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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 66 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.73% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.50% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £51,250 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.73% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.15%
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
435 402 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 83.82% 76.43% 74.33%
Number of salaries quoted 233 237 281
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,250 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (81.25%) F5
2 25 (78.13%) Juniper
2 25 (78.13%) Firewall
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 19 (59.38%) VPN
5 16 (50.00%) SSL
5 16 (50.00%) Network Security
6 14 (43.75%) BIG-IP
6 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 14 (43.75%) DNS
6 14 (43.75%) WAN
7 12 (37.50%) Windows
8 10 (31.25%) SMTP
8 10 (31.25%) ATM
8 10 (31.25%) IPsec
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) CCNP
10 8 (25.00%) VMware
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Apache
12 6 (18.75%) UNIX
13 5 (15.63%) LAN
13 5 (15.63%) CCNA
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
13 5 (15.63%) Internet

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) VPN
3 16 (50.00%) SSL
3 16 (50.00%) Network Security
4 14 (43.75%) BIG-IP
4 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 14 (43.75%) DNS
4 14 (43.75%) WAN
5 10 (31.25%) SMTP
5 10 (31.25%) ATM
5 10 (31.25%) IPsec
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) LAN
9 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 4 (12.50%) HTTPS
10 4 (12.50%) HTTP
11 3 (9.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) Redis
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.13%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) SecurID
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
1 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (28.13%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) JNCIA
3 3 (9.38%) JNCIP
3 3 (9.38%) JNCIE
4 2 (6.25%) CCIE
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIP
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.13%) UAG
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) F5
2 25 (78.13%) Juniper
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
6 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) JBoss
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed