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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 288 295 308
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 979 909 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.98% 0.91% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 776 674 693
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
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
82690 82099 80780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.88% 82.43% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67995 65884 68117
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
London +17 438 £57,500 +6.48% 40
South East +65 281 £45,000 - 24
Yorkshire -69 79 £55,000 +57.14% 20
East of England +23 67 £46,000 +22.66% 5
North West -5 45 £40,000 -20.00% 11
South West -9 28 £35,250 -11.87% 9
West Midlands -59 19 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East Midlands +18 13 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North East - 4 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 923 (48.02%) Cisco
2 921 (47.92%) Firewall
3 767 (39.91%) Linux
4 732 (38.09%) Windows
5 627 (32.62%) VMware
6 541 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
7 511 (26.59%) F5
8 478 (24.87%) WAN
9 463 (24.09%) Microsoft
10 456 (23.73%) CCNP
11 444 (23.10%) DNS
12 441 (22.94%) TCP/IP
13 433 (22.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 407 (21.18%) VPN
15 394 (20.50%) LAN
16 384 (19.98%) SAN
17 374 (19.46%) SQL Server
18 350 (18.21%) Juniper
19 345 (17.95%) UNIX
20 344 (17.90%) MPLS
21 342 (17.79%) Clustering
22 340 (17.69%) CheckPoint
23 328 (17.07%) ITIL
24 322 (16.75%) BGP
25 321 (16.70%) SQL
26 308 (16.02%) Cisco ASA
27 305 (15.87%) IIS
28 292 (15.19%) Finance
29 291 (15.14%) Active Directory
30 281 (14.62%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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
1 305 (15.87%) IIS
2 275 (14.31%) Apache
3 185 (9.63%) Tomcat
4 148 (7.70%) MS Exchange
5 88 (4.58%) WebLogic
6 85 (4.42%) JBoss
7 73 (3.80%) SharePoint
8 65 (3.38%) nginx
9 50 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (2.24%) Lync
10 43 (2.24%) OpenStack
10 43 (2.24%) WebSphere
11 39 (2.03%) GlassFish
12 36 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
13 32 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
14 28 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (1.25%) CMS
16 17 (0.88%) Node.js
17 16 (0.83%) Jetty
17 16 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 168 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.71%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.46%) MS Office
4 11 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (2.34%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.52%) Sophis RISQUE
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.16%) Agresso
7 3 (0.16%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.052%) RMDS
9 1 (0.052%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 114 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
4 41 (2.13%) IaaS
5 37 (1.93%) SaaS
6 36 (1.87%) Amazon S3
7 30 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (1.46%) Office 365
9 26 (1.35%) PaaS
10 15 (0.78%) IBM SmartCloud
11 10 (0.52%) GitHub
11 10 (0.52%) Heroku
11 10 (0.52%) Engine Yard
12 6 (0.31%) Joyent
12 6 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.21%) Route 53
13 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.10%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 921 (47.92%) Firewall
2 478 (24.87%) WAN
3 444 (23.10%) DNS
4 441 (22.94%) TCP/IP
5 407 (21.18%) VPN
6 394 (20.50%) LAN
7 384 (19.98%) SAN
8 344 (17.90%) MPLS
9 322 (16.75%) BGP
10 308 (16.02%) Cisco ASA
11 269 (14.00%) Network Security
12 261 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 244 (12.70%) OSPF
14 203 (10.56%) Internet
15 196 (10.20%) Wireless
16 177 (9.21%) EIGRP
17 172 (8.95%) VLAN
18 166 (8.64%) SMTP
19 158 (8.22%) HTTP
20 149 (7.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 249 (12.96%) MySQL
3 81 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 71 (3.69%) Oracle Database
5 67 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 56 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (2.34%) Oracle Discoverer
9 43 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 39 (2.03%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.51%) Data Mining
12 28 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (1.30%) OLTP
14 25 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
15 21 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
16 20 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
16 20 (1.04%) OLAP
16 20 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 119 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 93 (4.84%) Subversion
3 54 (2.81%) JIRA
4 53 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 32 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 27 (1.40%) Maven
7 26 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 23 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 21 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (1.09%) JUnit
9 21 (1.09%) NetBeans
10 17 (0.88%) StarTeam
10 17 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 16 (0.83%) Mercurial
12 15 (0.78%) Hudson
13 12 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.42%) LoadRunner
16 7 (0.36%) JMeter
16 7 (0.36%) NeoLoad
General
1 292 (15.19%) Finance
2 109 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 69 (3.59%) Games
4 63 (3.28%) Banking
5 60 (3.12%) Marketing
6 59 (3.07%) Advertising
7 29 (1.51%) Publishing
8 27 (1.40%) Retail
9 23 (1.20%) Law
10 20 (1.04%) Legal
10 20 (1.04%) Back Office
11 15 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.57%) Electronics
14 7 (0.36%) Billing
15 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.31%) French Language
16 5 (0.26%) iGaming
16 5 (0.26%) Front Office
17 2 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 405 (21.07%) Network Engineer
2 237 (12.33%) Architect
3 186 (9.68%) Administrator
4 154 (8.01%) Consultant
5 150 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
6 127 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 105 (5.46%) Developer
8 103 (5.36%) Support Engineer
9 102 (5.31%) Senior Network Engineer
10 96 (4.99%) Analyst
11 82 (4.27%) Network Consultant
12 73 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
13 70 (3.64%) DBA
14 69 (3.59%) Technical Architect
15 65 (3.38%) Linux Administrator
16 63 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
17 61 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 58 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
19 56 (2.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 54 (2.81%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (8.53%) .NET
2 150 (7.80%) Web Services
3 130 (6.76%) CSS
4 126 (6.56%) HTML
5 86 (4.47%) LAMP
6 81 (4.21%) Middleware
7 80 (4.16%) XML
8 63 (3.28%) J2EE
9 55 (2.86%) jQuery
10 52 (2.71%) JMS
11 49 (2.55%) RESTful
12 48 (2.50%) .NET Framework
13 47 (2.45%) HTML5
13 47 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
14 38 (1.98%) SOAP
15 35 (1.82%) Spring
16 34 (1.77%) JSON
17 33 (1.72%) Ajax
18 30 (1.56%) ASP.NET
18 30 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 342 (17.79%) Clustering
2 110 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (4.89%) Replication
4 67 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 42 (2.19%) Open Source
7 34 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 34 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.56%) Streaming Video
8 30 (1.56%) IPTV
9 27 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 27 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
10 19 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 18 (0.94%) CESG
12 15 (0.78%) Statistics
12 15 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.78%) Blackberry
12 15 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 15 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (0.73%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 767 (39.91%) Linux
2 732 (38.09%) Windows
3 345 (17.95%) UNIX
4 220 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 204 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 145 (7.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 129 (6.71%) Solaris
8 125 (6.50%) CentOS
9 117 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 78 (4.06%) Ubuntu
11 62 (3.23%) Debian
12 51 (2.65%) HPUX
13 32 (1.66%) AIX
14 19 (0.99%) Android
14 19 (0.99%) Apple iOS
15 18 (0.94%) SUSE
16 16 (0.83%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.42%) Fedora
18 7 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (17.07%) ITIL
2 197 (10.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 174 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
4 171 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (7.91%) E-Commerce
6 141 (7.34%) Project Management
7 138 (7.18%) Migration
8 136 (7.08%) DevOps
9 135 (7.02%) Network Design
10 113 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
11 108 (5.62%) Configuration Management
12 89 (4.63%) Network Management
13 83 (4.32%) High Availability
14 81 (4.21%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (4.06%) Network Monitoring
16 75 (3.90%) Network Architecture
16 75 (3.90%) Service Management
17 74 (3.85%) Business Continuity
18 73 (3.80%) Service Delivery
19 72 (3.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 321 (16.70%) SQL
2 275 (14.31%) Perl
3 220 (11.45%) Java
4 195 (10.15%) Bash Shell
5 174 (9.05%) Python
6 147 (7.65%) PHP
7 127 (6.61%) PowerShell
8 121 (6.30%) JavaScript
9 101 (5.25%) Ruby
10 78 (4.06%) C#
11 74 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 34 (1.77%) C++
13 30 (1.56%) Korn
14 25 (1.30%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.25%) C
16 23 (1.20%) ActionScript
16 23 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
17 22 (1.14%) T-SQL
18 11 (0.57%) VBScript
18 11 (0.57%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 541 (28.15%) Cisco Certification
2 456 (23.73%) CCNP
3 207 (10.77%) CCNA
4 193 (10.04%) Degree
5 149 (7.75%) CCIE
6 115 (5.98%) Security Cleared
7 90 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 83 (4.32%) CCDP
8 83 (4.32%) CCSE
9 81 (4.21%) MCSE
10 79 (4.11%) SC Cleared
11 59 (3.07%) CCSA
12 49 (2.55%) VCP4
13 47 (2.45%) DV Cleared
14 45 (2.34%) CISSP
15 42 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (1.30%) JNCIP
16 25 (1.30%) CCSP
17 24 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (1.25%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.79%) SLA
2 55 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 45 (2.34%) QA
4 20 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.94%) WAI
6 7 (0.36%) COBIT
7 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.052%) HL7
8 1 (0.052%) FATCA
System Software
1 433 (22.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 291 (15.14%) Active Directory
3 132 (6.87%) Hyper-V
4 98 (5.10%) vSphere
5 96 (4.99%) VMware ESX
6 76 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
7 55 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (2.55%) NFS
9 47 (2.45%) Firmware
10 41 (2.13%) XenServer
11 37 (1.93%) UAG
12 35 (1.82%) Xen
13 32 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
14 28 (1.46%) vCloud
15 27 (1.40%) Postfix
15 27 (1.40%) Sendmail
16 25 (1.30%) ISA Server
17 23 (1.20%) KVM
18 22 (1.14%) Varnish
19 20 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 189 (9.83%) Puppet
2 140 (7.28%) Nagios
3 120 (6.24%) Opscode Chef
4 87 (4.53%) SCOM
5 56 (2.91%) SCCM
6 49 (2.55%) NetBackup
7 45 (2.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 44 (2.29%) CiscoWorks
9 37 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 34 (1.77%) WSUS
10 34 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
11 32 (1.66%) Cisco Prime
12 31 (1.61%) Cacti
13 30 (1.56%) Icinga
14 29 (1.51%) Ansible
15 25 (1.30%) FortiGate
15 25 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 25 (1.30%) Legato
16 23 (1.20%) SELinux
17 21 (1.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 923 (48.02%) Cisco
2 627 (32.62%) VMware
3 511 (26.59%) F5
4 463 (24.09%) Microsoft
5 350 (18.21%) Juniper
6 340 (17.69%) CheckPoint
7 281 (14.62%) Red Hat
8 261 (13.58%) HP
9 249 (12.96%) Oracle
10 237 (12.33%) Citrix
11 151 (7.86%) SolarWinds
12 102 (5.31%) NetApp
13 92 (4.79%) Riverbed
14 74 (3.85%) Symantec
15 73 (3.80%) IBM
16 62 (3.23%) EMC
17 56 (2.91%) Dell
17 56 (2.91%) Veritas
18 50 (2.60%) Sun
18 50 (2.60%) Fortinet
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32k - £38k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ITV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago