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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 197 239 208
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 54 74 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.71% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.81% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 138
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5650 9094 11208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.78% 87.76% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5148 7769 9336
Median salary £60,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median 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

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 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 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 69 (60.00%) Cisco
2 51 (44.35%) DNS
3 50 (43.48%) Windows
4 48 (41.74%) Windows Server
5 46 (40.00%) Firewall
6 44 (38.26%) VMware
6 44 (38.26%) VPN
7 43 (37.39%) Linux
8 42 (36.52%) WAN
8 42 (36.52%) Finance
8 42 (36.52%) F5
9 41 (35.65%) LAN
10 40 (34.78%) Microsoft
11 35 (30.43%) BGP
11 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
12 34 (29.57%) OSPF
13 33 (28.70%) MPLS
14 31 (26.96%) Bash Shell
15 30 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (25.22%) Unix
16 29 (25.22%) IIS
17 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (22.61%) Apache
18 26 (22.61%) Citrix
19 25 (21.74%) Python
20 23 (20.00%) Perl
20 23 (20.00%) Data Centre
21 21 (18.26%) DHCP
22 20 (17.39%) SAN
22 20 (17.39%) Red Hat

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (25.22%) IIS
2 26 (22.61%) Apache
3 12 (10.43%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.09%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (5.22%) JBoss
5 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.48%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.87%) nginx
9 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) IaaS
2 11 (9.57%) PaaS
3 10 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.83%) OpenShift
5 8 (6.96%) SaaS
6 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (2.61%) Office 365
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (44.35%) DNS
2 46 (40.00%) Firewall
3 44 (38.26%) VPN
4 42 (36.52%) WAN
5 41 (35.65%) LAN
6 35 (30.43%) BGP
7 34 (29.57%) OSPF
8 33 (28.70%) MPLS
9 21 (18.26%) DHCP
10 20 (17.39%) HSRP
10 20 (17.39%) SAN
11 18 (15.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 17 (14.78%) VRRP
13 16 (13.91%) HTTP
13 16 (13.91%) NetScaler
13 16 (13.91%) RTCP
14 14 (12.17%) Network Security
14 14 (12.17%) SSL
15 13 (11.30%) Wireless
16 12 (10.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) Data Mining
3 6 (5.22%) MySQL
4 5 (4.35%) DB2
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (36.52%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Banking
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.09%) Retail
5 6 (5.22%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.61%) Legal
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.87%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.65%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.30%) Network Support
4 12 (10.43%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Programme Manager
7 9 (7.83%) Programme Test Manager
7 9 (7.83%) Test Manager
7 9 (7.83%) Test Programme Manager
8 8 (6.96%) Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Architect
10 6 (5.22%) Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (5.22%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.22%) Network Manager
10 6 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) LAMP
1 7 (6.09%) Middleware
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.74%) J2EE
3 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.87%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) HTML5
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.87%) JMS
3 1 (0.87%) Kafka
3 1 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.87%) LESS
3 1 (0.87%) Node.js
3 1 (0.87%) Sass
3 1 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.87%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.78%) IPTV
3 16 (13.91%) Over-the-Top Content
4 14 (12.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (6.09%) Clustering
6 6 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (5.22%) Public Cloud
6 6 (5.22%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.74%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.74%) Replication
10 1 (0.87%) CMDB
10 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.87%) Fintech
10 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.87%) Telematics
10 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.48%) Windows
2 48 (41.74%) Windows Server
3 43 (37.39%) Linux
4 29 (25.22%) Unix
5 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.09%) Android
7 7 (6.09%) CentOS
8 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.74%) Solaris
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) High Availability
2 17 (14.78%) ITIL
3 15 (13.04%) HOOD
4 14 (12.17%) DDoS Mitigation
5 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
5 11 (9.57%) Network Design
5 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
5 11 (9.57%) Virtual Environments
6 10 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 9 (7.83%) Capacity Management
7 9 (7.83%) DevOps
7 9 (7.83%) Resource Management
7 9 (7.83%) Test Strategy
7 9 (7.83%) WAN Optimisation
8 8 (6.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 8 (6.96%) Project Management
8 8 (6.96%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.09%) Network Security Management
9 7 (6.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.96%) Bash Shell
2 25 (21.74%) Python
3 23 (20.00%) Perl
4 8 (6.96%) Java
4 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.22%) Ruby
5 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.35%) SQL
7 2 (1.74%) C
8 1 (0.87%) C#
8 1 (0.87%) Go
8 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.87%) Jython
8 1 (0.87%) Korn
8 1 (0.87%) PHP
8 1 (0.87%) Scala
8 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.87%) VB
8 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.65%) CCNP
4 13 (11.30%) CCNA
5 10 (8.70%) MCITP
6 9 (7.83%) Degree
6 9 (7.83%) MCSE
7 7 (6.09%) MCSA
8 6 (5.22%) CCIE
8 6 (5.22%) EMC Certification
8 6 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.48%) CCA
9 4 (3.48%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.61%) CCDA
10 3 (2.61%) CCVP
10 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.74%) CISSP
11 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.87%) CCSP
12 1 (0.87%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (8.70%) XenApp
4 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.96%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.22%) Corosync
7 5 (4.35%) Squid
8 4 (3.48%) vSphere
9 2 (1.74%) Docker
9 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.74%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.87%) KVM
10 1 (0.87%) Samba
10 1 (0.87%) Snort
10 1 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) Puppet
2 8 (6.96%) Cacti
3 7 (6.09%) WSUS
4 6 (5.22%) AirWatch
4 6 (5.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (5.22%) HAProxy
4 6 (5.22%) Nagios
4 6 (5.22%) Pacemaker
4 6 (5.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (3.48%) SCCM
6 3 (2.61%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.74%) Ansible
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.74%) EnCase
7 2 (1.74%) FTK
7 2 (1.74%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.87%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.87%) vMotion
Vendors
1 69 (60.00%) Cisco
2 44 (38.26%) VMware
3 42 (36.52%) F5
4 40 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 26 (22.61%) Citrix
6 20 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 19 (16.52%) CheckPoint
8 16 (13.91%) Akamai
8 16 (13.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 16 (13.91%) SevOne
9 13 (11.30%) IBM
10 11 (9.57%) EMC
10 11 (9.57%) Riverbed
11 10 (8.70%) HP
12 8 (6.96%) Juniper
13 7 (6.09%) Brocade
13 7 (6.09%) Forcepoint
13 7 (6.09%) Palo Alto
14 6 (5.22%) LogRhythm
14 6 (5.22%) TippingPoint
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