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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 120 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 21 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.79% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.01% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
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
1936 1786 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.77% 78.75% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1346 1191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,400
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 30 January 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Juniper
3 12 (50.00%) F5
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (41.67%) CCNP
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (29.17%) BGP
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 6 (25.00%) IPsec
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (25.00%) CentOS
8 6 (25.00%) Network Security
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) IPv4
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (25.00%) PHP
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) OSPF
9 5 (20.83%) HP
9 5 (20.83%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) Perl
9 5 (20.83%) UNIX
9 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) MPLS
3 7 (29.17%) BGP
3 7 (29.17%) VPN
4 6 (25.00%) IPsec
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) IPv4
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (16.67%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) IPv6
6 4 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 3 (12.50%) L2TP
7 3 (12.50%) Internet
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) EPoS
1 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) CentOS
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Debian
4 2 (8.33%) OpenBSD
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) Line Management
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Change Control
3 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.83%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) CCIE
5 3 (12.50%) CCIP
5 3 (12.50%) CCSP
5 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 2 (8.33%) CCSE
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.33%) CCSA
6 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) MCSD
6 2 (8.33%) CCA
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CCEA
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CCNA
7 1 (4.17%) CCDA
7 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) Juniper
3 12 (50.00%) F5
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (8.33%) Foundry
9 2 (8.33%) Dell
10 1 (4.17%) Avaya
10 1 (4.17%) McAfee
10 1 (4.17%) Symantec
10 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
10 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago