The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 207 204 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 56 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 0.69% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.91% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 52
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6243 5802 6362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.29% 75.93% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5107 4856 5391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Balancing
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +24 17 £39,000 -2.50%
Hertfordshire -13 15 £32,750 -48.62% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £47,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +3 11 £35,000 -46.15%
Essex -23 2 - -
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (60.00%) Windows
2 49 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 49 (44.55%) VMware
3 47 (42.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
5 38 (34.55%) TCP/IP
6 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (33.64%) Finance
7 34 (30.91%) Firewall
8 32 (29.09%) Linux
9 29 (26.36%) Cisco
10 28 (25.45%) Clustering
11 27 (24.55%) Citrix
12 26 (23.64%) IIS
13 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
14 24 (21.82%) MS Exchange
15 23 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
17 21 (19.09%) Risk Management
18 20 (18.18%) Python
18 20 (18.18%) DNS
18 20 (18.18%) Bash Shell
19 19 (17.27%) Puppet
19 19 (17.27%) Java
20 18 (16.36%) Perl
20 18 (16.36%) OSPF
20 18 (16.36%) Technical Architecture
21 17 (15.45%) Problem Management
21 17 (15.45%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (23.64%) IIS
2 24 (21.82%) MS Exchange
3 16 (14.55%) SharePoint
4 13 (11.82%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.45%) nginx
6 6 (5.45%) Apache
7 5 (4.55%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.82%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.91%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.91%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
3 4 (3.64%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) FastVal
1 11 (10.00%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.73%) Office 365
3 3 (2.73%) Route 53
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.91%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.91%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.55%) TCP/IP
2 34 (30.91%) Firewall
3 20 (18.18%) DNS
4 18 (16.36%) OSPF
5 16 (14.55%) BGP
6 15 (13.64%) MPLS
6 15 (13.64%) SAN
6 15 (13.64%) Wireshark
7 13 (11.82%) VPN
7 13 (11.82%) WAN
8 12 (10.91%) LAN
8 12 (10.91%) LDAP
9 10 (9.09%) NAS
10 9 (8.18%) HTTP
10 9 (8.18%) Network Security
11 8 (7.27%) SSL
11 8 (7.27%) NetScaler
12 6 (5.45%) DHCP
12 6 (5.45%) EIGRP
12 6 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.45%) MySQL
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.64%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (2.73%) TKPROF
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.45%) Subversion
3 4 (3.64%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.73%) Maven
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (33.64%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.64%) Back Office
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Administrator
2 14 (12.73%) Network Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Server Support
4 12 (10.91%) SharePoint Administrator
4 12 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Support Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Server Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Citrix Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) Citrix Server Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.64%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) J2EE
2 6 (5.45%) Web Services
2 6 (5.45%) WSH
3 5 (4.55%) Middleware
4 4 (3.64%) JSON
4 4 (3.64%) jQuery
5 2 (1.82%) COM
5 2 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Clustering
2 12 (10.91%) Grid Computing
3 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (3.64%) Replication
5 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.82%) PKI
6 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.91%) SecurID
7 1 (0.91%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 66 (60.00%) Windows
2 37 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.09%) Linux
4 15 (13.64%) UNIX
5 9 (8.18%) Debian
6 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.64%) Solaris
8 3 (2.73%) FreeBSD
8 3 (2.73%) SUSE
8 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.73%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.91%) VMS
10 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (19.09%) Risk Management
3 18 (16.36%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (15.45%) Problem Management
4 17 (15.45%) ITIL
5 16 (14.55%) Change Control
6 14 (12.73%) Incident Management
6 14 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.36%) Change Management
8 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.45%) Validation
8 6 (5.45%) Project Management
9 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.55%) Time Management
10 4 (3.64%) High Availability
10 4 (3.64%) SIEM
10 4 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.64%) Logistics
10 4 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) Python
1 20 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 19 (17.27%) Java
3 18 (16.36%) Perl
4 8 (7.27%) SQL
5 5 (4.55%) PHP
5 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) Korn
8 1 (0.91%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.64%) CCNP
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.09%) CCIE
5 8 (7.27%) Degree
6 7 (6.36%) MCSE
7 4 (3.64%) CCSE
7 4 (3.64%) CCSA
7 4 (3.64%) CCDP
8 3 (2.73%) CCNA
8 3 (2.73%) RHCE
8 3 (2.73%) MCP
8 3 (2.73%) MCITP
8 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.73%) VCP5
8 3 (2.73%) VCP4
9 2 (1.82%) MCTS
9 2 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.91%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.91%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 47 (42.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.55%) UAG
5 4 (3.64%) Corosync
5 4 (3.64%) Squid
6 3 (2.73%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.73%) vSphere
7 2 (1.82%) NFS
7 2 (1.82%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.91%) vCloud
8 1 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (17.27%) Puppet
2 17 (15.45%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.64%) SCCM
4 2 (1.82%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.82%) SCOM
4 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.91%) WSUS
5 1 (0.91%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (44.55%) VMware
2 43 (39.09%) Microsoft
3 29 (26.36%) Cisco
4 27 (24.55%) Citrix
5 12 (10.91%) Juniper
6 11 (10.00%) SunGard
7 8 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.27%) F5
8 6 (5.45%) Oracle
9 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.73%) HP
10 3 (2.73%) Sophos
10 3 (2.73%) IBM
10 3 (2.73%) Sun
10 3 (2.73%) Sybase
10 3 (2.73%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.73%) Crossbeam
10 3 (2.73%) Perforce
11 2 (1.82%) JBoss
11 2 (1.82%) Lotus
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