The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 198 203 243
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +40
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 48 72 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.93% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.10% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 36
Median salary £55,000 £47,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% +20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5618 6549 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.90% 84.35% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4746 5400 5680
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 East of England

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the East of England

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 24 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Hertfordshire +11 11 £40,000 -14.89%
Bedfordshire +4 10 £57,500 +27.77%
Essex -11 3 £60,904 -15.99%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 71 (57.26%) Firewall
2 66 (53.23%) Cisco
3 61 (49.19%) Cisco Certification
4 59 (47.58%) F5
5 52 (41.94%) CCNP
6 51 (41.13%) CheckPoint
7 49 (39.52%) WAN
8 47 (37.90%) Linux
9 46 (37.10%) LAN
9 46 (37.10%) TCP/IP
10 42 (33.87%) OSPF
11 39 (31.45%) Apache
12 38 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
13 35 (28.23%) BGP
14 32 (25.81%) Clustering
14 32 (25.81%) CCDP
14 32 (25.81%) Unix
15 31 (25.00%) Java
15 31 (25.00%) Network Security
16 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (23.39%) DNS
17 29 (23.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 28 (22.58%) Internet
18 28 (22.58%) Tomcat
18 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
19 27 (21.77%) SQL
19 27 (21.77%) Finance
20 26 (20.97%) Data Centre
21 25 (20.16%) Network Management
21 25 (20.16%) Oracle

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 39 (31.45%) Apache
2 28 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 23 (18.55%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.06%) IIS
5 9 (7.26%) JBoss
6 4 (3.23%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.42%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.42%) Moodle
7 3 (2.42%) nginx
7 3 (2.42%) WordPress
8 2 (1.61%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.61%) IaaS
3 2 (1.61%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.61%) PaaS
3 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (57.26%) Firewall
2 49 (39.52%) WAN
3 46 (37.10%) LAN
3 46 (37.10%) TCP/IP
4 42 (33.87%) OSPF
5 38 (30.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (28.23%) BGP
7 31 (25.00%) Network Security
8 29 (23.39%) DNS
9 28 (22.58%) Internet
10 23 (18.55%) Spanning Tree
11 21 (16.94%) BIG-IP
12 19 (15.32%) SSL
12 19 (15.32%) tcpdump
12 19 (15.32%) Wireshark
13 17 (13.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 17 (13.71%) VPN
14 15 (12.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 15 (12.10%) MPLS
15 13 (10.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) MySQL
3 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (21.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.03%) Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Games
4 2 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (27.42%) Architect
2 24 (19.35%) Consultant
3 23 (18.55%) Network Consultant
3 23 (18.55%) Network Security Consultant
3 23 (18.55%) Security Consultant
4 21 (16.94%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (15.32%) Network Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Administrator
7 9 (7.26%) Network Architect
8 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Network Design Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.03%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
11 4 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.94%) J2EE
1 21 (16.94%) J2SE
2 7 (5.65%) HTML
2 7 (5.65%) Web Services
3 6 (4.84%) LAMP
4 3 (2.42%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (2.42%) Django
4 3 (2.42%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (2.42%) RESTful
4 3 (2.42%) SOAP
4 3 (2.42%) WSDL
5 2 (1.61%) .NET
5 2 (1.61%) CSS
5 2 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.61%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (0.81%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.81%) HTML5
6 1 (0.81%) Lucene
6 1 (0.81%) WCF
6 1 (0.81%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.81%) Clustering
2 26 (20.97%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.84%) iPad
3 6 (4.84%) Replication
4 3 (2.42%) Fintech
4 3 (2.42%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) AS400
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Linux
2 32 (25.81%) Unix
3 25 (20.16%) Windows
4 22 (17.74%) Solaris
5 21 (16.94%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (10.48%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.45%) CentOS
8 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.61%) Debian
11 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (20.16%) Network Management
4 22 (17.74%) ITIL
5 21 (16.94%) Multithreading
5 21 (16.94%) OO
5 21 (16.94%) OOA/OOD
5 21 (16.94%) OWASP
5 21 (16.94%) Performance Analysis
5 21 (16.94%) UML
6 20 (16.13%) Presales
7 9 (7.26%) Network Design
8 8 (6.45%) DevOps
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.03%) Change Control
11 5 (4.03%) Coaching
11 5 (4.03%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.00%) Java
2 27 (21.77%) SQL
3 15 (12.10%) Bash Shell
4 11 (8.87%) Perl
5 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.23%) PHP
7 4 (3.23%) Python
7 4 (3.23%) Ruby
8 2 (1.61%) Korn
8 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) C#
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 61 (49.19%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (41.94%) CCNP
3 32 (25.81%) CCDP
4 23 (18.55%) CCSA
5 19 (15.32%) CCSE
6 17 (13.71%) CCNA
7 16 (12.90%) CCIE
8 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
9 9 (7.26%) CCDA
9 9 (7.26%) JNCIE
9 9 (7.26%) JNCIP
10 8 (6.45%) JNCIA
11 6 (4.84%) CCSP
11 6 (4.84%) Degree
12 3 (2.42%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.61%) LPIC
13 2 (1.61%) RHCE
14 1 (0.81%) MCP
14 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SAS 70
System Software
1 12 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.84%) iptables
3 5 (4.03%) Xen
4 4 (3.23%) Sendmail
4 4 (3.23%) vSphere
5 3 (2.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.42%) KVM
5 3 (2.42%) Varnish
5 3 (2.42%) vCloud
6 2 (1.61%) Postfix
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.23%) cPanel
3 3 (2.42%) Ansible
3 3 (2.42%) Cacti
3 3 (2.42%) Nagios
3 3 (2.42%) Puppet
4 2 (1.61%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.81%) OpenNebula
5 1 (0.81%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (53.23%) Cisco
2 59 (47.58%) F5
3 51 (41.13%) CheckPoint
4 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 25 (20.16%) Oracle
6 23 (18.55%) Sun
7 20 (16.13%) Juniper
8 13 (10.48%) VMware
9 10 (8.06%) Palo Alto
10 9 (7.26%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.84%) Brocade
11 6 (4.84%) HP
12 5 (4.03%) Aruba
13 4 (3.23%) Avaya
13 4 (3.23%) Citrix
13 4 (3.23%) IBM
14 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
14 3 (2.42%) IDERA
14 3 (2.42%) R1Soft
14 3 (2.42%) WorldPay
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