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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 93 82 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -33
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 9 5 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.76% 0.53% 4.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.72% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 44
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
957 693 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.49% 73.88% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 798 581 604
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,595
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram 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 18 December 2014. 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
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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
Cheltenham -4 7 £31,500 +34.04%
Gloucester +9 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Load Balancing
South West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) MSI
4 5 (55.56%) InstallShield
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) CMDB
4 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 2 (22.22%) MCP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) VRRP
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 5 (55.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
1 5 (55.56%) MSI
1 5 (55.56%) InstallShield
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 5 (55.56%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSD
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCEA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
1 1 (11.11%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco