The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 304 322 325
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 976 818 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.79% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.99% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 752 640 735
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Balancing
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -18 395 £52,500 - 38
South East +79 245 £45,000 -14.28% 11
Yorkshire +23 145 £40,000 +2.56% 8
West Midlands +29 58 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England -52 55 £40,000 -24.17% 6
North West -14 50 £50,000 +25.00% 4
South West -25 24 £38,500 -8.33% 5
East Midlands -44 14 £40,000 +23.07%
North East -7 2 £35,000 -
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Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 794 (43.89%) Firewall
2 725 (40.08%) Cisco
3 702 (38.81%) Linux
4 672 (37.15%) Windows
5 586 (32.39%) TCP/IP
6 574 (31.73%) VMware
7 536 (29.63%) DNS
8 451 (24.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 428 (23.66%) Microsoft
10 414 (22.89%) Clustering
11 406 (22.44%) WAN
12 370 (20.45%) LAN
13 369 (20.40%) Finance
14 368 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
15 354 (19.57%) UNIX
16 350 (19.35%) Active Directory
17 341 (18.85%) Perl
18 339 (18.74%) SAN
19 338 (18.68%) Java
20 332 (18.35%) Internet
21 329 (18.19%) BGP
22 312 (17.25%) MPLS
23 311 (17.19%) VPN
24 310 (17.14%) F5
25 305 (16.86%) Red Hat
26 301 (16.64%) OSPF
27 293 (16.20%) Juniper
27 293 (16.20%) SQL
28 282 (15.59%) HTTP
29 281 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 244 (13.49%) Apache
2 241 (13.32%) IIS
3 217 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 201 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 86 (4.75%) WebSphere
6 69 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 64 (3.54%) SharePoint
8 60 (3.32%) Jetty
9 46 (2.54%) nginx
10 44 (2.43%) Lync
11 39 (2.16%) CMS
12 25 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (1.33%) Node.js
14 21 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
14 21 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
15 20 (1.11%) GlassFish
15 20 (1.11%) Confluence
16 18 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 18 (1.00%) OpenStack
16 18 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 196 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.43%) MS Office
3 27 (1.49%) MS Project
4 26 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.61%) FastVal
1 11 (0.61%) SunGard APT
2 10 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.17%) RMDS
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.055%) Summit
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.055%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
2 61 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (2.82%) SaaS
5 37 (2.05%) Joyent
6 30 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 16 (0.88%) Heroku
7 16 (0.88%) Engine Yard
8 15 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
9 14 (0.77%) Office 365
10 11 (0.61%) IaaS
10 11 (0.61%) GitHub
11 5 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.055%) Route 53
13 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 794 (43.89%) Firewall
2 586 (32.39%) TCP/IP
3 536 (29.63%) DNS
4 406 (22.44%) WAN
5 370 (20.45%) LAN
6 339 (18.74%) SAN
7 332 (18.35%) Internet
8 329 (18.19%) BGP
9 312 (17.25%) MPLS
10 311 (17.19%) VPN
11 301 (16.64%) OSPF
12 282 (15.59%) HTTP
13 265 (14.65%) SSL
14 198 (10.95%) SMTP
15 194 (10.72%) Cisco ASA
16 188 (10.39%) EIGRP
17 186 (10.28%) DHCP
18 183 (10.12%) LDAP
19 171 (9.45%) NAS
20 163 (9.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 250 (13.82%) MySQL
3 91 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 87 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 71 (3.92%) MongoDB
6 65 (3.59%) Redis
7 58 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 48 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 43 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 40 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 37 (2.05%) MariaDB
13 27 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
14 21 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.83%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.66%) BODI
17 11 (0.61%) Big Data
18 10 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 96 (5.31%) Subversion
2 75 (4.15%) Git (software)
3 72 (3.98%) Jenkins
4 52 (2.87%) Maven
5 34 (1.88%) JIRA
6 32 (1.77%) Hudson
7 23 (1.27%) Ant
8 21 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 19 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.94%) FishEye
12 11 (0.61%) Visual Studio
13 10 (0.55%) Mercurial
14 9 (0.50%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.44%) Selenium
15 8 (0.44%) WebLOAD
15 8 (0.44%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.28%) Bugzilla
16 5 (0.28%) NetBeans
16 5 (0.28%) CruiseControl
General
1 369 (20.40%) Finance
2 94 (5.20%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.48%) Banking
4 35 (1.93%) Marketing
5 33 (1.82%) Publishing
5 33 (1.82%) Retail
6 29 (1.60%) Games
7 28 (1.55%) Advertising
8 24 (1.33%) Law
9 19 (1.05%) Back Office
10 18 (1.00%) Online Betting
10 18 (1.00%) Legal
11 11 (0.61%) Billing
12 7 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.33%) Automotive
14 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.055%) Electronics
15 1 (0.055%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.055%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 337 (18.63%) Network Engineer
2 231 (12.77%) Administrator
3 188 (10.39%) Architect
4 173 (9.56%) Linux Engineer
5 169 (9.34%) Systems Administrator
6 109 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 108 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
8 94 (5.20%) Consultant
9 84 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
10 81 (4.48%) Analyst
11 78 (4.31%) Developer
11 78 (4.31%) Team Leader
12 76 (4.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 70 (3.87%) Support Engineer
14 63 (3.48%) Network Architect
14 63 (3.48%) Firewall Engineer
15 61 (3.37%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 59 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
17 51 (2.82%) Senior Network Engineer
18 47 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (7.13%) J2EE
2 128 (7.08%) .NET
3 110 (6.08%) XML
4 97 (5.36%) Web Services
5 95 (5.25%) CSS
6 94 (5.20%) LAMP
7 90 (4.98%) SOAP
8 58 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
9 57 (3.15%) HTML
10 56 (3.10%) ASP.NET
11 55 (3.04%) Middleware
12 53 (2.93%) JSON
13 30 (1.66%) Ajax
14 29 (1.60%) Spring
15 28 (1.55%) MSMQ
16 27 (1.49%) .NET Framework
17 25 (1.38%) Software Packaging
17 25 (1.38%) jQuery
18 18 (1.00%) Java EE
18 18 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 414 (22.89%) Clustering
2 112 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 72 (3.98%) Open Source
4 52 (2.87%) Replication
5 47 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 38 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 34 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 28 (1.55%) PKI
10 26 (1.44%) Blackberry
11 25 (1.38%) CLARiiON
12 21 (1.16%) Hedge funds
13 18 (1.00%) Social Media
14 16 (0.88%) CMDB
14 16 (0.88%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.88%) iPad
15 15 (0.83%) Device Driver
15 15 (0.83%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.83%) Firmware
15 15 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 702 (38.81%) Linux
2 672 (37.15%) Windows
3 354 (19.57%) UNIX
4 281 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 212 (11.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 183 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 165 (9.12%) Solaris
8 140 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 115 (6.36%) Ubuntu
10 102 (5.64%) CentOS
11 89 (4.92%) Debian
12 46 (2.54%) Windows 7
13 37 (2.05%) AIX
14 36 (1.99%) SUSE
15 33 (1.82%) Windows 8
16 21 (1.16%) Android
17 16 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (0.83%) Mac OS X
19 14 (0.77%) Windows Phone
20 9 (0.50%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (14.98%) ITIL
2 155 (8.57%) Network Management
3 151 (8.35%) E-Commerce
4 143 (7.90%) Configuration Management
5 126 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
6 120 (6.63%) Network Design
7 108 (5.97%) Change Management
8 104 (5.75%) Capacity Management
9 95 (5.25%) Service Management
10 90 (4.98%) Change Control
11 88 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
12 87 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 83 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
13 83 (4.59%) Service Delivery
14 77 (4.26%) Problem Management
14 77 (4.26%) Project Management
15 70 (3.87%) Network Architecture
16 62 (3.43%) High Availability
16 62 (3.43%) Network Monitoring
17 55 (3.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 341 (18.85%) Perl
2 338 (18.68%) Java
3 293 (16.20%) SQL
4 218 (12.05%) Bash Shell
5 207 (11.44%) Python
6 164 (9.07%) Ruby
7 140 (7.74%) PowerShell
8 100 (5.53%) Shell Script
9 93 (5.14%) PHP
10 77 (4.26%) JavaScript
11 42 (2.32%) T-SQL
12 41 (2.27%) C#
13 17 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 17 (0.94%) Clojure
14 16 (0.88%) Korn
15 15 (0.83%) C
16 14 (0.77%) PHP5
17 10 (0.55%) C++
18 9 (0.50%) VBScript
19 8 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 368 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
2 224 (12.38%) CCNP
3 164 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 161 (8.90%) Degree
5 160 (8.84%) CCNA
6 136 (7.52%) MCSE
7 111 (6.14%) CCIE
8 77 (4.26%) Security Cleared
9 69 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 60 (3.32%) MCSA
11 56 (3.10%) MCITP
12 53 (2.93%) CCSA
13 45 (2.49%) RHCE
14 44 (2.43%) SC Cleared
15 42 (2.32%) CCSE
16 39 (2.16%) MCP
17 37 (2.05%) CCSP
18 29 (1.60%) CCDP
19 28 (1.55%) JNCIA
20 24 (1.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (4.70%) SLA
2 71 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 57 (3.15%) QA
4 18 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.66%) WAI
6 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.055%) HL7
10 1 (0.055%) WCAG
System Software
1 451 (24.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 350 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 164 (9.07%) vSphere
4 124 (6.85%) Hyper-V
5 85 (4.70%) NFS
6 62 (3.43%) VMware ESX
7 46 (2.54%) XenApp
8 40 (2.21%) Forefront TMG
9 36 (1.99%) UAG
10 35 (1.93%) Varnish
11 32 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
12 30 (1.66%) Terminal Services
13 28 (1.55%) KVM
14 27 (1.49%) XenDesktop
15 25 (1.38%) XenServer
16 21 (1.16%) ProxySG
17 15 (0.83%) Sendmail
18 14 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
19 12 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 12 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 270 (14.93%) Puppet
2 183 (10.12%) Opscode Chef
3 138 (7.63%) Nagios
4 84 (4.64%) CiscoWorks
5 71 (3.92%) HP NNM
6 69 (3.81%) SCOM
7 61 (3.37%) NetBackup
8 49 (2.71%) SCCM
9 46 (2.54%) WSUS
10 42 (2.32%) Cacti
11 41 (2.27%) CFEngine
12 29 (1.60%) Cobbler
12 29 (1.60%) Backup Exec
13 18 (1.00%) Ganglia
13 18 (1.00%) ZABBIX
14 17 (0.94%) HAProxy
15 16 (0.88%) Netcool
15 16 (0.88%) EMC Navisphere
16 14 (0.77%) Vagrant
17 12 (0.66%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 725 (40.08%) Cisco
2 574 (31.73%) VMware
3 428 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 310 (17.14%) F5
5 305 (16.86%) Red Hat
6 293 (16.20%) Juniper
7 259 (14.32%) CheckPoint
8 211 (11.66%) Oracle
9 206 (11.39%) HP
10 200 (11.06%) Citrix
11 144 (7.96%) NetApp
12 109 (6.03%) EMC
13 84 (4.64%) SolarWinds
14 81 (4.48%) JBoss
15 80 (4.42%) IBM
16 74 (4.09%) Blue Coat
17 68 (3.76%) Dell
18 66 (3.65%) Sun
19 63 (3.48%) Veritas
20 55 (3.04%) McAfee
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens health, pens, share options
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + great bens
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competative + Bonus + Company Benefits + Career Development
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please get in touch to discuss salary information
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Full Corp Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The 100 Company
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The 100 Company
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago