The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 86 124 101
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 30 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.95% 0.22% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.27% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 8
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,125
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.42%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1455 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.86% 80.97% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1270 1231
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Abingdon - 15 £35,000 -
Oxford +11 11 £64,000 +42.22%
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 31 (77.50%) Linux
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) WAN
3 24 (60.00%) Windows
4 23 (57.50%) VMware
5 21 (52.50%) Firewall
5 21 (52.50%) Project Management
5 21 (52.50%) Juniper
5 21 (52.50%) SAN
5 21 (52.50%) CommVault
5 21 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (52.50%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (52.50%) Network Security
5 21 (52.50%) Veeam
5 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (52.50%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (50.00%) UNIX
7 18 (45.00%) CCNP
7 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (42.50%) Public Cloud
9 15 (37.50%) HSRP
9 15 (37.50%) Lync
9 15 (37.50%) High Availability
9 15 (37.50%) Clustering
9 15 (37.50%) CCDP
9 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (37.50%) Business Continuity
10 14 (35.00%) VoIP
11 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (37.50%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (52.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (65.00%) WAN
2 21 (52.50%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) SAN
2 21 (52.50%) Network Security
3 15 (37.50%) HSRP
4 14 (35.00%) VoIP
5 10 (25.00%) OSPF
5 10 (25.00%) BGP
5 10 (25.00%) SMTP
6 9 (22.50%) Internet
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
8 1 (2.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Team Leader
2 13 (32.50%) Network Team Leader
3 11 (27.50%) Technical Architect
4 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) VoIP Specialist
4 8 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 8 (20.00%) Network Specialist
5 7 (17.50%) Voice Specialist
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (12.50%) Consultant
7 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Network Manager
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Development Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Public Cloud
2 15 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) Windows
3 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (50.00%) UNIX
5 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) CentOS
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Project Management
1 21 (52.50%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (37.50%) High Availability
2 15 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 10 (25.00%) Network Design
3 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Perl
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) CCNP
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCDP
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Legato
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (12.50%) Icinga
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) VMware
3 21 (52.50%) Juniper
3 21 (52.50%) CommVault
3 21 (52.50%) Veeam
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Dell
4 5 (12.50%) SolarWinds