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 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 166 196 175
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 56 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.64% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 19 40
Average salary £53,750 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.15% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £71,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.29%
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
4418 4080 4165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 75.30% 74.43% 74.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3078 3442
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 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 28 August 2014.

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 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
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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 +12 27 £60,000 +33.33%
Bracknell +4 9 £51,250 +48.55%
Maidenhead - 9 £57,500 -
Slough +6 1 £55,000 - 1
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 92 (65.25%) Firewall
2 79 (56.03%) Cisco
3 70 (49.65%) Juniper
4 64 (45.39%) DNS
5 59 (41.84%) F5
6 48 (34.04%) OSPF
6 48 (34.04%) BGP
7 45 (31.91%) VPN
8 43 (30.50%) SSL
9 42 (29.79%) WAN
9 42 (29.79%) Capacity Management
10 41 (29.08%) SMTP
11 39 (27.66%) Windows
11 39 (27.66%) Internet
12 38 (26.95%) Linux
13 37 (26.24%) TCP/IP
13 37 (26.24%) Finance
14 35 (24.82%) HTTP
15 34 (24.11%) CheckPoint
16 33 (23.40%) MPLS
17 29 (20.57%) Cisco Certification
18 26 (18.44%) CCNP
18 26 (18.44%) LAN
19 24 (17.02%) Red Hat
20 22 (15.60%) Python
20 22 (15.60%) IPsec
20 22 (15.60%) Network Management
21 20 (14.18%) VMware
21 20 (14.18%) Degree
22 19 (13.48%) BIG-IP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 17 (12.06%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.22%) Resin
3 9 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.96%) Apache
5 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.26%) IIS
6 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.42%) Lync
9 1 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.71%) Drupal
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (65.25%) Firewall
2 64 (45.39%) DNS
3 48 (34.04%) OSPF
3 48 (34.04%) BGP
4 45 (31.91%) VPN
5 43 (30.50%) SSL
6 42 (29.79%) WAN
7 41 (29.08%) SMTP
8 39 (27.66%) Internet
9 37 (26.24%) TCP/IP
10 35 (24.82%) HTTP
11 33 (23.40%) MPLS
12 26 (18.44%) LAN
13 22 (15.60%) IPsec
14 19 (13.48%) BIG-IP
14 19 (13.48%) Network Security
14 19 (13.48%) LDAP
15 18 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (12.06%) EIGRP
16 17 (12.06%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) MySQL
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.13%) DB2
5 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Redis
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
General
1 37 (26.24%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (29.79%) Network Engineer
2 16 (11.35%) IP Engineer
2 16 (11.35%) Design Engineer
3 15 (10.64%) Senior Design Engineer
3 15 (10.64%) Senior IP Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (9.22%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (9.22%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.22%) Consultant
6 12 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.38%) Administrator
7 9 (6.38%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Architect
10 6 (4.26%) Security Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) SOAP
2 13 (9.22%) Java EE
3 3 (2.13%) .NET
3 3 (2.13%) Web Services
3 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.13%) HTML
4 2 (1.42%) CSS
4 2 (1.42%) MSMQ
4 2 (1.42%) Flash
5 1 (0.71%) Lucene
5 1 (0.71%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Clustering
2 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
3 10 (7.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.13%) SecurID
5 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.71%) CMDB
6 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.66%) Windows
2 38 (26.95%) Linux
3 17 (12.06%) UNIX
4 14 (9.93%) CentOS
5 10 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.84%) Debian
9 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.13%) SUSE
9 3 (2.13%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.79%) Capacity Management
2 22 (15.60%) Network Management
3 18 (12.77%) Network Design
4 15 (10.64%) Validation
4 15 (10.64%) DevOps
5 13 (9.22%) Software Engineering
5 13 (9.22%) Change Management
6 12 (8.51%) Project Management
7 10 (7.09%) Demand Forecasting
7 10 (7.09%) Product Management
7 10 (7.09%) Problem Management
7 10 (7.09%) Service Management
7 10 (7.09%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (4.96%) ITIL
9 4 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.13%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.13%) CRM
11 2 (1.42%) ETL
11 2 (1.42%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.60%) Python
2 17 (12.06%) Bash Shell
3 15 (10.64%) Java
4 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.96%) Perl
6 6 (4.26%) SQL
7 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (0.71%) R
8 1 (0.71%) C
8 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (20.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.44%) CCNP
3 20 (14.18%) Degree
4 12 (8.51%) CCNA
5 8 (5.67%) CCIE
5 8 (5.67%) JNCIA
6 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.55%) CCSP
8 5 (3.55%) CCIP
9 4 (2.84%) MCSE
9 4 (2.84%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.84%) JNCIE
9 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.13%) MCTS
10 3 (2.13%) RHCE
11 2 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) SLA
3 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.67%) ProxySG
4 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.84%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.42%) Squid
7 2 (1.42%) UAG
7 2 (1.42%) qmail
7 2 (1.42%) Postfix
7 2 (1.42%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.42%) XenApp
7 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.71%) Varnish
8 1 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (12.06%) HP NNM
1 17 (12.06%) CiscoWorks
2 14 (9.93%) Munin
2 14 (9.93%) Puppet
2 14 (9.93%) Nagios
3 7 (4.96%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.42%) SCCM
5 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 79 (56.03%) Cisco
2 70 (49.65%) Juniper
3 59 (41.84%) F5
4 34 (24.11%) CheckPoint
5 24 (17.02%) Red Hat
6 20 (14.18%) VMware
7 19 (13.48%) HP
8 18 (12.77%) Oracle
9 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.64%) Huawei
10 15 (10.64%) JBoss
11 12 (8.51%) Blue Coat
12 11 (7.80%) Citrix
13 8 (5.67%) Nokia
14 5 (3.55%) IBM
15 3 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
16 2 (1.42%) Siemens
16 2 (1.42%) EMC
16 2 (1.42%) Mitel
16 2 (1.42%) Polycom
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