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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 131 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.82% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.04% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 9
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £44,250 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,000
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
2073 2019 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.46% 78.56% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1514 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 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 18 December 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 24 (80.00%) Cisco
1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) Juniper
3 16 (53.33%) OSPF
3 16 (53.33%) BGP
3 16 (53.33%) F5
4 14 (46.67%) MPLS
5 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (36.67%) CCNP
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
8 9 (30.00%) VPN
9 8 (26.67%) SNMP
9 8 (26.67%) IPsec
9 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (26.67%) Validation
9 8 (26.67%) Huawei
10 6 (20.00%) Internet
10 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (20.00%) Network Management
11 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 5 (16.67%) SSL
11 5 (16.67%) LAN
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 4 (13.33%) VMware
12 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
12 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) OSPF
2 16 (53.33%) BGP
3 14 (46.67%) MPLS
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (30.00%) VPN
6 8 (26.67%) SNMP
6 8 (26.67%) IPsec
7 6 (20.00%) Internet
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (16.67%) Network Security
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
8 5 (16.67%) SSL
8 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 4 (13.33%) LDAP
9 4 (13.33%) WAN
9 4 (13.33%) IPv4
9 4 (13.33%) VoIP
9 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Network Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Design Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) IP Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior IP Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Senior Design Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) EPoS
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Open Source
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Debian
2 2 (6.67%) OpenBSD
2 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 8 (26.67%) Validation
3 6 (20.00%) Network Management
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (13.33%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) DSDM
6 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) V-Model
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Perl
1 4 (13.33%) Python
2 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) CCIE
5 2 (6.67%) CCSP
5 2 (6.67%) CCIP
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) MCTS
6 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCSA
6 1 (3.33%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) ISEB
6 1 (3.33%) CCA
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.67%) HP NNM
3 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) Juniper
3 16 (53.33%) F5
4 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (26.67%) Huawei
6 4 (13.33%) VMware
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (6.67%) Foundry
8 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (6.67%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) Nokia
9 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
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