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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 87 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 8 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 2.15% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.64% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Average salary £63,750 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £27,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
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
830 872 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.25% 81.42% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 684 751 562
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 September 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 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (77.78%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
5 12 (44.44%) LAN
5 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) DHCP
5 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Juniper
7 10 (37.04%) Riverbed
8 9 (33.33%) Network Security
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) CCNP
9 8 (29.63%) CCNA
9 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) Linux
9 8 (29.63%) MySQL
10 7 (25.93%) IIS
10 7 (25.93%) SNMP
10 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Mitel
10 7 (25.93%) Statistics
10 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (25.93%) F5

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) Apache
3 7 (25.93%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 12 (44.44%) WAN
3 12 (44.44%) DHCP
4 9 (33.33%) Network Security
5 7 (25.93%) SNMP
6 6 (22.22%) VLAN
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) LDAP
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (14.81%) PBX
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
9 3 (11.11%) Multicast
10 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Security Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Network Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) YAML
2 2 (7.41%) Memcached
2 2 (7.41%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Statistics
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Debian
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX
4 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) SELinux
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.41%) OpenBSD
5 2 (7.41%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.93%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Line Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) PHP
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) C
2 4 (14.81%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CCNP
2 8 (29.63%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CCSP
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Squid
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) KVM
4 2 (7.41%) Varnish
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.81%) Control-M
1 4 (14.81%) OpenView
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Juniper
3 10 (37.04%) Riverbed
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
5 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Mitel
5 7 (25.93%) F5
6 5 (18.52%) Blue Coat
6 5 (18.52%) TippingPoint
6 5 (18.52%) Tufin
6 5 (18.52%) LogLogic
7 4 (14.81%) JBoss
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) Veritas
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 4 (14.81%) Sun
7 4 (14.81%) IBM
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago