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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 201 207 225
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 46 73 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.95% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.12% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 41
Median salary £52,500 £47,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% +20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,560 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £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
5605 6504 6525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.21% 84.96% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4715 5375 5374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +14 27 £57,500 +31.42% 5
Hertfordshire +18 12 £38,750 -17.55% 1
Bedfordshire +2 5 £51,500 +17.71% 1
Essex -12 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 24 July 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 55 (50.46%) Firewall
2 51 (46.79%) Cisco
3 49 (44.95%) F5
4 48 (44.04%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (38.53%) WAN
6 40 (36.70%) Linux
7 38 (34.86%) LAN
7 38 (34.86%) CCNP
8 37 (33.94%) CheckPoint
9 36 (33.03%) Unix
10 34 (31.19%) OSPF
11 32 (29.36%) Java
11 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (28.44%) Apache
12 31 (28.44%) TCP/IP
12 31 (28.44%) Clustering
13 30 (27.52%) Tomcat
13 30 (27.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (26.61%) Finance
15 27 (24.77%) BGP
15 27 (24.77%) SQL
15 27 (24.77%) Oracle
16 26 (23.85%) CCDP
17 25 (22.94%) WebLogic
17 25 (22.94%) Network Security
18 24 (22.02%) Solaris
18 24 (22.02%) Sun
18 24 (22.02%) Internet
19 23 (21.10%) Disaster Recovery
19 23 (21.10%) J2EE

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 31 (28.44%) Apache
2 30 (27.52%) Tomcat
3 25 (22.94%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.34%) JBoss
5 5 (4.59%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.67%) IIS
7 3 (2.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.83%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.83%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) IaaS
4 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (50.46%) Firewall
2 42 (38.53%) WAN
3 38 (34.86%) LAN
4 34 (31.19%) OSPF
5 31 (28.44%) TCP/IP
6 30 (27.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (24.77%) BGP
8 25 (22.94%) Network Security
9 24 (22.02%) Internet
10 20 (18.35%) DNS
11 18 (16.51%) BIG-IP
11 18 (16.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 17 (15.60%) VPN
13 16 (14.68%) MPLS
13 16 (14.68%) Spanning Tree
14 15 (13.76%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (13.76%) SSL
15 13 (11.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 12 (11.01%) tcpdump
16 12 (11.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.75%) MySQL
5 3 (2.75%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) Selenium
3 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (26.61%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.59%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (31.19%) Architect
2 23 (21.10%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (17.43%) Consultant
4 18 (16.51%) Network Consultant
4 18 (16.51%) Network Security Consultant
4 18 (16.51%) Security Consultant
5 12 (11.01%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Administrator
6 8 (7.34%) Network Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Network Design Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Cisco Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Cisco Security Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) J2EE
1 23 (21.10%) J2SE
2 7 (6.42%) Web Services
3 6 (5.50%) HTML
4 3 (2.75%) Django
4 3 (2.75%) Lucene
4 3 (2.75%) RESTful
4 3 (2.75%) SOAP
4 3 (2.75%) Sphinx
4 3 (2.75%) WSDL
4 3 (2.75%) Xapian
5 2 (1.83%) .NET
5 2 (1.83%) DBIx::Class
5 2 (1.83%) LAMP
5 2 (1.83%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) HTML5
6 1 (0.92%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.44%) Clustering
2 15 (13.76%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.50%) iPad
4 4 (3.67%) Replication
5 3 (2.75%) Fintech
5 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.92%) AS400
7 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.70%) Linux
2 36 (33.03%) Unix
3 24 (22.02%) Solaris
4 23 (21.10%) Oracle Linux
5 20 (18.35%) Windows
6 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.67%) CentOS
10 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.83%) Debian
11 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (21.10%) Multithreading
2 23 (21.10%) OO
2 23 (21.10%) OOA/OOD
2 23 (21.10%) OWASP
2 23 (21.10%) Performance Analysis
2 23 (21.10%) UML
3 18 (16.51%) Network Management
4 16 (14.68%) ITIL
5 13 (11.93%) Presales
6 9 (8.26%) Network Design
7 8 (7.34%) DevOps
8 6 (5.50%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.50%) Change Control
8 6 (5.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.50%) High Availability
8 6 (5.50%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.50%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.36%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) SQL
3 14 (12.84%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.17%) Perl
5 6 (5.50%) Python
6 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.83%) Korn
8 2 (1.83%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (44.04%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (34.86%) CCNP
3 26 (23.85%) CCDP
4 22 (20.18%) CCSA
5 20 (18.35%) CCNA
6 17 (15.60%) CCIE
6 17 (15.60%) CCSE
7 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
8 10 (9.17%) CCDA
8 10 (9.17%) JNCIE
8 10 (9.17%) JNCIP
9 9 (8.26%) JNCIA
10 8 (7.34%) Degree
11 6 (5.50%) CCSP
12 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
13 3 (2.75%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.83%) AWS Certification
15 1 (0.92%) MCSE
15 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) SAS 70
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.75%) vSphere
4 2 (1.83%) iptables
4 2 (1.83%) KVM
4 2 (1.83%) vCloud
5 1 (0.92%) Postfix
5 1 (0.92%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.92%) Xen
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.67%) Ansible
2 4 (3.67%) Puppet
3 2 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) cPanel
4 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.92%) OpenNebula
4 1 (0.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (46.79%) Cisco
2 49 (44.95%) F5
3 37 (33.94%) CheckPoint
4 27 (24.77%) Oracle
5 24 (22.02%) Sun
6 22 (20.18%) Juniper
7 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (10.09%) Palo Alto
9 6 (5.50%) Brocade
9 6 (5.50%) HP
9 6 (5.50%) VMware
10 5 (4.59%) Avaya
10 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.67%) Aruba
12 3 (2.75%) Atlassian
12 3 (2.75%) Citrix
12 3 (2.75%) IBM
12 3 (2.75%) WorldPay
13 2 (1.83%) Apple
13 2 (1.83%) SaltStack
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