The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / South East
Rank 275 220 227
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 103 258 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 1.35% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.54% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 81 207 217
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12474 16706 17717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.87% 87.12% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10154 14200 14326
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,791 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £67,500 £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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South East region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the South East

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the South East

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 36 £36,250 -34.09% 4
Surrey -3 24 £63,500 +15.45% 5
Hampshire +10 18 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Oxfordshire -2 10 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 6 - - 2
West Sussex -21 5 £62,500 +28.20% 1
Middlesex -2 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Kent +16 1 £42,500 -24.44%
East Sussex +2 1 - - 2
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 154 (51.68%) Firewall
2 133 (44.63%) Cisco
3 107 (35.91%) Linux
4 95 (31.88%) DNS
5 93 (31.21%) Windows
5 93 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
6 89 (29.87%) F5
7 81 (27.18%) Juniper
8 79 (26.51%) Clustering
9 78 (26.17%) Data Centre
10 74 (24.83%) WAN
11 70 (23.49%) VMware
12 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
12 66 (22.15%) CCNP
13 63 (21.14%) LAN
14 55 (18.46%) ITIL
15 54 (18.12%) SQL Server
15 54 (18.12%) Red Hat
16 52 (17.45%) SQL
17 51 (17.11%) BGP
17 51 (17.11%) OSPF
18 49 (16.44%) Apache
19 47 (15.77%) CCNA
19 47 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 45 (15.10%) Finance
21 43 (14.43%) Active Directory
21 43 (14.43%) MPLS
21 43 (14.43%) TCP/IP
22 42 (14.09%) VPN
23 41 (13.76%) Cisco ASA

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 49 (16.44%) Apache
2 28 (9.40%) Tomcat
2 28 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 26 (8.72%) IIS
4 23 (7.72%) JBoss
4 23 (7.72%) SharePoint
5 18 (6.04%) nginx
6 12 (4.03%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.68%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.01%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.67%) Confluence
13 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.03%) MS Office
3 6 (2.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Eloqua
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.38%) SaaS
3 17 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.03%) Office 365
5 10 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.68%) IaaS
6 8 (2.68%) PaaS
7 5 (1.68%) Responsys
7 5 (1.68%) Taleo
8 4 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.01%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.01%) Yammer
10 2 (0.67%) Akamai
10 2 (0.67%) Datadog
10 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 154 (51.68%) Firewall
2 95 (31.88%) DNS
3 74 (24.83%) WAN
4 63 (21.14%) LAN
5 51 (17.11%) BGP
5 51 (17.11%) OSPF
6 43 (14.43%) MPLS
6 43 (14.43%) TCP/IP
7 42 (14.09%) VPN
8 41 (13.76%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (12.75%) Network Security
10 35 (11.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 34 (11.41%) VLAN
12 31 (10.40%) SAN
13 29 (9.73%) DHCP
13 29 (9.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 24 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (6.71%) VRRP
16 18 (6.04%) EIGRP
16 18 (6.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.05%) MySQL
3 15 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.69%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.02%) Redis
6 6 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.01%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.01%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.67%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.01%) JIRA
4 4 (1.34%) Subversion
5 3 (1.01%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.67%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.67%) Gatling
6 2 (0.67%) JMeter
6 2 (0.67%) JUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 45 (15.10%) Finance
2 19 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.04%) Banking
4 5 (1.68%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.34%) French Language
5 4 (1.34%) Marketing
6 3 (1.01%) Electronics
6 3 (1.01%) Legal
6 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (33.56%) Network Engineer
2 52 (17.45%) Architect
3 38 (12.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 34 (11.41%) Juniper Engineer
5 32 (10.74%) Firewall Engineer
6 30 (10.07%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 25 (8.39%) Cloud Architect
7 25 (8.39%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (8.39%) Senior Network Engineer
8 21 (7.05%) Infrastructure Architect
9 20 (6.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 20 (6.71%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
9 20 (6.71%) Support Engineer
10 19 (6.38%) Administrator
11 16 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (5.03%) Consultant
13 14 (4.70%) Middleware Engineer
13 14 (4.70%) Security Engineer
14 13 (4.36%) Cisco Engineer
14 13 (4.36%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.72%) J2EE
2 23 (7.72%) Middleware
3 20 (6.71%) .NET
4 18 (6.04%) Web Services
5 16 (5.37%) LAMP
6 14 (4.70%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (2.68%) REST
8 7 (2.35%) CSS
8 7 (2.35%) HTML
9 6 (2.01%) jQuery
10 5 (1.68%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.68%) OAuth2
10 5 (1.68%) OpenID
10 5 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.68%) SAML
11 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.34%) EDI
11 4 (1.34%) EDIFACT
11 4 (1.34%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.51%) Clustering
2 78 (26.17%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.05%) Replication
4 19 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 18 (6.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 15 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 12 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (3.36%) PKI
10 8 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (2.35%) Driving Licence
11 7 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (2.01%) N-Tier
12 6 (2.01%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (1.01%) BBC
15 2 (0.67%) Contactless
15 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
15 2 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 107 (35.91%) Linux
2 93 (31.21%) Windows
3 37 (12.42%) Unix
4 32 (10.74%) Windows Server
5 25 (8.39%) CentOS
6 21 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.68%) Solaris
10 6 (2.01%) Debian
10 6 (2.01%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.34%) Fedora
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.34%) AIX
13 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.46%) ITIL
2 40 (13.42%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (12.42%) Network Design
4 31 (10.40%) Project Management
5 29 (9.73%) Presales
6 28 (9.40%) High Availability
7 22 (7.38%) DevOps
8 19 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (6.04%) Configuration Management
10 17 (5.70%) Migration
10 17 (5.70%) Network Monitoring
11 16 (5.37%) Validation
12 14 (4.70%) Resource Management
13 13 (4.36%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.03%) Performance Management
14 12 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (3.69%) Change Control
15 11 (3.69%) SIEM
15 11 (3.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.45%) SQL
2 40 (13.42%) PowerShell
3 36 (12.08%) Perl
4 23 (7.72%) Python
5 22 (7.38%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.38%) Java
7 15 (5.03%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.03%) PHP
8 9 (3.02%) C#
9 8 (2.68%) Ruby
9 8 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.34%) ActionScript
10 4 (1.34%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (1.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (22.15%) CCNP
3 47 (15.77%) CCNA
4 30 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (9.06%) Degree
6 26 (8.72%) Security Cleared
7 25 (8.39%) MCSE
8 19 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (5.37%) CCIE
10 14 (4.70%) SC Cleared
11 11 (3.69%) RHCE
12 10 (3.36%) RHCSA
13 9 (3.02%) MCITP
13 9 (3.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.01%) MCP
15 5 (1.68%) CCSE
15 5 (1.68%) JNCIP
16 4 (1.34%) DV Cleared
16 4 (1.34%) JNCIA
16 4 (1.34%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.70%) SLA
2 8 (2.68%) PMO
3 5 (1.68%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 47 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (14.43%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.37%) vSphere
5 14 (4.70%) Docker
6 11 (3.69%) Firmware
6 11 (3.69%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (3.02%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (3.02%) ISA Server
7 9 (3.02%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.02%) UAG
7 9 (3.02%) vCloud
7 9 (3.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.68%) XenServer
9 7 (2.35%) Varnish
9 7 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.35%) XenApp
10 6 (2.01%) NFS
10 6 (2.01%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 22 (7.38%) Puppet
2 15 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (3.69%) SCCM
5 10 (3.36%) FortiGate
6 9 (3.02%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (3.02%) SCOM
6 9 (3.02%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (3.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (2.68%) Ansible
7 8 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (2.01%) HAProxy
8 6 (2.01%) QRadar
9 5 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (1.68%) vMotion
10 3 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.01%) WSUS
11 2 (0.67%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 133 (44.63%) Cisco
2 89 (29.87%) F5
3 81 (27.18%) Juniper
4 70 (23.49%) VMware
5 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
6 54 (18.12%) Red Hat
7 41 (13.76%) Palo Alto
8 37 (12.42%) CheckPoint
9 27 (9.06%) HP
10 15 (5.03%) Oracle
10 15 (5.03%) SolarWinds
11 13 (4.36%) Citrix
12 12 (4.03%) Dell
13 11 (3.69%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (3.02%) Extreme Networks
14 9 (3.02%) SAP
14 9 (3.02%) Veritas
15 8 (2.68%) Sun
15 8 (2.68%) Vyatta
16 6 (2.01%) Fortinet
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
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Chertsey, Surrey
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Havant, Hampshire
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Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Abingdon
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