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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 333 315 377
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +62
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 877 966 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.89% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.08% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 710 748 527
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,130 £37,220 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
86526 89433 82017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.05% 82.85% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72298 72039 67906
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 -44 311 £57,500 +9.52% 41
South East +77 293 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Yorkshire -78 81 £60,000 +20.00% 9
North West +15 68 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East of England +4 57 £42,500 +8.97% 7
West Midlands -1 37 £42,678 +13.80% 7
South West +2 21 £37,500 +36.36%
East Midlands +18 7 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North East - 2 - -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 945 (52.65%) Cisco
2 886 (49.36%) Firewall
3 664 (36.99%) Linux
4 624 (34.76%) Cisco Certification
5 614 (34.21%) Windows
6 590 (32.87%) VMware
7 583 (32.48%) F5
8 491 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 472 (26.30%) LAN
10 466 (25.96%) WAN
11 462 (25.74%) DNS
12 451 (25.13%) CCNP
13 447 (24.90%) Microsoft
14 423 (23.57%) Data Centre
15 413 (23.01%) VPN
16 388 (21.62%) CheckPoint
17 382 (21.28%) TCP/IP
18 346 (19.28%) SQL Server
19 339 (18.89%) Clustering
20 328 (18.27%) BGP
21 325 (18.11%) Active Directory
22 294 (16.38%) Finance
22 294 (16.38%) Cisco Nexus
23 293 (16.32%) Network Security
24 292 (16.27%) ITIL
25 285 (15.88%) OSPF
26 283 (15.77%) Juniper
27 276 (15.38%) SAN
28 268 (14.93%) SQL
29 254 (14.15%) Apache

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 254 (14.15%) Apache
2 181 (10.08%) IIS
3 153 (8.52%) Tomcat
4 137 (7.63%) SharePoint
5 129 (7.19%) MS Exchange
6 72 (4.01%) BizTalk Server
7 66 (3.68%) nginx
8 63 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 61 (3.40%) Lync
10 56 (3.12%) WebSphere
11 55 (3.06%) JBoss
12 53 (2.95%) WebLogic
13 51 (2.84%) OpenStack
14 27 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 22 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 19 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (0.72%) Node.js
18 12 (0.67%) Jetty
19 11 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 181 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 36 (2.01%) MS Office
4 7 (0.39%) MS Project
4 7 (0.39%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (1.78%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.61%) Magento
4 10 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.17%) Tridion
7 3 (0.17%) Agresso
8 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 194 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (3.01%) SaaS
2 54 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
3 53 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (2.56%) Office 365
5 34 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (1.67%) PaaS
7 21 (1.17%) Amazon ELB
8 18 (1.00%) Route 53
8 18 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.39%) IaaS
10 7 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
11 6 (0.33%) Joyent
12 5 (0.28%) Taleo
12 5 (0.28%) Amazon Glacier
12 5 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.22%) Symantec.cloud
13 4 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 886 (49.36%) Firewall
2 472 (26.30%) LAN
3 466 (25.96%) WAN
4 462 (25.74%) DNS
5 413 (23.01%) VPN
6 382 (21.28%) TCP/IP
7 328 (18.27%) BGP
8 294 (16.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 293 (16.32%) Network Security
10 285 (15.88%) OSPF
11 276 (15.38%) SAN
12 254 (14.15%) Cisco ASA
13 237 (13.20%) Wireless
14 231 (12.87%) MPLS
15 186 (10.36%) DHCP
16 173 (9.64%) VoIP
16 173 (9.64%) HTTP
17 169 (9.42%) EIGRP
18 158 (8.80%) VLAN
19 147 (8.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 215 (11.98%) MySQL
3 87 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 60 (3.34%) MongoDB
6 52 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 46 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 43 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (2.01%) Relational Database
10 34 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (1.17%) Big Data
13 18 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (0.95%) Couchbase
14 17 (0.95%) Redis
15 14 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (0.67%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.67%) Riak
16 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 101 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 68 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 65 (3.62%) Subversion
4 29 (1.62%) TeamCity
5 25 (1.39%) JIRA
6 24 (1.34%) Hudson
7 22 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.23%) Maven
8 18 (1.00%) ProC
9 13 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 11 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.50%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.39%) NUnit
13 6 (0.33%) Liquibase
13 6 (0.33%) Flyway
14 5 (0.28%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.28%) AnthillPro
14 5 (0.28%) JUnit
15 4 (0.22%) MSTest
16 3 (0.17%) Cucumber
General
1 294 (16.38%) Finance
2 88 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.45%) Banking
4 48 (2.67%) Retail
5 41 (2.28%) Legal
6 31 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 30 (1.67%) Games
8 22 (1.23%) Marketing
9 20 (1.11%) Advertising
10 17 (0.95%) Billing
11 16 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.84%) Electronics
13 11 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.61%) Law
14 7 (0.39%) Back Office
15 3 (0.17%) Automotive
15 3 (0.17%) Publishing
16 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.11%) Local Government
16 2 (0.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 441 (24.57%) Network Engineer
2 261 (14.54%) Architect
3 196 (10.92%) Administrator
4 137 (7.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 118 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
6 112 (6.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 110 (6.13%) Analyst
8 96 (5.35%) Network Architect
9 88 (4.90%) Consultant
10 87 (4.85%) Support Engineer
11 84 (4.68%) Developer
12 70 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
13 65 (3.62%) Security Engineer
14 61 (3.40%) BizTalk Developer
15 58 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
15 58 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
16 56 (3.12%) DBA
17 52 (2.90%) Network Analyst
17 52 (2.90%) Cisco Architect
18 51 (2.84%) Network Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (7.41%) .NET
2 118 (6.57%) Web Services
3 72 (4.01%) .NET Framework
3 72 (4.01%) jQuery
4 70 (3.90%) WCF
5 69 (3.84%) Middleware
6 68 (3.79%) EDI
7 64 (3.57%) Entity Framework
8 63 (3.51%) JMS
9 61 (3.40%) EDIFACT
10 57 (3.18%) CSS
11 45 (2.51%) LAMP
12 42 (2.34%) XML
13 38 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
14 33 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
15 30 (1.67%) RESTful
16 29 (1.62%) HTML
16 29 (1.62%) J2EE
17 27 (1.50%) 802.1X
18 24 (1.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 423 (23.57%) Data Centre
2 339 (18.89%) Clustering
3 106 (5.91%) Replication
4 82 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (3.68%) Public Cloud
6 59 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 43 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 37 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 29 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
10 26 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 23 (1.28%) PKI
12 21 (1.17%) Private Cloud
13 18 (1.00%) IVR
14 14 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.78%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
15 13 (0.72%) Blackberry
16 12 (0.67%) e-Health
16 12 (0.67%) Semantic Web
16 12 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 664 (36.99%) Linux
2 614 (34.21%) Windows
3 248 (13.82%) UNIX
4 200 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 173 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 153 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 117 (6.52%) CentOS
8 81 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 79 (4.40%) Solaris
10 64 (3.57%) Ubuntu
11 61 (3.40%) Debian
12 18 (1.00%) AIX
12 18 (1.00%) Scientific Linux
13 14 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 14 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (0.72%) SUSE
15 10 (0.56%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
16 9 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (16.27%) ITIL
2 177 (9.86%) Network Design
3 162 (9.03%) Performance Tuning
4 152 (8.47%) Project Management
5 149 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 137 (7.63%) DevOps
8 136 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 109 (6.07%) Business Continuity
10 103 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
11 102 (5.68%) High Availability
12 96 (5.35%) E-Commerce
13 94 (5.24%) Network Management
13 94 (5.24%) Technical Architecture
14 93 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 91 (5.07%) Migration
16 90 (5.01%) Change Management
17 82 (4.57%) MVC
18 77 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
19 71 (3.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 268 (14.93%) SQL
2 174 (9.69%) Perl
3 144 (8.02%) Bash Shell
4 132 (7.35%) PowerShell
5 124 (6.91%) Java
6 116 (6.46%) Python
7 91 (5.07%) C#
8 82 (4.57%) PHP
9 71 (3.96%) Ruby
10 61 (3.40%) ActionScript 2.0
10 61 (3.40%) ActionScript
11 48 (2.67%) C
12 40 (2.23%) Shell Script
13 38 (2.12%) JavaScript
14 19 (1.06%) VBScript
15 17 (0.95%) Korn
16 16 (0.89%) T-SQL
17 14 (0.78%) Groovy
18 8 (0.45%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 624 (34.76%) Cisco Certification
2 451 (25.13%) CCNP
3 188 (10.47%) CCNA
4 171 (9.53%) CCIE
5 128 (7.13%) Degree
6 116 (6.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 101 (5.63%) Security Cleared
8 93 (5.18%) MCSE
9 70 (3.90%) CCDP
10 59 (3.29%) HP ASE
11 53 (2.95%) CCSE
12 52 (2.90%) CCSA
13 48 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 41 (2.28%) SC Cleared
15 37 (2.06%) Check Point Certification
16 36 (2.01%) MCITP
17 34 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
18 27 (1.50%) CISSP
19 24 (1.34%) DV Cleared
20 23 (1.28%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.01%) SLA
2 36 (2.01%) QA
3 27 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.11%) COBIT
5 19 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.11%) WAI
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.056%) BS7799
System Software
1 491 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 325 (18.11%) Active Directory
3 98 (5.46%) Hyper-V
4 88 (4.90%) vSphere
5 82 (4.57%) VMware ESX
6 50 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
7 44 (2.45%) NFS
8 43 (2.40%) XenServer
9 32 (1.78%) KVM
10 29 (1.62%) vCloud
11 27 (1.50%) Docker
11 27 (1.50%) iptables
11 27 (1.50%) Xen
12 25 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
13 24 (1.34%) Varnish
14 22 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (1.23%) UAG
15 20 (1.11%) Terminal Services
16 18 (1.00%) ISA Server
17 17 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 161 (8.97%) Puppet
2 103 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (4.68%) Nagios
4 68 (3.79%) CiscoWorks
5 49 (2.73%) Ansible
6 48 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 44 (2.45%) SCCM
8 43 (2.40%) Hyperic
9 39 (2.17%) Cisco LMS
9 39 (2.17%) NetBackup
10 36 (2.01%) FortiGate
11 35 (1.95%) Cacti
12 31 (1.73%) WSUS
13 30 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
14 28 (1.56%) ZABBIX
15 27 (1.50%) logstash
16 25 (1.39%) SCOM
17 24 (1.34%) Vagrant
18 23 (1.28%) Graphite
18 23 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 945 (52.65%) Cisco
2 590 (32.87%) VMware
3 583 (32.48%) F5
4 447 (24.90%) Microsoft
5 388 (21.62%) CheckPoint
6 283 (15.77%) Juniper
7 248 (13.82%) Red Hat
8 246 (13.70%) Citrix
9 233 (12.98%) HP
10 232 (12.92%) Oracle
11 139 (7.74%) SolarWinds
12 121 (6.74%) NetApp
13 113 (6.30%) Riverbed
14 86 (4.79%) Symantec
15 67 (3.73%) Fortinet
16 59 (3.29%) IBM
16 59 (3.29%) Dell
17 53 (2.95%) Huawei
18 46 (2.56%) EMC
18 46 (2.56%) Splunk
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: to £110K+ package (to £80K base)
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Allowances, Bonus and On Call
Posted: 2 days ago