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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 140 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 17 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.53% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.70% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 21
Average salary £46,750 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,625
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
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
1720 1848 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.20% 74.97% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1473 1640
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 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
Watford +8 5 £46,500 -17.33%
Letchworth +17 4 £47,000 +17.50%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 8 (32.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) MPLS
7 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (20.00%) OSPF
8 5 (20.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.00%) CA
8 5 (20.00%) Juniper
8 5 (20.00%) CCNA
8 5 (20.00%) SLA
8 5 (20.00%) CCIE
8 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.00%) VPN
8 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.00%) Replication
8 5 (20.00%) Network Design
9 4 (16.00%) VMware
9 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (16.00%) UNIX
9 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
9 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (12.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
1 3 (12.00%) Moodle
1 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (8.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (12.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) IMAP
6 3 (12.00%) NetScreen
6 3 (12.00%) SSH
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
1 3 (12.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (8.00%) Data Security
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
2 2 (8.00%) VB
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.00%) VCP4
4 1 (4.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Xen
2 3 (12.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (12.00%) Varnish
2 3 (12.00%) iptables
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Cacti
1 3 (12.00%) cPanel
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) F5
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Google
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Crossbeam
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) Reuters
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat