The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 111 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 32 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.52% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.23% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 16
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Load Balancing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1791 2029 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.04% 84.26% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1365 1374
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Reading

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 49 (62.03%) Firewall
2 45 (56.96%) Data Centre
3 43 (54.43%) Cisco
4 36 (45.57%) DNS
4 36 (45.57%) F5
5 35 (44.30%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (41.77%) VMware
7 30 (37.97%) ITIL
8 29 (36.71%) MPLS
8 29 (36.71%) ITIL V3
8 29 (36.71%) Degree
9 28 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (32.91%) Juniper
10 26 (32.91%) VPN
10 26 (32.91%) Linux
11 25 (31.65%) Finance
12 24 (30.38%) CCNP
12 24 (30.38%) CheckPoint
13 23 (29.11%) Windows
13 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
13 23 (29.11%) SaaS
14 22 (27.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 21 (26.58%) Mentoring
15 21 (26.58%) BGP
16 20 (25.32%) OSPF
16 20 (25.32%) IPv4
17 19 (24.05%) SMTP
17 19 (24.05%) HTTP
18 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
18 18 (22.78%) Perl

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (13.92%) Apache
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
2 7 (8.86%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) PaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.03%) Firewall
2 36 (45.57%) DNS
3 29 (36.71%) MPLS
4 26 (32.91%) VPN
5 22 (27.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 21 (26.58%) BGP
7 20 (25.32%) IPv4
7 20 (25.32%) OSPF
8 19 (24.05%) HTTP
8 19 (24.05%) SMTP
9 16 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (20.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 14 (17.72%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (17.72%) LAN
11 12 (15.19%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (15.19%) IPv6
11 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.19%) VLAN
11 12 (15.19%) VPLS
11 12 (15.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) MySQL
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) DB2
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (31.65%) Finance
2 23 (29.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Network Engineer
2 29 (36.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (22.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (21.52%) Platform Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 14 (17.72%) Network Support
6 14 (17.72%) Network Support Engineer
6 14 (17.72%) Support Engineer
7 13 (16.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Security Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (10.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (8.86%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) CSS
2 5 (6.33%) Middleware
3 3 (3.80%) J2EE
4 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (56.96%) Data Centre
2 18 (22.78%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Unix
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.33%) CentOS
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) ITIL
2 29 (36.71%) ITIL V3
3 21 (26.58%) Mentoring
4 18 (22.78%) Capacity Management
4 18 (22.78%) Problem Management
4 18 (22.78%) Project Management
4 18 (22.78%) Service Management
5 15 (18.99%) Product Management
6 12 (15.19%) Network Management
7 9 (11.39%) Patch Management
8 6 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
9 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.33%) Presales
10 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.80%) Network Design
11 3 (3.80%) Open Source
12 2 (2.53%) High Availability
12 2 (2.53%) Performance Management
12 2 (2.53%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) Perl
2 4 (5.06%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) Python
2 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (44.30%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (36.71%) Degree
3 24 (30.38%) CCNP
4 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
5 16 (20.25%) CCIE
6 15 (18.99%) SC Cleared
7 13 (16.46%) CCNA
8 12 (15.19%) Check Point Certification
9 8 (10.13%) CCSE
10 5 (6.33%) CCSP
10 5 (6.33%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.80%) CCIP
12 2 (2.53%) CCDA
12 2 (2.53%) CCDP
12 2 (2.53%) CCSA
12 2 (2.53%) JNCIE
12 2 (2.53%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
System Software
1 28 (35.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.53%) XenServer
3 1 (1.27%) Firmware
3 1 (1.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) Cisco
2 36 (45.57%) F5
3 33 (41.77%) VMware
4 26 (32.91%) Juniper
5 24 (30.38%) CheckPoint
6 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.66%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.59%) Citrix
9 5 (6.33%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.33%) HP
10 4 (5.06%) Oracle
11 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.53%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.53%) Nortel
11 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.53%) Sun
12 1 (1.27%) Avaya
12 1 (1.27%) EMC
12 1 (1.27%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago