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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 307 314 342
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 969 974 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.87% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.07% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 758 750 622
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.42%
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
85686 91392 83126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.21% 82.07% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70001 74313 69088
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +14 406 £55,000 +4.76% 41
South East +32 289 £47,500 +1.06% 25
East of England +64 92 £46,250 +15.62% 7
Yorkshire -33 87 £57,500 +35.29% 15
North West -8 29 £41,000 -18.00% 4
South West -13 26 £34,000 -11.68% 11
West Midlands -38 20 £30,750 -18.00% 7
East Midlands -2 17 £54,000 +58.82% 5
North East -6 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 948 (50.03%) Firewall
2 936 (49.39%) Cisco
3 788 (41.58%) Linux
4 703 (37.10%) Windows
5 657 (34.67%) VMware
6 531 (28.02%) Cisco Certification
7 505 (26.65%) F5
8 488 (25.75%) WAN
9 487 (25.70%) Microsoft
10 456 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 447 (23.59%) DNS
12 430 (22.69%) TCP/IP
13 424 (22.37%) CCNP
14 407 (21.48%) VPN
15 398 (21.00%) LAN
16 383 (20.21%) SQL Server
17 382 (20.16%) CheckPoint
18 361 (19.05%) UNIX
19 343 (18.10%) Clustering
20 336 (17.73%) SAN
21 334 (17.63%) Juniper
22 328 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
23 324 (17.10%) SQL
24 310 (16.36%) Network Security
25 305 (16.09%) Finance
26 300 (15.83%) BGP
27 295 (15.57%) ITIL
28 293 (15.46%) Red Hat
29 285 (15.04%) MPLS
30 282 (14.88%) HP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 266 (14.04%) Apache
2 242 (12.77%) IIS
3 189 (9.97%) Tomcat
4 114 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 106 (5.59%) SharePoint
6 89 (4.70%) JBoss
7 65 (3.43%) WebLogic
8 58 (3.06%) Lync
9 53 (2.80%) nginx
9 53 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 46 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
11 42 (2.22%) WebSphere
12 41 (2.16%) OpenStack
13 36 (1.90%) GlassFish
14 25 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
15 21 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 19 (1.00%) CMS
18 16 (0.84%) Commerce Server
19 15 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 186 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.22%) MS Visio
3 37 (1.95%) MS Office
4 7 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.053%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.53%) Sophis RISQUE
3 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.32%) Magento
6 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.11%) Tridion
9 2 (0.11%) Agresso
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.053%) RMDS
10 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 184 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 40 (2.11%) SaaS
5 32 (1.69%) PaaS
5 32 (1.69%) IaaS
6 18 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 18 (0.95%) Office 365
7 13 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (0.63%) IBM SmartCloud
9 10 (0.53%) Heroku
9 10 (0.53%) Engine Yard
9 10 (0.53%) GitHub
10 7 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.21%) Joyent
12 4 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 948 (50.03%) Firewall
2 488 (25.75%) WAN
3 447 (23.59%) DNS
4 430 (22.69%) TCP/IP
5 407 (21.48%) VPN
6 398 (21.00%) LAN
7 336 (17.73%) SAN
8 328 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
9 310 (16.36%) Network Security
10 300 (15.83%) BGP
11 285 (15.04%) MPLS
12 279 (14.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 232 (12.24%) OSPF
14 194 (10.24%) Wireless
15 187 (9.87%) VLAN
16 177 (9.34%) EIGRP
17 168 (8.87%) HTTP
18 163 (8.60%) DHCP
19 161 (8.50%) VoIP
20 153 (8.07%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 247 (13.03%) MySQL
3 77 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 74 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 69 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 61 (3.22%) Oracle Database
7 54 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (2.32%) NoSQL
9 35 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 29 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (1.37%) Oracle Discoverer
13 23 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
14 22 (1.16%) Data Mining
14 22 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (0.79%) Redis
16 15 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (0.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 103 (5.44%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.49%) Subversion
3 55 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 35 (1.85%) JIRA
5 31 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 30 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 28 (1.48%) Maven
8 27 (1.42%) TeamCity
9 24 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.06%) Visual Studio
11 19 (1.00%) NetBeans
11 19 (1.00%) JUnit
12 17 (0.90%) Mercurial
13 16 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (0.79%) StarTeam
15 13 (0.69%) Hudson
16 8 (0.42%) ClearQuest
16 8 (0.42%) InstallShield
16 8 (0.42%) MSI
17 5 (0.26%) JProfiler
General
1 305 (16.09%) Finance
2 70 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 67 (3.54%) Games
4 61 (3.22%) Marketing
5 56 (2.96%) Advertising
6 52 (2.74%) Banking
7 39 (2.06%) Legal
8 31 (1.64%) Retail
9 24 (1.27%) Publishing
10 22 (1.16%) Law
11 19 (1.00%) Electronics
12 15 (0.79%) Billing
13 12 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.37%) Back Office
17 5 (0.26%) iGaming
17 5 (0.26%) Front Office
18 3 (0.16%) Local Government
18 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 410 (21.64%) Network Engineer
2 277 (14.62%) Architect
3 193 (10.18%) Administrator
4 159 (8.39%) Systems Administrator
5 138 (7.28%) Consultant
6 128 (6.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 117 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 112 (5.91%) Senior Network Engineer
9 104 (5.49%) Developer
10 91 (4.80%) Analyst
11 80 (4.22%) Network Consultant
12 79 (4.17%) Network Architect
13 75 (3.96%) Security Engineer
14 69 (3.64%) Technical Architect
15 68 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
16 65 (3.43%) Infrastructure Architect
17 61 (3.22%) DevOps Engineer
18 60 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
19 58 (3.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 54 (2.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (9.87%) .NET
2 164 (8.65%) Web Services
3 94 (4.96%) CSS
4 88 (4.64%) HTML
5 84 (4.43%) LAMP
6 67 (3.54%) XML
7 66 (3.48%) .NET Framework
8 63 (3.32%) RESTful
9 62 (3.27%) JMS
10 56 (2.96%) WCF
11 53 (2.80%) Middleware
12 51 (2.69%) jQuery
13 50 (2.64%) J2EE
14 44 (2.32%) EDI
14 44 (2.32%) Entity Framework
15 42 (2.22%) EDIFACT
16 40 (2.11%) SOAP
17 36 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
18 33 (1.74%) ASP.NET
19 30 (1.58%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 343 (18.10%) Clustering
2 114 (6.02%) Replication
3 101 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (3.54%) Public Cloud
5 59 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 43 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.85%) Open Source
8 32 (1.69%) Over-the-Top Content
9 30 (1.58%) Streaming Video
10 28 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 28 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.42%) IPTV
12 24 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.27%) User Experience
13 19 (1.00%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.00%) CESG
14 18 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 18 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 16 (0.84%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 788 (41.58%) Linux
2 703 (37.10%) Windows
3 361 (19.05%) UNIX
4 241 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 227 (11.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 147 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 130 (6.86%) Solaris
7 130 (6.86%) CentOS
8 108 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 69 (3.64%) Ubuntu
10 61 (3.22%) Debian
11 28 (1.48%) AIX
12 26 (1.37%) HPUX
13 18 (0.95%) Android
14 17 (0.90%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.90%) SUSE
15 9 (0.47%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.42%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (15.57%) ITIL
2 183 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 174 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (8.76%) Network Design
5 148 (7.81%) DevOps
6 143 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
7 141 (7.44%) Migration
8 139 (7.34%) Project Management
9 117 (6.17%) Configuration Management
9 117 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
10 110 (5.80%) E-Commerce
11 104 (5.49%) High Availability
12 95 (5.01%) Business Continuity
13 85 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
14 84 (4.43%) Network Management
15 77 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (4.01%) Mentoring
17 71 (3.75%) OO
17 71 (3.75%) Change Management
18 68 (3.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 324 (17.10%) SQL
2 241 (12.72%) Perl
3 188 (9.92%) Java
4 178 (9.39%) Bash Shell
5 158 (8.34%) Python
6 120 (6.33%) PHP
7 110 (5.80%) PowerShell
8 106 (5.59%) C#
9 91 (4.80%) Ruby
10 75 (3.96%) JavaScript
11 60 (3.17%) Shell Script
12 42 (2.22%) ActionScript
12 42 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
13 29 (1.53%) Korn
14 27 (1.42%) C++
15 25 (1.32%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.11%) C
17 13 (0.69%) VBScript
18 12 (0.63%) Bourne shell
19 11 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 531 (28.02%) Cisco Certification
2 424 (22.37%) CCNP
3 190 (10.03%) CCNA
4 163 (8.60%) Degree
5 128 (6.75%) CCIE
6 109 (5.75%) Security Cleared
7 99 (5.22%) CCDP
8 95 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 85 (4.49%) CCSE
10 80 (4.22%) MCSE
11 65 (3.43%) SC Cleared
11 65 (3.43%) CCSA
12 51 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 42 (2.22%) CISSP
14 39 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
15 35 (1.85%) DV Cleared
16 29 (1.53%) MCITP
17 25 (1.32%) CCA
17 25 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
17 25 (1.32%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.38%) SLA
2 63 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (2.37%) QA
4 30 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.90%) WAI
6 16 (0.84%) COBIT
7 14 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.053%) FATCA
9 1 (0.053%) HL7
9 1 (0.053%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 456 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 266 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 116 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 113 (5.96%) Hyper-V
5 91 (4.80%) vSphere
6 52 (2.74%) XenServer
6 52 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
7 42 (2.22%) Xen
7 42 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (1.95%) NFS
9 32 (1.69%) KVM
10 30 (1.58%) Firmware
10 30 (1.58%) vCloud
11 28 (1.48%) Postfix
12 27 (1.42%) Sendmail
13 26 (1.37%) Terminal Services
14 24 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 20 (1.06%) Varnish
16 15 (0.79%) iptables
17 14 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 179 (9.45%) Puppet
2 142 (7.49%) Nagios
3 119 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (2.37%) WSUS
4 45 (2.37%) NetBackup
5 44 (2.32%) SCOM
6 40 (2.11%) SCCM
7 38 (2.01%) CiscoWorks
7 38 (2.01%) Ansible
8 37 (1.95%) Cisco Prime
9 36 (1.90%) Icinga
10 31 (1.64%) FortiGate
10 31 (1.64%) Cacti
11 27 (1.42%) Legato
11 27 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 26 (1.37%) SELinux
13 25 (1.32%) logstash
14 24 (1.27%) Cobbler
15 20 (1.06%) Hyperic
16 19 (1.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 936 (49.39%) Cisco
2 657 (34.67%) VMware
3 505 (26.65%) F5
4 487 (25.70%) Microsoft
5 382 (20.16%) CheckPoint
6 334 (17.63%) Juniper
7 293 (15.46%) Red Hat
8 282 (14.88%) HP
9 261 (13.77%) Citrix
10 254 (13.40%) Oracle
11 168 (8.87%) SolarWinds
12 102 (5.38%) Riverbed
13 88 (4.64%) NetApp
14 74 (3.91%) Symantec
15 72 (3.80%) Fortinet
16 61 (3.22%) IBM
17 58 (3.06%) Dell
17 58 (3.06%) Veritas
18 56 (2.96%) EMC
19 52 (2.74%) Sun
Woking, Surrey
Networkers International Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension,Private Medical, Life Cove
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + Car Allowance and much more
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Trowbridge, Wiltshire
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Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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