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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 126 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.87% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.16% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 12
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
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
1953 1727 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.62% 74.83% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1336 1256
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 41 (66.13%) Cisco
3 39 (62.90%) OSPF
3 39 (62.90%) BGP
4 35 (56.45%) Capacity Management
5 33 (53.23%) Juniper
6 29 (46.77%) Finance
7 27 (43.55%) DNS
8 26 (41.94%) MPLS
9 25 (40.32%) CheckPoint
10 24 (38.71%) SMTP
11 23 (37.10%) F5
12 22 (35.48%) HTTP
13 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
13 21 (33.87%) WAN
13 21 (33.87%) SSL
14 20 (32.26%) Network Management
15 19 (30.65%) Internet
16 17 (27.42%) LDAP
17 16 (25.81%) LAN
17 16 (25.81%) SNMP
18 15 (24.19%) VPN
18 15 (24.19%) HP
18 15 (24.19%) CiscoWorks
18 15 (24.19%) SOAP
18 15 (24.19%) Validation
18 15 (24.19%) EIGRP
18 15 (24.19%) IGRP
18 15 (24.19%) TACACS
18 15 (24.19%) Network Design

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (24.19%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 39 (62.90%) OSPF
2 39 (62.90%) BGP
3 27 (43.55%) DNS
4 26 (41.94%) MPLS
5 24 (38.71%) SMTP
6 22 (35.48%) HTTP
7 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
7 21 (33.87%) WAN
7 21 (33.87%) SSL
8 19 (30.65%) Internet
9 17 (27.42%) LDAP
10 16 (25.81%) LAN
10 16 (25.81%) SNMP
11 15 (24.19%) VPN
11 15 (24.19%) EIGRP
11 15 (24.19%) IGRP
11 15 (24.19%) TACACS
11 15 (24.19%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (16.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.61%) DB2
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Network Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Design Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) IP Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Senior IP Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Senior Design Engineer
3 12 (19.35%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Support Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.23%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) SOAP
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) CMDB
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Windows
5 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.84%) FreeBSD
5 3 (4.84%) SUSE
5 3 (4.84%) Debian
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Capacity Management
2 20 (32.26%) Network Management
3 15 (24.19%) Validation
3 15 (24.19%) Network Design
4 10 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (16.13%) Demand Forecasting
5 9 (14.52%) Change Management
6 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.06%) Product Management
7 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.06%) ITIL
7 5 (8.06%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.61%) V-Model
9 1 (1.61%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Python
2 5 (8.06%) Perl
2 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) R
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.13%) CCNP
3 4 (6.45%) CCIE
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.84%) CCIP
4 3 (4.84%) CCSP
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.84%) RHCE
5 2 (3.23%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) MCTS
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.61%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.23%) Squid
3 2 (3.23%) qmail
3 2 (3.23%) Postfix
3 2 (3.23%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.61%) UAG
4 1 (1.61%) Varnish
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) CiscoWorks
1 15 (24.19%) HP NNM
2 3 (4.84%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Cisco
2 33 (53.23%) Juniper
3 25 (40.32%) CheckPoint
4 23 (37.10%) F5
5 15 (24.19%) HP
5 15 (24.19%) Huawei
6 8 (12.90%) Blue Coat
6 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.29%) Citrix
7 7 (11.29%) Nokia
8 3 (4.84%) VMware
9 2 (3.23%) Mitel
9 2 (3.23%) Siemens
9 2 (3.23%) Polycom
10 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago