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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 124 94 112
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 13 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 2.21% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.60% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 23
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1594 1847 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.82% 84.88% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1388 1405
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
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 30 August 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Data Centre
3 23 (60.53%) Firewall
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (50.00%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) CCNP
5 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (44.74%) Linux
6 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (42.11%) VMware
8 15 (39.47%) F5
9 14 (36.84%) Wireless
9 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (36.84%) IIS
9 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 14 (36.84%) CCIE
10 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
10 13 (34.21%) DNS
10 13 (34.21%) Clustering
10 13 (34.21%) Finance
11 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (31.58%) CCNA
11 12 (31.58%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
11 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (28.95%) Analytics
12 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (28.95%) VPN
13 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
13 10 (26.32%) Active Directory

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 14 (36.84%) IIS
2 9 (23.68%) Apache
3 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.16%) JBoss
4 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (36.84%) Wireless
4 13 (34.21%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (28.95%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) DHCP
6 8 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (21.05%) VoIP
7 6 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (15.79%) IPsec
7 6 (15.79%) MPLS
7 6 (15.79%) SSL
7 6 (15.79%) WAN
8 5 (13.16%) BGP
8 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
8 5 (13.16%) OSPF
8 5 (13.16%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Lead Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Network Operations Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Operations Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Architect
4 9 (23.68%) Technical Architect
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (21.05%) Virtualisation Architect
5 8 (21.05%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
6 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Technical Architect
10 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) Data Centre
2 13 (34.21%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.89%) Statistics
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.42%) Unix
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Analytics
2 10 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (21.05%) Presales
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Project Planning
3 8 (21.05%) Validation
4 7 (18.42%) Migration
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) High Availability
8 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.63%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (2.63%) Process Management
9 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) CCNP
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCIE
3 12 (31.58%) CCNA
4 8 (21.05%) MCITP
4 8 (21.05%) MCSE
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (21.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (13.16%) Degree
6 3 (7.89%) CCIP
7 2 (5.26%) CCSP
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.63%) CCSE
8 1 (2.63%) CISM
8 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.05%) Terminal Services
3 8 (21.05%) vCloud
3 8 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (7.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) F5
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
6 12 (31.58%) HP
6 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
7 8 (21.05%) Veritas
8 6 (15.79%) Juniper
9 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
10 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 3 (7.89%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.63%) Qualys
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