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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 319 286 346
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +60
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 922 1056 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.97% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.17% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 738 821 575
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -56 329 £56,500 +7.61% 44
South East +52 325 £50,000 - 20
Yorkshire -87 80 £60,000 +14.28% 17
East of England +26 76 £47,000 +20.51% 7
North West -18 47 £50,000 - 6
West Midlands -4 36 £50,000 +37.06% 3
South West -11 21 £30,500 -18.66% 4
East Midlands +10 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1002 (52.65%) Cisco
2 959 (50.39%) Firewall
3 728 (38.26%) Linux
4 647 (34.00%) Windows
5 635 (33.37%) VMware
6 625 (32.84%) F5
7 613 (32.21%) Cisco Certification
8 524 (27.54%) WAN
9 500 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 490 (25.75%) LAN
11 489 (25.70%) Microsoft
12 458 (24.07%) DNS
13 446 (23.44%) CCNP
14 426 (22.39%) CheckPoint
15 425 (22.33%) Data Centre
16 416 (21.86%) VPN
17 386 (20.28%) TCP/IP
18 378 (19.86%) SQL Server
19 363 (19.08%) Clustering
20 317 (16.66%) BGP
21 315 (16.55%) Active Directory
22 309 (16.24%) Network Security
23 304 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
24 301 (15.82%) ITIL
25 298 (15.66%) Juniper
25 298 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
26 297 (15.61%) UNIX
26 297 (15.61%) SQL
26 297 (15.61%) Finance
27 291 (15.29%) SAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 259 (13.61%) Apache
2 218 (11.46%) IIS
3 159 (8.36%) Tomcat
4 142 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 121 (6.36%) MS Exchange
6 67 (3.52%) JBoss
7 66 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
7 66 (3.47%) OpenStack
8 64 (3.36%) Lync
9 63 (3.31%) nginx
10 60 (3.15%) WebSphere
11 58 (3.05%) WebLogic
12 51 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 24 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
15 19 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 18 (0.95%) GlassFish
17 15 (0.79%) Node.js
18 14 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
19 13 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 183 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.47%) MS Visio
3 37 (1.94%) MS Office
4 7 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.68%) Magento
4 11 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.16%) Tridion
8 1 (0.053%) Agresso
8 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 200 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.57%) SaaS
3 47 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 40 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (1.79%) Office 365
6 34 (1.79%) PaaS
7 19 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (0.84%) Amazon S3
8 16 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (0.79%) Route 53
10 12 (0.63%) IaaS
11 11 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
12 7 (0.37%) Heroku
13 6 (0.32%) Engine Yard
14 5 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
15 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.21%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 959 (50.39%) Firewall
2 524 (27.54%) WAN
3 490 (25.75%) LAN
4 458 (24.07%) DNS
5 416 (21.86%) VPN
6 386 (20.28%) TCP/IP
7 317 (16.66%) BGP
8 309 (16.24%) Network Security
9 304 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
10 298 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 291 (15.29%) SAN
12 267 (14.03%) OSPF
13 246 (12.93%) MPLS
14 233 (12.24%) Wireless
15 191 (10.04%) EIGRP
16 188 (9.88%) VoIP
17 182 (9.56%) VLAN
18 174 (9.14%) HTTP
19 173 (9.09%) DHCP
20 134 (7.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 231 (12.14%) MySQL
3 89 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (4.31%) Oracle Database
5 69 (3.63%) MongoDB
6 63 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 51 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 50 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 46 (2.42%) Relational Database
10 44 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (1.10%) Couchbase
13 19 (1.00%) Big Data
13 19 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
15 16 (0.84%) Redis
16 14 (0.74%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.58%) Riak
17 11 (0.58%) Data Mining
18 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 106 (5.57%) Git (software)
2 76 (3.99%) Subversion
3 70 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 26 (1.37%) Maven
6 20 (1.05%) Hudson
7 19 (1.00%) JIRA
8 17 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (0.74%) ProC
10 12 (0.63%) Mercurial
11 11 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.37%) JUnit
13 6 (0.32%) Liquibase
13 6 (0.32%) Flyway
14 5 (0.26%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.26%) NUnit
14 5 (0.26%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.21%) Ant
15 4 (0.21%) NetBeans
General
1 297 (15.61%) Finance
2 83 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 56 (2.94%) Banking
4 48 (2.52%) Retail
5 45 (2.36%) Legal
6 39 (2.05%) Games
7 33 (1.73%) Advertising
8 30 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.52%) Marketing
10 20 (1.05%) Billing
11 17 (0.89%) Electronics
12 13 (0.68%) Law
13 12 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.58%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.53%) Publishing
16 7 (0.37%) Back Office
17 3 (0.16%) Local Government
17 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
18 1 (0.053%) French Language
18 1 (0.053%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 474 (24.91%) Network Engineer
2 294 (15.45%) Architect
3 208 (10.93%) Administrator
4 143 (7.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 141 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 113 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 107 (5.62%) Support Engineer
7 107 (5.62%) Network Architect
8 99 (5.20%) Analyst
9 96 (5.04%) Consultant
10 93 (4.89%) Developer
11 67 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
12 63 (3.31%) BizTalk Developer
12 63 (3.31%) Technical Architect
12 63 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
13 62 (3.26%) Cisco Engineer
14 61 (3.21%) Security Engineer
15 60 (3.15%) Network Consultant
16 57 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
17 55 (2.89%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (8.20%) .NET
2 139 (7.30%) Web Services
3 76 (3.99%) .NET Framework
3 76 (3.99%) WCF
4 75 (3.94%) jQuery
5 70 (3.68%) LAMP
6 67 (3.52%) EDI
6 67 (3.52%) JMS
7 65 (3.42%) Entity Framework
8 63 (3.31%) EDIFACT
9 62 (3.26%) Middleware
9 62 (3.26%) CSS
10 44 (2.31%) RESTful
11 41 (2.15%) HTML
11 41 (2.15%) XML
12 32 (1.68%) J2EE
13 31 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
13 31 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
14 29 (1.52%) 802.1X
15 22 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 425 (22.33%) Data Centre
2 363 (19.08%) Clustering
3 112 (5.89%) Replication
4 97 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (3.84%) Public Cloud
6 63 (3.31%) Computer Science
7 49 (2.57%) Management Information System
8 35 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 28 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
10 25 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
11 22 (1.16%) PKI
12 21 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
13 20 (1.05%) N-Tier
14 19 (1.00%) Private Cloud
15 18 (0.95%) IVR
16 17 (0.89%) User Experience
17 16 (0.84%) IPTV
18 15 (0.79%) PlayStation
18 15 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 728 (38.26%) Linux
2 647 (34.00%) Windows
3 297 (15.61%) UNIX
4 219 (11.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 209 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 153 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 141 (7.41%) CentOS
8 96 (5.04%) Solaris
9 93 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 76 (3.99%) Ubuntu
11 70 (3.68%) Debian
12 22 (1.16%) AIX
13 16 (0.84%) SUSE
14 14 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
14 14 (0.74%) Scientific Linux
14 14 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 12 (0.63%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
18 7 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (15.82%) ITIL
2 198 (10.40%) Network Design
3 178 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 173 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (8.57%) DevOps
6 149 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
7 148 (7.78%) Project Management
8 129 (6.78%) Configuration Management
9 110 (5.78%) Business Continuity
10 104 (5.47%) High Availability
11 101 (5.31%) Technical Architecture
12 100 (5.25%) Migration
13 97 (5.10%) Change Management
14 96 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
15 94 (4.94%) E-Commerce
16 92 (4.83%) Network Management
17 87 (4.57%) MVC
18 84 (4.41%) Mentoring
19 80 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
20 75 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 297 (15.61%) SQL
2 192 (10.09%) Perl
3 155 (8.15%) Bash Shell
4 135 (7.09%) Python
5 132 (6.94%) Java
6 126 (6.62%) PowerShell
7 106 (5.57%) C#
8 98 (5.15%) PHP
9 80 (4.20%) Ruby
10 63 (3.31%) ActionScript 2.0
10 63 (3.31%) ActionScript
11 44 (2.31%) Shell Script
12 41 (2.15%) JavaScript
13 38 (2.00%) C
14 28 (1.47%) Korn
15 22 (1.16%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.10%) VBScript
17 13 (0.68%) Groovy
18 11 (0.58%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 613 (32.21%) Cisco Certification
2 446 (23.44%) CCNP
3 188 (9.88%) CCNA
4 155 (8.15%) CCIE
5 128 (6.73%) Degree
6 109 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 104 (5.47%) Security Cleared
8 86 (4.52%) CCDP
9 84 (4.41%) MCSE
10 67 (3.52%) CCSE
11 57 (3.00%) CCSA
12 53 (2.79%) HP ASE
13 52 (2.73%) SC Cleared
14 49 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 40 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
16 36 (1.89%) MCITP
17 35 (1.84%) Check Point Certification
18 24 (1.26%) CISSP
19 21 (1.10%) CCSP
19 21 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.57%) SLA
2 36 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.84%) QA
4 22 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 19 (1.00%) COBIT
6 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.26%) WAI
8 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.053%) BS7799
10 1 (0.053%) FATCA
10 1 (0.053%) HL7
System Software
1 500 (26.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 315 (16.55%) Active Directory
3 119 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 101 (5.31%) VMware ESX
5 93 (4.89%) vSphere
6 49 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (2.36%) XenServer
8 40 (2.10%) NFS
9 37 (1.94%) Xen
9 37 (1.94%) vCloud
9 37 (1.94%) KVM
10 29 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
11 28 (1.47%) Terminal Services
12 26 (1.37%) iptables
13 23 (1.21%) Docker
13 23 (1.21%) Varnish
14 21 (1.10%) XenApp
15 20 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
16 18 (0.95%) UAG
16 18 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 182 (9.56%) Puppet
2 118 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (4.94%) Nagios
4 71 (3.73%) CiscoWorks
5 60 (3.15%) Ansible
6 48 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 42 (2.21%) SCCM
8 38 (2.00%) FortiGate
9 36 (1.89%) Hyperic
10 33 (1.73%) Cacti
11 31 (1.63%) SCOM
11 31 (1.63%) WSUS
11 31 (1.63%) Cisco LMS
11 31 (1.63%) logstash
12 29 (1.52%) ZABBIX
12 29 (1.52%) NetBackup
13 27 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
14 26 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
15 23 (1.21%) Cobbler
15 23 (1.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1002 (52.65%) Cisco
2 635 (33.37%) VMware
3 625 (32.84%) F5
4 489 (25.70%) Microsoft
5 426 (22.39%) CheckPoint
6 298 (15.66%) Juniper
7 283 (14.87%) Red Hat
8 265 (13.93%) Citrix
9 264 (13.87%) HP
10 254 (13.35%) Oracle
11 138 (7.25%) SolarWinds
12 130 (6.83%) Riverbed
13 102 (5.36%) NetApp
14 72 (3.78%) Symantec
15 62 (3.26%) Fortinet
15 62 (3.26%) IBM
16 61 (3.21%) Dell
17 49 (2.57%) Veritas
17 49 (2.57%) Huawei
18 45 (2.36%) EMC
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + car, bonus, fuel card
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
British Heart Foundation
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago