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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 264 274 279
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 196 160 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.97% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 168 125 153
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.15%
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
17755 16471 17389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.46% 75.79% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13729 13376 14722
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 67 £48,000 +6.66% 5
Berkshire +25 59 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Hampshire +17 41 £48,000 -4.47% 2
Kent -5 13 £57,500 +27.77%
East Sussex -22 6 £50,000 +81.81%
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £58,750 +80.76% 3
Middlesex -1 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Oxfordshire +9 2 £46,250 +15.62%
West Sussex -7 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 246 (55.78%) Cisco
2 232 (52.61%) Firewall
3 204 (46.26%) Juniper
4 146 (33.11%) DNS
5 128 (29.02%) Windows
6 125 (28.34%) F5
7 124 (28.12%) Cisco Certification
7 124 (28.12%) VMware
8 113 (25.62%) WAN
9 111 (25.17%) SAN
10 104 (23.58%) Linux
11 99 (22.45%) CCNP
12 91 (20.63%) VPN
13 88 (19.95%) LAN
14 84 (19.05%) Microsoft
14 84 (19.05%) Oracle
15 82 (18.59%) TCP/IP
16 76 (17.23%) Degree
17 72 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 72 (16.33%) Active Directory
17 72 (16.33%) ITIL
18 70 (15.87%) OSPF
18 70 (15.87%) BGP
19 67 (15.19%) CheckPoint
19 67 (15.19%) Internet
19 67 (15.19%) Finance
20 65 (14.74%) Red Hat
20 65 (14.74%) SQL Server
20 65 (14.74%) HP
21 63 (14.29%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (8.39%) IIS
2 29 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 28 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 26 (5.90%) Apache
5 25 (5.67%) MS Exchange
6 23 (5.22%) WebLogic
7 19 (4.31%) Lync
8 18 (4.08%) WebSphere
9 16 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (2.95%) Resin
11 8 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.91%) SAS
12 4 (0.91%) eRoom
12 4 (0.91%) Oracle 10gAS
13 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.68%) nginx
14 2 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.04%) MS Office
3 7 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (4.99%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.13%) RMDS
5 4 (0.91%) Compiere
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.59%) SaaS
3 3 (0.68%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 232 (52.61%) Firewall
2 146 (33.11%) DNS
3 113 (25.62%) WAN
4 111 (25.17%) SAN
5 91 (20.63%) VPN
6 88 (19.95%) LAN
7 82 (18.59%) TCP/IP
8 70 (15.87%) OSPF
8 70 (15.87%) BGP
9 67 (15.19%) Internet
10 63 (14.29%) MPLS
11 62 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
12 58 (13.15%) SSL
13 54 (12.24%) DHCP
14 49 (11.11%) SMTP
15 47 (10.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (9.52%) Network Security
17 39 (8.84%) IPv6
18 38 (8.62%) HTTP
19 34 (7.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.02%) MySQL
3 45 (10.20%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.54%) Oracle Discoverer
5 16 (3.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.68%) DB2
12 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.45%) Redis
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.45%) BODI
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.23%) NeoLoad
General
1 67 (15.19%) Finance
2 32 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.72%) Retail
4 11 (2.49%) Banking
5 9 (2.04%) Legal
6 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 55 (12.47%) Architect
3 45 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 36 (8.16%) Administrator
5 32 (7.26%) Technical Architect
6 29 (6.58%) Security Engineer
7 28 (6.35%) Consultant
8 25 (5.67%) DBA
9 22 (4.99%) Network Security Engineer
9 22 (4.99%) Oracle DBA
10 20 (4.54%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (4.08%) Analyst
12 18 (4.08%) Design Engineer
12 18 (4.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 17 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
14 16 (3.63%) IP Engineer
14 16 (3.63%) Senior Design Engineer
14 16 (3.63%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.12%) Middleware
2 21 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (4.08%) SOAP
4 13 (2.95%) Java EE
5 12 (2.72%) .NET
6 8 (1.81%) Software Packaging
7 7 (1.59%) LAMP
8 6 (1.36%) Web Services
8 6 (1.36%) YAML
9 5 (1.13%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.13%) Rendezvous
10 4 (0.91%) HTML
10 4 (0.91%) XML
11 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.68%) CSS
11 3 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.45%) Memcached
12 2 (0.45%) FreeSWITCH
12 2 (0.45%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (0.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.39%) Clustering
2 21 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.31%) Replication
5 18 (4.08%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.17%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (2.49%) Statistics
8 11 (2.49%) CLARiiON
9 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.91%) Open Source
10 4 (0.91%) Home Automation
10 4 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.68%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.68%) SecurID
12 2 (0.45%) Kindle
12 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.45%) DTV
12 2 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 128 (29.02%) Windows
2 104 (23.58%) Linux
3 60 (13.61%) UNIX
4 43 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (5.44%) Solaris
8 22 (4.99%) HPUX
9 21 (4.76%) CentOS
10 20 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.04%) Debian
11 9 (2.04%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.81%) AIX
13 7 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.59%) FreeBSD
13 7 (1.59%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.68%) SUSE
15 2 (0.45%) SELinux
15 2 (0.45%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (16.33%) ITIL
2 49 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 34 (7.71%) Change Management
4 33 (7.48%) PRINCE2
5 32 (7.26%) Network Management
6 30 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (6.12%) DevOps
9 25 (5.67%) Network Design
9 25 (5.67%) Service Management
10 24 (5.44%) Validation
10 24 (5.44%) Project Management
11 23 (5.22%) Project Planning
12 20 (4.54%) Problem Management
13 18 (4.08%) Service Delivery
14 17 (3.85%) E-business
15 16 (3.63%) Product Management
15 16 (3.63%) Configuration Management
16 13 (2.95%) Software Engineering
17 11 (2.49%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.66%) SQL
2 38 (8.62%) Python
3 34 (7.71%) Java
4 30 (6.80%) Perl
5 21 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 16 (3.63%) C
7 14 (3.17%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.72%) PHP
9 10 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.81%) C++
11 7 (1.59%) Ruby
12 5 (1.13%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.91%) C#
14 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.45%) VBScript
15 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 124 (28.12%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (22.45%) CCNP
3 76 (17.23%) Degree
4 63 (14.29%) CCNA
5 41 (9.30%) CCIE
6 40 (9.07%) Security Cleared
7 38 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (7.48%) MCSE
8 33 (7.48%) SC Cleared
9 24 (5.44%) DV Cleared
10 23 (5.22%) JNCIA
10 23 (5.22%) CCSP
11 22 (4.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 22 (4.99%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (3.85%) CISSP
13 16 (3.63%) JNCIE
13 16 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (3.17%) CISM
15 12 (2.72%) MCITP
16 11 (2.49%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.95%) QA
2 13 (2.95%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.68%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 72 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 35 (7.94%) UAG
4 33 (7.48%) Forefront TMG
5 26 (5.90%) Oracle RAC
6 23 (5.22%) VMware ESX
7 19 (4.31%) NFS
8 14 (3.17%) ISA Server
9 12 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (2.72%) Terminal Services
9 12 (2.72%) Snort
10 9 (2.04%) Squid
11 8 (1.81%) ProxySG
12 5 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.91%) XenApp
13 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.91%) Veritas File System
13 4 (0.91%) Varnish
13 4 (0.91%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 30 (6.80%) Nagios
1 30 (6.80%) Puppet
2 26 (5.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (3.85%) HP NNM
3 17 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
4 14 (3.17%) NetBackup
4 14 (3.17%) Munin
5 13 (2.95%) SCCM
5 13 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.72%) FortiGate
6 12 (2.72%) EMC Navisphere
6 12 (2.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 11 (2.49%) SCOM
8 7 (1.59%) Cacti
8 7 (1.59%) Netcool
8 7 (1.59%) Control-M
8 7 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (1.36%) Icinga
9 6 (1.36%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 246 (55.78%) Cisco
2 204 (46.26%) Juniper
3 125 (28.34%) F5
4 124 (28.12%) VMware
5 84 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 84 (19.05%) Oracle
6 67 (15.19%) CheckPoint
7 65 (14.74%) Red Hat
7 65 (14.74%) HP
8 42 (9.52%) Citrix
9 26 (5.90%) JBoss
10 25 (5.67%) SolarWinds
11 23 (5.22%) Brocade
11 23 (5.22%) Blue Coat
12 21 (4.76%) Sun
13 20 (4.54%) EMC
14 18 (4.08%) Riverbed
14 18 (4.08%) Dell
14 18 (4.08%) Veritas
15 17 (3.85%) Nokia
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £56,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Esum
Salary: £50,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Esum
Salary: £43,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago