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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 180 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 40 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 38
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £69,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
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
4579 4231 4246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 77.30% 76.34% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3051 3176 3507
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -2 18 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £57,500 -
Bracknell -3 4 £48,750 +39.28%
Slough +6 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (67.65%) Firewall
2 77 (56.62%) Cisco
3 70 (51.47%) Juniper
4 60 (44.12%) F5
5 58 (42.65%) DNS
6 49 (36.03%) OSPF
6 49 (36.03%) BGP
7 45 (33.09%) VPN
8 42 (30.88%) SSL
9 40 (29.41%) Internet
9 40 (29.41%) WAN
10 39 (28.68%) SMTP
10 39 (28.68%) Capacity Management
11 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
12 35 (25.74%) Linux
12 35 (25.74%) Windows
13 34 (25.00%) MPLS
13 34 (25.00%) Finance
14 33 (24.26%) CheckPoint
15 32 (23.53%) HTTP
16 29 (21.32%) Cisco Certification
17 26 (19.12%) CCNP
18 25 (18.38%) LAN
19 22 (16.18%) Red Hat
19 22 (16.18%) IPsec
19 22 (16.18%) Network Management
20 21 (15.44%) Degree
20 21 (15.44%) Python
21 19 (13.97%) LDAP
21 19 (13.97%) UNIX

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.82%) Resin
3 8 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.15%) Apache
5 5 (3.68%) IIS
5 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.47%) Lync
8 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Project
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (67.65%) Firewall
2 58 (42.65%) DNS
3 49 (36.03%) OSPF
3 49 (36.03%) BGP
4 45 (33.09%) VPN
5 42 (30.88%) SSL
6 40 (29.41%) Internet
6 40 (29.41%) WAN
7 39 (28.68%) SMTP
8 37 (27.21%) TCP/IP
9 34 (25.00%) MPLS
10 32 (23.53%) HTTP
11 25 (18.38%) LAN
12 22 (16.18%) IPsec
13 19 (13.97%) BIG-IP
13 19 (13.97%) LDAP
14 18 (13.24%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (12.50%) Network Security
15 17 (12.50%) TACACS
15 17 (12.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.24%) MySQL
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.21%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (30.88%) Network Engineer
2 16 (11.76%) Design Engineer
2 16 (11.76%) IP Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Senior IP Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Senior Design Engineer
4 14 (10.29%) Firewall Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.56%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Administrator
7 9 (6.62%) Consultant
7 9 (6.62%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.50%) SOAP
2 12 (8.82%) Java EE
3 5 (3.68%) HTML
4 3 (2.21%) .NET
4 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.21%) Web Services
5 2 (1.47%) Flash
5 2 (1.47%) MSMQ
5 2 (1.47%) MAPI
5 2 (1.47%) CSS
6 1 (0.74%) OLE
6 1 (0.74%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Clustering
2 12 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) SecurID
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.74%) Linux
1 35 (25.74%) Windows
2 19 (13.97%) UNIX
3 13 (9.56%) CentOS
4 9 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.94%) Debian
6 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.21%) FreeBSD
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) SUSE
7 2 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.68%) Capacity Management
2 22 (16.18%) Network Management
3 18 (13.24%) Network Design
4 15 (11.03%) DevOps
4 15 (11.03%) Validation
5 13 (9.56%) Change Management
6 12 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.35%) Demand Forecasting
7 10 (7.35%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (7.35%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.88%) ITIL
8 8 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (4.41%) Service Management
9 6 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.41%) Product Management
9 6 (4.41%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.21%) CRM
11 3 (2.21%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.44%) Python
2 16 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 14 (10.29%) Java
4 8 (5.88%) Perl
4 8 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.41%) SQL
6 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.21%) C
6 3 (2.21%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (19.12%) CCNP
3 21 (15.44%) Degree
4 12 (8.82%) CCNA
5 9 (6.62%) JNCIA
6 8 (5.88%) CCIE
7 7 (5.15%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.94%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.94%) JNCIE
10 4 (2.94%) CCSP
10 4 (2.94%) MCSE
10 4 (2.94%) CCIP
11 3 (2.21%) MCTS
11 3 (2.21%) RHCE
12 2 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.74%) HND
13 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
1 6 (4.41%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.47%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.47%) Squid
5 2 (1.47%) qmail
5 2 (1.47%) Postfix
5 2 (1.47%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.47%) XenApp
5 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.74%) UAG
6 1 (0.74%) Varnish
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (12.50%) HP NNM
2 13 (9.56%) Munin
2 13 (9.56%) Puppet
2 13 (9.56%) Nagios
3 7 (5.15%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.74%) Netcool
5 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (56.62%) Cisco
2 70 (51.47%) Juniper
3 60 (44.12%) F5
4 33 (24.26%) CheckPoint
5 22 (16.18%) Red Hat
6 19 (13.97%) HP
7 18 (13.24%) Oracle
7 18 (13.24%) VMware
8 15 (11.03%) Huawei
9 14 (10.29%) JBoss
9 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.35%) Citrix
10 10 (7.35%) Blue Coat
11 8 (5.88%) Nokia
12 6 (4.41%) IBM
13 2 (1.47%) Dell
13 2 (1.47%) EMC
13 2 (1.47%) Siemens
13 2 (1.47%) NetApp
13 2 (1.47%) Mitel
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago