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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 281 330 312
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -18
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1039 740 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 809 598 726
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86592 80165 86386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.72% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70400 66377 74286
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Balancing
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 +73 457 £52,500 -4.54% 32
South East +27 226 £50,000 - 16
Yorkshire +34 200 £52,500 +31.25% 11
North West +9 57 £45,750 +22.00% 7
East of England -20 52 £39,000 -8.23% 4
West Midlands +13 24 £36,479 -14.16% 6
South West -25 20 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East Midlands -31 1 £37,500 -15.73%
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 874 (43.27%) Firewall
2 777 (38.47%) Cisco
3 761 (37.67%) Linux
4 749 (37.08%) Windows
5 709 (35.10%) DNS
6 664 (32.87%) TCP/IP
7 649 (32.13%) VMware
8 498 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 485 (24.01%) Microsoft
10 419 (20.74%) Clustering
11 411 (20.35%) Finance
12 395 (19.55%) Cisco Certification
13 392 (19.41%) WAN
14 385 (19.06%) SAN
15 380 (18.81%) Juniper
16 375 (18.56%) Perl
17 373 (18.47%) F5
18 363 (17.97%) LAN
19 360 (17.82%) VPN
20 359 (17.77%) ITIL
21 347 (17.18%) UNIX
22 343 (16.98%) Internet
23 340 (16.83%) Active Directory
24 339 (16.78%) Java
25 325 (16.09%) MySQL
26 317 (15.69%) Apache
27 316 (15.64%) Red Hat
28 312 (15.45%) MPLS
29 292 (14.46%) IIS
29 292 (14.46%) Puppet

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 317 (15.69%) Apache
2 292 (14.46%) IIS
3 227 (11.24%) Tomcat
4 226 (11.19%) MS Exchange
5 102 (5.05%) Lync
6 101 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 98 (4.85%) SharePoint
8 82 (4.06%) nginx
9 72 (3.56%) WebSphere
10 60 (2.97%) CMS
11 57 (2.82%) WebLogic
12 49 (2.43%) Drupal
13 45 (2.23%) Jetty
14 33 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
15 30 (1.49%) Node.js
16 29 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
17 22 (1.09%) Escenic
18 20 (0.99%) WordPress
19 18 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
19 18 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 209 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.62%) MS Office
3 22 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.25%) MS Project
6 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.54%) FastVal
3 11 (0.54%) SunGard APT
4 8 (0.40%) Optimost
5 7 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.25%) RMDS
8 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.20%) Compiere
9 2 (0.099%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 52 (2.57%) SaaS
4 49 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 33 (1.63%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.53%) Joyent
8 27 (1.34%) Office 365
9 21 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
10 15 (0.74%) IaaS
11 9 (0.45%) PaaS
12 8 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
13 7 (0.35%) CloudFront
14 4 (0.20%) Route 53
15 2 (0.099%) Heroku
15 2 (0.099%) Engine Yard
16 1 (0.050%) IBM SmartCloud
16 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 874 (43.27%) Firewall
2 709 (35.10%) DNS
3 664 (32.87%) TCP/IP
4 392 (19.41%) WAN
5 385 (19.06%) SAN
6 363 (17.97%) LAN
7 360 (17.82%) VPN
8 343 (16.98%) Internet
9 312 (15.45%) MPLS
10 291 (14.41%) HTTP
11 282 (13.96%) BGP
12 274 (13.56%) SSL
13 272 (13.47%) OSPF
14 257 (12.72%) DHCP
15 235 (11.63%) SMTP
16 190 (9.41%) NAS
17 183 (9.06%) EIGRP
18 167 (8.27%) LDAP
19 160 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
20 148 (7.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (16.09%) MySQL
2 251 (12.43%) SQL Server
3 80 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 75 (3.71%) NoSQL
5 63 (3.12%) Redis
6 59 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 58 (2.87%) MongoDB
8 46 (2.28%) RDBMS
