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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 312 316 317
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 914 832 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.04% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 748 631 745
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 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%
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
81372 79754 83882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.68% 82.32% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67586 64366 71825
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +26 427 £57,500 +4.54% 50
South East +62 232 £48,000 +1.05% 29
Yorkshire -69 78 £55,000 +33.33% 7
East of England -1 54 £50,000 +6.38% 8
North West +1 47 £38,750 -22.50% 4
South West -23 33 £37,500 -6.25% 13
West Midlands -39 19 £39,250 -12.77% 2
East Midlands -6 9 £35,000 -30.00% 3
North East - 4 £50,000 -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 864 (47.01%) Firewall
2 853 (46.41%) Cisco
3 722 (39.28%) Linux
4 712 (38.74%) Windows
5 604 (32.86%) VMware
6 514 (27.97%) Cisco Certification
7 472 (25.68%) F5
8 445 (24.21%) TCP/IP
9 441 (23.99%) DNS
10 431 (23.45%) CCNP
11 429 (23.34%) WAN
12 422 (22.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 421 (22.91%) Microsoft
14 395 (21.49%) VPN
15 368 (20.02%) SAN
16 363 (19.75%) LAN
17 353 (19.21%) Clustering
18 339 (18.44%) MPLS
19 332 (18.06%) SQL Server
20 329 (17.90%) CheckPoint
20 329 (17.90%) Juniper
21 328 (17.85%) UNIX
22 327 (17.79%) ITIL
23 324 (17.63%) Active Directory
24 315 (17.14%) BGP
25 309 (16.81%) Finance
26 295 (16.05%) IIS
27 285 (15.51%) Perl
28 280 (15.23%) SQL
29 270 (14.69%) Apache

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 295 (16.05%) IIS
2 270 (14.69%) Apache
3 178 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 158 (8.60%) MS Exchange
5 94 (5.11%) WebLogic
6 85 (4.62%) JBoss
7 70 (3.81%) SharePoint
8 67 (3.65%) nginx
9 51 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (2.01%) Lync
11 36 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 35 (1.90%) WebSphere
12 35 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
13 33 (1.80%) GlassFish
14 27 (1.47%) OpenStack
15 25 (1.36%) CMS
15 25 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
17 19 (1.03%) Jetty
17 19 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 163 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.43%) MS Visio
3 34 (1.85%) MS Office
4 13 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.054%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 50 (2.72%) Oracle Applications
2 20 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.16%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.11%) Agresso
9 1 (0.054%) RMDS
9 1 (0.054%) Summit
9 1 (0.054%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 106 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.18%) Office 365
4 38 (2.07%) IaaS
4 38 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.96%) SaaS
6 34 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.14%) PaaS
9 11 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
10 10 (0.54%) GitHub
11 7 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.27%) Joyent
13 4 (0.22%) Route 53
13 4 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.16%) Heroku
14 3 (0.16%) Engine Yard
15 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
15 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 864 (47.01%) Firewall
2 445 (24.21%) TCP/IP
3 441 (23.99%) DNS
4 429 (23.34%) WAN
5 395 (21.49%) VPN
6 368 (20.02%) SAN
7 363 (19.75%) LAN
8 339 (18.44%) MPLS
9 315 (17.14%) BGP
10 262 (14.25%) Cisco ASA
11 255 (13.87%) OSPF
12 248 (13.49%) Network Security
13 215 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 212 (11.53%) Internet
15 175 (9.52%) SMTP
16 171 (9.30%) Wireless
17 168 (9.14%) EIGRP
18 151 (8.22%) VLAN
19 135 (7.34%) HTTP
20 132 (7.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 239 (13.00%) MySQL
3 86 (4.68%) Oracle Database
4 69 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 57 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 54 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (2.72%) Oracle Discoverer
8 40 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (1.80%) NoSQL
10 32 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.58%) OLTP
13 27 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (1.36%) OLAP
15 23 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
16 21 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
16 21 (1.14%) Data Mining
16 21 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
17 20 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 104 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 68 (3.70%) Subversion
3 52 (2.83%) JIRA
4 39 (2.12%) Jenkins
5 29 (1.58%) Eclipse
6 27 (1.47%) Maven
7 23 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 21 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.09%) JUnit
10 19 (1.03%) NetBeans
11 17 (0.92%) Visual Studio
12 16 (0.87%) StarTeam
13 15 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (0.76%) Hudson
15 13 (0.71%) Mercurial
16 11 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
17 9 (0.49%) LoadRunner
18 8 (0.44%) NeoLoad
19 7 (0.38%) JProfiler
General
1 309 (16.81%) Finance
2 116 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 68 (3.70%) Banking
4 63 (3.43%) Games
5 51 (2.77%) Marketing
6 45 (2.45%) Advertising
7 27 (1.47%) Publishing
8 25 (1.36%) Retail
8 25 (1.36%) Law
9 21 (1.14%) Back Office
10 18 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 16 (0.87%) Legal
12 14 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.54%) Electronics
14 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.33%) Front Office
15 6 (0.33%) French Language
16 5 (0.27%) iGaming
17 3 (0.16%) Billing
18 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 357 (19.42%) Network Engineer
2 231 (12.57%) Architect
3 188 (10.23%) Administrator
4 135 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
5 131 (7.13%) Consultant
6 110 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 97 (5.28%) Analyst
8 96 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 91 (4.95%) Developer
10 87 (4.73%) Senior Network Engineer
11 84 (4.57%) Support Engineer
12 76 (4.13%) DBA
13 74 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
