The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 168 175 150
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 49 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 1.08% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.28% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 65
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Load Balancing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4149 4682 4633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.42% 84.53% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 3325 3315
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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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
Reading +2 28 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Bracknell +11 15 £55,000 -2.30% 2
Maidenhead +11 4 £45,000 -
Slough -4 1 £57,500 +32.18%
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 90 (83.33%) Firewall
2 83 (76.85%) Cisco
3 68 (62.96%) F5
4 61 (56.48%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
6 43 (39.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 43 (39.81%) CCIE
7 40 (37.04%) CheckPoint
8 37 (34.26%) VMware
9 35 (32.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 34 (31.48%) Data Centre
11 32 (29.63%) Wireless
11 32 (29.63%) Juniper
11 32 (29.63%) CCNP
12 31 (28.70%) Linux
13 30 (27.78%) Windows
14 29 (26.85%) MPLS
15 28 (25.93%) BGP
15 28 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (25.00%) OSPF
17 24 (22.22%) WAN
18 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
19 22 (20.37%) SSL
19 22 (20.37%) Cisco PIX
20 20 (18.52%) CCNA
21 19 (17.59%) LAN
21 19 (17.59%) Network Security
21 19 (17.59%) CCSE
22 18 (16.67%) HP
23 17 (15.74%) VPN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (12.96%) IIS
2 13 (12.04%) Apache
3 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.85%) JBoss
4 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) SaaS
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.85%) GitHub
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (83.33%) Firewall
2 44 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (39.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 35 (32.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 32 (29.63%) Wireless
6 29 (26.85%) MPLS
7 28 (25.93%) BGP
8 27 (25.00%) OSPF
9 24 (22.22%) WAN
10 22 (20.37%) Cisco PIX
10 22 (20.37%) SSL
11 19 (17.59%) LAN
11 19 (17.59%) Network Security
12 17 (15.74%) VPN
13 16 (14.81%) Cisco Wireless
14 15 (13.89%) SAN
14 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
15 14 (12.96%) Multicast
16 13 (12.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (12.04%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 12 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.85%) Electronics
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (45.37%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (15.74%) Support Engineer
4 16 (14.81%) Network Support
4 16 (14.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Operations Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Security Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Lead Network Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Network Operations Engineer
7 11 (10.19%) Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
9 9 (8.33%) Network Specialist
9 9 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (3.70%) SAML
3 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.85%) Doctrine
3 2 (1.85%) Haml
3 2 (1.85%) HTML
3 2 (1.85%) J2EE
3 2 (1.85%) jQuery
3 2 (1.85%) JSON
3 2 (1.85%) Middleware
3 2 (1.85%) OAuth
3 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.85%) REST
3 2 (1.85%) Sass
3 2 (1.85%) SOAP
3 2 (1.85%) Symfony
3 2 (1.85%) Twig
3 2 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.48%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.41%) Statistics
3 3 (2.78%) Clustering
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.70%) Linux
2 30 (27.78%) Windows
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.41%) CentOS
7 7 (6.48%) Unix
8 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.11%) Migration
2 11 (10.19%) Analytics
3 9 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (7.41%) ITIL
4 8 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (6.48%) Network Design
6 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.56%) DevOps
6 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.56%) High Availability
7 4 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.70%) Presales
7 4 (3.70%) Security Patching
7 4 (3.70%) Server Hardening
7 4 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.70%) TOGAF
8 3 (2.78%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.41%) Perl
2 8 (7.41%) SQL
3 5 (4.63%) Python
4 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.85%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (56.48%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (39.81%) CCIE
3 32 (29.63%) CCNP
4 20 (18.52%) CCNA
5 19 (17.59%) CCSE
6 13 (12.04%) SC Cleared
6 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.41%) CCIP
8 7 (6.48%) JNCIA
9 5 (4.63%) CCSP
10 3 (2.78%) CCDA
10 3 (2.78%) CCDP
10 3 (2.78%) CCSA
10 3 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.78%) Degree
10 3 (2.78%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.78%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.93%) MCSE
11 1 (0.93%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.70%) Samba
4 2 (1.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) Ansible
2 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (76.85%) Cisco
2 68 (62.96%) F5
3 40 (37.04%) CheckPoint
4 37 (34.26%) VMware
5 32 (29.63%) Juniper
6 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
7 18 (16.67%) HP
8 15 (13.89%) Red Hat
9 10 (9.26%) Brocade
9 10 (9.26%) Citrix
10 8 (7.41%) 3PAR
11 7 (6.48%) Palo Alto
12 6 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (3.70%) Aruba
13 4 (3.70%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.85%) EMC
14 2 (1.85%) SAP
15 1 (0.93%) Nortel
15 1 (0.93%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago