11.76%) IronPort
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix