The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 97 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% 1.09% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.29% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 11
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
898 850 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.61% 84.24% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 796 719 728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya