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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 90 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 50 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.26% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.41% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 10
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.35%
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 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (62.50%) Cisco
2 48 (60.00%) VMware
3 47 (58.75%) Firewall
4 41 (51.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (50.00%) Juniper
6 39 (48.75%) Data Centre
7 38 (47.50%) DNS
8 37 (46.25%) Linux
9 36 (45.00%) VPN
10 35 (43.75%) BGP
11 34 (42.50%) MPLS
11 34 (42.50%) OSPF
12 32 (40.00%) TCP/IP
12 32 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (40.00%) F5
13 31 (38.75%) ITIL
14 29 (36.25%) LAN
15 28 (35.00%) Oracle
16 26 (32.50%) SaaS
17 25 (31.25%) CCNP
18 24 (30.00%) IPv4
18 24 (30.00%) Clustering
19 23 (28.75%) Perl
19 23 (28.75%) Oracle Database
19 23 (28.75%) WebSphere
20 22 (27.50%) VLAN
21 21 (26.25%) TACACS
21 21 (26.25%) WebLogic
21 21 (26.25%) Network Management
22 20 (25.00%) Degree

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (28.75%) WebSphere
2 21 (26.25%) WebLogic
3 13 (16.25%) IIS
4 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.25%) JBoss
5 5 (6.25%) Apache
5 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) SaaS
2 16 (20.00%) PaaS
3 8 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (6.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (58.75%) Firewall
2 38 (47.50%) DNS
3 36 (45.00%) VPN
4 35 (43.75%) BGP
5 34 (42.50%) MPLS
5 34 (42.50%) OSPF
6 32 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 29 (36.25%) LAN
8 24 (30.00%) IPv4
9 22 (27.50%) VLAN
10 21 (26.25%) TACACS
11 19 (23.75%) IPv6
11 19 (23.75%) VPLS
11 19 (23.75%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (23.75%) Junos
11 19 (23.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (23.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 19 (23.75%) Unicast
12 17 (21.25%) FWSM
13 14 (17.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle Database
2 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.50%) MySQL
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Billing
3 7 (8.75%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Network Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (16.25%) Architect
4 12 (15.00%) DBA
5 7 (8.75%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Administrator
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (7.50%) Senior DBA
7 5 (6.25%) Senior Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) CSS
2 16 (20.00%) Middleware
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (8.75%) Software Packaging
4 5 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (48.75%) Data Centre
2 24 (30.00%) Clustering
3 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
4 16 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (8.75%) N-Tier
7 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.25%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 10 (12.50%) UNIX
4 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) ITIL
2 21 (26.25%) Network Management
3 16 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (20.00%) Open Source
4 15 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 12 (15.00%) Project Management
6 7 (8.75%) Validation
6 7 (8.75%) Migration
6 7 (8.75%) SOA
6 7 (8.75%) TOGAF
6 7 (8.75%) Network Design
6 7 (8.75%) DoDAF
6 7 (8.75%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.75%) Business Development
6 7 (8.75%) SABSA
6 7 (8.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.75%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) Perl
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (5.00%) Python
4 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (31.25%) CCNP
3 20 (25.00%) Degree
4 19 (23.75%) Check Point Certification
5 13 (16.25%) CCNA
5 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
6 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.75%) CCSP
7 7 (8.75%) MCITP
7 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (8.75%) CCIP
7 7 (8.75%) MCSE
8 6 (7.50%) CCIE
9 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.75%) JNCIS
10 3 (3.75%) CCDP
11 1 (1.25%) RHCE
11 1 (1.25%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) COBIT
2 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 41 (51.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.75%) Terminal Services
4 7 (8.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (8.75%) vSphere
4 7 (8.75%) vCloud
5 5 (6.25%) XenServer
6 4 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.25%) XenApp
7 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.25%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (8.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 50 (62.50%) Cisco
2 48 (60.00%) VMware
3 40 (50.00%) Juniper
4 32 (40.00%) F5
5 28 (35.00%) Oracle
6 19 (23.75%) CheckPoint
7 12 (15.00%) HP
8 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.00%) Veritas
8 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.50%) Sun
10 4 (5.00%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.50%) Brocade
11 2 (2.50%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.50%) Avaya
11 2 (2.50%) EMC
11 2 (2.50%) Nortel
12 1 (1.25%) Citrix
12 1 (1.25%) AppSense
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Certifications, training
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago