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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 206 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 26 52 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.75% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.85% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 105
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £88,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
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
4616 6084 9403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.88% 88.02% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 5369 8124
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 40 (57.97%) Linux
2 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
3 35 (50.72%) DNS
4 34 (49.28%) Cisco
4 34 (49.28%) Windows
5 33 (47.83%) VPN
5 33 (47.83%) Windows Server
6 31 (44.93%) VMware
7 30 (43.48%) SAN
8 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (37.68%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
11 24 (34.78%) DHCP
11 24 (34.78%) IIS
11 24 (34.78%) Data Centre
12 22 (31.88%) DevOps
12 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
12 22 (31.88%) Citrix
12 22 (31.88%) Degree
13 20 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (28.99%) Firewall
14 19 (27.54%) CCNA
14 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (27.54%) ITIL
14 19 (27.54%) Apache
14 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (26.09%) Middleware
16 17 (24.64%) Tomcat
16 17 (24.64%) Public Cloud

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 24 (34.78%) IIS
2 19 (27.54%) Apache
3 17 (24.64%) Tomcat
4 13 (18.84%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (18.84%) JBoss
5 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (21.74%) IaaS
3 15 (21.74%) PaaS
3 15 (21.74%) SaaS
4 2 (2.90%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) DNS
2 33 (47.83%) VPN
3 30 (43.48%) SAN
4 24 (34.78%) DHCP
5 20 (28.99%) Firewall
6 13 (18.84%) MPLS
7 12 (17.39%) WAN
8 11 (15.94%) iSCSI
8 11 (15.94%) LAN
9 10 (14.49%) BGP
9 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
10 9 (13.04%) OSPF
11 8 (11.59%) HSRP
11 8 (11.59%) HTTP
12 7 (10.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (10.14%) RTCP
12 7 (10.14%) VRRP
13 6 (8.70%) NAS
14 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) NUnit
1 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.90%) Selenium
1 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (21.74%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Games
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Architect
1 22 (31.88%) Infrastructure Architect
2 13 (18.84%) Cloud Architect
2 13 (18.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (14.49%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Network Support
5 8 (11.59%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Programme Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Programme Test Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Test Manager
5 8 (11.59%) Test Programme Manager
6 7 (10.14%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.25%) VMware Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (4.35%) J2EE
2 3 (4.35%) JMS
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 17 (24.64%) Public Cloud
3 15 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (17.39%) Clustering
5 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.70%) Fintech
6 6 (8.70%) IPTV
6 6 (8.70%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.45%) BeagleBone
9 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.45%) BYOD
9 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.45%) iPad
9 1 (1.45%) iPhone
9 1 (1.45%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.97%) Linux
2 34 (49.28%) Windows
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server
4 20 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (15.94%) Unix
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.25%) CentOS
8 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) DevOps
2 19 (27.54%) ITIL
3 15 (21.74%) Identity Management
3 15 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 14 (20.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 13 (18.84%) ITIL V3
5 13 (18.84%) Line Management
5 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
5 13 (18.84%) Wealth Management
6 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (15.94%) High Availability
7 8 (11.59%) Process Improvement
7 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.59%) Resource Management
7 8 (11.59%) Test Strategy
8 7 (10.14%) HOOD
8 7 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Open Source
10 5 (7.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
2 12 (17.39%) Python
3 9 (13.04%) Perl
4 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.25%) C
6 3 (4.35%) Jython
6 3 (4.35%) SQL
7 2 (2.90%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) Go
7 2 (2.90%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (31.88%) Degree
3 19 (27.54%) CCNA
3 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (21.74%) EMC Certification
4 15 (21.74%) MCSE
5 4 (5.80%) CCIE
5 4 (5.80%) CCNP
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
5 4 (5.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (36.23%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) Docker
4 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.90%) XenServer
5 1 (1.45%) Firmware
5 1 (1.45%) KVM
5 1 (1.45%) Samba
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) AirWatch
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) WSUS
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (49.28%) Cisco
3 31 (44.93%) VMware
4 22 (31.88%) Citrix
5 16 (23.19%) IBM
6 15 (21.74%) EMC
6 15 (21.74%) Oracle
7 13 (18.84%) Software AG
8 8 (11.59%) F5
8 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.14%) Akamai
9 7 (10.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 7 (10.14%) SevOne
10 6 (8.70%) Dell
11 4 (5.80%) Cadence
11 4 (5.80%) Symantec
12 3 (4.35%) Apple
13 2 (2.90%) Avaya
13 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.90%) Juniper