The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 140 138 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.56% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.70% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 6
Average salary £47,250 £32,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.38% -49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1956 2014 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.53% 81.21% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1657 1271
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Letchworth - 3 £47,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £47,500 +43.93%
Watford -8 1 £57,500 -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (73.53%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) F5
3 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (32.35%) DNS
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 10 (29.41%) FTP
6 9 (26.47%) SLA
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) CCNP
6 9 (26.47%) CCNA
6 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (23.53%) Replication
7 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (23.53%) Clustering
8 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) Network Design
8 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (17.65%) SSH
9 6 (17.65%) IMAP
9 6 (17.65%) Joomla!
9 6 (17.65%) Time Management
9 6 (17.65%) WordPress
9 6 (17.65%) CentOS
9 6 (17.65%) Magento
9 6 (17.65%) Cacti
9 6 (17.65%) Sendmail

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (17.65%) Apache
1 6 (17.65%) Joomla!
1 6 (17.65%) WordPress
1 6 (17.65%) nginx
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (11.76%) Lync
3 3 (8.82%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) FTP
4 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (17.65%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) SSL
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
5 6 (17.65%) POP3
5 6 (17.65%) SMTP
5 6 (17.65%) IMAP
5 6 (17.65%) SSH
6 5 (14.71%) DHCP
6 5 (14.71%) LAN
6 5 (14.71%) BIG-IP
7 4 (11.76%) BGP
7 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (8.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Network Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support
6 1 (2.94%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) LAMP
1 6 (17.65%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) Replication
2 8 (23.53%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) EFT
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) CentOS
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (20.59%) Network Design
3 6 (17.65%) Time Management
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Server Hardening
5 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Perl
1 6 (17.65%) PHP
1 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) VBScript
2 2 (5.88%) VB
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) CCNP
2 9 (26.47%) CCNA
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) MCSE
4 3 (8.82%) CCIE
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Sendmail
3 6 (17.65%) Varnish
3 6 (17.65%) iptables
4 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.82%) Xen
5 3 (8.82%) KVM
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) Firmware
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Nagios
1 6 (17.65%) Cacti
1 6 (17.65%) cPanel
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) F5
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.76%) Sophos
6 4 (11.76%) Tripwire
6 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 4 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Dell
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 4 (11.76%) CA
7 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Fujitsu
8 2 (5.88%) Veritas
8 2 (5.88%) Sun
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 1 (2.94%) Crossbeam