The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 80 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.39% 0.50% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.63% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 24
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.29%
Load Balancing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 791 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.05% 78.63% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 769 722 669
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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 +5 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Bedford -6 7 £42,750 +1.18% 2
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
5 9 (39.13%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (39.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (34.78%) CCNP
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
7 7 (30.43%) Network Security
7 7 (30.43%) Network Management
8 6 (26.09%) CCSE
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) CCDP
8 6 (26.09%) OSPF
8 6 (26.09%) BGP
8 6 (26.09%) CCSA
9 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
9 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
3 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) Network Security
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
4 6 (26.09%) BGP
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
7 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
8 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
8 2 (8.70%) SSL
8 2 (8.70%) DHCP
8 2 (8.70%) HTTP
9 1 (4.35%) Wireless
9 1 (4.35%) Frame Relay
9 1 (4.35%) SAN
9 1 (4.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Server Support
2 6 (26.09%) Network Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.35%) SecurID
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Technical Architecture
1 9 (39.13%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Network Management
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (34.78%) CCNP
2 6 (26.09%) CCSE
2 6 (26.09%) CCDP
2 6 (26.09%) CCSA
3 4 (17.39%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
3 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
4 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.70%) UAG
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) 3Com
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Wyse
6 1 (4.35%) CommVault
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL