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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 143 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 7 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 1.08% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.38% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £67,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
2071 2023 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.99% 78.08% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1566 1285
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 November 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 31 (83.78%) Cisco
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 26 (70.27%) OSPF
2 26 (70.27%) BGP
3 25 (67.57%) Juniper
4 21 (56.76%) Capacity Management
5 20 (54.05%) MPLS
6 19 (51.35%) F5
7 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (40.54%) CheckPoint
8 13 (35.14%) SNMP
8 13 (35.14%) Validation
8 13 (35.14%) Huawei
8 13 (35.14%) Network Management
9 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
9 12 (32.43%) VPN
10 11 (29.73%) DNS
10 11 (29.73%) SSL
10 11 (29.73%) WAN
10 11 (29.73%) LAN
10 11 (29.73%) Internet
10 11 (29.73%) Finance
11 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
11 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (27.03%) SMTP
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
12 9 (24.32%) HTTP
12 9 (24.32%) LDAP
12 9 (24.32%) CCNP
13 8 (21.62%) IGRP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 26 (70.27%) OSPF
2 26 (70.27%) BGP
3 20 (54.05%) MPLS
4 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (35.14%) SNMP
6 12 (32.43%) VPN
7 11 (29.73%) DNS
7 11 (29.73%) SSL
7 11 (29.73%) Internet
7 11 (29.73%) WAN
7 11 (29.73%) LAN
8 10 (27.03%) SMTP
8 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
8 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
9 9 (24.32%) HTTP
9 9 (24.32%) LDAP
10 8 (21.62%) IGRP
10 8 (21.62%) TACACS
10 8 (21.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Design Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) IP Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Senior IP Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Senior Design Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support
6 1 (2.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) OLE
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) EPoS
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) CMDB
1 1 (2.70%) Open Source
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Capacity Management
2 13 (35.14%) Network Management
2 13 (35.14%) Validation
3 8 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (21.62%) Network Design
3 8 (21.62%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) Workflow
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) DSDM
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.70%) V-Model
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Perl
1 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.41%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) R
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNP
3 3 (8.11%) CCIE
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) JNCIA
4 2 (5.41%) CCSP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIP
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCSA
5 1 (2.70%) CCSE
5 1 (2.70%) MCTS
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) qmail
2 1 (2.70%) Postfix
2 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.70%) Varnish
2 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (21.62%) HP NNM
2 3 (8.11%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 25 (67.57%) Juniper
3 19 (51.35%) F5
4 15 (40.54%) CheckPoint
5 13 (35.14%) Huawei
6 8 (21.62%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) VMware
7 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.70%) Polycom
8 1 (2.70%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) Nokia
8 1 (2.70%) Siemens
Reading, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago