The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 244 193 262
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +69
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 59 139 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 1.18% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.43% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 121 52
Average salary £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
Load Balancing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8221 9740 9773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.98% 83.03% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7041 8088 8617
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the City of London

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 97 (66.44%) Firewall
2 82 (56.16%) Cisco
3 69 (47.26%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (46.58%) F5
5 56 (38.36%) CheckPoint
6 52 (35.62%) Linux
7 50 (34.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 47 (32.19%) Windows
9 45 (30.82%) CCNP
10 43 (29.45%) TCP/IP
11 42 (28.77%) Juniper
11 42 (28.77%) Finance
12 41 (28.08%) VPN
13 40 (27.40%) DNS
14 37 (25.34%) VMware
15 36 (24.66%) Cisco ASA
16 33 (22.60%) CCIE
17 32 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
18 31 (21.23%) Network Security
18 31 (21.23%) DHCP
19 30 (20.55%) WAN
20 27 (18.49%) BGP
21 25 (17.12%) Citrix
21 25 (17.12%) Data Centre
22 24 (16.44%) OSPF
23 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
23 23 (15.75%) Wireless
24 21 (14.38%) Banking
24 21 (14.38%) LAN
25 18 (12.33%) Apache

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (12.33%) Apache
2 14 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.59%) IIS
3 6 (4.11%) JBoss
3 6 (4.11%) nginx
4 5 (3.42%) Jetty
4 5 (3.42%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.74%) Node.js
6 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.68%) FileNet
8 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.68%) Mule
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) Lync
8 1 (0.68%) Documentum
8 1 (0.68%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.05%) Office 365
6 1 (0.68%) Yammer
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (66.44%) Firewall
2 50 (34.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 43 (29.45%) TCP/IP
4 41 (28.08%) VPN
5 40 (27.40%) DNS
6 36 (24.66%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (21.23%) Network Security
7 31 (21.23%) DHCP
8 30 (20.55%) WAN
9 27 (18.49%) BGP
10 24 (16.44%) OSPF
11 23 (15.75%) Wireless
12 21 (14.38%) LAN
13 17 (11.64%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (10.96%) VoIP
15 15 (10.27%) SSL
15 15 (10.27%) MPLS
16 14 (9.59%) VLAN
16 14 (9.59%) SAN
16 14 (9.59%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.11%) MySQL
3 5 (3.42%) Redis
4 4 (2.74%) Big Data
4 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.11%) Mercurial
3 5 (3.42%) Hudson
3 5 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.74%) Subversion
4 4 (2.74%) JIRA
5 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Ant
6 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Financial Institution
4 9 (6.16%) Legal
5 8 (5.48%) Retail
6 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.42%) Advertising
8 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Marketing
9 2 (1.37%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Network Engineer
2 15 (10.27%) Consultant
3 13 (8.90%) Network Consultant
3 13 (8.90%) Network Manager
4 11 (7.53%) Security Engineer
4 11 (7.53%) Architect
5 10 (6.85%) Administrator
6 8 (5.48%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (5.48%) Network Specialist
6 8 (5.48%) Senior Network Specialist
6 8 (5.48%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 8 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.11%) Technical Design Authority
9 5 (3.42%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.11%) XML
3 4 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (2.74%) Play Framework
4 3 (2.05%) Silverlight
4 3 (2.05%) Middleware
4 3 (2.05%) .NET
5 2 (1.37%) CSS
5 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.37%) HTML
5 2 (1.37%) Web Services
5 2 (1.37%) jQuery
5 2 (1.37%) HTML5
5 2 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.37%) Sass
5 2 (1.37%) LESS
6 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.68%) REST
6 1 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.59%) Clustering
3 11 (7.53%) PKI
4 10 (6.85%) Replication
5 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.74%) Semantic Web
7 3 (2.05%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.05%) User Experience
8 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Wiki
9 1 (0.68%) Social Network
9 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.62%) Linux
2 47 (32.19%) Windows
3 15 (10.27%) UNIX
4 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.11%) CentOS
8 5 (3.42%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.74%) Debian
10 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
2 15 (10.27%) ITIL
2 15 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.90%) Network Design
3 13 (8.90%) Project Management
4 11 (7.53%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (6.85%) DevOps
6 9 (6.16%) Service Management
7 8 (5.48%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.48%) BCP
7 8 (5.48%) Information Security
7 8 (5.48%) Requirements Management
7 8 (5.48%) High Availability
7 8 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (5.48%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) Java
2 11 (7.53%) Bash Shell
3 10 (6.85%) Python
4 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.48%) SQL
5 5 (3.42%) Perl
5 5 (3.42%) Ruby
6 4 (2.74%) Groovy
7 3 (2.05%) PHP
8 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.37%) C#
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VBScript
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) Korn
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (47.26%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (30.82%) CCNP
3 33 (22.60%) CCIE
4 11 (7.53%) CCNA
5 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.11%) Degree
6 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.42%) CCSA
7 5 (3.42%) MCSE
8 4 (2.74%) MCITP
9 3 (2.05%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.05%) CISSP
10 2 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (1.37%) CCSP
10 2 (1.37%) CCDP
10 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.37%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.11%) SLA
3 5 (3.42%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.05%) COBIT
4 3 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 32 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.42%) ProxySG
4 5 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.74%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.74%) Varnish
6 3 (2.05%) vSphere
7 2 (1.37%) vCloud
7 2 (1.37%) NFS
7 2 (1.37%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.68%) XenApp
8 1 (0.68%) XenServer
8 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.68%) KVM
8 1 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 15 (10.27%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (6.16%) Puppet
2 9 (6.16%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.42%) Ansible
5 4 (2.74%) Cisco LMS
5 4 (2.74%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.74%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.05%) Nagios
6 3 (2.05%) Nessus
6 3 (2.05%) SCCM
6 3 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.05%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.05%) Cacti
7 2 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.37%) vMotion
7 2 (1.37%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.68%) logstash
8 1 (0.68%) Icinga
Vendors
1 82 (56.16%) Cisco
2 68 (46.58%) F5
3 56 (38.36%) CheckPoint
4 42 (28.77%) Juniper
5 37 (25.34%) VMware
6 25 (17.12%) Citrix
7 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.33%) SolarWinds
9 12 (8.22%) Red Hat
10 11 (7.53%) Infoblox
10 11 (7.53%) Riverbed
11 9 (6.16%) Splunk
12 8 (5.48%) Blue Coat
12 8 (5.48%) Reuters
12 8 (5.48%) Bloomberg
12 8 (5.48%) Radianz
12 8 (5.48%) Oracle
13 7 (4.79%) HP
14 6 (4.11%) Nortel
14 6 (4.11%) NetApp
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