The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 113 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 7 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.064% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.081% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
Load Balancing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) Debian
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) Puppet
3 8 (40.00%) Change Control
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 6 (30.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (30.00%) Apache
5 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (25.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) Logistics
6 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (25.00%) Squid
6 5 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (25.00%) Corosync
6 5 (25.00%) High Availability
6 5 (25.00%) nginx
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (30.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) nginx
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.00%) iPlanet
6 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SunGard APT
1 3 (15.00%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Route 53
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) SSL
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) SSH
5 1 (5.00%) FTP
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (15.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 8 (40.00%) Debian
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) FreeBSD
6 3 (15.00%) SUSE
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (10.00%) CentOS
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
2 5 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Squid
2 5 (25.00%) Corosync
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) SunGard
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Perforce
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Vertica