The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 73 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.74% 1.19% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.49% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
Load Balancing
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 403 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 82.93% 79.64% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 219 243 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bracknell region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Bracknell

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 26 (89.66%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) Juniper
3 22 (75.86%) Firewall
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco
5 16 (55.17%) VPN
6 15 (51.72%) SSL
7 14 (48.28%) BIG-IP
8 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
8 13 (44.83%) DNS
8 13 (44.83%) Network Security
9 12 (41.38%) WAN
10 10 (34.48%) SMTP
10 10 (34.48%) ATM
10 10 (34.48%) IPsec
11 9 (31.03%) Windows
12 8 (27.59%) CCNP
12 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (24.14%) VMware
14 6 (20.69%) Linux
14 6 (20.69%) Apache
14 6 (20.69%) UNIX
15 5 (17.24%) SAN
16 4 (13.79%) Internet
16 4 (13.79%) CCNA
17 3 (10.34%) LAN
17 3 (10.34%) HTTP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) VPN
3 15 (51.72%) SSL
4 14 (48.28%) BIG-IP
5 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
5 13 (44.83%) DNS
5 13 (44.83%) Network Security
6 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) SMTP
7 10 (34.48%) ATM
7 10 (34.48%) IPsec
8 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (27.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (17.24%) SAN
11 4 (13.79%) Internet
12 3 (10.34%) LAN
12 3 (10.34%) HTTP
12 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
13 2 (6.90%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) Redis
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.45%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
1 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) CCNP
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) JNCIA
3 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
3 3 (10.34%) JNCIE
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.90%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) Juniper
3 17 (58.62%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) JBoss
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.45%) Riverbed