The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 18 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 45 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.82% - 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 373 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 73.02% 77.23% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 215 304 337
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £72,000
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 Middlesex

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (50.00%) Nagios
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Korn
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Heroku
1 4 (40.00%) Engine Yard
2 1 (10.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) FishEye
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) MCollective
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
1 3 (30.00%) High Availability
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Korn
5 1 (10.00%) Clojure
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Foundry
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace