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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 54 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.85% 1.52% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.74% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £43,000 £42,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.77% +36.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,250 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
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
280 230 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.42% 87.12% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 268 221 161
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCDP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) CCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Network Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCDP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (28.57%) UAG
1 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
1 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VMware