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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 197 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 56 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.79% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.99% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 33
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,300 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
5928 6275 5720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 82.22% 80.44% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 5073 4822
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +25 19 £40,000 -8.04% 5
Bedfordshire +8 18 £31,000 -17.33%
Essex +2 11 £53,750 -
Hertfordshire -5 8 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (50.70%) Firewall
2 65 (45.77%) Cisco
3 59 (41.55%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (40.14%) CCNP
5 55 (38.73%) LAN
6 48 (33.80%) WAN
7 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
7 46 (32.39%) Data Centre
8 45 (31.69%) Linux
9 42 (29.58%) Windows
9 42 (29.58%) VMware
9 42 (29.58%) F5
10 40 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 36 (25.35%) CheckPoint
11 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (23.24%) Clustering
12 33 (23.24%) Perl
12 33 (23.24%) DNS
13 31 (21.83%) TCP/IP
14 30 (21.13%) BGP
15 29 (20.42%) UNIX
15 29 (20.42%) Network Security
15 29 (20.42%) Bash Shell
15 29 (20.42%) CCSA
16 28 (19.72%) CCDP
17 27 (19.01%) Active Directory
17 27 (19.01%) Apache
17 27 (19.01%) OSPF
18 25 (17.61%) CCNA
18 25 (17.61%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (19.01%) Apache
2 20 (14.08%) Tomcat
3 16 (11.27%) WebLogic
4 10 (7.04%) IIS
4 10 (7.04%) JBoss
5 8 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.63%) GlassFish
5 8 (5.63%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.23%) Lync
6 6 (4.23%) WordPress
6 6 (4.23%) nginx
6 6 (4.23%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.15%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.23%) MS Office
4 2 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Magento
2 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.63%) IBM SmartCloud
2 8 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (50.70%) Firewall
2 55 (38.73%) LAN
3 48 (33.80%) WAN
4 40 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 33 (23.24%) DNS
6 31 (21.83%) TCP/IP
7 30 (21.13%) BGP
8 29 (20.42%) Network Security
9 27 (19.01%) OSPF
10 23 (16.20%) Spanning Tree
11 22 (15.49%) SAN
12 20 (14.08%) VPN
13 15 (10.56%) DHCP
13 15 (10.56%) Wireshark
13 15 (10.56%) tcpdump
14 14 (9.86%) LDAP
15 12 (8.45%) FTP
15 12 (8.45%) BIG-IP
16 10 (7.04%) SSH
16 10 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) MySQL
3 8 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.52%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.63%) Subversion
3 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Games
3 4 (2.82%) Marketing
3 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Network Engineer
2 23 (16.20%) Administrator
3 22 (15.49%) Consultant
4 19 (13.38%) Network Consultant
5 17 (11.97%) Architect
5 17 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (11.97%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (10.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (9.15%) Security Consultant
7 13 (9.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (9.15%) Network Security Consultant
8 12 (8.45%) Analyst
9 11 (7.75%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (6.34%) UNIX Administrator
10 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 8 (5.63%) Automation Engineer
12 7 (4.93%) Network Manager
13 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 6 (4.23%) Technical Architect
14 5 (3.52%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Web Services
2 8 (5.63%) J2EE
2 8 (5.63%) J2SE
3 6 (4.23%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 6 (4.23%) LAMP
4 4 (2.82%) JSON
4 4 (2.82%) RESTful
4 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (2.82%) Twisted
4 4 (2.82%) XML
4 4 (2.82%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.82%) WSDL
4 4 (2.82%) Middleware
4 4 (2.82%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (32.39%) Data Centre
2 33 (23.24%) Clustering
3 17 (11.97%) Replication
4 5 (3.52%) Online Games
4 5 (3.52%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.82%) EFT
6 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.69%) Linux
2 42 (29.58%) Windows
3 29 (20.42%) UNIX
4 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.45%) Solaris
7 10 (7.04%) Windows 2000
8 8 (5.63%) Debian
8 8 (5.63%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (5.63%) CentOS
9 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.82%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.90%) ITIL
2 21 (14.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (14.79%) Network Management
3 18 (12.68%) Network Design
4 17 (11.97%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (10.56%) Change Management
6 13 (9.15%) OO
7 12 (8.45%) DevOps
8 11 (7.75%) Project Management
9 10 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.34%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (6.34%) Time Management
11 8 (5.63%) OWASP
11 8 (5.63%) Multithreading
11 8 (5.63%) UML
11 8 (5.63%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.63%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.24%) Perl
2 29 (20.42%) Bash Shell
3 20 (14.08%) PowerShell
4 18 (12.68%) Python
5 17 (11.97%) SQL
6 12 (8.45%) VBScript
6 12 (8.45%) PHP
7 10 (7.04%) Java
8 9 (6.34%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.63%) Korn
10 5 (3.52%) C#
11 4 (2.82%) AWK
12 2 (1.41%) Ruby
12 2 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (41.55%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (40.14%) CCNP
3 29 (20.42%) CCSA
4 28 (19.72%) CCDP
5 25 (17.61%) CCNA
6 24 (16.90%) CCSE
7 13 (9.15%) Check Point Certification
8 6 (4.23%) CCDA
9 5 (3.52%) CCIE
9 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.11%) MCSE
11 2 (1.41%) RHCE
11 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.41%) LPIC
11 2 (1.41%) Degree
12 1 (0.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (19.01%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.86%) vSphere
4 12 (8.45%) VMware ESX
5 10 (7.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (7.04%) XenApp
5 10 (7.04%) XenServer
6 8 (5.63%) vCloud
6 8 (5.63%) iptables
7 6 (4.23%) Varnish
7 6 (4.23%) Sendmail
8 5 (3.52%) Xen
8 5 (3.52%) KVM
9 4 (2.82%) Docker
9 4 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.82%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.41%) Postfix
10 2 (1.41%) Firmware
11 1 (0.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Puppet
2 10 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.63%) Ansible
4 6 (4.23%) cPanel
4 6 (4.23%) Cacti
4 6 (4.23%) Nagios
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.82%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.41%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.41%) WSUS
6 2 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (45.77%) Cisco
2 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
3 42 (29.58%) VMware
3 42 (29.58%) F5
4 36 (25.35%) CheckPoint
5 24 (16.90%) Red Hat
5 24 (16.90%) Oracle
6 22 (15.49%) Citrix
7 16 (11.27%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.75%) Juniper
9 10 (7.04%) IBM
9 10 (7.04%) Sun
9 10 (7.04%) Riverbed
10 8 (5.63%) SaltStack
11 6 (4.23%) HP
12 5 (3.52%) Avaya
12 5 (3.52%) Nortel
12 5 (3.52%) Infoblox
12 5 (3.52%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.82%) Tripwire
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 25% package
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