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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 201 207 215
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 50 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.89% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 47
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,600
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
5512 6227 6487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.30% 85.01% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4693 5215 5264
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +8 27 £61,250 +44.11% 1
Hertfordshire +21 11 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Bedfordshire +10 10 £50,500 +62.90% 2
Essex -7 2 £60,904 -12.99%
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 53 (50.00%) Linux
2 42 (39.62%) Firewall
3 41 (38.68%) Unix
4 39 (36.79%) Cisco
5 38 (35.85%) F5
6 37 (34.91%) Apache
7 36 (33.96%) WAN
8 35 (33.02%) LAN
8 35 (33.02%) Clustering
9 34 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (32.08%) Tomcat
10 33 (31.13%) Java
11 31 (29.25%) SQL
11 31 (29.25%) Finance
11 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (28.30%) Oracle
12 30 (28.30%) Windows
13 29 (27.36%) WebLogic
14 28 (26.42%) Solaris
15 27 (25.47%) J2EE
15 27 (25.47%) J2SE
15 27 (25.47%) Sun
15 27 (25.47%) CheckPoint
15 27 (25.47%) Internet
15 27 (25.47%) Multithreading
15 27 (25.47%) Oracle Linux
16 26 (24.53%) CCNP
16 26 (24.53%) OOA/OOD
16 26 (24.53%) OO
17 25 (23.58%) TCP/IP

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 37 (34.91%) Apache
2 34 (32.08%) Tomcat
3 29 (27.36%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.60%) JBoss
5 4 (3.77%) IIS
5 4 (3.77%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.83%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.89%) nginx
7 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.83%) SaaS
4 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 2 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.89%) Office 365
5 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) Firewall
2 36 (33.96%) WAN
3 35 (33.02%) LAN
4 27 (25.47%) Internet
5 25 (23.58%) TCP/IP
6 22 (20.75%) DNS
7 20 (18.87%) BGP
8 18 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 17 (16.04%) OSPF
10 16 (15.09%) Network Security
11 15 (14.15%) BIG-IP
11 15 (14.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (12.26%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (9.43%) Spanning Tree
14 9 (8.49%) Cisco IPT
14 9 (8.49%) VPN
15 7 (6.60%) SSL
15 7 (6.60%) tcpdump
15 7 (6.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.72%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.77%) MySQL
4 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.83%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 31 (29.25%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.72%) Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Architect
2 19 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (13.21%) Network Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Consultant
4 13 (12.26%) Network Consultant
4 13 (12.26%) Network Security Consultant
4 13 (12.26%) Security Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Administrator
6 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Java Architect
8 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.72%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Principal Architect
11 4 (3.77%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) J2EE
1 27 (25.47%) J2SE
2 8 (7.55%) Web Services
3 7 (6.60%) HTML
4 3 (2.83%) LAMP
4 3 (2.83%) Lucene
4 3 (2.83%) RESTful
4 3 (2.83%) SOAP
4 3 (2.83%) Sphinx
4 3 (2.83%) WSDL
4 3 (2.83%) Xapian
5 2 (1.89%) CSS
5 2 (1.89%) DBIx::Class
5 2 (1.89%) Django
5 2 (1.89%) JSON
5 2 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.89%) SAML
5 2 (1.89%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.02%) Clustering
2 16 (15.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Fintech
3 3 (2.83%) Replication
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (0.94%) AS400
5 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.94%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Tandem
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.00%) Linux
2 41 (38.68%) Unix
3 30 (28.30%) Windows
4 28 (26.42%) Solaris
5 27 (25.47%) Oracle Linux
6 17 (16.04%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.72%) CentOS
10 4 (3.77%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.83%) Debian
11 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.83%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.47%) Multithreading
3 26 (24.53%) OO
3 26 (24.53%) OOA/OOD
4 22 (20.75%) UML
5 21 (19.81%) OWASP
5 21 (19.81%) Performance Analysis
6 20 (18.87%) ITIL
7 19 (17.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (11.32%) High Availability
8 12 (11.32%) Network Management
9 11 (10.38%) DevOps
10 10 (9.43%) Problem Management
11 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
11 9 (8.49%) Change Control
11 9 (8.49%) Incident Management
11 9 (8.49%) Presales
12 5 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.77%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.13%) Java
2 31 (29.25%) SQL
3 13 (12.26%) Bash Shell
4 11 (10.38%) Perl
5 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.60%) Python
6 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.89%) Korn
8 2 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (0.94%) C
9 1 (0.94%) C++
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (24.53%) CCNP
3 14 (13.21%) CCNA
3 14 (13.21%) CCSA
4 12 (11.32%) CCDP
4 12 (11.32%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.49%) Degree
6 6 (5.66%) CCIE
6 6 (5.66%) CCSE
7 3 (2.83%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.89%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.94%) CCDA
9 1 (0.94%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.94%) MCP
9 1 (0.94%) MCSE
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SAS 70
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.83%) vSphere
5 2 (1.89%) KVM
5 2 (1.89%) NFS
5 2 (1.89%) Samba
5 2 (1.89%) vCloud
6 1 (0.94%) Docker
6 1 (0.94%) iptables
6 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Ansible
1 10 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (9.43%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.89%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
2 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.94%) cPanel
3 1 (0.94%) OpenNebula
3 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (36.79%) Cisco
2 38 (35.85%) F5
3 30 (28.30%) Oracle
4 27 (25.47%) CheckPoint
4 27 (25.47%) Sun
5 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.38%) Juniper
7 9 (8.49%) VMware
8 5 (4.72%) HP
9 4 (3.77%) Aruba
9 4 (3.77%) Brocade
9 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.83%) IBM
10 3 (2.83%) WorldPay
11 2 (1.89%) Apple
11 2 (1.89%) Avaya
11 2 (1.89%) Citrix
11 2 (1.89%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.89%) SaltStack
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