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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 167 191 171
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 61 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.45% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.57% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 22 44
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £39,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
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
4454 4199 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.06% 79.26% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3065 3195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 21 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Bracknell -11 7 £53,050 -3.54%
Slough +2 5 £43,500 -9.37%
Newbury -4 4 - -
Maidenhead +3 2 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 72 (81.82%) Firewall
2 48 (54.55%) Cisco
3 41 (46.59%) Linux
4 33 (37.50%) Internet
5 30 (34.09%) VMware
6 29 (32.95%) Windows
6 29 (32.95%) VPN
7 27 (30.68%) UNIX
8 26 (29.55%) Juniper
9 24 (27.27%) BGP
10 23 (26.14%) MPLS
11 22 (25.00%) OSPF
12 20 (22.73%) CheckPoint
12 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (22.73%) DNS
12 20 (22.73%) SSL
12 20 (22.73%) WAN
12 20 (22.73%) F5
13 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
13 19 (21.59%) CCNP
14 18 (20.45%) Network Security
14 18 (20.45%) VLAN
15 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
15 17 (19.32%) IIS
15 17 (19.32%) SQL
16 16 (18.18%) Solaris
17 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
18 14 (15.91%) ITIL
18 14 (15.91%) LAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (19.32%) IIS
2 10 (11.36%) Apache
3 4 (4.55%) JBoss
3 4 (4.55%) Resin
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.14%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) Lync
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) SaaS
2 3 (3.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (81.82%) Firewall
2 33 (37.50%) Internet
3 29 (32.95%) VPN
4 24 (27.27%) BGP
5 23 (26.14%) MPLS
6 22 (25.00%) OSPF
7 20 (22.73%) DNS
7 20 (22.73%) SSL
7 20 (22.73%) WAN
8 18 (20.45%) Network Security
8 18 (20.45%) VLAN
9 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
10 14 (15.91%) LAN
10 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (14.77%) IMAP
11 13 (14.77%) WLAN
11 13 (14.77%) POP3
11 13 (14.77%) SMTP
11 13 (14.77%) HTTP
12 11 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) MySQL
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) DB2
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.36%) Retail
2 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.91%) Architect
3 11 (12.50%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Support
6 7 (7.95%) Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) MAPI
2 10 (11.36%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) LAMP
3 4 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Clustering
1 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) EPoS
3 2 (2.27%) IVR
3 2 (2.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) Linux
2 29 (32.95%) Windows
3 27 (30.68%) UNIX
4 16 (18.18%) Solaris
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.50%) CentOS
7 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.41%) Debian
8 3 (3.41%) AIX
9 2 (2.27%) OpenBSD
9 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Capacity Management
3 8 (9.09%) DevOps
3 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.95%) TOGAF
4 7 (7.95%) Network Design
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.55%) Project Management
6 4 (4.55%) Migration
6 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Line Management
8 2 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) Python
3 7 (7.95%) PHP
4 6 (6.82%) Perl
4 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (3.41%) C
7 2 (2.27%) Erlang
8 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.59%) CCNP
3 10 (11.36%) Degree
4 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.82%) CCNA
6 5 (5.68%) JNCIA
6 5 (5.68%) CCIP
7 4 (4.55%) CISA
7 4 (4.55%) CISM
7 4 (4.55%) CISSP
7 4 (4.55%) CCIE
7 4 (4.55%) PCI QSA
8 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.41%) CCSP
9 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.27%) CCA
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.27%) CCEA
9 2 (2.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.55%) COBIT
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) Xen
4 1 (1.14%) vSphere
4 1 (1.14%) Firmware
4 1 (1.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
1 5 (5.68%) Nagios
2 4 (4.55%) Munin
3 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.14%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Cisco
2 30 (34.09%) VMware
3 26 (29.55%) Juniper
4 20 (22.73%) CheckPoint
4 20 (22.73%) F5
5 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.64%) HP
6 12 (13.64%) Citrix
7 10 (11.36%) Oracle
7 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.82%) Nokia
9 4 (4.55%) Dell
10 3 (3.41%) IBM
10 3 (3.41%) Avaya
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.27%) Foundry
11 2 (2.27%) Aruba
11 2 (2.27%) EMC
11 2 (2.27%) Tripwire
11 2 (2.27%) Infoblox
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