The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 175 179 149
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 7 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.027% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.033% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
Load Balancing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3318 3050 2498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.04% 82.68% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2733 2510 2053
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -9 4 £61,250 +63.33% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) F5
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) CCNP
6 6 (30.00%) CCNA
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) IronPort
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (15.00%) SaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) VoIP
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) PBX
6 2 (10.00%) PSTN
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) DMZ
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Operations
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Network Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNP
1 6 (30.00%) CCNA
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) EnCE
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) GCIA
3 2 (10.00%) GCIH
3 2 (10.00%) GCFA
3 2 (10.00%) CCDA
3 2 (10.00%) CCDP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) GREM
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) LPIC
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) F5
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) IronPort
6 3 (15.00%) Google
7 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
8 1 (5.00%) Riverbed