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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 107 106 138
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 43 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% 1.49% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.98% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 6
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,250 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +9.75%
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
2033 1873 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.35% 75.34% 68.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1364 1149
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (89.66%) Cisco
2 46 (79.31%) Firewall
3 41 (70.69%) VMware
4 36 (62.07%) Juniper
5 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (51.72%) Linux
7 28 (48.28%) F5
8 27 (46.55%) Windows
8 27 (46.55%) HP
8 27 (46.55%) SAN
9 26 (44.83%) Hyper-V
10 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
10 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
10 25 (43.10%) IIS
11 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
12 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
12 22 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (34.48%) CCNP
14 18 (31.03%) MySQL
15 16 (27.59%) SQL
15 16 (27.59%) Apache
15 16 (27.59%) MPLS
15 16 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (25.86%) CentOS
16 15 (25.86%) BGP
16 15 (25.86%) NetScreen
16 15 (25.86%) LAMP
16 15 (25.86%) PHP
16 15 (25.86%) DNS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (43.10%) IIS
2 16 (27.59%) Apache
3 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (3.45%) Lync
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (39.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 46 (79.31%) Firewall
2 27 (46.55%) SAN
3 16 (27.59%) MPLS
3 16 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (25.86%) NetScreen
4 15 (25.86%) BGP
4 15 (25.86%) DNS
5 14 (24.14%) VPN
6 13 (22.41%) OSPF
6 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.97%) IPsec
7 11 (18.97%) NAS
8 9 (15.52%) VLAN
8 9 (15.52%) DHCP
8 9 (15.52%) WAN
9 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
9 8 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (12.07%) Network Security
10 7 (12.07%) PPP
11 6 (10.34%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) MySQL
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Legal
2 9 (15.52%) Retail
2 9 (15.52%) Billing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Technical Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.34%) Network Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support
6 5 (8.62%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Provisioning Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Project Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) LAMP
2 9 (15.52%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.52%) Clustering
2 9 (15.52%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Linux
2 27 (46.55%) Windows
3 22 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (25.86%) CentOS
5 12 (20.69%) UNIX
6 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.17%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) AIX
8 2 (3.45%) Debian
8 2 (3.45%) OpenBSD
8 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Project Management
1 11 (18.97%) Migration
2 10 (17.24%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) SOA
3 9 (15.52%) TOGAF
3 9 (15.52%) DoDAF
3 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
3 9 (15.52%) Business Development
3 9 (15.52%) Validation
3 9 (15.52%) SABSA
4 6 (10.34%) Network Design
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.17%) Test Management
6 2 (3.45%) Change Control
6 2 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 15 (25.86%) PHP
3 5 (8.62%) Perl
3 5 (8.62%) Python
4 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (34.48%) CCNP
3 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (18.97%) MCSE
3 11 (18.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (15.52%) MCITP
4 9 (15.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (12.07%) CCIE
5 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) CCSP
6 6 (10.34%) CCIP
7 5 (8.62%) CCNA
7 5 (8.62%) CCDP
8 3 (5.17%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (5.17%) CCSA
8 3 (5.17%) CCSE
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.17%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (44.83%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
4 9 (15.52%) Terminal Services
4 9 (15.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (15.52%) vSphere
4 9 (15.52%) vCloud
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 52 (89.66%) Cisco
2 41 (70.69%) VMware
3 36 (62.07%) Juniper
4 28 (48.28%) F5
5 27 (46.55%) HP
6 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
7 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
8 10 (17.24%) Oracle
9 9 (15.52%) CheckPoint
9 9 (15.52%) Veritas
10 4 (6.90%) Citrix
11 2 (3.45%) Avaya
11 2 (3.45%) Dell
11 2 (3.45%) EMC
11 2 (3.45%) Symantec
11 2 (3.45%) McAfee
11 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.45%) Brocade
11 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.45%) Foundry
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