14 67 (3.65%) Network Consultant
15 59 (3.21%) Technical Architect
16 58 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 56 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
17 56 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 55 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
19 53 (2.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (7.40%) .NET
2 123 (6.69%) CSS
3 118 (6.42%) Web Services
4 115 (6.26%) HTML
5 93 (5.06%) Middleware
6 76 (4.13%) XML
7 56 (3.05%) J2EE
8 54 (2.94%) LAMP
9 53 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 47 (2.56%) jQuery
11 45 (2.45%) HTML5
12 42 (2.29%) JMS
13 35 (1.90%) SOAP
13 35 (1.90%) RESTful
13 35 (1.90%) Spring
13 35 (1.90%) Ajax
14 33 (1.80%) .NET Framework
15 31 (1.69%) JSON
16 29 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
17 27 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 353 (19.21%) Clustering
2 110 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (4.30%) Replication
4 64 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 41 (2.23%) Open Source
7 36 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 31 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.36%) Streaming Video
10 21 (1.14%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 19 (1.03%) IPTV
12 18 (0.98%) CESG
12 18 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 18 (0.98%) CMDB
13 17 (0.92%) Mainframe
13 17 (0.92%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.87%) PKI
15 13 (0.71%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 722 (39.28%) Linux
2 712 (38.74%) Windows
3 328 (17.85%) UNIX
4 213 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 183 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 139 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 129 (7.02%) Solaris
8 116 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 115 (6.26%) CentOS
10 82 (4.46%) Ubuntu
11 60 (3.26%) HPUX
12 52 (2.83%) Debian
13 39 (2.12%) AIX
14 20 (1.09%) Apple iOS
15 19 (1.03%) Android
16 18 (0.98%) SUSE
17 17 (0.92%) Windows 7
18 12 (0.65%) Mac OS X
19 9 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
20 8 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (17.79%) ITIL
2 182 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
3 172 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 171 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 155 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (7.67%) Project Management
7 127 (6.91%) Migration
8 115 (6.26%) Network Design
9 114 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
10 113 (6.15%) DevOps
11 95 (5.17%) Configuration Management
12 91 (4.95%) Network Management
13 76 (4.13%) Service Management
13 76 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 74 (4.03%) Network Monitoring
15 72 (3.92%) Network Architecture
16 71 (3.86%) High Availability
17 70 (3.81%) Business Continuity
18 68 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (3.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 285 (15.51%) Perl
2 280 (15.23%) SQL
3 225 (12.24%) Java
4 203 (11.04%) Bash Shell
5 170 (9.25%) Python
6 136 (7.40%) PHP
7 127 (6.91%) PowerShell
8 120 (6.53%) JavaScript
9 100 (5.44%) Ruby
10 72 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 55 (2.99%) C#
12 34 (1.85%) C++
13 29 (1.58%) C
14 28 (1.52%) VB.NET
15 16 (0.87%) T-SQL
16 15 (0.82%) Tcl
16 15 (0.82%) Korn
17 14 (0.76%) ActionScript 2.0
17 14 (0.76%) ActionScript
18 10 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 514 (27.97%) Cisco Certification
2 431 (23.45%) CCNP
3 207 (11.26%) CCNA
4 181 (9.85%) Degree
5 147 (8.00%) CCIE
6 106 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 98 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 89 (4.84%) MCSE
9 74 (4.03%) SC Cleared
10 71 (3.86%) CCDP
11 66 (3.59%) CCSE
12 61 (3.32%) CCSA
13 50 (2.72%) DV Cleared
14 45 (2.45%) CISSP
15 40 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 35 (1.90%) Check Point Certification
17 27 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
18 24 (1.31%) CCSP
19 23 (1.25%) CCA
20 22 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.03%) SLA
2 65 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 42 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.80%) QA
5 16 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.82%) WAI
7 6 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 422 (22.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 324 (17.63%) Active Directory
3 118 (6.42%) Hyper-V
4 95 (5.17%) vSphere
5 94 (5.11%) VMware ESX
6 79 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
7 63 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
8 52 (2.83%) NFS
9 50 (2.72%) Firmware
10 41 (2.23%) UAG
11 38 (2.07%) XenServer
12 34 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
13 30 (1.63%) ISA Server
14 29 (1.58%) Xen
15 27 (1.47%) Sendmail
16 25 (1.36%) vCloud
17 23 (1.25%) Postfix
17 23 (1.25%) Varnish
18 22 (1.20%) XenDesktop
19 21 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 178 (9.68%) Puppet
2 136 (7.40%) Nagios
3 111 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (4.62%) SCOM
5 50 (2.72%) SCCM
5 50 (2.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 49 (2.67%) NetBackup
7 42 (2.29%) Cacti
8 40 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
9 33 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
10 30 (1.63%) WSUS
10 30 (1.63%) Icinga
11 26 (1.41%) ZABBIX
12 25 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
12 25 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 23 (1.25%) Ansible
13 23 (1.25%) SELinux
13 23 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
14 22 (1.20%) FortiGate
15 20 (1.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 853 (46.41%) Cisco
2 604 (32.86%) VMware
3 472 (25.68%) F5
4 421 (22.91%) Microsoft
5 329 (17.90%) Juniper
5 329 (17.90%) CheckPoint
6 263 (14.31%) Red Hat
7 245 (13.33%) Oracle
8 221 (12.02%) HP
9 218 (11.86%) Citrix
10 125 (6.80%) SolarWinds
11 116 (6.31%) NetApp
12 88 (4.79%) IBM
13 80 (4.35%) EMC
14 67 (3.65%) Symantec
15 65 (3.54%) Riverbed
16 57 (3.10%) Dell
17 52 (2.83%) Sun
18 50 (2.72%) Blue Coat
19 48 (2.61%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Package - Please call fo
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £44,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27250 - £30800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago