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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 174 221 202
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 88 55 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.85% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 71
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
5972 6457 6622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.08% 78.79% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 5289 5669
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +22 29 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Bedfordshire +33 26 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 19 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -1 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Suffolk +18 10 £70,000 +129.50%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 61 (44.53%) Firewall
2 52 (37.96%) Microsoft
3 50 (36.50%) Cisco
3 50 (36.50%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (35.77%) LAN
5 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
5 44 (32.12%) WAN
5 44 (32.12%) CCNP
6 43 (31.39%) F5
6 43 (31.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (29.20%) Windows
8 39 (28.47%) Clustering
9 37 (27.01%) Linux
10 33 (24.09%) Network Security
11 32 (23.36%) VMware
12 31 (22.63%) ITIL
13 30 (21.90%) CheckPoint
14 28 (20.44%) Perl
14 28 (20.44%) TCP/IP
14 28 (20.44%) DNS
14 28 (20.44%) BGP
15 27 (19.71%) IIS
15 27 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (18.98%) UNIX
16 26 (18.98%) Bash Shell
17 25 (18.25%) OSPF
18 24 (17.52%) CCDP
19 23 (16.79%) SQL
19 23 (16.79%) Replication
19 23 (16.79%) CCSA

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 27 (19.71%) IIS
2 18 (13.14%) Tomcat
2 18 (13.14%) WebLogic
3 16 (11.68%) JBoss
4 14 (10.22%) GlassFish
4 14 (10.22%) WebSphere
4 14 (10.22%) OpenStack
5 10 (7.30%) Apache
6 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.65%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.19%) CMS
7 3 (2.19%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.19%) WordPress
7 3 (2.19%) nginx
7 3 (2.19%) Moodle
8 2 (1.46%) Lync
8 2 (1.46%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (13.14%) MS Visio
2 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) IBM SmartCloud
1 14 (10.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.46%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.46%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 61 (44.53%) Firewall
2 49 (35.77%) LAN
3 44 (32.12%) WAN
4 43 (31.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 33 (24.09%) Network Security
6 28 (20.44%) TCP/IP
6 28 (20.44%) DNS
6 28 (20.44%) BGP
7 25 (18.25%) OSPF
8 20 (14.60%) Wireless
9 19 (13.87%) Spanning Tree
10 18 (13.14%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (13.14%) VPN
11 17 (12.41%) SAN
12 16 (11.68%) Wireshark
13 15 (10.95%) BIG-IP
14 14 (10.22%) MPLS
15 12 (8.76%) SSL
16 11 (8.03%) VLAN
16 11 (8.03%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.22%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.49%) MySQL
4 10 (7.30%) Data Mining
5 7 (5.11%) OLTP
6 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (14.60%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.22%) Subversion
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (16.06%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Games
3 5 (3.65%) iGaming
4 4 (2.92%) Electronics
4 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.19%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Advertising
7 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (27.74%) Network Engineer
2 33 (24.09%) Architect
3 20 (14.60%) Consultant
4 15 (10.95%) Network Consultant
4 15 (10.95%) Administrator
5 14 (10.22%) Automation Engineer
6 13 (9.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Technical Architect
7 11 (8.03%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (8.03%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (8.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.30%) Data Architect
9 9 (6.57%) Security Consultant
9 9 (6.57%) Network Security Consultant
10 8 (5.84%) Security Architect
10 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (5.11%) Database Specialist
11 7 (5.11%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (5.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) Web Services
2 8 (5.84%) CSS
2 8 (5.84%) Middleware
3 4 (2.92%) J2EE
3 4 (2.92%) J2SE
4 3 (2.19%) WSDL
4 3 (2.19%) RESTful
4 3 (2.19%) HTML
4 3 (2.19%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (2.19%) SOAP
4 3 (2.19%) LAMP
5 2 (1.46%) WCF
5 2 (1.46%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.73%) jQuery
6 1 (0.73%) Ext JS
6 1 (0.73%) HTML5
6 1 (0.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.47%) Clustering
2 23 (16.79%) Replication
3 10 (7.30%) Online Games
4 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) DTV
5 2 (1.46%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.20%) Windows
2 37 (27.01%) Linux
3 26 (18.98%) UNIX
4 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (12.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.11%) CentOS
8 6 (4.38%) Solaris
9 5 (3.65%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.73%) zOS
12 1 (0.73%) AIX
12 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) ITIL
2 22 (16.06%) OO
3 20 (14.60%) Network Management
4 18 (13.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (11.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (8.76%) Change Management
8 11 (8.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (6.57%) SIEM
10 8 (5.84%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (5.84%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.84%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.84%) Identity Management
10 8 (5.84%) Benchmarking
11 7 (5.11%) DevOps
12 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.38%) TDD
13 5 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.44%) Perl
2 26 (18.98%) Bash Shell
3 23 (16.79%) SQL
4 20 (14.60%) PowerShell
5 19 (13.87%) T-SQL
5 19 (13.87%) C#
6 14 (10.22%) Korn
7 9 (6.57%) PHP
7 9 (6.57%) Python
8 8 (5.84%) Java
9 5 (3.65%) VBScript
10 4 (2.92%) Ruby
11 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (36.50%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (32.12%) CCNP
3 24 (17.52%) CCDP
4 23 (16.79%) CCSA
5 21 (15.33%) CCSE
6 15 (10.95%) CCNA
7 12 (8.76%) Check Point Certification
8 9 (6.57%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.65%) CCIE
10 3 (2.19%) CCDA
11 2 (1.46%) RHCE
11 2 (1.46%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.46%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.46%) LPIC
11 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.73%) VCP4
12 1 (0.73%) VCP5
12 1 (0.73%) Degree
12 1 (0.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.68%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.95%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.22%) vSphere
4 14 (10.22%) vCloud
5 5 (3.65%) iptables
5 5 (3.65%) Sendmail
5 5 (3.65%) XenApp
5 5 (3.65%) XenServer
5 5 (3.65%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.65%) Xen
6 3 (2.19%) UAG
6 3 (2.19%) Varnish
7 2 (1.46%) NFS
7 2 (1.46%) KVM
7 2 (1.46%) Postfix
8 1 (0.73%) RACF
8 1 (0.73%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 17 (12.41%) Puppet
2 16 (11.68%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (10.22%) Ansible
4 3 (2.19%) Nagios
4 3 (2.19%) Cacti
4 3 (2.19%) cPanel
5 2 (1.46%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.73%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 52 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 50 (36.50%) Cisco
3 43 (31.39%) F5
4 32 (23.36%) VMware
5 30 (21.90%) CheckPoint
6 22 (16.06%) Red Hat
7 21 (15.33%) Oracle
8 18 (13.14%) IBM
9 15 (10.95%) Citrix
10 14 (10.22%) Juniper
10 14 (10.22%) SaltStack
11 12 (8.76%) SolarWinds
12 9 (6.57%) Riverbed
12 9 (6.57%) HP
13 6 (4.38%) Sun
13 6 (4.38%) Brocade
14 5 (3.65%) CA
15 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
16 3 (2.19%) Google
16 3 (2.19%) Avaya
Essex
IFDS
Posted: 23 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago