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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 159 155 209
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +54
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 67 69 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 1.17% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 59 14
Average salary £47,000 £48,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +9.75%
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
4530 4497 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.36% 76.51% 74.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 3223 2949
Average salary £52,500 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +6 45 £50,000 -2.43% 4
Slough +16 6 £43,500 +10.68%
Bracknell -5 1 £53,100 +11.78%
Maidenhead -6 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £45,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 96 (80.67%) Firewall
2 81 (68.07%) Cisco
3 64 (53.78%) VMware
4 58 (48.74%) Linux
5 47 (39.50%) Juniper
6 46 (38.66%) Windows
6 46 (38.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (31.93%) IIS
8 37 (31.09%) Microsoft
8 37 (31.09%) F5
9 35 (29.41%) VPN
9 35 (29.41%) BGP
10 34 (28.57%) MPLS
10 34 (28.57%) SAN
10 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 33 (27.73%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (26.89%) HP
12 32 (26.89%) OSPF
12 32 (26.89%) UNIX
13 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
14 30 (25.21%) DNS
14 30 (25.21%) CCNP
15 28 (23.53%) SQL
16 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
16 27 (22.69%) Hyper-V
17 26 (21.85%) Internet
18 25 (21.01%) ITIL
19 24 (20.17%) SSL
19 24 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (20.17%) VLAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 38 (31.93%) IIS
2 19 (15.97%) Apache
3 11 (9.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.68%) Lync
4 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.20%) SaaS
3 3 (2.52%) IaaS
4 2 (1.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 96 (80.67%) Firewall
2 35 (29.41%) BGP
2 35 (29.41%) VPN
3 34 (28.57%) SAN
3 34 (28.57%) MPLS
4 32 (26.89%) OSPF
5 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
6 30 (25.21%) DNS
7 26 (21.85%) Internet
8 24 (20.17%) SSL
8 24 (20.17%) VLAN
8 24 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (19.33%) WAN
10 20 (16.81%) IPsec
11 19 (15.97%) Network Security
12 16 (13.45%) PPP
12 16 (13.45%) EIGRP
13 15 (12.61%) LAN
13 15 (12.61%) NetScreen
14 14 (11.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.97%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.68%) DB2
6 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Subversion
General
1 16 (13.45%) Retail
2 13 (10.92%) Finance
3 9 (7.56%) Legal
3 9 (7.56%) Billing
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.89%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.65%) Architect
3 14 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 12 (10.08%) Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Web Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Network Team Leader
6 10 (8.40%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.72%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.61%) LAMP
2 12 (10.08%) MAPI
3 11 (9.24%) HTML
4 9 (7.56%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.68%) Middleware
6 1 (0.84%) .NET
6 1 (0.84%) CSS
6 1 (0.84%) Symfony
6 1 (0.84%) jQuery
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.84%) Laravel
6 1 (0.84%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
1 10 (8.40%) Clustering
2 9 (7.56%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) Open Source
5 2 (1.68%) IVR
5 2 (1.68%) PKI
5 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.84%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 58 (48.74%) Linux
2 46 (38.66%) Windows
3 32 (26.89%) UNIX
4 22 (18.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (12.61%) CentOS
7 14 (11.76%) Solaris
8 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.52%) AIX
11 2 (1.68%) Debian
11 2 (1.68%) OpenBSD
11 2 (1.68%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.84%) SUSE
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.01%) ITIL
2 14 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 13 (10.92%) Network Design
3 13 (10.92%) Project Management
4 11 (9.24%) Migration
5 9 (7.56%) SOA
5 9 (7.56%) Project Planning
5 9 (7.56%) Business Development
5 9 (7.56%) DoDAF
5 9 (7.56%) SABSA
5 9 (7.56%) Validation
5 9 (7.56%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.20%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.20%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.36%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.53%) SQL
2 16 (13.45%) PHP
3 7 (5.88%) Perl
4 5 (4.20%) Python
5 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) Erlang
6 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.68%) Java
7 1 (0.84%) C
7 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (25.21%) CCNP
3 11 (9.24%) MCSE
3 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (8.40%) CCNA
5 9 (7.56%) MCITP
5 9 (7.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.72%) CCIP
7 7 (5.88%) CCIE
8 6 (5.04%) CCSP
9 5 (4.20%) CCDP
10 4 (3.36%) CISSP
10 4 (3.36%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (3.36%) CISA
10 4 (3.36%) CISM
10 4 (3.36%) PCI QSA
10 4 (3.36%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) COBIT
2 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (38.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (22.69%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.92%) Active Directory
4 10 (8.40%) vSphere
5 9 (7.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (7.56%) vCloud
5 9 (7.56%) Terminal Services
5 9 (7.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.68%) Xen
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.84%) Firmware
8 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.84%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 81 (68.07%) Cisco
2 64 (53.78%) VMware
3 47 (39.50%) Juniper
4 37 (31.09%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.09%) F5
5 32 (26.89%) HP
6 22 (18.49%) Red Hat
7 21 (17.65%) CheckPoint
8 14 (11.76%) Oracle
9 12 (10.08%) Citrix
10 9 (7.56%) Veritas
11 6 (5.04%) Nokia
12 4 (3.36%) Avaya
13 2 (1.68%) Dell
13 2 (1.68%) EMC
13 2 (1.68%) CA
13 2 (1.68%) Symantec
13 2 (1.68%) McAfee
13 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.68%) Brocade
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