The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 82 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.87% 0.36% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.50% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 20
Average salary £53,750 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
Load Balancing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 806 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.11% 73.07% 81.85%
Number of salaries quoted 727 630 713
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Essex region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Essex

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Essex

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Basildon -7 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) F5
3 17 (53.13%) ITIL
4 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (50.00%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) LAN
7 11 (34.38%) Cisco
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) Firewall
7 11 (34.38%) Clustering
8 10 (31.25%) SAN
8 10 (31.25%) CCNP
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 9 (28.13%) DHCP
9 9 (28.13%) Windows 2000
9 9 (28.13%) LDAP
9 9 (28.13%) VBScript
9 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 9 (28.13%) IIS
9 9 (28.13%) Change Management
9 9 (28.13%) Citrix
9 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) XenApp
9 9 (28.13%) XenServer

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.88%) GlassFish
2 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) IBM SmartCloud
1 7 (21.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) LAN
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) SAN
5 9 (28.13%) DHCP
5 9 (28.13%) LDAP
6 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
7 6 (18.75%) VPN
7 6 (18.75%) MPLS
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) NetScreen
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.25%) FWSM
10 2 (6.25%) BGP
11 1 (3.13%) VLAN
11 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
11 1 (3.13%) OSPF
11 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows 2000
4 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
3 7 (21.88%) DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Network Design
7 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) Fund Management
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (28.13%) VBScript
3 7 (21.88%) Korn
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) CCNP
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.63%) CCSA
2 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCSP
4 1 (3.13%) CCDA
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
2 9 (28.13%) XenApp
2 9 (28.13%) XenServer
3 7 (21.88%) vSphere
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) vCloud
4 1 (3.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
1 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (21.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) F5
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) Citrix
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) IBM
5 7 (21.88%) SaltStack
5 7 (21.88%) Juniper
5 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
6 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
7 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
7 5 (15.63%) Infoblox
7 5 (15.63%) Nortel
7 5 (15.63%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) HP