9 45 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 42 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 32 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 31 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
15 28 (1.39%) DB2
16 25 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
17 22 (1.09%) Big Data
18 21 (1.04%) MariaDB
19 19 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 106 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 104 (5.15%) Jenkins
3 73 (3.61%) Subversion
4 36 (1.78%) JIRA
5 34 (1.68%) Maven
6 22 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 18 (0.89%) Hudson
7 18 (0.89%) Mercurial
8 15 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.59%) Ant
10 7 (0.35%) FishEye
11 4 (0.20%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.20%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.20%) WebLOAD
12 2 (0.099%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.099%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.099%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.099%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.099%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.099%) SoapUI
General
1 411 (20.35%) Finance
2 112 (5.54%) Telecoms
3 52 (2.57%) Banking
4 48 (2.38%) Publishing
5 41 (2.03%) Marketing
6 37 (1.83%) Legal
7 32 (1.58%) Advertising
8 29 (1.44%) Games
9 28 (1.39%) Law
10 26 (1.29%) Retail
11 22 (1.09%) Back Office
12 14 (0.69%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.35%) Billing
15 4 (0.20%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.20%) Electronics
15 4 (0.20%) German Language
15 4 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.15%) Automotive
17 2 (0.099%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 387 (19.16%) Network Engineer
2 297 (14.70%) Administrator
3 200 (9.90%) Architect
4 178 (8.81%) Systems Administrator
5 149 (7.38%) Linux Administrator
6 127 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
7 123 (6.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 121 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 98 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
10 97 (4.80%) Consultant
11 87 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 77 (3.81%) Support Engineer
13 76 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
14 75 (3.71%) Team Leader
15 72 (3.56%) Analyst
16 70 (3.47%) Security Engineer
17 65 (3.22%) Developer
18 61 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
19 56 (2.77%) Network Security Engineer
20 52 (2.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (6.24%) .NET
2 105 (5.20%) LAMP
3 96 (4.75%) Web Services
4 93 (4.60%) XML
5 88 (4.36%) CSS
6 81 (4.01%) SOAP
7 80 (3.96%) HTML
8 76 (3.76%) J2EE
9 71 (3.51%) Middleware
10 58 (2.87%) ASP.NET
11 39 (1.93%) RabbitMQ
12 34 (1.68%) JSON
13 30 (1.49%) Ajax
14 29 (1.44%) Software Packaging
15 28 (1.39%) RESTful
16 26 (1.29%) .NET Framework
17 24 (1.19%) jQuery
18 21 (1.04%) MSMQ
19 20 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
20 19 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 419 (20.74%) Clustering
2 100 (4.95%) Enterprise Storage
3 85 (4.21%) Open Source
4 80 (3.96%) Replication
5 78 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 76 (3.76%) Blackberry
7 58 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 50 (2.48%) PKI
10 40 (1.98%) Client/Server
11 37 (1.83%) Digital Media
12 29 (1.44%) Mobile App
12 29 (1.44%) Statistics
13 28 (1.39%) Mathematics
14 27 (1.34%) Social Media
15 21 (1.04%) CMDB
16 19 (0.94%) N-Tier
17 18 (0.89%) Streaming Media
18 17 (0.84%) CLARiiON
19 14 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 761 (37.67%) Linux
2 749 (37.08%) Windows
3 347 (17.18%) UNIX
4 267 (13.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 249 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 182 (9.01%) Solaris
7 166 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 159 (7.87%) Ubuntu
9 142 (7.03%) CentOS
10 119 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 93 (4.60%) Debian
12 54 (2.67%) Windows 7
13 45 (2.23%) AIX
14 37 (1.83%) HPUX
15 30 (1.49%) Windows 8
16 22 (1.09%) Android
17 20 (0.99%) FreeBSD
18 15 (0.74%) SUSE
19 14 (0.69%) OpenBSD
19 14 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (17.77%) ITIL
2 197 (9.75%) E-Commerce
3 178 (8.81%) Performance Tuning
4 162 (8.02%) DevOps
5 160 (7.92%) Change Management
6 133 (6.58%) Network Management
6 133 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 118 (5.84%) Capacity Management
7 118 (5.84%) Service Delivery
8 104 (5.15%) Configuration Management
9 102 (5.05%) Project Management
10 95 (4.70%) Incident Management
11 94 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
12 92 (4.55%) Problem Management
13 87 (4.31%) Network Design
14 77 (3.81%) Service Management
15 74 (3.66%) Change Control
16 62 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (3.02%) High Availability
18 60 (2.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 375 (18.56%) Perl
2 339 (16.78%) Java
3 278 (13.76%) SQL
4 243 (12.03%) Bash Shell
5 219 (10.84%) Python
6 161 (7.97%) Ruby
7 151 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 151 (7.48%) PHP
8 103 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 87 (4.31%) JavaScript
10 41 (2.03%) C#
11 37 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 31 (1.53%) C
13 19 (0.94%) C++
14 15 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.59%) Clojure
16 11 (0.54%) VBScript
17 9 (0.45%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.40%) PHP5
19 6 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 395 (19.55%) Cisco Certification
2 281 (13.91%) CCNP
3 191 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 189 (9.36%) Degree
5 184 (9.11%) CCNA
6 177 (8.76%) MCSE
7 110 (5.45%) CCIE
8 93 (4.60%) Security Cleared
9 74 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 74 (3.66%) MCITP
10 71 (3.51%) MCSA
11 62 (3.07%) SC Cleared
12 44 (2.18%) CCSA
12 44 (2.18%) CCSP
13 42 (2.08%) CCSE
14 39 (1.93%) JNCIA
15 33 (1.63%) RHCE
16 31 (1.53%) MCTS
16 31 (1.53%) MCP
17 27 (1.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (5.59%) SLA
2 94 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 47 (2.33%) QA
4 33 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.94%) WAI
6 9 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.30%) WCAG
8 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.099%) COBIT
10 1 (0.050%) HL7
System Software
1 498 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 340 (16.83%) Active Directory
3 146 (7.23%) vSphere
4 131 (6.49%) Hyper-V
5 112 (5.54%) VMware ESX
6 76 (3.76%) NFS
7 60 (2.97%) UAG
8 53 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
9 49 (2.43%) Forefront TMG
10 47 (2.33%) XenApp
11 46 (2.28%) KVM
12 34 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
13 31 (1.53%) Varnish
13 31 (1.53%) ProxySG
14 27 (1.34%) XenDesktop
15 26 (1.29%) Xen
16 25 (1.24%) vCloud
17 22 (1.09%) Squid
18 21 (1.04%) Terminal Services
19 20 (0.99%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 292 (14.46%) Puppet
2 192 (9.50%) Nagios
3 180 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (3.56%) Cacti
5 65 (3.22%) CiscoWorks
6 63 (3.12%) ZABBIX
7 60 (2.97%) HP NNM
8 54 (2.67%) SCOM
9 47 (2.33%) CFEngine
10 46 (2.28%) NetBackup
11 44 (2.18%) WSUS
12 36 (1.78%) SCCM
13 31 (1.53%) Backup Exec
14 29 (1.44%) Zenoss
15 24 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 23 (1.14%) Opsview
17 22 (1.09%) Salt
17 22 (1.09%) Ansible
18 21 (1.04%) Munin
19 19 (0.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 777 (38.47%) Cisco
2 649 (32.13%) VMware
3 485 (24.01%) Microsoft
4 380 (18.81%) Juniper
5 373 (18.47%) F5
6 316 (15.64%) Red Hat
7 269 (13.32%) CheckPoint
8 243 (12.03%) Oracle
9 217 (10.74%) HP
10 212 (10.50%) Citrix
11 146 (7.23%) NetApp
12 113 (5.59%) EMC
13 106 (5.25%) JBoss
14 93 (4.60%) IBM
15 77 (3.81%) Sun
16 76 (3.76%) Veritas
17 71 (3.51%) SolarWinds
18 69 (3.42%) Dell
19 63 (3.12%) Blue Coat
20 56 (2.77%) Brocade
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-45k
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% bonus + £3k car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago