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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 83 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 29 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.28% 0.92% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 1.24% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 889 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.10% 74.21% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 808 738 491
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 3 - -
Chatham - 3 £71,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £45,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) Juniper
3 23 (53.49%) LAN
3 23 (53.49%) WAN
4 20 (46.51%) PBX
5 18 (41.86%) Citrix
5 18 (41.86%) Wireless
5 18 (41.86%) Riverbed
6 17 (39.53%) NetScaler
6 17 (39.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
6 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
7 12 (27.91%) DNS
8 11 (25.58%) Firewall
9 10 (23.26%) DHCP
10 9 (20.93%) Windows
11 8 (18.60%) Solaris
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) Sun
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) Network Security
12 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
12 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
12 7 (16.28%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) XSLT
12 7 (16.28%) ITIL
12 7 (16.28%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (16.28%) SOA
12 7 (16.28%) ETL

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) LAN
1 23 (53.49%) WAN
2 20 (46.51%) PBX
3 18 (41.86%) Wireless
4 17 (39.53%) NetScaler
4 17 (39.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (27.91%) DNS
6 11 (25.58%) Firewall
7 10 (23.26%) DHCP
8 8 (18.60%) Network Security
9 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.95%) Multicast
11 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
11 4 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (9.30%) LDAP
11 4 (9.30%) VoIP
12 3 (6.98%) WLAN
12 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
12 3 (6.98%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) BODI
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Consultant
3 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.98%) Administrator
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 7 (16.28%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) XSLT
3 5 (11.63%) XML Schema
3 5 (11.63%) JAXB
3 5 (11.63%) EJB
3 5 (11.63%) JMX
3 5 (11.63%) JSF
3 5 (11.63%) JAX-WS
4 3 (6.98%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Solaris
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Debian
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (16.28%) SOA
1 7 (16.28%) ETL
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
1 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (11.63%) UML
2 5 (11.63%) Service Management
2 5 (11.63%) B2B
3 4 (9.30%) Change Management
3 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.98%) Network Design
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Document Management
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) CCNP
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.63%) CCNA
4 3 (6.98%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Squid
1 3 (6.98%) Varnish
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.33%) Snort
3 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) OpenSSO
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) OpenView
3 1 (2.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) Juniper
3 18 (41.86%) Citrix
3 18 (41.86%) Riverbed
4 8 (18.60%) Sun
5 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.95%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
7 5 (11.63%) Cognos
7 5 (11.63%) Informatica
7 5 (11.63%) F5
7 5 (11.63%) VMware
8 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
8 4 (9.30%) LogLogic
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.30%) Tufin
8 4 (9.30%) TippingPoint
9 3 (6.98%) Tradeweb
9 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.98%) Infoblox
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