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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 72 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.71% 1.62% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 2.00% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 17
Average salary £52,500 £38,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
458 451 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 81.21% 80.97% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 223 264 308
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 20 (90.91%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) Juniper
3 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 12 (54.55%) BIG-IP
5 10 (45.45%) ATM
5 10 (45.45%) IPsec
5 10 (45.45%) WAN
5 10 (45.45%) SMTP
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) SSL
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco
6 9 (40.91%) Network Security
7 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (31.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (27.27%) CCNP
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (18.18%) VMware
11 4 (18.18%) CCNA
11 4 (18.18%) UNIX
11 4 (18.18%) Linux
12 3 (13.64%) Windows
12 3 (13.64%) Apache
12 3 (13.64%) SAN
12 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
12 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
12 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
12 3 (13.64%) JNCIE

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) BIG-IP
3 10 (45.45%) IPsec
3 10 (45.45%) ATM
3 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) SMTP
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) DNS
3 10 (45.45%) SSL
4 9 (40.91%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (31.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 2 (9.09%) Junos
10 1 (4.55%) WLAN
10 1 (4.55%) Internet
10 1 (4.55%) MPLS
10 1 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL
1 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
1 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
1 1 (4.55%) Network Design
1 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIE
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) F5
2 18 (81.82%) Juniper
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.55%) Nokia
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix