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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 209 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 63 113 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.23% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 53 90 126
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £65,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
6310 9169 10705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.71% 87.38% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5667 7700 8942
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 60 (61.86%) Cisco
2 52 (53.61%) Finance
3 45 (46.39%) Firewall
3 45 (46.39%) WAN
4 42 (43.30%) F5
5 41 (42.27%) LAN
5 41 (42.27%) DNS
6 39 (40.21%) BGP
7 38 (39.18%) VMware
8 36 (37.11%) OSPF
9 34 (35.05%) Windows
10 33 (34.02%) VPN
11 32 (32.99%) Linux
12 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
12 30 (30.93%) Windows Server
13 28 (28.87%) Active Directory
13 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (26.80%) Bash Shell
14 26 (26.80%) Unix
15 23 (23.71%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (23.71%) MPLS
16 21 (21.65%) Data Centre
17 20 (20.62%) CheckPoint
17 20 (20.62%) Citrix
17 20 (20.62%) CCNP
18 19 (19.59%) Perl
18 19 (19.59%) Wireless
18 19 (19.59%) Network Security
19 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
19 18 (18.56%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (18.56%) IIS
2 16 (16.49%) Apache
3 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.06%) JBoss
4 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) OpenShift
2 7 (7.22%) IaaS
3 6 (6.19%) PaaS
4 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.06%) SaaS
7 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.39%) Firewall
1 45 (46.39%) WAN
2 41 (42.27%) DNS
2 41 (42.27%) LAN
3 39 (40.21%) BGP
4 36 (37.11%) OSPF
5 33 (34.02%) VPN
6 23 (23.71%) MPLS
7 19 (19.59%) Network Security
7 19 (19.59%) Wireless
8 17 (17.53%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (16.49%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (16.49%) SAN
10 15 (15.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (15.46%) HSRP
10 15 (15.46%) NetScaler
10 15 (15.46%) SSL
11 13 (13.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 12 (12.37%) HTTP
12 12 (12.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) MySQL
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) AdminStudio
1 3 (3.09%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (53.61%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 10 (10.31%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.15%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Retail
7 2 (2.06%) Legal
7 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Security Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Network Manager
3 11 (11.34%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Consultant
5 8 (8.25%) Data Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Data Network Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Network Support
6 7 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Network Team Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) LAMP
2 2 (2.06%) Middleware
3 1 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) HTML5
3 1 (1.03%) Kafka
3 1 (1.03%) LESS
3 1 (1.03%) libvirt
3 1 (1.03%) Sass
3 1 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.34%) IPTV
4 10 (10.31%) Over-the-Top Content
5 6 (6.19%) Clustering
6 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (1.03%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Telematics
8 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Linux
3 30 (30.93%) Windows Server
4 26 (26.80%) Unix
5 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.25%) Android
8 6 (6.19%) CentOS
9 4 (4.12%) Solaris
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.09%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.06%) AIX
12 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.53%) High Availability
2 16 (16.49%) DDoS Mitigation
3 13 (13.40%) Network Design
4 12 (12.37%) WAN Optimisation
5 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.31%) Project Management
6 9 (9.28%) HOOD
6 9 (9.28%) Network Security Management
6 9 (9.28%) Security Management
7 8 (8.25%) Data Security
7 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (8.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 8 (8.25%) SIEM
8 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.22%) ITIL
8 7 (7.22%) Network Management
8 7 (7.22%) Release Management
9 6 (6.19%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Bash Shell
2 19 (19.59%) Perl
3 18 (18.56%) Python
4 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.15%) Ruby
6 4 (4.12%) Java
6 4 (4.12%) VB
7 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.09%) SQL
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) C#
8 1 (1.03%) Go
8 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.03%) Scala
8 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (20.62%) CCNP
3 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.19%) CCIE
4 6 (6.19%) MCITP
4 6 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.15%) Degree
5 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.12%) CCDA
6 4 (4.12%) CCNA
6 4 (4.12%) CCVP
6 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.09%) CCA
7 3 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.09%) MCSE
8 2 (2.06%) CISSP
8 2 (2.06%) MCSA
9 1 (1.03%) EMC Certification
9 1 (1.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (28.87%) Active Directory
1 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.34%) XenApp
3 10 (10.31%) XenDesktop
4 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.28%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.19%) Corosync
5 6 (6.19%) vSphere
6 2 (2.06%) Docker
6 2 (2.06%) NFS
6 2 (2.06%) Squid
6 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Puppet
2 9 (9.28%) Cacti
3 6 (6.19%) HAProxy
3 6 (6.19%) Nagios
3 6 (6.19%) Pacemaker
3 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (4.12%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.09%) SCCM
5 3 (3.09%) WSUS
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.06%) EnCase
6 2 (2.06%) FTK
6 2 (2.06%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.06%) SELinux
7 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.03%) Ansible
7 1 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (61.86%) Cisco
2 42 (43.30%) F5
3 38 (39.18%) VMware
4 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
5 20 (20.62%) CheckPoint
5 20 (20.62%) Citrix
6 18 (18.56%) Red Hat
7 12 (12.37%) Riverbed
8 11 (11.34%) HP
9 10 (10.31%) Akamai
9 10 (10.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 10 (10.31%) Palo Alto
9 10 (10.31%) SevOne
10 9 (9.28%) Brocade
10 9 (9.28%) Juniper
11 8 (8.25%) Forcepoint
11 8 (8.25%) LogRhythm
11 8 (8.25%) Sourcefire
11 8 (8.25%) TippingPoint
12 7 (7.22%) Aruba
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
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