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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 102 99 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 38 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.68% 1.73% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.25% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 21
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.27%
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
1853 1824 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.85% 77.12% 71.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1264 1280
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 £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 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 64 (77.11%) Cisco
2 58 (69.88%) Firewall
3 57 (68.67%) VMware
4 51 (61.45%) Juniper
5 49 (59.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 43 (51.81%) Linux
7 38 (45.78%) F5
8 33 (39.76%) Data Centre
9 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (38.55%) BGP
10 31 (37.35%) HP
10 31 (37.35%) DNS
10 31 (37.35%) TCP/IP
11 30 (36.14%) MPLS
12 29 (34.94%) OSPF
12 29 (34.94%) VPN
12 29 (34.94%) Windows
13 28 (33.73%) SAN
14 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
14 27 (32.53%) IIS
14 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
15 25 (30.12%) ITIL
15 25 (30.12%) CCNP
15 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
16 24 (28.92%) Oracle
16 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
16 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
16 24 (28.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (27.71%) Clustering
18 22 (26.51%) Oracle Database

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 27 (32.53%) IIS
2 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
3 15 (18.07%) Apache
4 14 (16.87%) WebLogic
5 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.41%) CMS
6 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Lync
7 1 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) SaaS
2 13 (15.66%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (14.46%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 58 (69.88%) Firewall
2 32 (38.55%) BGP
3 31 (37.35%) TCP/IP
3 31 (37.35%) DNS
4 30 (36.14%) MPLS
5 29 (34.94%) OSPF
5 29 (34.94%) VPN
6 28 (33.73%) SAN
7 22 (26.51%) VLAN
8 21 (25.30%) LAN
9 19 (22.89%) IPv4
10 18 (21.69%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (19.28%) TACACS
12 15 (18.07%) NetScreen
12 15 (18.07%) IPv6
13 14 (16.87%) WAN
13 14 (16.87%) Unicast
13 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 14 (16.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 14 (16.87%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (26.51%) Oracle Database
3 17 (20.48%) MySQL
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.41%) DB2
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Legal
2 10 (12.05%) Retail
2 10 (12.05%) Billing
2 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Network Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Architect
3 16 (19.28%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) DBA
5 10 (12.05%) Technical Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (7.23%) Senior DBA
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) IT Support
8 5 (6.02%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Lead Network Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Provisioning Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) LAMP
2 13 (15.66%) CSS
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 12 (14.46%) Middleware
4 10 (12.05%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.41%) SOAP
5 2 (2.41%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) HTML
6 1 (1.20%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.76%) Data Centre
2 23 (27.71%) Clustering
3 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.46%) Public Cloud
5 11 (13.25%) Management Information System
6 10 (12.05%) N-Tier
7 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.41%) PKI
9 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 29 (34.94%) Windows
3 24 (28.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (15.66%) CentOS
5 12 (14.46%) UNIX
6 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) ITIL
2 16 (19.28%) Network Management
3 12 (14.46%) Open Source
3 12 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.25%) Migration
5 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
5 10 (12.05%) Project Management
5 10 (12.05%) SOA
5 10 (12.05%) DoDAF
5 10 (12.05%) Project Planning
5 10 (12.05%) Business Development
5 10 (12.05%) SABSA
5 10 (12.05%) Validation
6 9 (10.84%) Network Design
7 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.61%) Test Management
10 2 (2.41%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.41%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) Perl
1 17 (20.48%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) PHP
3 3 (3.61%) Python
3 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (30.12%) CCNP
3 16 (19.28%) Check Point Certification
4 14 (16.87%) CCNA
5 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (13.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (13.25%) MCSE
7 10 (12.05%) MCITP
7 10 (12.05%) Degree
8 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
9 7 (8.43%) CCIE
10 6 (7.23%) CCSP
10 6 (7.23%) CCIP
10 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (6.02%) CCDP
12 3 (3.61%) JNCIA
12 3 (3.61%) JNCIS
13 2 (2.41%) JNCIP
13 2 (2.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 49 (59.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (12.05%) vCloud
4 10 (12.05%) Terminal Services
4 10 (12.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (12.05%) vSphere
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.20%) VMFS
8 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.41%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.41%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 64 (77.11%) Cisco
2 57 (68.67%) VMware
3 51 (61.45%) Juniper
4 38 (45.78%) F5
5 31 (37.35%) HP
6 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
7 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
7 24 (28.92%) Oracle
8 18 (21.69%) CheckPoint
9 11 (13.25%) Veritas
10 4 (4.82%) Citrix
10 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.61%) Sun
12 2 (2.41%) EMC
12 2 (2.41%) Avaya
12 2 (2.41%) Brocade
12 2 (2.41%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.41%) Symantec
12 2 (2.41%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago