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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 145 161 165
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 36 72 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.41% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.62% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 58
Median salary £36,250 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.09% +26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

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
2899 4446 4721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.59% 86.94% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 3612 3449
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,000 £72,500
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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +25 16 £44,000 -16.19% 2
Slough +28 6 £30,000 -
Maidenhead +6 5 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Newbury +6 1 £47,500 -
Bracknell 0 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 38 (46.34%) Linux
1 38 (46.34%) Firewall
2 33 (40.24%) Windows
3 28 (34.15%) Cisco
4 25 (30.49%) DNS
5 24 (29.27%) VMware
6 22 (26.83%) SQL
6 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
7 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 19 (23.17%) Project Management
8 19 (23.17%) High Availability
9 18 (21.95%) SaaS
9 18 (21.95%) IIS
10 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
10 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
10 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
10 17 (20.73%) Clustering
10 17 (20.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (19.51%) Juniper
12 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
12 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
13 14 (17.07%) Validation
13 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
13 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (17.07%) F5
14 13 (15.85%) Puppet
14 13 (15.85%) Configuration Management
14 13 (15.85%) Unix
14 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
15 12 (14.63%) DHCP

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 18 (21.95%) IIS
2 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.98%) Apache
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.66%) nginx
6 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.44%) JBoss
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) MS Office
3 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Eloqua
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) SaaS
2 10 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.10%) Office 365
4 5 (6.10%) Responsys
4 5 (6.10%) Taleo
5 3 (3.66%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.66%) Yammer
6 2 (2.44%) Akamai
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.34%) Firewall
2 25 (30.49%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.63%) DHCP
5 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (12.20%) WAN
6 9 (10.98%) BGP
6 9 (10.98%) LAN
7 7 (8.54%) VLAN
8 6 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (7.32%) OSPF
9 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
9 5 (6.10%) HSRP
9 5 (6.10%) RIP
9 5 (6.10%) VRRP
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (4.88%) MPLS
11 3 (3.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.44%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.44%) Redis
6 2 (2.44%) Riak
6 2 (2.44%) SQLite
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.44%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.44%) Gatling
4 2 (2.44%) JMeter
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Architect
3 10 (12.20%) Security Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Technical Architect
5 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Technical Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Virtualisation Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) J2EE
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.88%) LAMP
3 4 (4.88%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.66%) jQuery
4 3 (3.66%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.66%) Web Services
5 2 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 17 (20.73%) Clustering
3 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.32%) N-Tier
6 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.10%) Replication
7 2 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.44%) Social Network
8 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.22%) PKI
8 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.34%) Linux
2 33 (40.24%) Windows
3 17 (20.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (15.85%) Unix
5 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.20%) CentOS
7 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (9.76%) Solaris
9 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.66%) Debian
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) High Availability
1 19 (23.17%) Project Management
2 14 (17.07%) Validation
3 13 (15.85%) Configuration Management
4 11 (13.41%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (13.41%) Trend Analysis
5 10 (12.20%) DevOps
5 10 (12.20%) Network Design
5 10 (12.20%) Presales
6 9 (10.98%) Customer Requirements
6 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
7 8 (9.76%) Demand Forecasting
7 8 (9.76%) Performance Management
7 8 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (9.76%) Resource Management
7 8 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (8.54%) ITIL
8 7 (8.54%) Migration
8 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 10 (12.20%) Java
4 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.54%) Python
7 5 (6.10%) Perl
8 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.44%) C
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.98%) CCNP
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) MCITP
2 9 (10.98%) MCSE
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (10.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.10%) CCSE
3 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) CCNA
4 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) CCIE
5 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.66%) JNCIS
5 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.44%) CISSP
7 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) PMO
2 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.20%) vSphere
4 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.98%) Terminal Services
4 9 (10.98%) vCloud
4 9 (10.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (9.76%) XenServer
6 7 (8.54%) Docker
7 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.44%) KVM
8 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Puppet
2 10 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Ansible
6 5 (6.10%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
7 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (3.66%) vMotion
7 3 (3.66%) WSUS
8 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Cisco
2 24 (29.27%) VMware
3 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
4 16 (19.51%) Juniper
5 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
6 14 (17.07%) F5
7 11 (13.41%) HP
7 11 (13.41%) Oracle
8 9 (10.98%) Veritas
9 8 (9.76%) Sun
10 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.66%) IBM
11 3 (3.66%) SAP
12 2 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.44%) Concur
12 2 (2.44%) Forcepoint
12 2 (2.44%) New Relic
12 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
12 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
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