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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 158 177 199
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 46 59 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.12% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.32% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 31
Median salary £67,500 £61,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
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
3735 4463 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.94% 85.06% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 3475 3230
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -22 15 £80,000 +30.08% 1
Maidenhead +4 12 £57,500 -11.53%
Slough +20 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £78,750 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 60 (65.22%) Cisco
2 56 (60.87%) Firewall
3 37 (40.22%) Data Centre
4 34 (36.96%) F5
5 31 (33.70%) Windows
6 29 (31.52%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 27 (29.35%) Clustering
9 26 (28.26%) Linux
9 26 (28.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (26.09%) VMware
11 23 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 23 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 22 (23.91%) HP
13 21 (22.83%) CCNP
14 20 (21.74%) Juniper
14 20 (21.74%) Validation
14 20 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
15 19 (20.65%) VPN
15 19 (20.65%) DNS
15 19 (20.65%) WAN
15 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
15 19 (20.65%) IIS
16 18 (19.57%) CheckPoint
17 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
17 17 (18.48%) CCNA
17 17 (18.48%) Finance
17 17 (18.48%) CCIE

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 19 (20.65%) IIS
2 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
3 12 (13.04%) Apache
4 7 (7.61%) JBoss
5 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Temenos T24
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (60.87%) Firewall
2 26 (28.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (20.65%) DNS
4 19 (20.65%) VPN
4 19 (20.65%) WAN
5 14 (15.22%) DHCP
5 14 (15.22%) LAN
6 12 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (13.04%) MPLS
7 11 (11.96%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (10.87%) BGP
8 10 (10.87%) Wireless
9 8 (8.70%) OSPF
10 7 (7.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (7.61%) Network Security
11 6 (6.52%) IPsec
11 6 (6.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) MySQL
2 4 (4.35%) OLAP
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.43%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Network Engineer
2 20 (21.74%) Architect
3 17 (18.48%) Security Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) Technical Architect
5 13 (14.13%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (14.13%) Virtualisation Architect
5 13 (14.13%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 12 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Support Engineer
7 11 (11.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (10.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Security Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Applications Support
10 7 (7.61%) Lead Network Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Network Operations Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (6.52%) DBA
11 6 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (6.52%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) HTML
2 4 (4.35%) CSS
2 4 (4.35%) Middleware
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.17%) J2EE
3 2 (2.17%) RESTful
3 2 (2.17%) Spring
3 2 (2.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) Doctrine
4 1 (1.09%) jQuery
4 1 (1.09%) JSON
4 1 (1.09%) OAuth
4 1 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.09%) REST
4 1 (1.09%) SOAP
4 1 (1.09%) Symfony
4 1 (1.09%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.22%) Data Centre
2 27 (29.35%) Clustering
3 6 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.43%) Replication
5 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Statistics
7 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.09%) PKI
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Windows
2 26 (28.26%) Linux
3 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.78%) Unix
7 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
8 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.26%) CentOS
10 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Validation
2 16 (17.39%) ITIL
3 13 (14.13%) Presales
3 13 (14.13%) Project Management
3 13 (14.13%) Project Planning
4 10 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (10.87%) SOA
5 9 (9.78%) Migration
5 9 (9.78%) Network Design
5 9 (9.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (9.78%) SIEM
6 8 (8.70%) Network Management
6 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.61%) Analytics
8 6 (6.52%) High Availability
9 5 (5.43%) Boundary Protection
9 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.35%) Change Management
10 4 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) Java
1 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.26%) C
2 3 (3.26%) C++
2 3 (3.26%) Perl
2 3 (3.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.17%) Python
3 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.09%) C#
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
4 1 (1.09%) PHP 5
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (31.52%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.83%) CCNP
3 17 (18.48%) CCIE
3 17 (18.48%) CCNA
4 13 (14.13%) MCITP
4 13 (14.13%) MCSE
4 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (14.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (14.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (10.87%) CCSE
6 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
7 7 (7.61%) JNCIA
8 6 (6.52%) Degree
8 6 (6.52%) DV Cleared
8 6 (6.52%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.35%) CISSP
9 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.26%) CEH
10 3 (3.26%) SANS
11 1 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 13 (14.13%) Terminal Services
4 13 (14.13%) vCloud
4 13 (14.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 13 (14.13%) vSphere
5 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.35%) XenApp
5 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.35%) XenServer
6 2 (2.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (4.35%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.26%) Cacti
3 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.09%) Nessus
5 1 (1.09%) vMotion
5 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (65.22%) Cisco
2 34 (36.96%) F5
3 24 (26.09%) VMware
4 22 (23.91%) HP
5 20 (21.74%) Juniper
6 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
7 18 (19.57%) CheckPoint
8 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
9 13 (14.13%) Veritas
10 7 (7.61%) Citrix
11 5 (5.43%) Brocade
11 5 (5.43%) EMC
12 4 (4.35%) LANDesk
12 4 (4.35%) MobileIron
12 4 (4.35%) Oracle
13 3 (3.26%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.26%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (3.26%) SevOne
14 2 (2.17%) Cognizant
14 2 (2.17%) Forcepoint
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 2 days ago