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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 185 196 159
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -37
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 34 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.81% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.04% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 62
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,750 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
4652 4707 4190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.53% 78.16% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3511 3383
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Bracknell -11 8 £52,775 +15.35% 1
Reading -19 6 £55,000 - 2
Slough - 2 £39,250 -
Wokingham - 1 £53,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 70 (75.27%) Firewall
2 54 (58.06%) Cisco
3 45 (48.39%) Juniper
4 37 (39.78%) BGP
5 36 (38.71%) OSPF
6 35 (37.63%) F5
7 34 (36.56%) VPN
8 32 (34.41%) Internet
9 31 (33.33%) MPLS
10 30 (32.26%) Linux
11 29 (31.18%) DNS
12 28 (30.11%) Capacity Management
13 24 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (24.73%) WAN
14 23 (24.73%) SMTP
15 22 (23.66%) CheckPoint
16 21 (22.58%) CCNP
17 20 (21.51%) SSL
18 19 (20.43%) HTTP
19 18 (19.35%) TCP/IP
20 17 (18.28%) IPsec
20 17 (18.28%) VMware
20 17 (18.28%) Degree
21 16 (17.20%) Telecoms
21 16 (17.20%) UNIX
21 16 (17.20%) Windows
21 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
22 15 (16.13%) Oracle
22 15 (16.13%) LAN
22 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (10.75%) JBoss
1 10 (10.75%) Resin
2 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.08%) nginx
6 1 (1.08%) Lync
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (75.27%) Firewall
2 37 (39.78%) BGP
3 36 (38.71%) OSPF
4 34 (36.56%) VPN
5 32 (34.41%) Internet
6 31 (33.33%) MPLS
7 29 (31.18%) DNS
8 23 (24.73%) WAN
8 23 (24.73%) SMTP
9 20 (21.51%) SSL
10 19 (20.43%) HTTP
11 18 (19.35%) TCP/IP
12 17 (18.28%) IPsec
13 16 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (16.13%) LAN
15 13 (13.98%) SNMP
16 12 (12.90%) EIGRP
17 11 (11.83%) Network Security
18 10 (10.75%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) MySQL
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) DB2
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.08%) Subversion
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (17.20%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 9 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Design Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) IP Engineer
3 13 (13.98%) Senior IP Engineer
3 13 (13.98%) Senior Design Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Administrator
6 8 (8.60%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Senior Security Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Escalation Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Java EE
2 8 (8.60%) MAPI
2 8 (8.60%) HTML
2 8 (8.60%) SOAP
3 2 (2.15%) Flash
3 2 (2.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) OLE
4 1 (1.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Clustering
2 10 (10.75%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.15%) EPoS
3 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) UNIX
2 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 12 (12.90%) CentOS
4 9 (9.68%) Solaris
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Debian
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) SUSE
6 1 (1.08%) AIX
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Capacity Management
2 14 (15.05%) Validation
3 13 (13.98%) Network Management
3 13 (13.98%) DevOps
4 12 (12.90%) Network Design
5 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.60%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (8.60%) Demand Forecasting
7 6 (6.45%) ITIL
7 6 (6.45%) Change Management
8 5 (5.38%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.15%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) Python
2 13 (13.98%) Bash Shell
3 12 (12.90%) Java
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 5 (5.38%) Perl
6 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.23%) C
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
9 1 (1.08%) C++
9 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (22.58%) CCNP
3 17 (18.28%) Degree
4 10 (10.75%) CCNA
5 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.60%) JNCIA
6 6 (6.45%) CCIE
7 5 (5.38%) JNCIP
7 5 (5.38%) JNCIE
7 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.15%) CCSP
8 2 (2.15%) CCIP
9 1 (1.08%) ISEB
9 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) HND
9 1 (1.08%) MCTS
9 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
1 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
2 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.15%) Varnish
4 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.08%) Squid
4 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.08%) Firmware
4 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) qmail
4 1 (1.08%) Postfix
4 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
4 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Nagios
1 12 (12.90%) Puppet
2 11 (11.83%) Munin
3 8 (8.60%) HP NNM
3 8 (8.60%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (5.38%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.08%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (58.06%) Cisco
2 45 (48.39%) Juniper
3 35 (37.63%) F5
4 22 (23.66%) CheckPoint
5 17 (18.28%) VMware
6 15 (16.13%) Oracle
7 13 (13.98%) HP
7 13 (13.98%) Red Hat
7 13 (13.98%) Huawei
8 7 (7.53%) Citrix
9 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.30%) Nokia
11 3 (3.23%) IBM
11 3 (3.23%) NetApp
12 2 (2.15%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.15%) Tripwire
12 2 (2.15%) Imperva
12 2 (2.15%) Dell
12 2 (2.15%) EMC
13 1 (1.08%) Sun
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 44,900 - 61,200 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago