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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 91 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 1.05% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.24% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 19
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
853 809 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.94% 84.80% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 720 733 723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
Bedford +3 7 £45,250 +7.10%
Luton -7 1 - -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
4 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (47.62%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (42.86%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) OSPF
7 7 (33.33%) BGP
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Network Management
8 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
9 5 (23.81%) CCDP
9 5 (23.81%) CCNP
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) MS Office
9 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
9 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) WAN
3 9 (42.86%) Network Security
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) OSPF
4 7 (33.33%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
6 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.52%) HTTP
7 2 (9.52%) SMTP
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) ATM
7 2 (9.52%) ISDN
7 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Server Support
2 5 (23.81%) Network Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Web Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) SecurID
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Network Management
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) CCDP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) CCSA
1 5 (23.81%) CCSE
2 4 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
4 4 (19.05%) ISA Server
5 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (9.52%) UAG
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) 3Com
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Lotus
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) Brocade
5 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Websense
5 2 (9.52%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) Wyse