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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 88 113 129
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 18 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.33% 1.61% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 13
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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
1148 1881 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.60% 86.36% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1481 1306
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 22 (62.86%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Clustering
5 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
5 18 (51.43%) IIS
5 18 (51.43%) DNS
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco
5 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
6 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (42.86%) HP
7 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (40.00%) vSphere
8 14 (40.00%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
8 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
9 13 (37.14%) Veritas
9 13 (37.14%) Terminal Services
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (37.14%) Project Management
9 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (37.14%) MCSE
9 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
9 13 (37.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (37.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (37.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (37.14%) MCITP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (51.43%) IIS
2 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (8.57%) nginx
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Eloqua
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (17.14%) SaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.57%) Responsys
4 3 (8.57%) Taleo
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) DNS
2 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 14 (40.00%) DHCP
4 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 8 (22.86%) BGP
6 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 5 (14.29%) HSRP
6 5 (14.29%) OSPF
6 5 (14.29%) RIP
6 5 (14.29%) VRRP
6 5 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (11.43%) LAN
8 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) Redis
5 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
1 13 (37.14%) Technical Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (28.57%) Virtualisation Architect
3 10 (28.57%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Technical Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) DBA
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) IT Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.57%) J2EE
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Clustering
2 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.86%) N-Tier
4 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (8.57%) Statistics
7 2 (5.71%) Replication
7 2 (5.71%) Social Network
8 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 6 (17.14%) CentOS
8 5 (14.29%) Solaris
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (8.57%) Debian
9 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
10 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) High Availability
1 13 (37.14%) Presales
1 13 (37.14%) Project Management
1 13 (37.14%) Project Planning
1 13 (37.14%) Validation
2 9 (25.71%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 8 (22.86%) SOA
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
5 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Network Design
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Release Management
8 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) MCITP
1 13 (37.14%) MCSE
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (37.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) vSphere
3 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
3 13 (37.14%) Terminal Services
3 13 (37.14%) vCloud
3 13 (37.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (14.29%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) Docker
5 1 (2.86%) KVM
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (25.71%) Puppet
3 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) vMotion
4 3 (8.57%) WSUS
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Cisco
3 15 (42.86%) HP
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (37.14%) Veritas
6 8 (22.86%) Juniper
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Sun
8 2 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.86%) Rackspace