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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 165 134 175
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +41
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 52 88 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 1.57% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 2.04% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 82 37
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
4134 4311 4002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.57% 76.82% 73.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3038 2998 3147
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -10 35 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Maidenhead -3 5 - -
Bracknell -4 2 £59,500 +19.00%
Slough -1 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 86 (69.92%) Firewall
2 82 (66.67%) Cisco
3 64 (52.03%) VMware
4 56 (45.53%) Linux
4 56 (45.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (43.90%) Juniper
6 44 (35.77%) F5
7 42 (34.15%) BGP
7 42 (34.15%) TCP/IP
8 41 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 40 (32.52%) VPN
9 40 (32.52%) OSPF
10 39 (31.71%) MPLS
11 38 (30.89%) Cisco Certification
12 37 (30.08%) DNS
12 37 (30.08%) Windows
13 34 (27.64%) ITIL
13 34 (27.64%) HP
14 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
15 31 (25.20%) IIS
15 31 (25.20%) VLAN
16 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
16 30 (24.39%) SAN
17 28 (22.76%) Hyper-V
18 27 (21.95%) CheckPoint
18 27 (21.95%) LAN
19 26 (21.14%) SQL Server
20 25 (20.33%) CCNP
21 24 (19.51%) Red Hat
21 24 (19.51%) Oracle

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 31 (25.20%) IIS
2 16 (13.01%) Apache
3 14 (11.38%) WebSphere
4 12 (9.76%) WebLogic
5 11 (8.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.20%) SaaS
2 13 (10.57%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (9.76%) PaaS
4 3 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Office 365
5 1 (0.81%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 86 (69.92%) Firewall
2 42 (34.15%) TCP/IP
2 42 (34.15%) BGP
3 40 (32.52%) VPN
3 40 (32.52%) OSPF
4 39 (31.71%) MPLS
5 37 (30.08%) DNS
6 31 (25.20%) VLAN
7 30 (24.39%) SAN
8 27 (21.95%) LAN
9 24 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (17.89%) WAN
10 22 (17.89%) IPv4
11 19 (15.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 18 (14.63%) SSL
12 18 (14.63%) EIGRP
13 16 (13.01%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (13.01%) Internet
14 15 (12.20%) TACACS
14 15 (12.20%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.07%) Oracle Database
3 17 (13.82%) MySQL
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.13%) Billing
4 10 (8.13%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.89%) Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (8.94%) Technical Architect
4 11 (8.94%) DBA
5 10 (8.13%) Consultant
5 10 (8.13%) Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Test Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Senior DBA
7 6 (4.88%) Network Architect
7 6 (4.88%) Programme Test Manager
8 5 (4.07%) Network Security Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) IT Support
8 5 (4.07%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) LAMP
2 13 (10.57%) Middleware
3 12 (9.76%) CSS
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 10 (8.13%) Software Packaging
6 8 (6.50%) HTML
6 8 (6.50%) MAPI
7 2 (1.63%) SOAP
8 1 (0.81%) .NET
8 1 (0.81%) Symfony
8 1 (0.81%) jQuery
8 1 (0.81%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 41 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 22 (17.89%) Clustering
3 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.57%) Public Cloud
5 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
6 10 (8.13%) N-Tier
7 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.63%) IVR
9 2 (1.63%) PKI
10 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.53%) Linux
2 37 (30.08%) Windows
3 24 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (17.07%) UNIX
5 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (10.57%) CentOS
7 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.13%) Solaris
8 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) ITIL
2 15 (12.20%) Network Management
2 15 (12.20%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.57%) Network Design
3 13 (10.57%) Open Source
4 12 (9.76%) Project Management
5 11 (8.94%) Migration
5 11 (8.94%) TOGAF
5 11 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (8.13%) SABSA
6 10 (8.13%) Validation
6 10 (8.13%) DoDAF
6 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
6 10 (8.13%) Business Development
6 10 (8.13%) SOA
7 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (4.88%) Test Strategy
8 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) Perl
3 14 (11.38%) PHP
4 2 (1.63%) Python
4 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.63%) Erlang
4 2 (1.63%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (20.33%) CCNP
3 15 (12.20%) Check Point Certification
4 13 (10.57%) CCNA
5 12 (9.76%) CCIE
5 12 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.94%) Degree
6 11 (8.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (8.94%) MCSE
6 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.13%) MCITP
7 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.69%) CCSE
9 5 (4.07%) CCDP
9 5 (4.07%) CCSP
9 5 (4.07%) CCIP
10 3 (2.44%) CISSP
10 3 (2.44%) CISA
10 3 (2.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) COBIT
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (45.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (22.76%) Hyper-V
3 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (8.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (8.13%) vSphere
5 10 (8.13%) vCloud
5 10 (8.13%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.63%) Xen
9 1 (0.81%) XenServer
9 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.81%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (1.63%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.63%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (66.67%) Cisco
2 64 (52.03%) VMware
3 54 (43.90%) Juniper
4 44 (35.77%) F5
5 34 (27.64%) HP
6 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
7 27 (21.95%) CheckPoint
8 24 (19.51%) Oracle
8 24 (19.51%) Red Hat
9 11 (8.94%) Veritas
10 6 (4.88%) Citrix
11 4 (3.25%) Avaya
11 4 (3.25%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.44%) Brocade
12 3 (2.44%) Nokia
13 2 (1.63%) Symantec
13 2 (1.63%) McAfee
13 2 (1.63%) Sun
13 2 (1.63%) EMC
13 2 (1.63%) Fortinet
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