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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 88 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 19 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.30% 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.18% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 20
Average salary £45,000 £58,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% +50.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1165 1361 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.01% 81.16% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1175 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Perl
3 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) VPN
3 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (40.91%) Wireless
3 9 (40.91%) VLAN
3 9 (40.91%) SolarWinds
3 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 8 (36.36%) Riverbed
4 8 (36.36%) WAN Optimisation
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) UNIX
6 6 (27.27%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Solaris
6 6 (27.27%) Apache
6 6 (27.27%) Clustering
6 6 (27.27%) Sun
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) Python
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 5 (22.73%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (27.27%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) iPlanet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LAN
1 9 (40.91%) WAN
1 9 (40.91%) VPN
1 9 (40.91%) Wireless
1 9 (40.91%) VLAN
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) SSL
5 2 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) J2SE
2 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) WSDL
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 2 (9.09%) DTV
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) OWASP
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Perl
2 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) LPIC
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) NFS
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
1 2 (9.09%) Postfix
1 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
1 2 (9.09%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) CFEngine
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) SolarWinds
2 8 (36.36%) Riverbed
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) Sun
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Vertica
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase