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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 318 363 327
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -36
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 914 676 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.68% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.83% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 702 554 713
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,150 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.79% +3.52%
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
86384 81135 87792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.07% 81.24% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69594 67256 74952
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +51 377 £52,500 - 47
Yorkshire +36 187 £50,000 +11.11% 17
South East -13 169 £48,000 +6.66% 17
East of England +16 64 £43,500 +2.95% 7
West Midlands +29 52 £42,500 -10.52% 6
North West +3 47 £52,500 +31.25% 6
South West -37 15 £27,500 -31.25% 7
East Midlands -19 4 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 866 (43.61%) Firewall
2 829 (41.74%) Cisco
3 747 (37.61%) Linux
4 736 (37.06%) Windows
5 669 (33.69%) DNS
6 665 (33.48%) VMware
7 619 (31.17%) TCP/IP
8 516 (25.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 455 (22.91%) Cisco Certification
10 450 (22.66%) Microsoft
11 448 (22.56%) F5
12 411 (20.69%) Clustering
13 394 (19.84%) ITIL
14 390 (19.64%) Juniper
15 387 (19.49%) SAN
16 384 (19.34%) WAN
17 382 (19.23%) VPN
18 375 (18.88%) Finance
19 364 (18.33%) CCNP
20 360 (18.13%) Active Directory
21 345 (17.37%) Perl
21 345 (17.37%) LAN
22 339 (17.07%) Apache
23 337 (16.97%) MySQL
23 337 (16.97%) MPLS
24 327 (16.47%) Red Hat
25 313 (15.76%) UNIX
26 305 (15.36%) IIS
27 298 (15.01%) Java
28 296 (14.90%) CheckPoint

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 339 (17.07%) Apache
2 305 (15.36%) IIS
3 210 (10.57%) MS Exchange
4 201 (10.12%) Tomcat
5 108 (5.44%) SharePoint
6 103 (5.19%) Lync
7 85 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 83 (4.18%) nginx
9 76 (3.83%) WebLogic
10 58 (2.92%) Drupal
11 56 (2.82%) CMS
12 40 (2.01%) WebSphere
13 35 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
14 33 (1.66%) Office Communications Server
15 26 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
15 26 (1.31%) Jetty
16 24 (1.21%) Escenic
17 23 (1.16%) OpenStack
18 22 (1.11%) Node.js
19 20 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 198 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 48 (2.42%) MS Office
4 8 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.050%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.40%) Optimost
6 7 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.20%) Compiere
8 3 (0.15%) SunGard APT
8 3 (0.15%) FastVal
8 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.10%) RMDS
10 1 (0.050%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (2.52%) SaaS
3 49 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (2.11%) Office 365
5 38 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (1.36%) Amazon S3
8 21 (1.06%) Joyent
9 20 (1.01%) IaaS
9 20 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
10 11 (0.55%) PaaS
11 7 (0.35%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.35%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.30%) Route 53
13 2 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.050%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.050%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 866 (43.61%) Firewall
2 669 (33.69%) DNS
3 619 (31.17%) TCP/IP
4 387 (19.49%) SAN
5 384 (19.34%) WAN
6 382 (19.23%) VPN
7 345 (17.37%) LAN
8 337 (16.97%) MPLS
9 292 (14.70%) Internet
10 290 (14.60%) BGP
11 275 (13.85%) OSPF
12 242 (12.19%) DHCP
13 227 (11.43%) HTTP
14 226 (11.38%) SMTP
15 222 (11.18%) SSL
16 189 (9.52%) NAS
17 188 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
18 186 (9.37%) Network Security
19 176 (8.86%) EIGRP
20 144 (7.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (16.97%) MySQL
2 246 (12.39%) SQL Server
3 75 (3.78%) Oracle Database
4 68 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 60 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 57 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 55 (2.77%) Redis
8 42 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 41 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (2.01%) DB2
11 36 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 34 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 30 (1.51%) Oracle Discoverer
14 28 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
16 24 (1.21%) Big Data
17 23 (1.16%) MariaDB
18 22 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
19 19 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 92 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 87 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 47 (2.37%) Subversion
4 29 (1.46%) JIRA
5 26 (1.31%) Maven
6 16 (0.81%) Hudson
6 16 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.65%) Mercurial
8 12 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.25%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.20%) NeoLoad
11 3 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.15%) Selenium
12 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.050%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.050%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.050%) JUnit
General
1 375 (18.88%) Finance
2 124 (6.24%) Telecoms
3 48 (2.42%) Banking
4 44 (2.22%) Publishing
5 42 (2.11%) Marketing
6 36 (1.81%) Games
7 35 (1.76%) Law
8 34 (1.71%) Legal
9 30 (1.51%) Advertising
10 26 (1.31%) Retail
11 20 (1.01%) Back Office
12 13 (0.65%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.45%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.35%) Electronics
16 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.20%) Front Office
17 4 (0.20%) German Language
18 3 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 364 (18.33%) Network Engineer
2 272 (13.70%) Administrator
3 240 (12.08%) Architect
4 155 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
5 139 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 136 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
7 133 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 101 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
9 97 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
10 84 (4.23%) Consultant
11 80 (4.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 78 (3.93%) Security Engineer
13 77 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
14 71 (3.58%) Technical Architect
15 70 (3.52%) Team Leader
16 69 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
17 68 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
18 67 (3.37%) Support Engineer
19 65 (3.27%) Analyst
20 64 (3.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (5.59%) .NET
2 89 (4.48%) CSS
3 88 (4.43%) LAMP
4 86 (4.33%) Middleware
4 86 (4.33%) HTML
5 82 (4.13%) Web Services
6 75 (3.78%) XML
7 49 (2.47%) SOAP
8 44 (2.22%) ASP.NET
9 40 (2.01%) J2EE
10 36 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
11 33 (1.66%) Oracle Fusion
12 30 (1.51%) jQuery
13 29 (1.46%) Ajax
14 26 (1.31%) JSON
14 26 (1.31%) RESTful
15 24 (1.21%) HTML5
16 22 (1.11%) MSMQ
17 20 (1.01%) Software Packaging
17 20 (1.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 411 (20.69%) Clustering
2 124 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 78 (3.93%) Replication
5 74 (3.73%) Open Source
6 72 (3.63%) Blackberry
7 67 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 59 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 52 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (2.22%) PKI
11 38 (1.91%) Digital Media
12 31 (1.56%) Mathematics
13 30 (1.51%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.26%) Statistics
15 24 (1.21%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.16%) CMDB
17 22 (1.11%) Social Media
18 20 (1.01%) N-Tier
19 18 (0.91%) Streaming Media
20 17 (0.86%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 747 (37.61%) Linux
2 736 (37.06%) Windows
3 313 (15.76%) UNIX
4 265 (13.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 224 (11.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 170 (8.56%) Solaris
7 154 (7.75%) Ubuntu
7 154 (7.75%) CentOS
8 138 (6.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 105 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 73 (3.68%) Debian
11 55 (2.77%) HPUX
12 51 (2.57%) AIX
13 40 (2.01%) Windows 7
14 20 (1.01%) FreeBSD
15 19 (0.96%) Windows 8
16 15 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 15 (0.76%) OpenBSD
17 14 (0.70%) Android
18 12 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (19.84%) ITIL
2 234 (11.78%) E-Commerce
3 183 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
4 160 (8.06%) Change Management
5 155 (7.80%) DevOps
6 139 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 134 (6.75%) Project Management
8 119 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
9 99 (4.98%) Service Delivery
10 92 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
11 90 (4.53%) Incident Management
11 90 (4.53%) Mentoring
12 89 (4.48%) Network Management
13 84 (4.23%) Service Management
14 83 (4.18%) Capacity Management
15 80 (4.03%) Configuration Management
16 78 (3.93%) Network Design
17 68 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
18 66 (3.32%) Problem Management
19 62 (3.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 345 (17.37%) Perl
2 298 (15.01%) Java
3 248 (12.49%) SQL
4 233 (11.73%) Bash Shell
5 203 (10.22%) Python
6 163 (8.21%) PHP
7 144 (7.25%) PowerShell
8 143 (7.20%) Ruby
9 93 (4.68%) Shell Script
10 91 (4.58%) JavaScript
11 40 (2.01%) C#
12 35 (1.76%) C
13 22 (1.11%) C++
14 18 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 15 (0.76%) VBScript
15 15 (0.76%) Tcl
16 14 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.40%) PHP5
18 6 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 455 (22.91%) Cisco Certification
2 364 (18.33%) CCNP
3 193 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 191 (9.62%) CCNA
5 187 (9.42%) Degree
6 181 (9.11%) MCSE
7 133 (6.70%) CCIE
8 83 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 80 (4.03%) Security Cleared
10 74 (3.73%) MCSA
11 66 (3.32%) SC Cleared
12 62 (3.12%) MCITP
13 48 (2.42%) CCSP
13 48 (2.42%) CCSA
14 40 (2.01%) CCSE
15 39 (1.96%) JNCIA
16 34 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
17 33 (1.66%) RHCE
18 31 (1.56%) CISSP
18 31 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (5.79%) SLA
2 107 (5.39%) PCI DSS
3 33 (1.66%) QA
4 31 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.86%) WAI
6 10 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.30%) WCAG
8 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.050%) HL7
System Software
1 516 (25.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 360 (18.13%) Active Directory
3 135 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 124 (6.24%) VMware ESX
5 119 (5.99%) vSphere
6 77 (3.88%) UAG
7 71 (3.58%) VMware ESXi
8 56 (2.82%) NFS
9 50 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
10 46 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
11 45 (2.27%) XenApp
12 41 (2.06%) KVM
13 37 (1.86%) XenDesktop
14 30 (1.51%) vCloud
15 29 (1.46%) Varnish
15 29 (1.46%) Xen
16 27 (1.36%) Squid
17 26 (1.31%) ISA Server
18 23 (1.16%) ProxySG
19 18 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 267 (13.44%) Puppet
2 189 (9.52%) Nagios
3 150 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (3.68%) ZABBIX
4 73 (3.68%) Cacti
5 65 (3.27%) SCOM
6 43 (2.17%) CFEngine
7 39 (1.96%) CiscoWorks
7 39 (1.96%) SCCM
8 37 (1.86%) NetBackup
9 36 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 34 (1.71%) Zenoss
11 32 (1.61%) Salt
12 31 (1.56%) HP NNM
13 30 (1.51%) Ansible
14 28 (1.41%) WSUS
15 24 (1.21%) Munin
15 24 (1.21%) FortiGate
15 24 (1.21%) Opsview
16 16 (0.81%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 829 (41.74%) Cisco
2 665 (33.48%) VMware
3 450 (22.66%) Microsoft
4 448 (22.56%) F5
5 390 (19.64%) Juniper
6 327 (16.47%) Red Hat
7 296 (14.90%) CheckPoint
8 250 (12.59%) Oracle
9 214 (10.78%) Citrix
10 213 (10.73%) HP
11 147 (7.40%) NetApp
12 118 (5.94%) IBM
13 113 (5.69%) EMC
14 110 (5.54%) JBoss
15 76 (3.83%) Dell
16 63 (3.17%) Veritas
17 58 (2.92%) Blue Coat
17 58 (2.92%) SolarWinds
18 57 (2.87%) Sun
19 56 (2.82%) Riverbed
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Considerable Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday