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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 195 210 217
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 61 37 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.66% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 60
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
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
6022 5567 6956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.54% 78.23% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4793 4690 5874
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Suffolk - 21 £39,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Bedfordshire -13 11 £42,500 +13.33%
Hertfordshire -12 9 £47,500 +40.74% 2
Essex -10 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 50 (47.62%) Windows
3 46 (43.81%) Firewall
4 45 (42.86%) VMware
5 41 (39.05%) IIS
6 39 (37.14%) Active Directory
6 39 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (36.19%) Cisco
8 34 (32.38%) WAN
9 31 (29.52%) Finance
10 30 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 30 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 26 (24.76%) CCNP
12 26 (24.76%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (23.81%) SAN
14 24 (22.86%) DNS
14 24 (22.86%) LAN
15 23 (21.90%) SharePoint
15 23 (21.90%) Clustering
16 22 (20.95%) BGP
16 22 (20.95%) OSPF
17 21 (20.00%) Linux
17 21 (20.00%) Wireshark
18 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
19 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
19 19 (18.10%) Citrix
20 17 (16.19%) MS Exchange
21 16 (15.24%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 41 (39.05%) IIS
2 23 (21.90%) SharePoint
3 20 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (16.19%) MS Exchange
5 8 (7.62%) Apache
6 6 (5.71%) nginx
6 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.81%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.86%) iPlanet
8 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.95%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.95%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.38%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.81%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.86%) Route 53
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.86%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (43.81%) Firewall
2 34 (32.38%) WAN
3 30 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 25 (23.81%) SAN
5 24 (22.86%) DNS
5 24 (22.86%) LAN
6 22 (20.95%) BGP
6 22 (20.95%) OSPF
7 21 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 15 (14.29%) Network Security
8 15 (14.29%) NAS
9 14 (13.33%) MPLS
9 14 (13.33%) VPN
10 11 (10.48%) SSL
11 10 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (7.62%) DHCP
12 8 (7.62%) HTTP
13 7 (6.67%) EIGRP
13 7 (6.67%) Multicast
14 6 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.81%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Subversion
3 5 (4.76%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.86%) Maven
4 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (29.52%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.76%) Back Office
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Billing
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Administrator
2 18 (17.14%) Architect
2 18 (17.14%) SharePoint Administrator
3 17 (16.19%) Network Engineer
4 15 (14.29%) Consultant
5 11 (10.48%) Network Consultant
5 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Server Support
8 7 (6.67%) Network Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Systems Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) Middleware
2 6 (5.71%) WSH
2 6 (5.71%) Web Services
3 5 (4.76%) jQuery
3 5 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (1.90%) .NET
4 2 (1.90%) COM
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.95%) LAMP
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Clustering
2 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) Replication
3 5 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) SecurID
7 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.95%) Open Source
7 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.62%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Linux
3 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.33%) UNIX
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.67%) Debian
7 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.81%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.81%) Solaris
9 3 (2.86%) CentOS
10 2 (1.90%) SUSE
10 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.90%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (12.38%) ITIL
4 10 (9.52%) SIEM
4 10 (9.52%) Identity Management
5 9 (8.57%) Benchmarking
5 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 9 (8.57%) Asset Management
5 9 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (7.62%) Validation
7 7 (6.67%) Project Management
7 7 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.76%) Logistics
8 5 (4.76%) Change Control
8 5 (4.76%) High Availability
8 5 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.48%) Bash Shell
2 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.62%) Perl
3 7 (6.67%) Python
3 7 (6.67%) PHP
4 5 (4.76%) SQL
5 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.86%) Korn
6 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.90%) VBScript
6 2 (1.90%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) Jython
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (24.76%) CCNP
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.62%) Degree
5 7 (6.67%) CCIE
6 6 (5.71%) CCDA
6 6 (5.71%) MCSE
7 5 (4.76%) CCSP
7 5 (4.76%) CCDP
8 4 (3.81%) CCSA
8 4 (3.81%) CCSE
8 4 (3.81%) CCNA
8 4 (3.81%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.86%) MCP
9 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.86%) VCP4
9 3 (2.86%) MCITP
9 3 (2.86%) VCP5
10 2 (1.90%) MCTS
10 2 (1.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (37.14%) Active Directory
1 39 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 13 (12.38%) vSphere
4 5 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.76%) Squid
4 5 (4.76%) Corosync
5 4 (3.81%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.86%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.86%) vCloud
7 2 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.90%) UAG
7 2 (1.90%) NFS
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.95%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Puppet
2 7 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.71%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.81%) SCCM
5 3 (2.86%) Ansible
6 2 (1.90%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.90%) SCOM
6 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.95%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.86%) VMware
3 38 (36.19%) Cisco
4 19 (18.10%) Citrix
5 16 (15.24%) Juniper
5 16 (15.24%) F5
6 12 (11.43%) HP
7 11 (10.48%) CheckPoint
8 9 (8.57%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.67%) Oracle
9 7 (6.67%) IBM
10 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) JBoss
11 3 (2.86%) Lotus
11 3 (2.86%) Sophos
11 3 (2.86%) Perforce
11 3 (2.86%) Crossbeam
11 3 (2.86%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.90%) Aruba
12 2 (1.90%) Vertica
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