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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 162 146 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 30 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 1.21% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.52% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 17
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £39,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Load Balancing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3069 3155 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.46% 79.83% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2528 2663
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Southampton +11 7 £60,000 +103.38%
Basingstoke +12 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +8 2 £45,000 -6.25%
Fareham +18 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £60,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 27 (58.70%) Cisco
1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 24 (52.17%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) OSPF
4 17 (36.96%) Juniper
4 17 (36.96%) BGP
4 17 (36.96%) LAN
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (36.96%) ITIL
4 17 (36.96%) F5
5 16 (34.78%) VPN
6 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 14 (30.43%) VMware
8 13 (28.26%) CCNP
9 11 (23.91%) CCIE
9 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (23.91%) Network Security
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) VoIP
10 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (21.74%) MPLS
11 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
11 9 (19.57%) UNIX
11 9 (19.57%) SQL
11 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.57%) Business Continuity
12 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle 10gAS
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) SAS
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) nginx
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 24 (52.17%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) OSPF
4 17 (36.96%) BGP
4 17 (36.96%) LAN
5 16 (34.78%) VPN
6 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
7 11 (23.91%) Network Security
7 11 (23.91%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (21.74%) MPLS
8 10 (21.74%) VoIP
9 8 (17.39%) Wireless
10 7 (15.22%) IPsec
10 7 (15.22%) DNS
10 7 (15.22%) Multicast
11 6 (13.04%) FWSM
12 5 (10.87%) HSRP
12 5 (10.87%) SAN
12 5 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Xdebug
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 4 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Designer
4 6 (13.04%) Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) DBA
6 4 (8.70%) Network Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior DBA
7 3 (6.52%) Junior Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) 802.1X
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) XHTML
4 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Sass
4 1 (2.17%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Clustering
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) IPTV
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) HPUX
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.52%) Debian
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (19.57%) Business Continuity
4 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.52%) Change Control
7 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (6.52%) Network Management
7 3 (6.52%) B2B
7 3 (6.52%) BCP
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) PHP5
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.26%) CCNP
3 11 (23.91%) CCIE
4 7 (15.22%) CCDP
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (10.87%) Degree
7 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (8.70%) MCSE
8 3 (6.52%) MCITP
9 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) CCNA
10 1 (2.17%) MCSA
10 1 (2.17%) RHCT
10 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Firmware
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (6.52%) WSUS
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) Munin
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Nmap
4 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (2.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Cisco
2 17 (36.96%) Juniper
2 17 (36.96%) F5
3 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.39%) Oracle
6 6 (13.04%) Aruba
7 3 (6.52%) Software AG
7 3 (6.52%) IronPort
7 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.52%) webMethods
7 3 (6.52%) Websense
7 3 (6.52%) CommVault
7 3 (6.52%) Nokia
8 2 (4.35%) Sony
8 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) EMC
8 2 (4.35%) Intel