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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 191 208 220
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 62 33 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.47% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.60% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 60
Average salary £43,500 £42,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.95% -15.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
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
6066 5529 6949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.62% 77.99% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4826 4683 5889
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 £60,000 £63,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £53,750 +13.15% 3
Bedfordshire -8 12 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Essex -2 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Hertfordshire -12 9 £47,500 +40.74% 3
Load Balancing
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 52 (48.60%) Windows
3 45 (42.06%) VMware
4 44 (41.12%) Firewall
5 40 (37.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (36.45%) IIS
6 39 (36.45%) Active Directory
7 38 (35.51%) Cisco
8 34 (31.78%) TCP/IP
9 32 (29.91%) Finance
10 31 (28.97%) WAN
11 29 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
13 25 (23.36%) DNS
13 25 (23.36%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (22.43%) CCNP
15 23 (21.50%) BGP
15 23 (21.50%) OSPF
15 23 (21.50%) Linux
15 23 (21.50%) Clustering
16 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
16 22 (20.56%) LAN
16 22 (20.56%) SharePoint
16 22 (20.56%) SAN
17 20 (18.69%) Wireshark
18 19 (17.76%) SharePoint Server
18 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
19 18 (16.82%) Citrix
20 17 (15.89%) Disaster Recovery
20 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (36.45%) IIS
2 22 (20.56%) SharePoint
3 19 (17.76%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange
5 8 (7.48%) Apache
6 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.61%) nginx
8 4 (3.74%) GlassFish
8 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
8 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.80%) iPlanet
9 3 (2.80%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.93%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.15%) MS Office
3 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.74%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SunGard APT
1 2 (1.87%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.67%) Office 365
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.80%) Route 53
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (2.80%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.12%) Firewall
2 34 (31.78%) TCP/IP
3 31 (28.97%) WAN
4 25 (23.36%) DNS
5 23 (21.50%) OSPF
5 23 (21.50%) BGP
6 22 (20.56%) SAN
6 22 (20.56%) LAN
7 20 (18.69%) Wireshark
8 16 (14.95%) MPLS
9 15 (14.02%) VPN
9 15 (14.02%) Network Security
10 13 (12.15%) NAS
11 11 (10.28%) SSL
12 9 (8.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (7.48%) HTTP
13 8 (7.48%) DHCP
14 7 (6.54%) EIGRP
14 7 (6.54%) Multicast
14 7 (6.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) MySQL
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.67%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.74%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.61%) Subversion
3 5 (4.67%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.80%) Maven
4 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (29.91%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Back Office
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (22.43%) Administrator
2 17 (15.89%) Architect
2 17 (15.89%) SharePoint Administrator
3 16 (14.95%) Network Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Network Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (7.48%) Server Support
6 8 (7.48%) Network Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.61%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) Middleware
2 6 (5.61%) Web Services
2 6 (5.61%) WSH
3 5 (4.67%) JSON
3 5 (4.67%) jQuery
4 2 (1.87%) .NET
4 2 (1.87%) J2EE
4 2 (1.87%) COM
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.93%) LAMP
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) Clustering
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.67%) Replication
3 5 (4.67%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.87%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.87%) SecurID
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.60%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 22 (20.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.02%) UNIX
5 8 (7.48%) Debian
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.80%) CentOS
9 3 (2.80%) SUSE
9 3 (2.80%) FreeBSD
9 3 (2.80%) Solaris
10 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (15.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (14.02%) ITIL
4 11 (10.28%) Risk Management
5 8 (7.48%) Identity Management
5 8 (7.48%) Asset Management
5 8 (7.48%) Benchmarking
5 8 (7.48%) SIEM
5 8 (7.48%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (7.48%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (6.54%) Change Control
6 7 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (6.54%) Project Management
6 7 (6.54%) Validation
7 6 (5.61%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.67%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.67%) Logistics
8 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.15%) Bash Shell
2 10 (9.35%) Perl
2 10 (9.35%) Python
3 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.54%) PHP
5 5 (4.67%) SQL
6 4 (3.74%) Java
7 3 (2.80%) Korn
7 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.87%) VBScript
8 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) Jython
Qualifications
1 29 (27.10%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (22.43%) CCNP
3 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.48%) CCIE
4 8 (7.48%) Degree
5 6 (5.61%) MCSE
5 6 (5.61%) CCDA
6 5 (4.67%) CCDP
6 5 (4.67%) CCSP
7 4 (3.74%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (3.74%) CCSA
7 4 (3.74%) CCSE
8 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.80%) RHCE
8 3 (2.80%) CCNA
8 3 (2.80%) VCP4
8 3 (2.80%) VCP5
8 3 (2.80%) MCP
8 3 (2.80%) MCITP
9 2 (1.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
1 4 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 40 (37.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (36.45%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.21%) vSphere
5 5 (4.67%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.67%) Squid
5 5 (4.67%) Corosync
6 4 (3.74%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.80%) Sendmail
7 3 (2.80%) UAG
7 3 (2.80%) vCloud
8 2 (1.87%) NFS
8 2 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Puppet
2 9 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.67%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.74%) SCCM
5 3 (2.80%) Ansible
6 2 (1.87%) SCOM
6 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.87%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.93%) WSUS
7 1 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 53 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.06%) VMware
3 38 (35.51%) Cisco
4 18 (16.82%) Citrix
5 16 (14.95%) F5
6 15 (14.02%) Juniper
7 11 (10.28%) CheckPoint
7 11 (10.28%) HP
8 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.54%) IBM
9 7 (6.54%) Oracle
10 4 (3.74%) JBoss
10 4 (3.74%) Dell
11 3 (2.80%) Lotus
11 3 (2.80%) Perforce
11 3 (2.80%) Sophos
11 3 (2.80%) SaltStack
11 3 (2.80%) Crossbeam
12 2 (1.87%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.87%) Aruba
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