The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 83 87 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 12 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.04% 0.37% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.48% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 20
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -0.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
914 825 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.27% 76.53% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 779 753 604
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -6 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £48,000 -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 16 (61.54%) Citrix
3 16 (61.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) CCNP
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 4 (15.38%) OSPF
7 4 (15.38%) BGP
7 4 (15.38%) CCDP
7 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) MS Office
7 4 (15.38%) CCSA
7 4 (15.38%) CCSE
8 3 (11.54%) Network Management
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (11.54%) F5
8 3 (11.54%) VPN
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) LAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) OSPF
2 4 (15.38%) BGP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) SMTP
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Server Support
2 4 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Network Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.85%) SecurID
1 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) SUSE
3 1 (3.85%) Debian
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
1 16 (61.54%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (11.54%) Network Management
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) AWK
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNP
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCDP
2 4 (15.38%) CCSA
2 4 (15.38%) CCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Websense
6 1 (3.85%) BT
6 1 (3.85%) Wyse
6 1 (3.85%) 3Com