The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 83 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.26% 1.33% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.83% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £73,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
916 764 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.67% 72.83% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 793 648 568
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Kent

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Kent

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(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
Dartford -8 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 28 (65.12%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) LAN
2 24 (55.81%) WAN
2 24 (55.81%) DNS
3 21 (48.84%) Juniper
4 19 (44.19%) Riverbed
5 18 (41.86%) DHCP
6 16 (37.21%) Firewall
7 15 (34.88%) Windows
8 14 (32.56%) PBX
8 14 (32.56%) Network Security
9 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
9 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (27.91%) VMware
9 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (25.58%) CCNP
10 11 (25.58%) CCNA
10 11 (25.58%) Citrix
10 11 (25.58%) Wireless
10 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) NetScaler
11 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
11 10 (23.26%) Finance
12 9 (20.93%) ITIL
12 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.93%) F5
13 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
13 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
2 7 (16.28%) IIS
3 6 (13.95%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) LAN
1 24 (55.81%) WAN
1 24 (55.81%) DNS
2 18 (41.86%) DHCP
3 16 (37.21%) Firewall
4 14 (32.56%) Network Security
4 14 (32.56%) PBX
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (25.58%) NetScaler
6 11 (25.58%) Wireless
7 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (18.60%) Multicast
7 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
8 7 (16.28%) SNMP
9 5 (11.63%) Wireshark
9 5 (11.63%) LDAP
10 3 (6.98%) ATM
10 3 (6.98%) VoIP
10 3 (6.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.98%) BODI
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (16.28%) Security Specialist
2 7 (16.28%) Network Specialist
2 7 (16.28%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (16.28%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Firewall Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Rendezvous
2 3 (6.98%) JMX
2 3 (6.98%) JSF
2 3 (6.98%) JAX-WS
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) XSLT
2 3 (6.98%) XML Schema
2 3 (6.98%) JAXB
2 3 (6.98%) EJB
3 2 (4.65%) YAML
4 1 (2.33%) Memcached
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Statistics
2 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Solaris
3 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Debian
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX
6 2 (4.65%) AIX
7 1 (2.33%) OpenBSD
7 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.33%) CentOS
7 1 (2.33%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (18.60%) WAN Optimisation
3 7 (16.28%) Service Management
4 6 (13.95%) Network Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.98%) UML
5 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (6.98%) SOA
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) B2B
6 2 (4.65%) Network Design
6 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) CCNP
2 11 (25.58%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) CCSP
4 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Squid
3 3 (6.98%) Varnish
4 2 (4.65%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.33%) Snort
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) Control-M
3 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco
2 21 (48.84%) Juniper
3 19 (44.19%) Riverbed
4 12 (27.91%) VMware
5 11 (25.58%) Citrix
6 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
7 9 (20.93%) F5
8 8 (18.60%) LogLogic
8 8 (18.60%) Tufin
8 8 (18.60%) TippingPoint
8 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
9 7 (16.28%) Mitel
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
11 5 (11.63%) NetScout
11 5 (11.63%) Tradeweb
11 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
11 5 (11.63%) Sun
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 5 (11.63%) TIBCO
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