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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 282 268 270
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 169 172 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.82% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.04% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 141 129 158
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
Load Balancing
England

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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -20 64 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Berkshire -4 36 £57,500 +32.94% 2
Hampshire +13 35 £48,000 -17.94%
Buckinghamshire -3 13 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Kent -12 8 £63,750 +50.00% 2
East Sussex -14 8 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -1 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Middlesex -3 2 £40,250 -10.55%
West Sussex -9 1 £45,000 +62.16%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 219 (52.14%) Cisco
2 217 (51.67%) Firewall
3 187 (44.52%) Juniper
4 136 (32.38%) F5
5 129 (30.71%) DNS
6 126 (30.00%) VMware
7 121 (28.81%) Windows
8 120 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 111 (26.43%) SAN
10 101 (24.05%) CCNP
11 98 (23.33%) Linux
12 96 (22.86%) WAN
13 92 (21.90%) VPN
14 87 (20.71%) Oracle
15 81 (19.29%) Microsoft
16 80 (19.05%) Active Directory
17 77 (18.33%) LAN
18 75 (17.86%) TCP/IP
19 74 (17.62%) Degree
20 68 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
21 67 (15.95%) SQL Server
22 66 (15.71%) ITIL
22 66 (15.71%) BGP
23 64 (15.24%) OSPF
24 63 (15.00%) MPLS
25 62 (14.76%) CheckPoint
25 62 (14.76%) Internet
25 62 (14.76%) UNIX
25 62 (14.76%) CCNA
26 61 (14.52%) Red Hat

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 36 (8.57%) IIS
2 30 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 27 (6.43%) Apache
3 27 (6.43%) Tomcat
3 27 (6.43%) MS Exchange
4 25 (5.95%) SharePoint
5 21 (5.00%) Lync
6 15 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (2.62%) Resin
9 8 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.95%) nginx
10 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.95%) eRoom
10 4 (0.95%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (0.95%) SAS
11 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 58 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.90%) MS Office
3 7 (1.67%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.95%) Compiere
5 2 (0.48%) RMDS
5 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.19%) SaaS
3 4 (0.95%) IaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 217 (51.67%) Firewall
2 129 (30.71%) DNS
3 111 (26.43%) SAN
4 96 (22.86%) WAN
5 92 (21.90%) VPN
6 77 (18.33%) LAN
7 75 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 66 (15.71%) BGP
9 64 (15.24%) OSPF
10 63 (15.00%) MPLS
11 62 (14.76%) Internet
12 57 (13.57%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (11.19%) SSL
14 45 (10.71%) DHCP
15 44 (10.48%) SMTP
16 38 (9.05%) Network Security
17 37 (8.81%) IPv6
17 37 (8.81%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (8.10%) VLAN
19 33 (7.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.38%) MySQL
3 50 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 27 (6.43%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.71%) DB2
12 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.48%) Redis
12 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.24%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (1.43%) NeoLoad
2 5 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.24%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.24%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (13.57%) Finance
2 35 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.10%) Banking
4 12 (2.86%) Retail
5 10 (2.38%) Legal
6 3 (0.71%) Marketing
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (31.19%) Network Engineer
2 54 (12.86%) Architect
3 46 (10.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 34 (8.10%) Administrator
5 33 (7.86%) DBA
6 31 (7.38%) Technical Architect
6 31 (7.38%) Oracle DBA
7 28 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 25 (5.95%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 21 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
10 19 (4.52%) Consultant
11 18 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 18 (4.29%) Design Engineer
11 18 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (4.05%) Analyst
13 16 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (3.81%) IP Engineer
13 16 (3.81%) Senior Design Engineer
14 15 (3.57%) Senior IP Engineer
14 15 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.57%) Middleware
2 30 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (3.57%) SOAP
4 11 (2.62%) Java EE
5 10 (2.38%) .NET
6 9 (2.14%) HTML
7 8 (1.90%) Software Packaging
8 6 (1.43%) YAML
8 6 (1.43%) Spring
8 6 (1.43%) JSP
8 6 (1.43%) Struts
8 6 (1.43%) J2EE
8 6 (1.43%) Hibernate
8 6 (1.43%) XML
8 6 (1.43%) JMS
9 5 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.19%) Web Services
9 5 (1.19%) LAMP
10 4 (0.95%) MAPI
11 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.86%) Clustering
2 22 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 20 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.81%) Statistics
6 15 (3.57%) Replication
7 10 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.90%) CLARiiON
8 8 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.71%) Open Source
11 3 (0.71%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.48%) PKI
12 2 (0.48%) DTV
12 2 (0.48%) User Experience
12 2 (0.48%) Kindle
12 2 (0.48%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 121 (28.81%) Windows
2 98 (23.33%) Linux
3 62 (14.76%) UNIX
4 38 (9.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (7.38%) HPUX
7 26 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (5.95%) Solaris
9 22 (5.24%) CentOS
10 17 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.90%) Debian
11 8 (1.90%) AIX
12 7 (1.67%) FreeBSD
12 7 (1.67%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.43%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.43%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.71%) SUSE
15 2 (0.48%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.48%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.71%) ITIL
2 42 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 39 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 29 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (6.19%) Change Management
6 26 (6.19%) Network Management
7 25 (5.95%) DevOps
8 24 (5.71%) Validation
8 24 (5.71%) E-business
9 22 (5.24%) Project Planning
10 19 (4.52%) Network Design
11 17 (4.05%) Project Management
12 15 (3.57%) Service Management
12 15 (3.57%) Configuration Management
12 15 (3.57%) Service Delivery
12 15 (3.57%) Problem Management
13 14 (3.33%) Mentoring
14 12 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (2.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.10%) SQL
2 36 (8.57%) Python
3 33 (7.86%) Java
4 30 (7.14%) Perl
5 20 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 18 (4.29%) C
7 16 (3.81%) Shell Script
8 15 (3.57%) PHP
9 11 (2.62%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.14%) C++
11 6 (1.43%) Ruby
12 5 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.71%) C#
13 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.48%) VBScript
15 1 (0.24%) R
15 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (24.05%) CCNP
3 74 (17.62%) Degree
4 62 (14.76%) CCNA
5 50 (11.90%) Security Cleared
6 43 (10.24%) CCIE
7 41 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (9.76%) SC Cleared
8 39 (9.29%) MCSE
9 31 (7.38%) DV Cleared
10 25 (5.95%) JNCIA
11 21 (5.00%) CCSP
12 17 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (4.05%) CISSP
12 17 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (4.05%) JNCIE
13 14 (3.33%) CISM
13 14 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (2.86%) JNCIP
15 11 (2.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.10%) SLA
3 6 (1.43%) QA
4 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 68 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 40 (9.52%) UAG
5 38 (9.05%) Forefront TMG
6 35 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (5.24%) VMware ESX
8 21 (5.00%) ISA Server
9 16 (3.81%) NFS
10 12 (2.86%) Snort
10 12 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (2.62%) Terminal Services
12 10 (2.38%) Squid
13 7 (1.67%) ProxySG
14 5 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.95%) Veritas File System
15 4 (0.95%) PowerHA
15 4 (0.95%) RHEV
16 3 (0.71%) Varnish
17 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (7.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 30 (7.14%) Puppet
3 24 (5.71%) Nagios
4 19 (4.52%) SCCM
5 17 (4.05%) SCOM
5 17 (4.05%) CiscoWorks
6 14 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 14 (3.33%) HP NNM
7 12 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 12 (2.86%) FortiGate
7 12 (2.86%) Munin
8 11 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (2.14%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (1.90%) Control-M
11 6 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.43%) OpenView
12 5 (1.19%) Netcool
12 5 (1.19%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.95%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.95%) Cacti
Vendors
1 219 (52.14%) Cisco
2 187 (44.52%) Juniper
3 136 (32.38%) F5
4 126 (30.00%) VMware
5 87 (20.71%) Oracle
6 81 (19.29%) Microsoft
7 62 (14.76%) CheckPoint
8 61 (14.52%) Red Hat
9 56 (13.33%) HP
10 33 (7.86%) Citrix
11 23 (5.48%) JBoss
12 20 (4.76%) Brocade
13 19 (4.52%) Veritas
14 18 (4.29%) Sun
14 18 (4.29%) Dell
14 18 (4.29%) EMC
14 18 (4.29%) SolarWinds
15 15 (3.57%) Blue Coat
15 15 (3.57%) Huawei
16 14 (3.33%) Riverbed
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago