The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 134 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 3 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.55% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.64% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 12
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +7.22%
Load Balancing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1688 1568 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.05% 86.34% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1238 1179
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Bristol

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) ATM
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (23.08%) SignalR
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Varnish
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat