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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 315 320 336
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 900 942 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.86% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.05% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 707 725 617
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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 £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 22 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 +2 359 £55,000 +4.76% 47
South East +25 277 £50,000 +2.04% 37
Yorkshire -20 89 £57,500 +21.05% 12
East of England +47 85 £47,000 +7.42% 10
North West -9 29 £50,000 +33.33% 8
South West -10 26 £33,500 -14.64% 5
West Midlands -33 19 £29,000 -22.66% 4
East Midlands +16 14 £53,250 +43.91% 3
North East +1 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 942 (50.46%) Cisco
1 942 (50.46%) Firewall
2 762 (40.81%) Linux
3 690 (36.96%) Windows
4 643 (34.44%) VMware
5 525 (28.12%) Cisco Certification
6 516 (27.64%) F5
7 495 (26.51%) Microsoft
8 490 (26.25%) WAN
9 455 (24.37%) DNS
10 452 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 413 (22.12%) TCP/IP
12 411 (22.01%) LAN
12 411 (22.01%) CCNP
13 400 (21.42%) VPN
14 387 (20.73%) CheckPoint
15 377 (20.19%) SQL Server
16 340 (18.21%) Clustering
17 335 (17.94%) UNIX
18 325 (17.41%) Juniper
19 318 (17.03%) Network Security
20 315 (16.87%) SAN
21 310 (16.60%) SQL
22 309 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
23 303 (16.23%) Finance
24 292 (15.64%) BGP
25 280 (15.00%) Red Hat
25 280 (15.00%) ITIL
26 278 (14.89%) Active Directory
26 278 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 261 (13.98%) Apache
2 240 (12.85%) IIS
3 186 (9.96%) Tomcat
4 117 (6.27%) SharePoint
5 116 (6.21%) MS Exchange
6 87 (4.66%) JBoss
7 64 (3.43%) Lync
8 55 (2.95%) WebLogic
8 55 (2.95%) nginx
9 53 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
10 51 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 47 (2.52%) OpenStack
12 39 (2.09%) WebSphere
13 32 (1.71%) GlassFish
14 24 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
15 23 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 22 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
17 20 (1.07%) CMS
18 15 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
18 15 (0.80%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 188 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 69 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 35 (1.87%) MS Office
4 7 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
3 8 (0.43%) Magento
4 5 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.16%) Tridion
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.054%) Agresso
8 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.054%) RMDS
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 188 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (1.82%) SaaS
5 33 (1.77%) PaaS
6 29 (1.55%) IaaS
7 22 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (1.02%) Office 365
9 14 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.59%) IBM SmartCloud
11 11 (0.59%) Heroku
12 10 (0.54%) Engine Yard
12 10 (0.54%) GitHub
13 7 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.32%) Route 53
15 5 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 942 (50.46%) Firewall
2 490 (26.25%) WAN
3 455 (24.37%) DNS
4 413 (22.12%) TCP/IP
5 411 (22.01%) LAN
6 400 (21.42%) VPN
7 318 (17.03%) Network Security
8 315 (16.87%) SAN
9 309 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
10 292 (15.64%) BGP
11 278 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 271 (14.52%) MPLS
13 227 (12.16%) OSPF
14 197 (10.55%) Wireless
15 179 (9.59%) HTTP
15 179 (9.59%) VoIP
15 179 (9.59%) VLAN
16 172 (9.21%) EIGRP
17 169 (9.05%) DHCP
18 151 (8.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 237 (12.69%) MySQL
3 78 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (3.86%) MongoDB
5 71 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 62 (3.32%) Oracle Database
7 53 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 48 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (1.71%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
12 21 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (0.80%) Data Mining
15 14 (0.75%) Redis
15 14 (0.75%) Couchbase
16 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 105 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.55%) Subversion
3 57 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 29 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 29 (1.55%) JIRA
5 27 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 25 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (1.34%) Maven
7 20 (1.07%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.02%) Mercurial
9 17 (0.91%) Hudson
10 16 (0.86%) JUnit
10 16 (0.86%) NetBeans
10 16 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.70%) StarTeam
12 8 (0.43%) ClearQuest
12 8 (0.43%) InstallShield
12 8 (0.43%) MSI
13 4 (0.21%) Ant
General
1 303 (16.23%) Finance
2 72 (3.86%) Telecoms
3 56 (3.00%) Marketing
4 55 (2.95%) Games
5 52 (2.79%) Advertising
6 47 (2.52%) Banking
7 40 (2.14%) Legal
8 34 (1.82%) Retail
9 22 (1.18%) Publishing
10 21 (1.12%) Law
11 20 (1.07%) Electronics
12 15 (0.80%) Billing
13 13 (0.70%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.43%) Back Office
17 5 (0.27%) iGaming
18 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
18 3 (0.16%) Local Government
19 2 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 400 (21.42%) Network Engineer
2 281 (15.05%) Architect
3 187 (10.02%) Administrator
4 148 (7.93%) Systems Administrator
5 132 (7.07%) Consultant
6 128 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 123 (6.59%) Support Engineer
8 108 (5.78%) Senior Network Engineer
9 100 (5.36%) Developer
10 95 (5.09%) Analyst
11 88 (4.71%) Network Architect
12 80 (4.28%) Network Consultant
13 69 (3.70%) Security Engineer
14 68 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
15 67 (3.59%) Technical Architect
16 61 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
17 60 (3.21%) Infrastructure Architect
18 59 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
19 56 (3.00%) Linux Engineer
20 52 (2.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (10.44%) .NET
2 169 (9.05%) Web Services
3 85 (4.55%) CSS
4 79 (4.23%) LAMP
5 77 (4.12%) HTML
6 72 (3.86%) .NET Framework
7 67 (3.59%) JMS
8 65 (3.48%) WCF
9 63 (3.37%) XML
10 62 (3.32%) RESTful
11 54 (2.89%) jQuery
12 53 (2.84%) EDI
13 52 (2.79%) Entity Framework
14 50 (2.68%) EDIFACT
15 48 (2.57%) J2EE
16 47 (2.52%) Middleware
17 39 (2.09%) RabbitMQ
18 38 (2.04%) SOAP
19 32 (1.71%) ASP.NET
20 27 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 340 (18.21%) Clustering
2 106 (5.68%) Replication
3 104 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (3.48%) Public Cloud
5 57 (3.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 56 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 47 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 38 (2.04%) Open Source
9 31 (1.66%) Streaming Video
10 29 (1.55%) Over-the-Top Content
11 28 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
11 28 (1.50%) N-Tier
12 24 (1.29%) IPTV
12 24 (1.29%) User Experience
13 23 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (1.07%) CESG
16 18 (0.96%) Private Cloud
17 17 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 762 (40.81%) Linux
2 690 (36.96%) Windows
3 335 (17.94%) UNIX
4 241 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 218 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 154 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 132 (7.07%) CentOS
8 117 (6.27%) Solaris
9 105 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 66 (3.54%) Ubuntu
11 52 (2.79%) Debian
12 23 (1.23%) AIX
13 18 (0.96%) HPUX
14 17 (0.91%) Android
15 16 (0.86%) Apple iOS
16 14 (0.75%) SUSE
17 9 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 9 (0.48%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (15.00%) ITIL
2 181 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 174 (9.32%) Network Design
5 156 (8.36%) DevOps
6 138 (7.39%) Project Management
7 134 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
8 130 (6.96%) Migration
9 119 (6.37%) Configuration Management
10 112 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 104 (5.57%) Capacity Planning
12 101 (5.41%) High Availability
13 92 (4.93%) Business Continuity
14 88 (4.71%) Technical Architecture
15 82 (4.39%) Network Management
15 82 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
16 77 (4.12%) Change Management
17 75 (4.02%) MVC
18 73 (3.91%) Mentoring
19 69 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 310 (16.60%) SQL
2 228 (12.21%) Perl
3 175 (9.37%) Java
4 173 (9.27%) Bash Shell
5 147 (7.87%) Python
6 117 (6.27%) PHP
7 116 (6.21%) PowerShell
8 112 (6.00%) C#
9 86 (4.61%) Ruby
10 63 (3.37%) JavaScript
11 57 (3.05%) Shell Script
12 50 (2.68%) ActionScript 2.0
12 50 (2.68%) ActionScript
13 29 (1.55%) Korn
14 22 (1.18%) C++
15 21 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.02%) C
17 15 (0.80%) VBScript
18 12 (0.64%) VB.NET
19 9 (0.48%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 525 (28.12%) Cisco Certification
2 411 (22.01%) CCNP
3 181 (9.69%) CCNA
4 153 (8.19%) Degree
5 122 (6.53%) CCIE
6 104 (5.57%) Security Cleared
6 104 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 96 (5.14%) CCDP
8 85 (4.55%) MCSE
9 78 (4.18%) CCSE
10 62 (3.32%) CCSA
11 61 (3.27%) SC Cleared
12 55 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 40 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (1.87%) CISSP
15 32 (1.71%) MCITP
15 32 (1.71%) Check Point Certification
16 31 (1.66%) DV Cleared
17 24 (1.29%) CCA
17 24 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (5.41%) SLA
2 64 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (2.36%) QA
4 30 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.96%) COBIT
6 15 (0.80%) WAI
7 13 (0.70%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.054%) FATCA
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 452 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 278 (14.89%) Active Directory
3 114 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 112 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 83 (4.45%) vSphere
6 51 (2.73%) XenServer
7 42 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
8 40 (2.14%) Xen
9 37 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
10 34 (1.82%) NFS
11 30 (1.61%) KVM
12 28 (1.50%) vCloud
12 28 (1.50%) Terminal Services
13 23 (1.23%) Firmware
13 23 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 22 (1.18%) Postfix
15 21 (1.12%) Sendmail
16 20 (1.07%) Varnish
17 17 (0.91%) iptables
17 17 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 173 (9.27%) Puppet
2 129 (6.91%) Nagios
3 114 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (2.41%) WSUS
4 45 (2.41%) Ansible
5 43 (2.30%) CiscoWorks
6 40 (2.14%) SCCM
7 39 (2.09%) SCOM
8 35 (1.87%) NetBackup
8 35 (1.87%) Cisco Prime
9 33 (1.77%) Icinga
10 31 (1.66%) FortiGate
11 28 (1.50%) logstash
12 27 (1.45%) Cacti
13 25 (1.34%) Cobbler
14 24 (1.29%) Legato
14 24 (1.29%) SELinux
15 23 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 20 (1.07%) Hyperic
17 18 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 942 (50.46%) Cisco
2 643 (34.44%) VMware
3 516 (27.64%) F5
4 495 (26.51%) Microsoft
5 387 (20.73%) CheckPoint
6 325 (17.41%) Juniper
7 280 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 265 (14.19%) HP
9 260 (13.93%) Citrix
10 245 (13.12%) Oracle
11 150 (8.03%) SolarWinds
12 107 (5.73%) Riverbed
13 81 (4.34%) NetApp
14 74 (3.96%) Symantec
15 61 (3.27%) Dell
16 60 (3.21%) Fortinet
17 56 (3.00%) IBM
18 53 (2.84%) Veritas
19 52 (2.79%) EMC
20 45 (2.41%) Sun
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Sussex
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
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