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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
UK / England
Rank 431 328 316
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -12
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 476 920 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.09% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 375 716 773
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
70158 84275 86248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.85% 88.36% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58065 70779 71293
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 199 £60,000 - 21
South East -76 105 £45,000 -10.00% 21
North West -14 41 £46,000 - 1
West Midlands +17 37 £45,000 - 4
East of England -32 35 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Yorkshire -28 29 £45,000 - 3
South West -36 19 £45,000 -2.49% 6
East Midlands +6 8 £44,500 -19.09% 1
North East - 1 £31,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 607 (51.09%) Firewall
2 527 (44.36%) Cisco
3 414 (34.85%) Linux
4 380 (31.99%) Windows
5 364 (30.64%) DNS
6 343 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
7 329 (27.69%) F5
8 301 (25.34%) VMware
9 295 (24.83%) Microsoft
10 293 (24.66%) Data Centre
11 285 (23.99%) WAN
12 268 (22.56%) CCNP
13 258 (21.72%) LAN
14 248 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
15 238 (20.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 212 (17.85%) Clustering
17 209 (17.59%) SQL Server
17 209 (17.59%) Juniper
18 205 (17.26%) Windows Server
19 198 (16.67%) TCP/IP
20 192 (16.16%) VPN
21 190 (15.99%) Active Directory
22 186 (15.66%) ITIL
23 183 (15.40%) High Availability
24 181 (15.24%) CheckPoint
25 178 (14.98%) Network Security
26 176 (14.81%) Puppet
27 174 (14.65%) Apache
28 173 (14.56%) OSPF
29 170 (14.31%) CCNA

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 174 (14.65%) Apache
2 139 (11.70%) IIS
2 139 (11.70%) Tomcat
3 64 (5.39%) MS Exchange
4 63 (5.30%) JBoss
5 60 (5.05%) WebLogic
6 58 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 52 (4.38%) nginx
8 43 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (1.85%) lighttpd
10 21 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (1.77%) OpenStack
11 17 (1.43%) Skype for Business
12 16 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (1.35%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.76%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 100 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.21%) MS Visio
3 25 (2.10%) MS Office
4 14 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.42%) Eloqua
1 5 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.084%) Magento
3 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 248 (20.88%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.63%) SaaS
4 33 (2.78%) IaaS
4 33 (2.78%) Office 365
4 33 (2.78%) PaaS
5 23 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.35%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
9 10 (0.84%) SoftLayer
10 9 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.51%) GitHub
14 5 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (0.42%) Responsys
14 5 (0.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 607 (51.09%) Firewall
2 364 (30.64%) DNS
3 285 (23.99%) WAN
4 258 (21.72%) LAN
5 198 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 192 (16.16%) VPN
7 178 (14.98%) Network Security
8 173 (14.56%) OSPF
9 165 (13.89%) BGP
10 142 (11.95%) MPLS
11 139 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 138 (11.62%) Cisco ASA
13 127 (10.69%) SAN
14 111 (9.34%) DHCP
15 98 (8.25%) Internet
16 91 (7.66%) Wireless
17 83 (6.99%) SSL
18 81 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
18 81 (6.82%) VLAN
19 73 (6.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 115 (9.68%) MySQL
3 50 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 44 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 34 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 33 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 23 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 17 (1.43%) Big Data
12 17 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.26%) Hadoop
15 12 (1.01%) Redis
16 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.76%) Apache Hive
17 9 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 70 (5.89%) Git (software)
2 49 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.10%) Subversion
4 22 (1.85%) JIRA
5 14 (1.18%) Hudson
6 12 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.76%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.42%) JMeter
9 5 (0.42%) JUnit
10 4 (0.34%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.25%) Gatling
11 3 (0.25%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.17%) Grunt
12 2 (0.17%) gulp
12 2 (0.17%) RSpec
12 2 (0.17%) Selenium
12 2 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 169 (14.23%) Finance
2 78 (6.57%) Banking
3 72 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.96%) Marketing
5 31 (2.61%) Games
6 22 (1.85%) Retail
7 21 (1.77%) Publishing
8 12 (1.01%) Advertising
8 12 (1.01%) Back Office
9 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.59%) Front Office
9 7 (0.59%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.42%) Billing
11 4 (0.34%) Electronics
11 4 (0.34%) French Language
11 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.34%) Legal
11 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.084%) Law
Job Titles
1 346 (29.12%) Network Engineer
2 188 (15.82%) Architect
3 93 (7.83%) Infrastructure Architect
4 86 (7.24%) Administrator
5 85 (7.15%) Consultant
6 82 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 78 (6.57%) Cisco Engineer
8 77 (6.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 75 (6.31%) Security Engineer
10 70 (5.89%) Analyst
11 64 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
12 61 (5.13%) Developer
13 60 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
14 55 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
14 55 (4.63%) Network Security Engineer
15 54 (4.55%) Network Consultant
16 53 (4.46%) Cloud Architect
16 53 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 48 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
18 47 (3.96%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (11.45%) Web Services
2 89 (7.49%) .NET
3 70 (5.89%) LAMP
4 61 (5.13%) HTML
5 59 (4.97%) CSS
6 52 (4.38%) Middleware
7 47 (3.96%) J2EE
8 41 (3.45%) RESTful
9 34 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
10 27 (2.27%) XML
11 26 (2.19%) ASP.NET
12 24 (2.02%) jQuery
13 23 (1.94%) 802.1X
13 23 (1.94%) Ajax
14 21 (1.77%) REST
15 20 (1.68%) AngularJS
16 18 (1.52%) HTML5
16 18 (1.52%) SOAP
17 16 (1.35%) JMS
18 15 (1.26%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 293 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 212 (17.85%) Clustering
3 86 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (4.29%) Replication
5 48 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 44 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 43 (3.62%) Computer Science
8 35 (2.95%) N-Tier
9 34 (2.86%) Public Cloud
10 28 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (2.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 20 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
14 18 (1.52%) Private Cloud
15 17 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 13 (1.09%) PKI
16 13 (1.09%) User Experience
17 12 (1.01%) Algorithms
17 12 (1.01%) Cybercrime
17 12 (1.01%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 414 (34.85%) Linux
2 380 (31.99%) Windows
3 205 (17.26%) Windows Server
4 111 (9.34%) Unix
5 101 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 87 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (4.04%) CentOS
10 43 (3.62%) Ubuntu
11 33 (2.78%) Debian
12 30 (2.53%) Solaris
13 17 (1.43%) AIX
14 16 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (0.84%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.51%) Fedora
17 6 (0.51%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (15.66%) ITIL
2 183 (15.40%) High Availability
3 157 (13.22%) DevOps
4 105 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 104 (8.75%) Presales
6 102 (8.59%) Network Design
7 89 (7.49%) Configuration Management
8 84 (7.07%) Project Management
9 82 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (5.98%) Change Management
11 67 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
12 63 (5.30%) E-Commerce
13 61 (5.13%) Mentoring
14 60 (5.05%) Network Management
15 58 (4.88%) Open Source
16 56 (4.71%) OO
17 51 (4.29%) Migration
18 49 (4.12%) Problem Management
19 47 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
19 47 (3.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 160 (13.47%) SQL
2 139 (11.70%) Python
3 130 (10.94%) Java
4 125 (10.52%) Perl
5 124 (10.44%) PowerShell
6 116 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 74 (6.23%) JavaScript
8 69 (5.81%) PHP
9 55 (4.63%) C#
10 51 (4.29%) Ruby
11 36 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.52%) VBScript
13 16 (1.35%) C
14 13 (1.09%) Go
15 8 (0.67%) AWK
15 8 (0.67%) sed
16 7 (0.59%) C++
16 7 (0.59%) Jython
16 7 (0.59%) Scala
17 4 (0.34%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 343 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (22.56%) CCNP
3 170 (14.31%) CCNA
4 100 (8.42%) Degree
5 84 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (5.72%) MCSE
7 66 (5.56%) CCIE
8 61 (5.13%) Security Cleared
9 40 (3.37%) CCSA
10 35 (2.95%) SC Cleared
10 35 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 32 (2.69%) CCSE
12 30 (2.53%) CCDP
13 28 (2.36%) MCITP
14 24 (2.02%) MCP
15 17 (1.43%) RHCE
16 16 (1.35%) JNCIA
17 15 (1.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 13 (1.09%) EMC Certification
19 12 (1.01%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.48%) SLA
2 58 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.60%) WAI
4 18 (1.52%) QA
5 17 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.76%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.51%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.084%) ISO22301
System Software
1 238 (20.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 190 (15.99%) Active Directory
3 71 (5.98%) Docker
4 70 (5.89%) Hyper-V
5 45 (3.79%) vSphere
6 32 (2.69%) VMware ESX
7 31 (2.61%) NFS
7 31 (2.61%) Xen
8 30 (2.53%) XenApp
9 22 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (1.85%) XenServer
10 20 (1.68%) Varnish
11 19 (1.60%) iptables
11 19 (1.60%) QEMU
12 18 (1.52%) Firmware
13 17 (1.43%) vCloud
14 15 (1.26%) KVM
14 15 (1.26%) Terminal Services
15 14 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 176 (14.81%) Puppet
2 88 (7.41%) Ansible
3 86 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (5.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 56 (4.71%) Nagios
6 34 (2.86%) ZABBIX
7 33 (2.78%) Salt
7 33 (2.78%) SCOM
8 32 (2.69%) Cisco Prime
9 30 (2.53%) Kubernetes
10 28 (2.36%) HAProxy
10 28 (2.36%) SCCM
11 27 (2.27%) FortiGate
12 22 (1.85%) Mesos
13 16 (1.35%) Backup Exec
14 14 (1.18%) Ganglia
15 13 (1.09%) AirWatch
15 13 (1.09%) Netcool
16 12 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 10 (0.84%) Cacti
Vendors
1 527 (44.36%) Cisco
2 329 (27.69%) F5
3 301 (25.34%) VMware
4 295 (24.83%) Microsoft
5 209 (17.59%) Juniper
6 181 (15.24%) CheckPoint
7 116 (9.76%) Red Hat
8 102 (8.59%) Palo Alto
9 96 (8.08%) Oracle
10 91 (7.66%) Citrix
11 79 (6.65%) SolarWinds
12 65 (5.47%) HP
13 45 (3.79%) Fortinet
14 34 (2.86%) Riverbed
15 32 (2.69%) IBM
16 31 (2.61%) Brocade
16 31 (2.61%) NetApp
17 30 (2.53%) Dell
18 29 (2.44%) SaltStack
19 28 (2.36%) EMC
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
The North Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £39,324 to £48,327 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago