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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 158 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 53 56 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.32% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 64
Median salary £55,000 £59,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £70,420 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3916 4254 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.06% 84.83% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3098 3126 3009
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 17 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Bracknell -1 9 £55,000 -7.56%
Maidenhead -2 7 £57,500 -
Slough +17 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Windsor - 3 £80,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 69 (68.32%) Cisco
2 68 (67.33%) Firewall
3 49 (48.51%) F5
4 41 (40.59%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (32.67%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (31.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 31 (30.69%) Windows
8 30 (29.70%) Linux
8 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
9 28 (27.72%) CCIE
10 26 (25.74%) CCNP
10 26 (25.74%) WAN
11 25 (24.75%) VPN
11 25 (24.75%) Juniper
12 23 (22.77%) CheckPoint
13 22 (21.78%) VMware
13 22 (21.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 20 (19.80%) MPLS
14 20 (19.80%) CCNA
14 20 (19.80%) Finance
14 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
15 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
15 19 (18.81%) TCP/IP
15 19 (18.81%) Wireless
16 17 (16.83%) BGP
16 17 (16.83%) LAN
16 17 (16.83%) Clustering
16 17 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (15.84%) ITIL
17 16 (15.84%) HP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.86%) Apache
2 10 (9.90%) IIS
3 7 (6.93%) JBoss
4 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.96%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Temenos T24
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) GitHub
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) IaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (67.33%) Firewall
2 33 (32.67%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (31.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (25.74%) WAN
5 25 (24.75%) VPN
6 22 (21.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 20 (19.80%) MPLS
8 19 (18.81%) TCP/IP
8 19 (18.81%) Wireless
9 17 (16.83%) BGP
9 17 (16.83%) LAN
10 15 (14.85%) OSPF
11 14 (13.86%) DNS
12 13 (12.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 12 (11.88%) SSL
14 9 (8.91%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (8.91%) IPsec
15 8 (7.92%) EIGRP
15 8 (7.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (7.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) OLAP
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Electronics
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (13.86%) Architect
4 13 (12.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Security Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Support Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Lead Network Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Network Operations Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.93%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.93%) Network Architect
9 6 (5.94%) Cisco Architect
9 6 (5.94%) Cisco Network Architect
9 6 (5.94%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) HTML
2 6 (5.94%) CSS
3 4 (3.96%) Middleware
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.97%) Web Services
4 3 (2.97%) XML
5 2 (1.98%) .NET
5 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.98%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.98%) J2EE
5 2 (1.98%) jQuery
5 2 (1.98%) JSON
5 2 (1.98%) OAuth
5 2 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.98%) REST
5 2 (1.98%) RESTful
5 2 (1.98%) Sass
5 2 (1.98%) SOAP
5 2 (1.98%) Spring
5 2 (1.98%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.83%) Clustering
3 4 (3.96%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.97%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.97%) Statistics
4 3 (2.97%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.99%) iPad
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Windows
2 30 (29.70%) Linux
3 9 (8.91%) Unix
3 9 (8.91%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.96%) CentOS
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.84%) ITIL
2 12 (11.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (10.89%) Analytics
4 8 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (6.93%) Network Design
5 7 (6.93%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.93%) Validation
6 6 (5.94%) High Availability
7 5 (4.95%) Migration
7 5 (4.95%) SIEM
7 5 (4.95%) SOA
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.96%) Change Management
8 4 (3.96%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (3.96%) Network Management
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.96%) Project Management
8 4 (3.96%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.93%) Java
3 5 (4.95%) SQL
4 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.96%) Perl
5 3 (2.97%) C
5 3 (2.97%) C++
5 3 (2.97%) PHP
5 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.97%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.98%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.99%) C#
7 1 (0.99%) VB
7 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (40.59%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (27.72%) CCIE
3 26 (25.74%) CCNP
4 20 (19.80%) CCNA
5 10 (9.90%) CCSE
5 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.93%) Degree
6 7 (6.93%) JNCIA
7 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.96%) MCSE
9 3 (2.97%) CCDA
9 3 (2.97%) CCDP
9 3 (2.97%) CCIP
9 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.97%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.97%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.97%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.97%) MCITP
9 3 (2.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.97%) vCloud
5 3 (2.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.97%) vSphere
5 3 (2.97%) XenApp
5 3 (2.97%) XenServer
6 2 (1.98%) Squid
6 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) SCCM
2 5 (4.95%) Puppet
3 3 (2.97%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.97%) Cacti
3 3 (2.97%) Nagios
3 3 (2.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (2.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.98%) Ansible
4 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Nessus
Vendors
1 69 (68.32%) Cisco
2 49 (48.51%) F5
3 25 (24.75%) Juniper
4 23 (22.77%) CheckPoint
5 22 (21.78%) VMware
6 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
7 16 (15.84%) HP
8 11 (10.89%) Red Hat
9 9 (8.91%) Brocade
9 9 (8.91%) Citrix
10 5 (4.95%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (4.95%) Oracle
11 4 (3.96%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.96%) EMC
12 3 (2.97%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.97%) MobileIron
12 3 (2.97%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.97%) Veritas
13 2 (1.98%) Cognizant
13 2 (1.98%) SAP
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