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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 23 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 23 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.10% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
241 374 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.86% 81.30% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 187 351 228
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Bedford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 29 (100.00%) CCNP
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (96.55%) LAN
2 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 28 (96.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 21 (72.41%) Cisco
4 20 (68.97%) CCDP
4 20 (68.97%) Network Security
5 19 (65.52%) Spanning Tree
5 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
5 19 (65.52%) BGP
5 19 (65.52%) CCSA
6 18 (62.07%) Firewall
6 18 (62.07%) OSPF
6 18 (62.07%) MS Visio
6 18 (62.07%) CCSE
7 17 (58.62%) Network Management
7 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
8 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
9 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (41.38%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (34.48%) Wireless
11 10 (34.48%) Wireshark
11 10 (34.48%) tcpdump
12 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
12 9 (31.03%) VLAN
12 9 (31.03%) VPN
13 8 (27.59%) Riverbed
13 8 (27.59%) WAN Optimisation
14 5 (17.24%) MS Excel

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 18 (62.07%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) WAN
1 28 (96.55%) LAN
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (68.97%) Network Security
3 19 (65.52%) BGP
3 19 (65.52%) Spanning Tree
4 18 (62.07%) Firewall
4 18 (62.07%) OSPF
5 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
6 10 (34.48%) Wireless
6 10 (34.48%) tcpdump
6 10 (34.48%) Wireshark
7 9 (31.03%) VLAN
7 9 (31.03%) VPN
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.45%) VoIP
9 1 (3.45%) 802.11
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Consultant
2 14 (48.28%) Network Consultant
3 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Security Consultant
4 9 (31.03%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Network Management
2 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (27.59%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) CCNP
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (68.97%) CCDP
3 19 (65.52%) CCSA
4 18 (62.07%) CCSE
5 12 (41.38%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (17.24%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCDA
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (27.59%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.45%) IronPort