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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 191 214 230
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 67 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 41
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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
5932 5726 6363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.65% 80.24% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4714 4639 5453
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
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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
Essex +8 23 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +14 17 £45,250 +29.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 12 £45,000 -22.41% 1
Suffolk - 11 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 8 £46,500 +24.00% 1
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 - 1
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 53 (42.40%) Firewall
2 50 (40.00%) Cisco
3 48 (38.40%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 43 (34.40%) F5
6 42 (33.60%) CCNP
6 42 (33.60%) SQL Server
6 42 (33.60%) WAN
7 40 (32.00%) Windows
8 39 (31.20%) LAN
9 38 (30.40%) VMware
10 36 (28.80%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (26.40%) IIS
11 33 (26.40%) Clustering
11 33 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (25.60%) ITIL
13 31 (24.80%) Linux
14 28 (22.40%) BGP
15 26 (20.80%) OSPF
15 26 (20.80%) DNS
16 24 (19.20%) Network Security
17 23 (18.40%) UNIX
18 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
18 22 (17.60%) vSphere
19 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
19 21 (16.80%) Perl
19 21 (16.80%) Oracle
19 21 (16.80%) CheckPoint
20 19 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (15.20%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (26.40%) IIS
2 18 (14.40%) WebLogic
2 18 (14.40%) Tomcat
3 15 (12.00%) JBoss
3 15 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (12.00%) GlassFish
3 15 (12.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.20%) Apache
6 3 (2.40%) CMS
7 2 (1.60%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.60%) nginx
7 2 (1.60%) Lync
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.60%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.60%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (42.40%) Firewall
2 42 (33.60%) WAN
3 39 (31.20%) LAN
4 36 (28.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (22.40%) BGP
6 26 (20.80%) DNS
6 26 (20.80%) OSPF
7 24 (19.20%) Network Security
8 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
9 19 (15.20%) VPN
10 18 (14.40%) SAN
11 17 (13.60%) Wireless
12 16 (12.80%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (12.80%) BIG-IP
13 15 (12.00%) MPLS
14 11 (8.80%) VLAN
14 11 (8.80%) Wireshark
14 11 (8.80%) NAS
15 9 (7.20%) SSL
15 9 (7.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.60%) OLTP
4 6 (4.80%) MySQL
4 6 (4.80%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (1.60%) JIRA
3 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (15.20%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Games
3 5 (4.00%) iGaming
4 3 (2.40%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Legal
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 30 (24.00%) Architect
3 21 (16.80%) Consultant
4 15 (12.00%) Network Consultant
4 15 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Administrator
5 10 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (4.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) SharePoint Administrator
8 6 (4.80%) Database Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Database Specialist
9 5 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Network Support
10 4 (3.20%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) Middleware
2 7 (5.60%) CSS
3 6 (4.80%) Web Services
4 3 (2.40%) J2SE
4 3 (2.40%) HTML
4 3 (2.40%) J2EE
5 2 (1.60%) Classic ASP
5 2 (1.60%) SOAP
5 2 (1.60%) WSDL
5 2 (1.60%) WCF
5 2 (1.60%) jQuery
5 2 (1.60%) RESTful
6 1 (0.80%) HTML5
6 1 (0.80%) CSS3
6 1 (0.80%) Ext JS
6 1 (0.80%) LAMP
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.40%) Clustering
2 15 (12.00%) Replication
3 6 (4.80%) Online Games
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) SecurID
6 1 (0.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.00%) Windows
2 31 (24.80%) Linux
3 23 (18.40%) UNIX
4 19 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (12.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.80%) Solaris
7 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.40%) CentOS
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.80%) Debian
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.80%) zOS
10 1 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.60%) ITIL
2 18 (14.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (13.60%) OO
4 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (8.80%) Network Management
4 11 (8.80%) SIEM
4 11 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (8.00%) Identity Management
5 10 (8.00%) Change Management
6 9 (7.20%) Benchmarking
6 9 (7.20%) Asset Management
6 9 (7.20%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.80%) WAN Optimisation
8 6 (4.80%) DevOps
9 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.00%) TDD
9 5 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.20%) Network Design
11 3 (2.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) Perl
2 19 (15.20%) PowerShell
2 19 (15.20%) Bash Shell
3 16 (12.80%) SQL
4 15 (12.00%) C#
4 15 (12.00%) Korn
5 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.00%) Python
6 5 (4.00%) Java
7 4 (3.20%) PHP
8 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.40%) VBScript
9 2 (1.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (38.40%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (33.60%) CCNP
3 15 (12.00%) CCDP
4 14 (11.20%) CCSA
4 14 (11.20%) CCSE
4 14 (11.20%) CCNA
5 9 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (7.20%) VCP4
6 7 (5.60%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (4.80%) CCIE
8 5 (4.00%) CCDA
9 2 (1.60%) CCSP
9 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.60%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.60%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.80%) Degree
10 1 (0.80%) MCP
10 1 (0.80%) HND
10 1 (0.80%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.60%) vSphere
3 18 (14.40%) Active Directory
4 17 (13.60%) Hyper-V
5 15 (12.00%) vCloud
6 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.40%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.40%) XenApp
6 3 (2.40%) XenServer
7 2 (1.60%) UAG
7 2 (1.60%) NFS
8 1 (0.80%) ACF2
8 1 (0.80%) Corosync
8 1 (0.80%) Varnish
8 1 (0.80%) Squid
8 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.80%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) Puppet
2 15 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (12.00%) Ansible
3 6 (4.80%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.60%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.80%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 50 (40.00%) Cisco
2 45 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.40%) F5
4 38 (30.40%) VMware
5 21 (16.80%) Oracle
5 21 (16.80%) CheckPoint
6 19 (15.20%) IBM
6 19 (15.20%) Red Hat
7 17 (13.60%) Juniper
8 15 (12.00%) HP
8 15 (12.00%) Citrix
8 15 (12.00%) SaltStack
9 9 (7.20%) SolarWinds
10 7 (5.60%) Riverbed
10 7 (5.60%) Brocade
11 5 (4.00%) Sun
11 5 (4.00%) CA
12 3 (2.40%) Dell
12 3 (2.40%) Google
12 3 (2.40%) Avaya
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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