The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 73 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.13% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.17% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Load Balancing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
596 591 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.52% 78.49% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 480 535 625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Oxford

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (87.50%) Clustering
2 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 13 (81.25%) CCNP
2 13 (81.25%) CCDP
2 13 (81.25%) Lync
2 13 (81.25%) High Availability
2 13 (81.25%) HSRP
3 12 (75.00%) VoIP
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Firewall
7 1 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) SAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (81.25%) Lync
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) HSRP
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 12 (75.00%) Network Team Leader
2 7 (43.75%) Voice Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) VoIP Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) Network Specialist
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Specialist
4 5 (31.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity
1 13 (81.25%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNP
1 13 (81.25%) CCDP
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware