The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 88 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.94% 0.32% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.43% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
Load Balancing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Gloucester -17 3 £34,000 -32.00%
Cheltenham - 3 £30,000 -
Cirencester - 1 - -
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) VMware
4 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (51.85%) Finance
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) Citrix
6 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
6 13 (48.15%) IIS
7 12 (44.44%) Clustering
8 11 (40.74%) .NET
8 11 (40.74%) Linux
9 10 (37.04%) MySQL
9 10 (37.04%) Client/Server
9 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (33.33%) MS Office
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) HP
10 9 (33.33%) SAN
11 8 (29.63%) ClearQuest
11 8 (29.63%) MSI
11 8 (29.63%) InstallShield
11 8 (29.63%) Java
11 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
11 8 (29.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
11 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (29.63%) CMDB

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (48.15%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) MediaWiki
5 1 (3.70%) Confluence
5 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) SAN
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) VLAN
6 4 (14.81%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) SNMP
7 3 (11.11%) SMTP
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) SSL
9 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.70%) NAS
9 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
9 1 (3.70%) OSPF
9 1 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) ClearQuest
1 8 (29.63%) MSI
1 8 (29.63%) InstallShield
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
1 8 (29.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.70%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 10 (37.04%) Client/Server
3 8 (29.63%) CMDB
4 6 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.81%) CentOS
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
3 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 6 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.70%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) C
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCEA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSD
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) iptables
5 1 (3.70%) Postfix
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Hyperic
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) Symantec
4 6 (22.22%) NetApp
4 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) McAfee