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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 87 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 19 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 0.92% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.17% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
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
1153 1455 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.83% 79.08% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1189 1240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
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 22 May 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) LAN
2 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (43.33%) Wireless
3 13 (43.33%) VPN
3 13 (43.33%) CCNP
3 13 (43.33%) VLAN
3 13 (43.33%) SolarWinds
4 12 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 12 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 12 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (36.67%) Perl
6 10 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (33.33%) UNIX
6 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Sun
7 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Solaris
7 8 (26.67%) Clustering
8 7 (23.33%) Apache
8 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (20.00%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) J2SE
9 6 (20.00%) UML

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) iPlanet
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) LAN
1 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 13 (43.33%) Wireless
2 13 (43.33%) VPN
2 13 (43.33%) VLAN
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (6.67%) SSL
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) DHCP
8 1 (3.33%) SSH
8 1 (3.33%) Multicast
8 1 (3.33%) FTP
8 1 (3.33%) HTTP
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) OSPF
8 1 (3.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) J2SE
2 6 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) WSDL
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
3 4 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
2 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 8 (26.67%) Solaris
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (20.00%) UML
2 6 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (20.00%) OO
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.67%) OWASP
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Perl
2 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (43.33%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) RHCE
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) LPIC
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) NFS
1 2 (6.67%) Postfix
1 2 (6.67%) Sendmail
1 2 (6.67%) KVM
1 2 (6.67%) iptables
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) CFEngine
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) SolarWinds
2 12 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 8 (26.67%) Sun
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) WorldPay
4 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) Dell
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Vertica
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) Sybase
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper