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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 326 325 333
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 896 940 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.96% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.13% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 686 765 661
Average salary £52,500 £50,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.82%
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
81228 83405 83485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.24% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 69158 67158
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -50 316 £60,000 +4.34% 34
South East -5 245 £50,000 +6.38% 30
East of England +37 86 £60,500 +28.04% 11
Yorkshire +26 85 £45,000 -18.18% 8
South West +15 53 £46,150 +30.00% 5
North West +37 46 £45,500 +21.33% 2
West Midlands +5 46 £47,500 +18.75% 9
East Midlands +9 16 £51,250 +41.37%
Midlands +14 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 905 (50.33%) Firewall
2 898 (49.94%) Cisco
3 742 (41.27%) Linux
4 621 (34.54%) Windows
5 581 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
6 531 (29.53%) DNS
7 521 (28.98%) F5
8 503 (27.98%) VMware
9 447 (24.86%) Data Centre
10 436 (24.25%) CCNP
11 419 (23.30%) VPN
12 415 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 412 (22.91%) WAN
13 412 (22.91%) LAN
14 410 (22.80%) TCP/IP
15 361 (20.08%) Active Directory
16 348 (19.35%) BGP
17 336 (18.69%) OSPF
18 333 (18.52%) Finance
19 331 (18.41%) Juniper
20 327 (18.19%) Microsoft
21 321 (17.85%) Cisco Nexus
22 318 (17.69%) Windows Server
23 295 (16.41%) CheckPoint
24 282 (15.68%) MPLS
25 280 (15.57%) SAN
25 280 (15.57%) Unix
26 278 (15.46%) Clustering
27 274 (15.24%) ITIL
28 273 (15.18%) SQL Server

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 241 (13.40%) Apache
2 185 (10.29%) IIS
3 154 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 141 (7.84%) MS Exchange
5 85 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 75 (4.17%) Skype for Business
7 65 (3.62%) SharePoint
8 53 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 51 (2.84%) JBoss
10 45 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
10 45 (2.50%) WebLogic
11 39 (2.17%) nginx
12 35 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
13 26 (1.45%) OpenStack
14 17 (0.95%) Moodle
15 16 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (0.83%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.78%) CMS
18 13 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
19 10 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 153 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.67%) MS Office
3 12 (0.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.22%) Magento
3 4 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.056%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.056%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 208 (11.57%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (3.95%) Office 365
4 63 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 37 (2.06%) SaaS
6 37 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 32 (1.78%) Amazon S3
8 29 (1.61%) Joyent
9 28 (1.56%) IaaS
10 21 (1.17%) Mimecast
11 14 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
12 12 (0.67%) Route 53
13 10 (0.56%) OpenShift
14 8 (0.44%) PaaS
15 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.33%) IBM PureFlex
17 5 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 4 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 905 (50.33%) Firewall
2 531 (29.53%) DNS
3 419 (23.30%) VPN
4 412 (22.91%) LAN
4 412 (22.91%) WAN
5 410 (22.80%) TCP/IP
6 348 (19.35%) BGP
7 336 (18.69%) OSPF
8 321 (17.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 282 (15.68%) MPLS
10 280 (15.57%) SAN
11 249 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
12 233 (12.96%) Network Security
13 201 (11.18%) SSL
14 186 (10.34%) Wireless
15 182 (10.12%) HTTP
16 165 (9.18%) Internet
17 160 (8.90%) DHCP
18 159 (8.84%) Cisco IOS
19 158 (8.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 260 (14.46%) MySQL
3 59 (3.28%) Redis
4 56 (3.11%) Relational Database
5 55 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 52 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 40 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 28 (1.56%) Big Data
8 28 (1.56%) DB2
8 28 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 26 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 22 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.56%) GIS
15 10 (0.56%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 105 (5.84%) Git (software)
2 90 (5.01%) Jenkins
3 48 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (2.34%) JIRA
5 40 (2.22%) Subversion
6 35 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 17 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.67%) Hudson
9 12 (0.67%) Maven
10 11 (0.61%) PHPUnit
10 11 (0.61%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.50%) JUnit
12 9 (0.50%) NetBeans
13 7 (0.39%) AnthillPro
14 5 (0.28%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.28%) NUnit
14 5 (0.28%) StarTeam
General
1 333 (18.52%) Finance
2 129 (7.17%) Banking
3 126 (7.01%) Telecoms
4 81 (4.51%) Retail
5 56 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.17%) Games
7 26 (1.45%) Legal
8 24 (1.33%) Law
9 23 (1.28%) Marketing
10 20 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.06%) Online Betting
12 18 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.95%) Back Office
14 10 (0.56%) Advertising
15 8 (0.44%) Front Office
15 8 (0.44%) Publishing
16 6 (0.33%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.28%) Billing
17 5 (0.28%) Electronics
18 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 415 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 194 (10.79%) Administrator
3 187 (10.40%) Architect
4 150 (8.34%) Linux Engineer
5 145 (8.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 140 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 136 (7.56%) Systems Administrator
8 132 (7.34%) Cisco Engineer
9 114 (6.34%) Analyst
10 111 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
11 107 (5.95%) Support Engineer
12 94 (5.23%) Consultant
12 94 (5.23%) Security Engineer
13 90 (5.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 88 (4.89%) DevOps Engineer
15 87 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
16 74 (4.12%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 73 (4.06%) Infrastructure Architect
17 73 (4.06%) Linux Administrator
18 71 (3.95%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (7.40%) Web Services
2 119 (6.62%) LAMP
3 95 (5.28%) CSS
4 79 (4.39%) XML
5 63 (3.50%) Middleware
6 62 (3.45%) .NET
7 58 (3.23%) HTML
8 54 (3.00%) REST
9 50 (2.78%) J2EE
10 44 (2.45%) SOAP
11 40 (2.22%) JSON
12 33 (1.84%) EDI
13 31 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
13 31 (1.72%) Spring
14 29 (1.61%) HTML5
15 28 (1.56%) jQuery
16 26 (1.45%) Ajax
16 26 (1.45%) AngularJS
16 26 (1.45%) Memcached
17 21 (1.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 447 (24.86%) Data Centre
2 278 (15.46%) Clustering
3 132 (7.34%) Replication
4 92 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 46 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 46 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 35 (1.95%) Blackberry
8 32 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
9 28 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.39%) Public Cloud
12 20 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (1.11%) User Experience
13 19 (1.06%) Private Cloud
14 18 (1.00%) PKI
15 17 (0.95%) iPad
16 14 (0.78%) Algorithms
16 14 (0.78%) PlayStation
17 13 (0.72%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 742 (41.27%) Linux
2 621 (34.54%) Windows
3 318 (17.69%) Windows Server
4 280 (15.57%) Unix
5 188 (10.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 165 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 153 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 102 (5.67%) Solaris
9 96 (5.34%) CentOS
10 56 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (2.67%) Ubuntu
12 40 (2.22%) Debian
13 24 (1.33%) Windows 7
14 23 (1.28%) Android
15 20 (1.11%) AIX
16 17 (0.95%) Mac OS X
17 16 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
18 12 (0.67%) Windows 8
19 10 (0.56%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (15.24%) ITIL
2 273 (15.18%) High Availability
3 209 (11.62%) DevOps
4 205 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
5 166 (9.23%) Configuration Management
5 166 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 157 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
7 140 (7.79%) Project Management
8 122 (6.79%) E-Commerce
9 108 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
10 103 (5.73%) Business Continuity
10 103 (5.73%) Network Design
11 101 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 95 (5.28%) Network Management
13 90 (5.01%) Presales
14 84 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
15 80 (4.45%) Migration
16 74 (4.12%) Service Delivery
17 69 (3.84%) ITIL V3
18 65 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 242 (13.46%) Perl
2 206 (11.46%) Java
3 188 (10.46%) Bash Shell
4 176 (9.79%) PowerShell
5 161 (8.95%) SQL
6 151 (8.40%) Python
7 115 (6.40%) PHP
8 84 (4.67%) Ruby
9 74 (4.12%) JavaScript
10 72 (4.00%) C
11 50 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 30 (1.67%) C#
13 23 (1.28%) VB
14 17 (0.95%) VBScript
15 16 (0.89%) C++
16 15 (0.83%) Korn
17 14 (0.78%) Tcl
18 13 (0.72%) Scala
19 12 (0.67%) T-SQL
20 7 (0.39%) AWK
Qualifications
1 581 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
2 436 (24.25%) CCNP
3 201 (11.18%) CCIE
4 197 (10.96%) CCNA
5 157 (8.73%) Degree
6 128 (7.12%) Security Cleared
7 122 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 96 (5.34%) MCSE
9 80 (4.45%) CCSE
10 66 (3.67%) CCDP
11 59 (3.28%) CCSA
12 55 (3.06%) SC Cleared
13 48 (2.67%) CCDA
14 41 (2.28%) DV Cleared
15 36 (2.00%) JNCIP
16 33 (1.84%) JNCIE
17 30 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 28 (1.56%) CCSP
18 28 (1.56%) MCITP
19 25 (1.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (5.51%) SLA
2 41 (2.28%) QA
3 25 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.22%) COBIT
7 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 415 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 361 (20.08%) Active Directory
3 77 (4.28%) Hyper-V
4 67 (3.73%) vSphere
5 55 (3.06%) Docker
6 49 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (2.34%) NFS
8 24 (1.33%) KVM
8 24 (1.33%) Xen
9 23 (1.28%) XenApp
10 22 (1.22%) LXC
10 22 (1.22%) XenServer
11 20 (1.11%) Varnish
12 17 (0.95%) iptables
13 15 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (0.83%) Samba
14 14 (0.78%) XenDesktop
15 12 (0.67%) Postfix
16 11 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
16 11 (0.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 191 (10.62%) Puppet
2 120 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (4.73%) Nagios
4 68 (3.78%) CFEngine
5 66 (3.67%) Ansible
6 59 (3.28%) Hyperic
7 52 (2.89%) Cisco CUCM
8 50 (2.78%) SCCM
9 33 (1.84%) CiscoWorks
9 33 (1.84%) Salt
10 32 (1.78%) Cisco LMS
11 30 (1.67%) NetBackup
11 30 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 26 (1.45%) Graphite
13 25 (1.39%) FortiGate
13 25 (1.39%) ZABBIX
14 24 (1.33%) SELinux
15 22 (1.22%) Cacti
16 20 (1.11%) Capistrano
16 20 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 898 (49.94%) Cisco
2 521 (28.98%) F5
3 503 (27.98%) VMware
4 331 (18.41%) Juniper
5 327 (18.19%) Microsoft
6 295 (16.41%) CheckPoint
7 251 (13.96%) Red Hat
8 233 (12.96%) Citrix
9 229 (12.74%) Oracle
10 206 (11.46%) HP
11 155 (8.62%) Palo Alto
12 143 (7.95%) SolarWinds
13 133 (7.40%) NetApp
14 103 (5.73%) Symantec
15 76 (4.23%) Riverbed
16 62 (3.45%) Dell
17 54 (3.00%) Google
18 51 (2.84%) IBM
19 41 (2.28%) Brocade
20 36 (2.00%) Aruba
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus 10% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + superb 20% bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
AAP3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago