The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 34 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.54% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.85% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 236 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 85.00% 70.87% 78.12%
Number of salaries quoted 120 187 312
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (12.50%) POP3
7 1 (12.50%) SMTP
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) MAPI
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) CCNP
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Juniper
7 1 (12.50%) CA
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) POP3
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) CDMA
4 1 (12.50%) GPRS
4 1 (12.50%) GSM
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) IMAP
4 1 (12.50%) SGSN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MAPI
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) CA