The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 42 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.77% 0.65% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £49,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.42% -4.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 226 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 83.85% 73.14% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 177 215 265
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Load Balancing
London

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Croydon region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Croydon

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) SSL
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Internet
6 7 (43.75%) NetApp
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) Perl
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (25.00%) NAS
9 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
9 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) SSL
3 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (25.00%) FTP
5 4 (25.00%) HTTP
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Server Support
5 3 (18.75%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Server Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) BCP
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) HND
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) VCAP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Samba
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) vCloud
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) XenServer
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) F5