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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 179 263 209
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -54
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 139 62 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 0.52% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.64% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 121 52 112
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.14%
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
9484 9722 10291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.02% 80.94% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7865 8554 9393
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 125 (45.79%) Firewall
2 120 (43.96%) F5
3 108 (39.56%) Cisco
4 101 (37.00%) Linux
5 92 (33.70%) DNS
6 90 (32.97%) VMware
7 76 (27.84%) ITIL
8 75 (27.47%) Finance
9 74 (27.11%) Windows
10 71 (26.01%) MySQL
11 66 (24.18%) Cisco Certification
11 66 (24.18%) CheckPoint
12 64 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (23.08%) Perl
14 62 (22.71%) Tomcat
15 61 (22.34%) Juniper
15 61 (22.34%) TCP/IP
15 61 (22.34%) Puppet
16 59 (21.61%) Microsoft
17 58 (21.25%) Citrix
18 55 (20.15%) Clustering
19 54 (19.78%) Python
19 54 (19.78%) Oracle
20 51 (18.68%) CCNP
20 51 (18.68%) WAN
21 50 (18.32%) Internet
21 50 (18.32%) Nagios
21 50 (18.32%) LAN
21 50 (18.32%) Bash Shell
21 50 (18.32%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 62 (22.71%) Tomcat
2 46 (16.85%) Apache
3 32 (11.72%) WebLogic
3 32 (11.72%) MS Exchange
3 32 (11.72%) nginx
4 19 (6.96%) IIS
5 17 (6.23%) WebSphere
5 17 (6.23%) Lync
5 17 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.56%) GlassFish
6 7 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.83%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.10%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.73%) Node.js
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.73%) Jetty
11 1 (0.37%) WordPress
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.93%) SaaS
2 8 (2.93%) Office 365
3 3 (1.10%) Joyent
3 3 (1.10%) IaaS
3 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.73%) PaaS
4 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 125 (45.79%) Firewall
2 92 (33.70%) DNS
3 61 (22.34%) TCP/IP
4 51 (18.68%) WAN
5 50 (18.32%) LAN
5 50 (18.32%) Internet
6 49 (17.95%) SSL
6 49 (17.95%) SAN
7 44 (16.12%) VPN
8 43 (15.75%) HTTP
9 38 (13.92%) BIG-IP
10 37 (13.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 36 (13.19%) NetScaler
12 35 (12.82%) DHCP
13 32 (11.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 31 (11.36%) BGP
15 28 (10.26%) SMTP
16 27 (9.89%) MPLS
16 27 (9.89%) EIGRP
17 24 (8.79%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (26.01%) MySQL
2 31 (11.36%) DB2
3 22 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.93%) Redis
5 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.20%) OLAP
7 6 (2.20%) OLTP
7 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.83%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.30%) Subversion
3 8 (2.93%) Hudson
4 4 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.73%) Maven
5 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (27.47%) Finance
2 16 (5.86%) Law
2 16 (5.86%) Banking
3 13 (4.76%) Marketing
4 8 (2.93%) Publishing
4 8 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.20%) Advertising
6 5 (1.83%) Legal
7 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.47%) Electronics
7 4 (1.47%) German Language
8 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.10%) Back Office
8 3 (1.10%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Retail
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (20.51%) Administrator
2 55 (20.15%) Network Engineer
3 34 (12.45%) Linux Administrator
4 25 (9.16%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (6.59%) Consultant
7 16 (5.86%) Architect
8 15 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.13%) Network Consultant
10 13 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
11 12 (4.40%) Messaging Engineer
12 9 (3.30%) UNIX Administrator
13 8 (2.93%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (2.93%) Service Manager
13 8 (2.93%) Infrastructure Services Manager
13 8 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.56%) Firewall Engineer
14 7 (2.56%) Network Security Engineer
14 7 (2.56%) Developer
14 7 (2.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.79%) XML
2 15 (5.49%) SOAP
3 13 (4.76%) HTML
4 12 (4.40%) CSS
5 10 (3.66%) LAMP
6 7 (2.56%) Web Services
6 7 (2.56%) J2EE
6 7 (2.56%) FFmpeg
7 6 (2.20%) .NET
8 5 (1.83%) MSMQ
8 5 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (1.83%) JMX
9 4 (1.47%) JSF
9 4 (1.47%) JAX-WS
9 4 (1.47%) YAML
9 4 (1.47%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.47%) JAXB
9 4 (1.47%) XSLT
9 4 (1.47%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 55 (20.15%) Clustering
2 16 (5.86%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.03%) Open Source
5 8 (2.93%) iPad
5 8 (2.93%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.93%) Replication
6 6 (2.20%) PKI
6 6 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.47%) DTV
9 3 (1.10%) Economics
9 3 (1.10%) CMDB
9 3 (1.10%) Statistics
10 2 (0.73%) Firmware
10 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.00%) Linux
2 74 (27.11%) Windows
3 43 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (15.02%) CentOS
5 35 (12.82%) Ubuntu
6 29 (10.62%) UNIX
7 19 (6.96%) Solaris
8 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (4.76%) AIX
10 5 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.47%) Debian
12 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.73%) VMS
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.84%) ITIL
2 31 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.26%) Statistical Analysis
4 24 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (8.06%) Network Management
6 21 (7.69%) Service Management
7 19 (6.96%) DevOps
8 18 (6.59%) Configuration Management
9 16 (5.86%) High Availability
10 15 (5.49%) Capacity Management
10 15 (5.49%) Network Design
11 12 (4.40%) Change Management
12 11 (4.03%) Asset Management
13 10 (3.66%) Information Security
13 10 (3.66%) E-Commerce
13 10 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.66%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (2.93%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (2.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (23.08%) Perl
2 54 (19.78%) Python
3 50 (18.32%) Ruby
3 50 (18.32%) Bash Shell
4 40 (14.65%) Java
5 18 (6.59%) SQL
6 12 (4.40%) PHP
7 9 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.56%) C
9 6 (2.20%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.47%) C#
11 4 (1.47%) C++
12 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (24.18%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (18.68%) CCNP
3 21 (7.69%) CCNA
4 20 (7.33%) CCIE
5 15 (5.49%) Degree
6 12 (4.40%) MCSE
6 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.30%) MCP
8 7 (2.56%) MCSA
8 7 (2.56%) JNCIA
8 7 (2.56%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.20%) CCSA
9 6 (2.20%) CCSE
10 5 (1.83%) MCITP
10 5 (1.83%) JNCIS
10 5 (1.83%) CCDP
11 4 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.47%) CCEE
12 2 (0.73%) CCIA
12 2 (0.73%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.76%) QA
2 11 (4.03%) SLA
3 8 (2.93%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (23.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.99%) KVM
3 29 (10.62%) Xen
4 25 (9.16%) Active Directory
5 19 (6.96%) vSphere
6 17 (6.23%) Hyper-V
7 15 (5.49%) NFS
8 14 (5.13%) XenApp
9 12 (4.40%) XenDesktop
10 7 (2.56%) XenServer
10 7 (2.56%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (1.83%) UAG
12 4 (1.47%) Sendmail
13 3 (1.10%) vCloud
14 2 (0.73%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.73%) Varnish
14 2 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 61 (22.34%) Puppet
2 50 (18.32%) Nagios
3 42 (15.38%) Cacti
4 35 (12.82%) CFEngine
4 35 (12.82%) ZABBIX
5 32 (11.72%) Salt
6 28 (10.26%) Ansible
7 27 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (5.86%) CiscoWorks
9 15 (5.49%) HP NNM
10 14 (5.13%) SCOM
11 7 (2.56%) WSUS
11 7 (2.56%) NetBackup
12 6 (2.20%) Ganglia
12 6 (2.20%) Zenoss
13 5 (1.83%) OpenSSO
13 5 (1.83%) SmokePing
14 4 (1.47%) Control-M
14 4 (1.47%) OpenView
14 4 (1.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 120 (43.96%) F5
2 108 (39.56%) Cisco
3 90 (32.97%) VMware
4 66 (24.18%) CheckPoint
5 61 (22.34%) Juniper
6 59 (21.61%) Microsoft
7 58 (21.25%) Citrix
8 54 (19.78%) Oracle
9 45 (16.48%) JBoss
10 41 (15.02%) Red Hat
11 29 (10.62%) HP
12 19 (6.96%) NetApp
13 16 (5.86%) IBM
14 15 (5.49%) Sun
15 14 (5.13%) Dell
15 14 (5.13%) Veritas
16 12 (4.40%) EMC
17 10 (3.66%) Blue Coat
18 9 (3.30%) SolarWinds
19 8 (2.93%) McAfee
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