The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 314 373 356
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -17
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 915 658 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.80% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 721 515 649
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Load Balancing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87519 82414 85838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.55% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 71255 68412 72904
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,673
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the England region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in England

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in England

Load Balancing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
London +42 389 £55,000 - 35
Yorkshire +37 173 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South East +17 168 £48,000 +6.66% 19
West Midlands +26 60 £40,000 -14.43% 7
East of England -6 53 £49,500 +16.47% 3
North West -2 46 £60,000 +50.00% 9
South West -25 20 £27,500 -31.25% 9
East Midlands -12 5 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 874 (44.48%) Firewall
2 847 (43.10%) Cisco
3 731 (37.20%) Windows
4 726 (36.95%) Linux
5 636 (32.37%) VMware
6 622 (31.65%) DNS
7 591 (30.08%) TCP/IP
8 490 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 488 (24.83%) F5
10 483 (24.58%) Cisco Certification
11 432 (21.98%) Microsoft
12 407 (20.71%) Clustering
13 401 (20.41%) CCNP
14 398 (20.25%) VPN
15 388 (19.75%) ITIL
16 386 (19.64%) Juniper
17 379 (19.29%) WAN
18 374 (19.03%) SAN
19 373 (18.98%) Active Directory
20 366 (18.63%) MPLS
21 345 (17.56%) Apache
22 343 (17.46%) Finance
23 337 (17.15%) IIS
24 334 (17.00%) LAN
25 332 (16.90%) Perl
26 316 (16.08%) MySQL
27 311 (15.83%) UNIX
28 309 (15.73%) CheckPoint
29 304 (15.47%) BGP
30 302 (15.37%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 345 (17.56%) Apache
2 337 (17.15%) IIS
3 210 (10.69%) MS Exchange
4 193 (9.82%) Tomcat
5 107 (5.45%) JBoss
6 95 (4.83%) WebLogic
7 94 (4.78%) Lync
8 90 (4.58%) SharePoint
9 89 (4.53%) nginx
10 76 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
11 56 (2.85%) Drupal
12 52 (2.65%) CMS
13 44 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 35 (1.78%) WebSphere
15 31 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
16 29 (1.48%) Jetty
17 26 (1.32%) OpenStack
18 25 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
19 23 (1.17%) Node.js
19 23 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 179 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 40 (2.04%) MS Office
4 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.051%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.41%) Optimost
5 4 (0.20%) Compiere
5 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.10%) RMDS
7 2 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.051%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (2.34%) Office 365
5 44 (2.24%) SaaS
5 44 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 23 (1.17%) IaaS
8 22 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
9 11 (0.56%) Joyent
9 11 (0.56%) PaaS
10 7 (0.36%) Route 53
11 6 (0.31%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
12 5 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.051%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.051%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 874 (44.48%) Firewall
2 622 (31.65%) DNS
3 591 (30.08%) TCP/IP
4 398 (20.25%) VPN
5 379 (19.29%) WAN
6 374 (19.03%) SAN
7 366 (18.63%) MPLS
8 334 (17.00%) LAN
9 304 (15.47%) BGP
10 285 (14.50%) OSPF
11 277 (14.10%) Internet
12 223 (11.35%) SMTP
13 219 (11.15%) DHCP
14 210 (10.69%) Cisco ASA
15 203 (10.33%) Network Security
16 189 (9.62%) NAS
17 183 (9.31%) HTTP
18 175 (8.91%) EIGRP
19 174 (8.85%) SSL
20 157 (7.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (16.08%) MySQL
2 269 (13.69%) SQL Server
3 94 (4.78%) Oracle Database
4 64 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 59 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 59 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 50 (2.54%) Redis
7 41 (2.09%) Oracle Discoverer
8 40 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 38 (1.93%) DB2
11 37 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
12 36 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
14 28 (1.42%) RDBMS
15 27 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
15 27 (1.37%) OLAP
16 26 (1.32%) OLTP
16 26 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
17 25 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 95 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 81 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 57 (2.90%) Subversion
4 33 (1.68%) JIRA
5 27 (1.37%) Maven
6 16 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 15 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (0.71%) Hudson
9 11 (0.56%) Mercurial
10 8 (0.41%) NeoLoad
11 5 (0.25%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.15%) Selenium
12 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.15%) JUnit
13 2 (0.10%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.10%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.10%) StarTeam
14 1 (0.051%) VisualVM
General
1 343 (17.46%) Finance
2 137 (6.97%) Telecoms
3 53 (2.70%) Banking
4 39 (1.98%) Games
5 34 (1.73%) Publishing
5 34 (1.73%) Marketing
6 33 (1.68%) Legal
7 32 (1.63%) Law
8 28 (1.42%) Advertising
8 28 (1.42%) Back Office
9 27 (1.37%) Retail
10 12 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.41%) Electronics
12 8 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.25%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.20%) Front Office
14 4 (0.20%) French Language
14 4 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 367 (18.68%) Network Engineer
2 260 (13.23%) Administrator
3 234 (11.91%) Architect
4 148 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
5 137 (6.97%) Senior Network Engineer
6 131 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 129 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 90 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
9 89 (4.53%) Consultant
10 88 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
11 83 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
12 75 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 74 (3.77%) Security Engineer
13 74 (3.77%) DBA
14 70 (3.56%) Analyst
15 67 (3.41%) Technical Architect
15 67 (3.41%) Support Engineer
16 65 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
17 62 (3.16%) Developer
18 61 (3.10%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (5.70%) .NET
2 107 (5.45%) Middleware
3 91 (4.63%) CSS
4 88 (4.48%) Web Services
5 84 (4.27%) HTML
6 76 (3.87%) LAMP
7 67 (3.41%) XML
8 45 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
9 40 (2.04%) J2EE
9 40 (2.04%) jQuery
10 39 (1.98%) SOAP
11 35 (1.78%) HTML5
11 35 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
12 31 (1.58%) ASP.NET
13 27 (1.37%) Ajax
14 24 (1.22%) RESTful
15 23 (1.17%) CSS3
16 21 (1.07%) MSMQ
17 20 (1.02%) Spring
17 20 (1.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 407 (20.71%) Clustering
2 130 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 71 (3.61%) Replication
5 66 (3.36%) Open Source
6 64 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 64 (3.26%) Blackberry
7 59 (3.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 50 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.88%) PKI
10 31 (1.58%) Statistics
11 30 (1.53%) Digital Media
12 28 (1.42%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.32%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.27%) CMDB
15 18 (0.92%) N-Tier
16 16 (0.81%) IBM XIV
17 15 (0.76%) Social Media
17 15 (0.76%) SecurID
18 14 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 731 (37.20%) Windows
2 726 (36.95%) Linux
3 311 (15.83%) UNIX
4 245 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 214 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 158 (8.04%) CentOS
7 146 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 137 (6.97%) Ubuntu
9 135 (6.87%) Solaris
10 114 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 65 (3.31%) HPUX
11 65 (3.31%) Debian
12 37 (1.88%) AIX
13 33 (1.68%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.66%) Fedora
14 13 (0.66%) FreeBSD
15 12 (0.61%) OpenBSD
16 11 (0.56%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.56%) Apple iOS
16 11 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (19.75%) ITIL
2 236 (12.01%) E-Commerce
3 198 (10.08%) Performance Tuning
4 141 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 139 (7.07%) DevOps
6 131 (6.67%) Change Management
7 126 (6.41%) Project Management
8 122 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (4.94%) Service Delivery
10 88 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
11 84 (4.27%) Incident Management
12 82 (4.17%) Network Design
13 81 (4.12%) Mentoring
14 75 (3.82%) Network Management
14 75 (3.82%) Service Management
15 71 (3.61%) Configuration Management
16 69 (3.51%) Capacity Management
17 67 (3.41%) TOGAF
18 64 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
19 62 (3.16%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 332 (16.90%) Perl
2 276 (14.05%) Java
3 243 (12.37%) SQL
4 235 (11.96%) Bash Shell
5 203 (10.33%) Python
6 172 (8.75%) PHP
7 153 (7.79%) PowerShell
8 140 (7.12%) Ruby
9 97 (4.94%) JavaScript
10 96 (4.89%) Shell Script
11 37 (1.88%) C
12 33 (1.68%) C#
13 25 (1.27%) C++
14 24 (1.22%) VB.NET
15 18 (0.92%) VBScript
16 15 (0.76%) Tcl
16 15 (0.76%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.66%) T-SQL
18 12 (0.61%) PHP5
19 5 (0.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 483 (24.58%) Cisco Certification
2 401 (20.41%) CCNP
3 202 (10.28%) CCNA
4 164 (8.35%) Degree
5 157 (7.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 150 (7.63%) CCIE
7 146 (7.43%) MCSE
8 91 (4.63%) Security Cleared
9 77 (3.92%) SC Cleared
10 59 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 56 (2.85%) MCSA
11 56 (2.85%) MCITP
12 45 (2.29%) CCSP
13 41 (2.09%) CCSA
14 40 (2.04%) DV Cleared
15 39 (1.98%) CCSE
16 38 (1.93%) JNCIA
17 35 (1.78%) CISSP
18 25 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
18 25 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.50%) PCI DSS
2 102 (5.19%) SLA
3 29 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.17%) QA
5 13 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.61%) WAI
7 5 (0.25%) WCAG
8 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 490 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 373 (18.98%) Active Directory
3 133 (6.77%) Hyper-V
4 116 (5.90%) VMware ESX
5 102 (5.19%) vSphere
6 75 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
7 74 (3.77%) UAG
8 68 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
9 46 (2.34%) Forefront TMG
10 45 (2.29%) NFS
11 43 (2.19%) KVM
12 38 (1.93%) ISA Server
13 37 (1.88%) XenDesktop
14 36 (1.83%) XenApp
15 34 (1.73%) Xen
16 33 (1.68%) Varnish
17 32 (1.63%) vCloud
18 25 (1.27%) Squid
19 18 (0.92%) Firmware
19 18 (0.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 258 (13.13%) Puppet
2 167 (8.50%) Nagios
3 142 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (4.58%) SCOM
5 76 (3.87%) Cacti
6 71 (3.61%) ZABBIX
7 54 (2.75%) SCCM
8 47 (2.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 40 (2.04%) CFEngine
10 36 (1.83%) Ansible
11 35 (1.78%) CiscoWorks
12 32 (1.63%) Salt
13 31 (1.58%) Zenoss
13 31 (1.58%) NetBackup
14 28 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
15 27 (1.37%) FortiGate
16 21 (1.07%) Opsview
17 20 (1.02%) Munin
18 19 (0.97%) WSUS
18 19 (0.97%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 847 (43.10%) Cisco
2 636 (32.37%) VMware
3 488 (24.83%) F5
4 432 (21.98%) Microsoft
5 386 (19.64%) Juniper
6 309 (15.73%) CheckPoint
7 302 (15.37%) Red Hat
8 262 (13.33%) Oracle
9 211 (10.74%) Citrix
10 191 (9.72%) HP
11 135 (6.87%) NetApp
12 115 (5.85%) IBM
13 92 (4.68%) EMC
14 54 (2.75%) Dell
14 54 (2.75%) Riverbed
14 54 (2.75%) SolarWinds
15 51 (2.60%) Blue Coat
16 48 (2.44%) Sun
17 45 (2.29%) Veritas
18 43 (2.19%) Symantec
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great package and bonuses
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ealing, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The Car Finance Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Huddlebuy Ltd
Salary: £excellent + share options + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago