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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 324 290 339
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +49
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 910 1066 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.97% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 712 843 603
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,458 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
87191 91296 82288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.48% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72102 74533 68537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -60 345 £55,000 +4.76% 49
South East +55 321 £50,000 - 28
Yorkshire -80 76 £55,000 +10.00% 15
East of England +33 69 £45,000 +15.38% 6
West Midlands -13 30 £37,500 - 2
North West -31 30 £40,000 - 11
South West -1 26 £33,750 -15.62% 8
East Midlands +11 11 £45,000 +32.35% 1
North East -10 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 986 (50.96%) Cisco
2 972 (50.23%) Firewall
3 760 (39.28%) Linux
4 681 (35.19%) Windows
5 665 (34.37%) VMware
6 596 (30.80%) F5
7 563 (29.10%) Cisco Certification
8 517 (26.72%) WAN
9 509 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 497 (25.68%) Microsoft
11 479 (24.75%) DNS
12 455 (23.51%) LAN
13 438 (22.64%) Data Centre
14 428 (22.12%) CCNP
15 420 (21.71%) TCP/IP
16 415 (21.45%) VPN
17 413 (21.34%) CheckPoint
18 381 (19.69%) SQL Server
19 375 (19.38%) Clustering
20 325 (16.80%) Juniper
21 324 (16.74%) Network Security
22 322 (16.64%) Active Directory
22 322 (16.64%) UNIX
23 319 (16.49%) Cisco ASA
24 318 (16.43%) SAN
25 304 (15.71%) BGP
25 304 (15.71%) Finance
26 293 (15.14%) SQL
27 291 (15.04%) ITIL
28 290 (14.99%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 259 (13.39%) Apache
2 228 (11.78%) IIS
3 176 (9.10%) Tomcat
4 142 (7.34%) SharePoint
5 118 (6.10%) MS Exchange
6 75 (3.88%) JBoss
7 71 (3.67%) Lync
8 70 (3.62%) OpenStack
9 64 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
10 58 (3.00%) WebLogic
10 58 (3.00%) WebSphere
11 54 (2.79%) nginx
12 53 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 22 (1.14%) GlassFish
15 20 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
17 15 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
17 15 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
17 15 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 184 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 77 (3.98%) MS Visio
3 34 (1.76%) MS Office
4 7 (0.36%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.052%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.57%) Magento
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.16%) Tridion
7 1 (0.052%) Agresso
7 1 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.052%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 193 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (2.43%) SaaS
2 47 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
3 45 (2.33%) PaaS
4 43 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (1.50%) Office 365
7 21 (1.09%) IaaS
8 18 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (0.83%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.78%) Route 53
11 14 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
13 11 (0.57%) Heroku
14 10 (0.52%) Engine Yard
15 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.26%) Amazon Glacier
15 5 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (0.21%) Symantec.cloud
16 4 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 972 (50.23%) Firewall
2 517 (26.72%) WAN
3 479 (24.75%) DNS
4 455 (23.51%) LAN
5 420 (21.71%) TCP/IP
6 415 (21.45%) VPN
7 324 (16.74%) Network Security
8 319 (16.49%) Cisco ASA
9 318 (16.43%) SAN
10 304 (15.71%) BGP
11 285 (14.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 265 (13.70%) MPLS
13 246 (12.71%) OSPF
14 215 (11.11%) Wireless
15 190 (9.82%) HTTP
15 190 (9.82%) VoIP
16 186 (9.61%) VLAN
17 184 (9.51%) DHCP
17 184 (9.51%) EIGRP
18 158 (8.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 242 (12.51%) MySQL
3 83 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 77 (3.98%) MongoDB
6 64 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 62 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 51 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 50 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 29 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
12 25 (1.29%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.19%) Couchbase
14 21 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (0.78%) Data Mining
15 15 (0.78%) Big Data
16 14 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (0.67%) Redis
18 9 (0.47%) Riak
19 8 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 108 (5.58%) Git (software)
2 87 (4.50%) Subversion
3 70 (3.62%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.50%) TeamCity
5 25 (1.29%) JIRA
6 22 (1.14%) Maven
7 21 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.03%) Hudson
9 15 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 12 (0.62%) Mercurial
11 10 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (0.52%) ProC
12 9 (0.47%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.41%) JUnit
14 7 (0.36%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.31%) Liquibase
15 6 (0.31%) Flyway
16 5 (0.26%) NetBeans
16 5 (0.26%) NUnit
17 4 (0.21%) MSBuild
General
1 304 (15.71%) Finance
2 89 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 51 (2.64%) Banking
4 44 (2.27%) Games
5 43 (2.22%) Retail
5 43 (2.22%) Legal
6 42 (2.17%) Advertising
7 41 (2.12%) Marketing
8 23 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 19 (0.98%) Electronics
9 19 (0.98%) Law
9 19 (0.98%) Billing
10 16 (0.83%) Publishing
11 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.52%) Back Office
13 7 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.16%) Local Government
14 3 (0.16%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.10%) Front Office
16 1 (0.052%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 453 (23.41%) Network Engineer
2 296 (15.30%) Architect
3 201 (10.39%) Administrator
4 144 (7.44%) Systems Administrator
5 135 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 123 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 116 (5.99%) Support Engineer
8 112 (5.79%) Consultant
9 98 (5.06%) Analyst
10 97 (5.01%) Developer
11 94 (4.86%) Network Architect
12 70 (3.62%) Network Consultant
12 70 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
13 69 (3.57%) Technical Architect
14 68 (3.51%) Security Engineer
15 65 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
15 65 (3.36%) Linux Administrator
16 61 (3.15%) BizTalk Developer
17 58 (3.00%) DBA
18 57 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (9.04%) .NET
2 159 (8.22%) Web Services
3 80 (4.13%) LAMP
4 77 (3.98%) .NET Framework
5 74 (3.82%) WCF
6 72 (3.72%) CSS
7 70 (3.62%) jQuery
8 66 (3.41%) JMS
9 65 (3.36%) EDI
10 63 (3.26%) Entity Framework
11 62 (3.20%) Middleware
12 61 (3.15%) EDIFACT
13 51 (2.64%) HTML
14 50 (2.58%) RESTful
15 44 (2.27%) XML
16 41 (2.12%) J2EE
17 34 (1.76%) RabbitMQ
18 32 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
19 30 (1.55%) ASP.NET
20 28 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 438 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 375 (19.38%) Clustering
3 113 (5.84%) Replication
4 112 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (3.82%) Public Cloud
5 74 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 41 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 29 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 27 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
10 24 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (1.24%) N-Tier
11 22 (1.14%) IPTV
11 22 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.09%) User Experience
13 20 (1.03%) Private Cloud
13 20 (1.03%) Streaming Video
13 20 (1.03%) PKI
14 15 (0.78%) Digital Media
14 15 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 760 (39.28%) Linux
2 681 (35.19%) Windows
3 322 (16.64%) UNIX
4 228 (11.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 227 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 149 (7.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 145 (7.49%) CentOS
8 106 (5.48%) Solaris
9 104 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 74 (3.82%) Ubuntu
11 59 (3.05%) Debian
12 21 (1.09%) AIX
13 18 (0.93%) SUSE
14 13 (0.67%) Windows 2000
14 13 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
14 13 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.52%) Scientific Linux
17 9 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (15.04%) ITIL
2 184 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (9.51%) Network Design
3 179 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 171 (8.84%) DevOps
5 147 (7.60%) Performance Tuning
6 143 (7.39%) Project Management
7 135 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 112 (5.79%) High Availability
9 110 (5.68%) Business Continuity
10 105 (5.43%) Migration
10 105 (5.43%) E-Commerce
11 102 (5.27%) Capacity Planning
12 97 (5.01%) Technical Architecture
13 90 (4.65%) Change Management
14 89 (4.60%) Network Management
15 87 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (4.44%) MVC
17 73 (3.77%) Service Delivery
18 69 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 293 (15.14%) SQL
2 216 (11.16%) Perl
3 168 (8.68%) Bash Shell
4 156 (8.06%) Java
5 145 (7.49%) Python
6 126 (6.51%) PowerShell
7 112 (5.79%) PHP
8 110 (5.68%) C#
9 85 (4.39%) Ruby
10 61 (3.15%) ActionScript
10 61 (3.15%) ActionScript 2.0
11 55 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 44 (2.27%) JavaScript
13 36 (1.86%) C
14 34 (1.76%) Korn
15 22 (1.14%) VBScript
16 21 (1.09%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.57%) C++
18 10 (0.52%) Groovy
19 9 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 563 (29.10%) Cisco Certification
2 428 (22.12%) CCNP
3 188 (9.72%) CCNA
4 148 (7.65%) Degree
5 142 (7.34%) CCIE
6 110 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 104 (5.37%) Security Cleared
8 94 (4.86%) CCDP
9 86 (4.44%) MCSE
10 77 (3.98%) CCSE
11 59 (3.05%) CCSA
12 57 (2.95%) SC Cleared
13 54 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 40 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
15 38 (1.96%) MCITP
16 35 (1.81%) Check Point Certification
17 30 (1.55%) HP ASE
18 24 (1.24%) DV Cleared
18 24 (1.24%) CISSP
19 22 (1.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.32%) SLA
2 43 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (2.12%) QA
4 26 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 21 (1.09%) COBIT
6 9 (0.47%) WAI
6 9 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.052%) BS7799
9 1 (0.052%) FATCA
9 1 (0.052%) HL7
System Software
1 509 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 322 (16.64%) Active Directory
3 119 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 107 (5.53%) VMware ESX
5 92 (4.75%) vSphere
6 51 (2.64%) XenServer
7 49 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
8 40 (2.07%) Xen
8 40 (2.07%) NFS
9 35 (1.81%) vCloud
10 33 (1.71%) KVM
11 29 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (1.50%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.19%) Firmware
12 23 (1.19%) XenApp
12 23 (1.19%) iptables
13 21 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 19 (0.98%) Varnish
14 19 (0.98%) Docker
15 18 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 189 (9.77%) Puppet
2 118 (6.10%) Nagios
3 117 (6.05%) Opscode Chef
4 65 (3.36%) CiscoWorks
5 60 (3.10%) Ansible
6 43 (2.22%) SCCM
7 38 (1.96%) WSUS
8 36 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 35 (1.81%) FortiGate
9 35 (1.81%) logstash
9 35 (1.81%) SCOM
10 34 (1.76%) Hyperic
11 33 (1.71%) NetBackup
12 30 (1.55%) Cacti
12 30 (1.55%) Cobbler
13 29 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
14 26 (1.34%) ZABBIX
15 21 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
15 21 (1.09%) Cisco LMS
15 21 (1.09%) Icinga
Vendors
1 986 (50.96%) Cisco
2 665 (34.37%) VMware
3 596 (30.80%) F5
4 497 (25.68%) Microsoft
5 413 (21.34%) CheckPoint
6 325 (16.80%) Juniper
7 290 (14.99%) Red Hat
8 273 (14.11%) Citrix
9 265 (13.70%) Oracle
10 263 (13.59%) HP
11 136 (7.03%) SolarWinds
12 125 (6.46%) Riverbed
13 103 (5.32%) NetApp
14 77 (3.98%) Symantec
15 68 (3.51%) Fortinet
16 65 (3.36%) Dell
17 61 (3.15%) IBM
18 49 (2.53%) EMC
18 49 (2.53%) Veritas
19 39 (2.02%) Brocade
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