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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 49 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.23% 1.37% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 1.61% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £42,750 £42,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.18% +11.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,600 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.29%
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
267 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.03% 84.64% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 237 244 180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Network Security
1 7 (77.78%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) CCSE
2 5 (55.56%) CCSA
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) CCDP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) CCDP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) CCSA
1 5 (55.56%) CCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
1 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (22.22%) UAG
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware