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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 254 220 291
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +71
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 177 282 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 1.34% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.57% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 145 221 142
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,700 £39,650
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £69,600 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.68%
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
15047 17996 18124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.17% 85.39% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12469 14956 14002
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey -12 58 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Berkshire +16 45 £67,500 +9.75% 1
Hampshire +16 38 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £53,750 -2.27% 2
West Sussex -24 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxfordshire -11 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Kent +12 2 £63,750 +34.21%
East Sussex +10 1 £32,500 -29.34% 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 167 (49.70%) Firewall
2 155 (46.13%) Cisco
3 152 (45.24%) Linux
4 125 (37.20%) VMware
5 120 (35.71%) Data Centre
6 112 (33.33%) DNS
7 107 (31.85%) Cisco Certification
7 107 (31.85%) Clustering
8 106 (31.55%) WAN
9 100 (29.76%) Windows
10 97 (28.87%) F5
11 95 (28.27%) ITIL
12 92 (27.38%) Red Hat
13 90 (26.79%) Apache
14 89 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 86 (25.60%) TCP/IP
16 79 (23.51%) CCNP
17 78 (23.21%) LAN
18 65 (19.35%) Active Directory
19 63 (18.75%) Juniper
20 62 (18.45%) VPN
21 60 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
22 58 (17.26%) DHCP
22 58 (17.26%) MPLS
22 58 (17.26%) Cisco ASA
23 57 (16.96%) SSL
23 57 (16.96%) SQL Server
24 56 (16.67%) Network Design
25 55 (16.37%) nginx
26 54 (16.07%) CCNA

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 90 (26.79%) Apache
2 55 (16.37%) nginx
3 38 (11.31%) Tomcat
4 31 (9.23%) JBoss
5 24 (7.14%) IIS
6 18 (5.36%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.17%) CMS
8 13 (3.87%) OpenStack
8 13 (3.87%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.38%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.19%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.89%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 28 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.98%) Magento
2 5 (1.49%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.27%) SaaS
3 9 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.79%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.19%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.89%) Office 365
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 167 (49.70%) Firewall
2 112 (33.33%) DNS
3 106 (31.55%) WAN
4 86 (25.60%) TCP/IP
5 78 (23.21%) LAN
6 62 (18.45%) VPN
7 60 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 58 (17.26%) Cisco ASA
8 58 (17.26%) DHCP
8 58 (17.26%) MPLS
9 57 (16.96%) SSL
10 54 (16.07%) SAN
11 53 (15.77%) OSPF
12 51 (15.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 50 (14.88%) BGP
14 49 (14.58%) IPsec
15 43 (12.80%) VLAN
16 39 (11.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 35 (10.42%) FTP
18 34 (10.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 51 (15.18%) MySQL
3 21 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.65%) Redis
5 14 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 10 (2.98%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.19%) Big Data
10 4 (1.19%) OLAP
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.30%) GIS
12 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (5.65%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.79%) Subversion
4 2 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.30%) JUnit
5 1 (0.30%) Maven
5 1 (0.30%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.30%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (12.80%) Finance
2 17 (5.06%) French Language
3 14 (4.17%) Banking
3 14 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.49%) Marketing
6 4 (1.19%) Games
6 4 (1.19%) Retail
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (24.40%) Network Engineer
2 57 (16.96%) Linux Engineer
3 43 (12.80%) Architect
4 29 (8.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 28 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 26 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (7.44%) Administrator
8 22 (6.55%) Support Engineer
9 21 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
10 20 (5.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 20 (5.95%) Technical Architect
11 19 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 18 (5.36%) Consultant
12 18 (5.36%) Senior Network Engineer
13 17 (5.06%) Security Engineer
14 16 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
15 15 (4.46%) LAN Engineer
15 15 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
16 14 (4.17%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.42%) LAMP
2 31 (9.23%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (5.36%) Web Services
4 14 (4.17%) HTML
5 13 (3.87%) CSS
5 13 (3.87%) Middleware
6 11 (3.27%) J2EE
7 9 (2.68%) .NET
7 9 (2.68%) REST
8 8 (2.38%) jQuery
8 8 (2.38%) SOAP
9 6 (1.79%) JSON
9 6 (1.79%) XML
10 5 (1.49%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.19%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.19%) HTML5
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (1.19%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 120 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 107 (31.85%) Clustering
3 24 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.14%) Replication
4 17 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.87%) PKI
6 10 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.19%) BBC
10 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.19%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.19%) Fintech
10 4 (1.19%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 152 (45.24%) Linux
2 100 (29.76%) Windows
3 40 (11.90%) CentOS
4 39 (11.61%) Unix
5 37 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 17 (5.06%) Fedora
7 17 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.27%) Solaris
9 11 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.38%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.49%) AIX
12 3 (0.89%) Debian
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (28.27%) ITIL
2 56 (16.67%) Network Design
3 39 (11.61%) DevOps
4 31 (9.23%) Presales
5 29 (8.63%) Project Management
6 28 (8.33%) High Availability
7 25 (7.44%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (6.55%) E-Commerce
9 20 (5.95%) Validation
10 16 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (4.17%) Capacity Management
11 14 (4.17%) Migration
11 14 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 14 (4.17%) SOA
11 14 (4.17%) Workflow
12 13 (3.87%) Network Management
12 13 (3.87%) Project Planning
13 12 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (11.31%) Perl
2 37 (11.01%) Bash Shell
2 37 (11.01%) Python
2 37 (11.01%) SQL
3 35 (10.42%) PHP
4 24 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.27%) Java
7 10 (2.98%) C
8 8 (2.38%) C#
9 6 (1.79%) Ruby
10 4 (1.19%) C++
10 4 (1.19%) Go
10 4 (1.19%) PHP 5
11 3 (0.89%) Tcl
12 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.30%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 107 (31.85%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (23.51%) CCNP
3 54 (16.07%) CCNA
4 45 (13.39%) RHCE
5 44 (13.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (12.20%) RHCSA
7 36 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 34 (10.12%) CCIE
9 30 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (8.63%) MCSE
11 23 (6.85%) Degree
12 22 (6.55%) SC Cleared
13 17 (5.06%) JNCIP
14 14 (4.17%) CCSE
15 13 (3.87%) MCITP
15 13 (3.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (2.98%) MCSA
17 10 (2.98%) SCSA
18 9 (2.68%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 16 (4.76%) SLA
2 13 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.98%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 89 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 35 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 32 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 29 (8.63%) Docker
6 22 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (5.06%) Postfix
7 17 (5.06%) Sendmail
7 17 (5.06%) vSphere
8 16 (4.76%) NFS
9 14 (4.17%) Varnish
9 14 (4.17%) vCloud
10 13 (3.87%) Terminal Services
10 13 (3.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (2.98%) iptables
12 10 (2.98%) Xen
13 6 (1.79%) XenApp
14 4 (1.19%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (9.23%) Puppet
2 25 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (6.85%) Nagios
4 20 (5.95%) Backup Exec
5 16 (4.76%) vMotion
6 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 13 (3.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 11 (3.27%) Cisco Prime
8 11 (3.27%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (2.08%) SCCM
10 5 (1.49%) Control-M
10 5 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (1.19%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.89%) Cacti
12 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.60%) Ansible
13 2 (0.60%) Munin
13 2 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (0.30%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 155 (46.13%) Cisco
2 125 (37.20%) VMware
3 97 (28.87%) F5
4 92 (27.38%) Red Hat
5 63 (18.75%) Juniper
6 48 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 47 (13.99%) HP
8 36 (10.71%) CheckPoint
9 32 (9.52%) Oracle
10 27 (8.04%) Palo Alto
11 21 (6.25%) Symantec
12 20 (5.95%) Veeam
13 17 (5.06%) Citrix
14 16 (4.76%) SolarWinds
15 13 (3.87%) Veritas
16 12 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
17 7 (2.08%) Brocade
17 7 (2.08%) Dell
18 6 (1.79%) Google
19 5 (1.49%) EMC
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