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 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
England / South East
Rank 264 239 251
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 123 236 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 1.21% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.39% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 95 185 164
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,200 £60,000
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12595 16935 17426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.69% 86.57% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10270 14277 13985
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +23 37 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Surrey +8 30 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Hampshire +2 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 13 £70,000 +86.66%
Oxfordshire +15 9 £62,500 +13.63% 2
West Sussex -21 7 £62,500 +38.88%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 169 (55.05%) Firewall
2 147 (47.88%) Cisco
3 118 (38.44%) Linux
4 99 (32.25%) DNS
5 98 (31.92%) F5
6 96 (31.27%) Windows
6 96 (31.27%) Cisco Certification
7 87 (28.34%) Clustering
8 85 (27.69%) VMware
9 82 (26.71%) Juniper
9 82 (26.71%) WAN
10 78 (25.41%) Data Centre
11 73 (23.78%) Red Hat
12 69 (22.48%) CCNP
13 68 (22.15%) LAN
14 62 (20.20%) Apache
15 61 (19.87%) ITIL
15 61 (19.87%) Microsoft
15 61 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 55 (17.92%) Active Directory
17 54 (17.59%) CCNA
17 54 (17.59%) SQL Server
18 52 (16.94%) TCP/IP
18 52 (16.94%) Finance
19 51 (16.61%) BGP
20 49 (15.96%) SQL
21 48 (15.64%) OSPF
22 47 (15.31%) MPLS
23 46 (14.98%) Cisco ASA
24 45 (14.66%) Network Design

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 62 (20.20%) Apache
2 31 (10.10%) Tomcat
3 29 (9.45%) IIS
4 27 (8.79%) nginx
5 26 (8.47%) WebLogic
6 25 (8.14%) JBoss
7 24 (7.82%) SharePoint
8 13 (4.23%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.61%) Skype for Business
10 7 (2.28%) CMS
11 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.95%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 43 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.89%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Magento
2 3 (0.98%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.56%) Office 365
3 14 (4.56%) SaaS
4 11 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.28%) IaaS
5 7 (2.28%) PaaS
6 4 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.98%) Responsys
7 3 (0.98%) Taleo
8 2 (0.65%) Akamai
8 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 169 (55.05%) Firewall
2 99 (32.25%) DNS
3 82 (26.71%) WAN
4 68 (22.15%) LAN
5 52 (16.94%) TCP/IP
6 51 (16.61%) BGP
7 48 (15.64%) OSPF
8 47 (15.31%) MPLS
9 46 (14.98%) Cisco ASA
10 44 (14.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 41 (13.36%) SAN
12 40 (13.03%) VLAN
12 40 (13.03%) VPN
13 35 (11.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 33 (10.75%) DHCP
14 33 (10.75%) Network Security
15 28 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (6.84%) VRRP
17 20 (6.51%) HSRP
18 19 (6.19%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.77%) MySQL
3 18 (5.86%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.89%) Redis
5 10 (3.26%) InterSystems Cache
6 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.63%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.30%) Big Data
9 4 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.65%) GIS
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.63%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.30%) Subversion
4 3 (0.98%) JIRA
5 2 (0.65%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.65%) Gatling
5 2 (0.65%) JMeter
5 2 (0.65%) JUnit
General
1 52 (16.94%) Finance
2 19 (6.19%) Banking
2 19 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.61%) French Language
4 5 (1.63%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.30%) Marketing
6 3 (0.98%) Electronics
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (32.25%) Network Engineer
2 58 (18.89%) Architect
3 39 (12.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 35 (11.40%) Linux Engineer
5 33 (10.75%) Firewall Engineer
5 33 (10.75%) Juniper Engineer
6 29 (9.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 29 (9.45%) Cloud Architect
7 27 (8.79%) Senior Network Engineer
8 23 (7.49%) Infrastructure Architect
9 21 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (6.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 20 (6.51%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
11 19 (6.19%) Support Engineer
12 18 (5.86%) Administrator
13 17 (5.54%) Security Engineer
13 17 (5.54%) Technical Architect
14 16 (5.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 16 (5.21%) Middleware Engineer
14 16 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.79%) J2EE
2 24 (7.82%) Middleware
3 23 (7.49%) LAMP
4 22 (7.17%) LEMP Stack
4 22 (7.17%) Web Services
5 17 (5.54%) .NET
6 8 (2.61%) CSS
6 8 (2.61%) HTML
6 8 (2.61%) jQuery
6 8 (2.61%) REST
7 7 (2.28%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.95%) HTML5
9 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.63%) OAuth2
9 5 (1.63%) OpenID
9 5 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (1.63%) SAML
10 4 (1.30%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.30%) RAML
10 4 (1.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 87 (28.34%) Clustering
2 78 (25.41%) Data Centre
3 21 (6.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (6.51%) Replication
5 18 (5.86%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.89%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (3.26%) PKI
9 9 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.61%) N-Tier
11 7 (2.28%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.95%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (1.30%) BBC
15 3 (0.98%) Contactless
15 3 (0.98%) Statistics
16 2 (0.65%) Fintech
16 2 (0.65%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 118 (38.44%) Linux
2 96 (31.27%) Windows
3 36 (11.73%) Unix
4 30 (9.77%) Windows Server
5 27 (8.79%) CentOS
6 22 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.61%) Fedora
10 6 (1.95%) Solaris
10 6 (1.95%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.63%) Debian
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.65%) SUSE
12 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.87%) ITIL
2 45 (14.66%) Network Design
3 38 (12.38%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (11.07%) Presales
5 29 (9.45%) Project Management
6 25 (8.14%) High Availability
7 24 (7.82%) DevOps
8 20 (6.51%) Validation
9 19 (6.19%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (5.21%) Migration
11 14 (4.56%) Critical Success Factor
11 14 (4.56%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (4.56%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.23%) Project Planning
13 12 (3.91%) Configuration Management
13 12 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (3.91%) SIEM
14 11 (3.58%) Change Control
14 11 (3.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (15.96%) SQL
2 42 (13.68%) PowerShell
3 32 (10.42%) Perl
4 23 (7.49%) Bash Shell
5 22 (7.17%) PHP
6 17 (5.54%) Java
6 17 (5.54%) JavaScript
7 16 (5.21%) Python
8 9 (2.93%) Ruby
9 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.28%) C#
11 4 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (31.27%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (22.48%) CCNP
3 54 (17.59%) CCNA
4 33 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (10.42%) MCSE
6 31 (10.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 29 (9.45%) Degree
8 25 (8.14%) Security Cleared
9 22 (7.17%) RHCE
10 18 (5.86%) RHCSA
11 15 (4.89%) CCIE
12 14 (4.56%) SC Cleared
13 13 (4.23%) MCITP
13 13 (4.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.28%) CCSE
15 6 (1.95%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.95%) JNCIP
15 6 (1.95%) MCP
16 4 (1.30%) JNCIA
16 4 (1.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.56%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) HIPAA
2 5 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 61 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (17.92%) Active Directory
3 24 (7.82%) Hyper-V
4 20 (6.51%) vSphere
5 19 (6.19%) Docker
6 14 (4.56%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (4.23%) Terminal Services
7 13 (4.23%) vCloud
7 13 (4.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (4.23%) VMware ESX
8 12 (3.91%) Firmware
9 11 (3.58%) Varnish
10 10 (3.26%) NFS
10 10 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (2.93%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (2.93%) ISA Server
11 9 (2.93%) UAG
12 8 (2.61%) Postfix
12 8 (2.61%) Sendmail
13 6 (1.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (6.19%) Puppet
2 14 (4.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 13 (4.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.26%) SolarWinds Orion
6 9 (2.93%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (2.93%) SCCM
7 8 (2.61%) FortiGate
7 8 (2.61%) vMotion
8 7 (2.28%) SCOM
9 6 (1.95%) HAProxy
10 5 (1.63%) Ansible
10 5 (1.63%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.63%) Nagios
10 5 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (1.63%) QRadar
11 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.98%) WSUS
12 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 147 (47.88%) Cisco
2 98 (31.92%) F5
3 85 (27.69%) VMware
4 82 (26.71%) Juniper
5 73 (23.78%) Red Hat
6 61 (19.87%) Microsoft
7 41 (13.36%) Palo Alto
8 37 (12.05%) CheckPoint
9 36 (11.73%) HP
10 16 (5.21%) Dell
11 14 (4.56%) Oracle
12 13 (4.23%) Citrix
12 13 (4.23%) SolarWinds
12 13 (4.23%) Veritas
13 12 (3.91%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (2.93%) Extreme Networks
15 8 (2.61%) Vyatta
16 5 (1.63%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.63%) LogRhythm
16 5 (1.63%) Veeam
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