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 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 203 256 212
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -44
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 120 70 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 0.59% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.72% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 104 58 111
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
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
9438 9707 10189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.09% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7873 8476 9301
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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.

1 119 (43.75%) F5
2 118 (43.38%) Firewall
3 113 (41.54%) Cisco
4 91 (33.46%) Linux
4 91 (33.46%) VMware
5 88 (32.35%) DNS
6 79 (29.04%) Windows
7 76 (27.94%) ITIL
8 72 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
9 70 (25.74%) Finance
10 67 (24.63%) Microsoft
11 64 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 63 (23.16%) CheckPoint
12 63 (23.16%) Juniper
12 63 (23.16%) MySQL
13 60 (22.06%) TCP/IP
14 58 (21.32%) Citrix
14 58 (21.32%) CCNP
15 56 (20.59%) Puppet
16 55 (20.22%) Perl
17 54 (19.85%) Tomcat
18 52 (19.12%) Internet
18 52 (19.12%) Clustering
19 51 (18.75%) Oracle
20 49 (18.01%) SAN
21 48 (17.65%) WAN
22 47 (17.28%) LAN
22 47 (17.28%) Python
22 47 (17.28%) Bash Shell
22 47 (17.28%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 54 (19.85%) Tomcat
2 43 (15.81%) Apache
3 35 (12.87%) MS Exchange
4 32 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 30 (11.03%) nginx
6 23 (8.46%) Lync
7 20 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (6.99%) IIS
9 15 (5.51%) WebSphere
10 12 (4.41%) SharePoint
11 9 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.10%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.10%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.74%) Node.js
13 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.78%) Office 365
2 9 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.21%) SaaS
4 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.10%) Joyent
5 3 (1.10%) IaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.74%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 118 (43.38%) Firewall
2 88 (32.35%) DNS
3 60 (22.06%) TCP/IP
4 52 (19.12%) Internet
5 49 (18.01%) SAN
6 48 (17.65%) WAN
7 47 (17.28%) LAN
8 44 (16.18%) SSL
9 42 (15.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (15.07%) VPN
11 39 (14.34%) HTTP
11 39 (14.34%) NetScaler
12 37 (13.60%) BIG-IP
13 34 (12.50%) DHCP
14 33 (12.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 32 (11.76%) BGP
16 30 (11.03%) MPLS
17 28 (10.29%) EIGRP
18 27 (9.93%) OSPF
18 27 (9.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.16%) MySQL
2 31 (11.40%) DB2
3 20 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.94%) Redis
5 8 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.57%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.21%) OLAP
7 6 (2.21%) OLTP
7 6 (2.21%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.84%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.57%) Subversion
3 6 (2.21%) Hudson
4 5 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.37%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
General
1 70 (25.74%) Finance
2 18 (6.62%) Law
3 14 (5.15%) Banking
4 12 (4.41%) Marketing
4 12 (4.41%) Publishing
5 8 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.84%) Electronics
6 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.84%) Advertising
7 4 (1.47%) German Language
7 4 (1.47%) Legal
8 3 (1.10%) Automotive
8 3 (1.10%) Back Office
8 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Retail
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (19.85%) Network Engineer
2 53 (19.49%) Administrator
3 34 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 25 (9.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (6.62%) Consultant
6 17 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 15 (5.51%) Network Consultant
8 14 (5.15%) Architect
8 14 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.41%) Technical Design Authority
10 9 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (2.94%) Developer
11 8 (2.94%) Analyst
11 8 (2.94%) Service Manager
11 8 (2.94%) Infrastructure Services Manager
12 7 (2.57%) Network Security Engineer
12 7 (2.57%) UNIX Administrator
12 7 (2.57%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.46%) XML
2 13 (4.78%) SOAP
3 11 (4.04%) HTML
3 11 (4.04%) LAMP
4 7 (2.57%) FFmpeg
4 7 (2.57%) J2EE
4 7 (2.57%) CSS
5 5 (1.84%) Web Services
5 5 (1.84%) .NET
5 5 (1.84%) MSMQ
5 5 (1.84%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (1.47%) Swing
6 4 (1.47%) Servlets
7 3 (1.10%) JMX
7 3 (1.10%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.10%) YAML
8 2 (0.74%) JSF
8 2 (0.74%) JAX-WS
8 2 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (19.12%) Clustering
2 19 (6.99%) Blackberry
3 18 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.31%) PKI
5 9 (3.31%) Replication
6 8 (2.94%) iPad
7 6 (2.21%) Open Source
7 6 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.84%) DTV
8 5 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.10%) AVVID
9 3 (1.10%) Statistics
9 3 (1.10%) Economics
10 2 (0.74%) Firmware
10 2 (0.74%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 91 (33.46%) Linux
2 79 (29.04%) Windows
3 40 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (14.34%) CentOS
5 32 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 19 (6.99%) UNIX
7 16 (5.88%) Solaris
7 16 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.68%) AIX
11 9 (3.31%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (2.57%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.47%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.74%) Debian
14 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.74%) VMS
15 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.94%) ITIL
2 41 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 23 (8.46%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (6.25%) Network Management
5 17 (6.25%) Service Management
6 16 (5.88%) DevOps
7 14 (5.15%) High Availability
7 14 (5.15%) Configuration Management
8 13 (4.78%) Network Design
8 13 (4.78%) Capacity Management
8 13 (4.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (4.41%) Project Management
9 12 (4.41%) Change Management
10 11 (4.04%) Information Security
10 11 (4.04%) Asset Management
11 10 (3.68%) People Management
12 9 (3.31%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (3.31%) OO
13 8 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.22%) Perl
2 47 (17.28%) Python
2 47 (17.28%) Ruby
2 47 (17.28%) Bash Shell
3 31 (11.40%) Java
4 18 (6.62%) SQL
5 11 (4.04%) PHP
6 8 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.21%) C
7 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.10%) C#
9 3 (1.10%) C++
10 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) PHP5
11 1 (0.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (21.32%) CCNP
3 26 (9.56%) CCNA
4 20 (7.35%) CCIE
5 16 (5.88%) Degree
6 13 (4.78%) MCSE
6 13 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (4.41%) MCP
8 8 (2.94%) MCSA
9 7 (2.57%) JNCIA
10 6 (2.21%) CCSE
11 5 (1.84%) MCITP
11 5 (1.84%) CCSA
11 5 (1.84%) CCEE
11 5 (1.84%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.10%) CISSP
14 2 (0.74%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.74%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.68%) SLA
2 9 (3.31%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.31%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (12.13%) Active Directory
3 28 (10.29%) Xen
3 28 (10.29%) KVM
4 18 (6.62%) vSphere
5 15 (5.51%) XenApp
5 15 (5.51%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.41%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.68%) NFS
7 10 (3.68%) UAG
8 8 (2.94%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.21%) XenServer
10 5 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.47%) Sendmail
11 4 (1.47%) vCloud
12 3 (1.10%) Varnish
13 2 (0.74%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (20.59%) Puppet
2 45 (16.54%) Nagios
3 39 (14.34%) Cacti
4 35 (12.87%) CFEngine
5 33 (12.13%) ZABBIX
6 32 (11.76%) Salt
7 28 (10.29%) Ansible
8 23 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (7.35%) SCOM
10 16 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
11 13 (4.78%) HP NNM
12 6 (2.21%) WSUS
12 6 (2.21%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.84%) Zenoss
13 5 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
14 4 (1.47%) SmokePing
14 4 (1.47%) Ganglia
14 4 (1.47%) Nessus
15 3 (1.10%) OpenView
15 3 (1.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 119 (43.75%) F5
2 113 (41.54%) Cisco
3 91 (33.46%) VMware
4 67 (24.63%) Microsoft
5 63 (23.16%) Juniper
5 63 (23.16%) CheckPoint
6 58 (21.32%) Citrix
7 51 (18.75%) Oracle
8 42 (15.44%) JBoss
9 37 (13.60%) Red Hat
10 25 (9.19%) HP
11 19 (6.99%) NetApp
12 16 (5.88%) Dell
13 12 (4.41%) IBM
14 11 (4.04%) Sun
14 11 (4.04%) SolarWinds
15 10 (3.68%) EMC
15 10 (3.68%) Veritas
15 10 (3.68%) McAfee
16 7 (2.57%) Aruba
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City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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JM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
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Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
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