The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 95 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 37 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 1.15% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.64% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 10
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £75,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1697 1583 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.43% 69.74% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1243 1452
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Balancing
Berkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 56 (73.68%) Firewall
2 43 (56.58%) Cisco
2 43 (56.58%) Capacity Management
3 41 (53.95%) OSPF
3 41 (53.95%) BGP
4 40 (52.63%) Finance
5 36 (47.37%) DNS
6 35 (46.05%) Juniper
7 32 (42.11%) SMTP
8 31 (40.79%) HTTP
8 31 (40.79%) CheckPoint
9 28 (36.84%) SSL
10 26 (34.21%) F5
11 25 (32.89%) MPLS
12 24 (31.58%) WAN
12 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
13 23 (30.26%) Network Management
14 21 (27.63%) Internet
14 21 (27.63%) HP
15 20 (26.32%) LDAP
16 19 (25.00%) Linux
17 18 (23.68%) SOAP
17 18 (23.68%) CiscoWorks
17 18 (23.68%) LAN
17 18 (23.68%) TACACS
17 18 (23.68%) EIGRP
17 18 (23.68%) IGRP
17 18 (23.68%) Network Design
17 18 (23.68%) HP NNM
17 18 (23.68%) WebSphere

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 18 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Office
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (73.68%) Firewall
2 41 (53.95%) OSPF
2 41 (53.95%) BGP
3 36 (47.37%) DNS
4 32 (42.11%) SMTP
5 31 (40.79%) HTTP
6 28 (36.84%) SSL
7 25 (32.89%) MPLS
8 24 (31.58%) WAN
8 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 21 (27.63%) Internet
10 20 (26.32%) LDAP
11 18 (23.68%) LAN
11 18 (23.68%) TACACS
11 18 (23.68%) EIGRP
11 18 (23.68%) IGRP
12 16 (21.05%) VPN
12 16 (21.05%) SNMP
13 15 (19.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (14.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MySQL
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) DB2
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.32%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) IP Engineer
3 16 (21.05%) Firewall Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Design Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Senior IP Engineer
4 15 (19.74%) Senior Design Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Consultant
6 9 (11.84%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Security Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Linux Consultant
10 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.95%) Security Consultant
11 3 (3.95%) Senior Security Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) IP Network Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Network Operations Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) SOAP
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Open Source
3 1 (1.32%) CMDB
3 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Linux
2 14 (18.42%) UNIX
3 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows
5 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 3 (3.95%) FreeBSD
5 3 (3.95%) SUSE
5 3 (3.95%) Debian
5 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) Capacity Management
2 23 (30.26%) Network Management
3 18 (23.68%) Network Design
4 15 (19.74%) Validation
5 11 (14.47%) Project Management
5 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
6 10 (13.16%) Product Management
6 10 (13.16%) Demand Forecasting
6 10 (13.16%) Change Management
6 10 (13.16%) Service Management
6 10 (13.16%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
8 2 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.32%) DSDM
9 1 (1.32%) CRM
9 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.32%) Workflow
9 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) Python
1 7 (9.21%) Perl
1 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) R
4 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) CCNP
1 13 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.89%) Degree
3 4 (5.26%) JNCIA
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) RHCE
3 4 (5.26%) CCIE
3 4 (5.26%) CCSP
3 4 (5.26%) CCIP
4 3 (3.95%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) MCTS
4 3 (3.95%) SCSA
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) CCA
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) ProxySG
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.63%) Squid
3 2 (2.63%) qmail
3 2 (2.63%) Postfix
3 2 (2.63%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.63%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) UAG
4 1 (1.32%) Varnish
4 1 (1.32%) VMFS
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) CiscoWorks
1 18 (23.68%) HP NNM
2 3 (3.95%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.32%) Netcool
3 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) Cisco
2 35 (46.05%) Juniper
3 31 (40.79%) CheckPoint
4 26 (34.21%) F5
5 21 (27.63%) HP
6 15 (19.74%) Huawei
7 11 (14.47%) Red Hat
7 11 (14.47%) Citrix
7 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 10 (13.16%) Nokia
9 5 (6.58%) VMware
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle
10 3 (3.95%) Sun
10 3 (3.95%) Veritas
11 2 (2.63%) Mitel
11 2 (2.63%) Polycom
11 2 (2.63%) Siemens
12 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago