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 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 99 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 37 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.67% 1.60% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.10% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 18
Average salary £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.07% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
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 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 31 July 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 60 (74.07%) Cisco
2 55 (67.90%) VMware
3 54 (66.67%) Firewall
4 49 (60.49%) Juniper
5 47 (58.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (54.32%) Linux
7 36 (44.44%) F5
8 32 (39.51%) BGP
8 32 (39.51%) TCP/IP
8 32 (39.51%) DNS
9 31 (38.27%) Data Centre
10 30 (37.04%) OSPF
11 29 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (34.57%) MPLS
12 28 (34.57%) HP
13 27 (33.33%) VPN
13 27 (33.33%) Oracle
13 27 (33.33%) Windows
14 26 (32.10%) IIS
14 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
14 26 (32.10%) SAN
15 25 (30.86%) Clustering
15 25 (30.86%) ITIL
15 25 (30.86%) Hyper-V
16 24 (29.63%) Oracle Database
17 23 (28.40%) LAN
17 23 (28.40%) CCNP
18 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
18 22 (27.16%) MS Excel
18 22 (27.16%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 26 (32.10%) IIS
2 19 (23.46%) WebSphere
3 17 (20.99%) WebLogic
4 14 (17.28%) Apache
5 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.70%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (27.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) SaaS
2 14 (17.28%) PaaS
3 12 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 54 (66.67%) Firewall
2 32 (39.51%) TCP/IP
2 32 (39.51%) DNS
2 32 (39.51%) BGP
3 30 (37.04%) OSPF
4 28 (34.57%) MPLS
5 27 (33.33%) VPN
6 26 (32.10%) SAN
7 23 (28.40%) LAN
8 22 (27.16%) VLAN
9 18 (22.22%) IPv4
10 17 (20.99%) TACACS
11 16 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (18.52%) VPLS
12 15 (18.52%) Junos
12 15 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 15 (18.52%) Unicast
12 15 (18.52%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle Database
3 16 (19.75%) MySQL
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.70%) DB2
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.35%) Legal
3 10 (12.35%) Retail
3 10 (12.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (19.75%) Architect
4 12 (14.81%) DBA
5 10 (12.35%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.41%) Senior DBA
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support
8 5 (6.17%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Lead Network Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Administrator
9 4 (4.94%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Provisioning Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Middleware
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle Fusion
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (16.05%) LAMP
2 13 (16.05%) CSS
3 10 (12.35%) Software Packaging
4 3 (3.70%) .NET
5 2 (2.47%) SOAP
6 1 (1.23%) MAPI
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.27%) Data Centre
2 25 (30.86%) Clustering
3 15 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 14 (17.28%) Public Cloud
5 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
6 10 (12.35%) N-Tier
7 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (54.32%) Linux
2 27 (33.33%) Windows
3 22 (27.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (13.58%) CentOS
5 10 (12.35%) UNIX
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) ITIL
2 17 (20.99%) Network Management
3 14 (17.28%) Open Source
3 14 (17.28%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (12.35%) SABSA
4 10 (12.35%) SOA
4 10 (12.35%) Project Management
4 10 (12.35%) Validation
4 10 (12.35%) Migration
4 10 (12.35%) TOGAF
4 10 (12.35%) DoDAF
4 10 (12.35%) Project Planning
4 10 (12.35%) Business Development
5 9 (11.11%) Network Design
6 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) High Availability
8 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) Perl
2 16 (19.75%) SQL
3 11 (13.58%) PHP
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (35.80%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (28.40%) CCNP
3 16 (19.75%) Check Point Certification
4 13 (16.05%) CCNA
5 11 (13.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (13.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (13.58%) Degree
6 10 (12.35%) MCITP
6 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (12.35%) MCSE
7 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.17%) CCIE
8 5 (6.17%) CCSP
8 5 (6.17%) CCIP
9 4 (4.94%) CCDP
10 3 (3.70%) JNCIS
11 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.23%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 47 (58.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (30.86%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.28%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 10 (12.35%) Terminal Services
5 10 (12.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (12.35%) vSphere
5 10 (12.35%) vCloud
6 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.70%) XenServer
7 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.23%) VMFS
8 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.70%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.47%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 60 (74.07%) Cisco
2 55 (67.90%) VMware
3 49 (60.49%) Juniper
4 36 (44.44%) F5
5 28 (34.57%) HP
6 27 (33.33%) Oracle
7 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
7 22 (27.16%) Red Hat
8 17 (20.99%) CheckPoint
9 11 (13.58%) Veritas
10 4 (4.94%) Sun
11 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.47%) Brocade
12 2 (2.47%) EMC
12 2 (2.47%) Citrix
12 2 (2.47%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.23%) Avaya
13 1 (1.23%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.23%) AppSense
13 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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