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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 262 219 257
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 204 292 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 1.35% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.59% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 185 246 186
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
16519 18327 19777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.51% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13890 14456 15722
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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 -32 74 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire +7 49 £55,000 +10.00% 7
West Sussex -5 37 £50,000 +17.64%
Hampshire +11 17 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -26 7 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Kent - 6 £63,750 -
East Sussex +18 4 £27,775 -30.56%
Middlesex +8 2 £43,750 -7.89%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 235 (52.93%) Cisco
2 233 (52.48%) Firewall
3 175 (39.41%) Linux
4 162 (36.49%) F5
5 156 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
6 142 (31.98%) Windows
7 140 (31.53%) Data Centre
8 139 (31.31%) WAN
9 131 (29.50%) VMware
10 120 (27.03%) LAN
11 109 (24.55%) DNS
12 107 (24.10%) CCNP
13 103 (23.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 101 (22.75%) Juniper
15 92 (20.72%) VPN
16 91 (20.50%) SSL
17 90 (20.27%) Cisco Nexus
18 89 (20.05%) Active Directory
18 89 (20.05%) Clustering
19 86 (19.37%) SAN
20 84 (18.92%) TCP/IP
21 83 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
22 78 (17.57%) MySQL
23 76 (17.12%) MPLS
24 75 (16.89%) CCNA
25 74 (16.67%) Oracle
25 74 (16.67%) SQL Server
26 71 (15.99%) CheckPoint
26 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
27 70 (15.77%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (11.71%) IIS
2 50 (11.26%) Apache
3 41 (9.23%) Tomcat
4 25 (5.63%) JBoss
5 15 (3.38%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.15%) nginx
7 12 (2.70%) CMS
8 10 (2.25%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (1.35%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.13%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (6.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (2.93%) Office 365
5 11 (2.48%) SaaS
6 10 (2.25%) Google Compute Engine
7 4 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.45%) GitHub
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 233 (52.48%) Firewall
2 139 (31.31%) WAN
3 120 (27.03%) LAN
4 109 (24.55%) DNS
5 92 (20.72%) VPN
6 91 (20.50%) SSL
7 90 (20.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 86 (19.37%) SAN
9 84 (18.92%) TCP/IP
10 83 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
11 76 (17.12%) MPLS
12 66 (14.86%) OSPF
13 65 (14.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 54 (12.16%) BGP
15 53 (11.94%) IPsec
16 49 (11.04%) DHCP
17 47 (10.59%) BIG-IP
17 47 (10.59%) HTTP
17 47 (10.59%) Wireless
18 42 (9.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.57%) MySQL
2 74 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 44 (9.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (6.76%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.18%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.93%) Redis
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.90%) Big Data
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.23%) BODI
12 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.93%) JUnit
2 13 (2.93%) NetBeans
3 10 (2.25%) PHPUnit
3 10 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (2.03%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.03%) Maven
4 9 (2.03%) StarTeam
4 9 (2.03%) Subversion
4 9 (2.03%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.13%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.45%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (9.01%) Finance
2 28 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.48%) Back Office
5 5 (1.13%) Electronics
6 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
8 2 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 104 (23.42%) Network Engineer
2 59 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 54 (12.16%) Architect
4 49 (11.04%) Support Engineer
5 44 (9.91%) Cloud Engineer
6 41 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (6.98%) Administrator
8 29 (6.53%) LAN Engineer
9 28 (6.31%) Consultant
10 26 (5.86%) Network Architect
11 25 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
12 22 (4.95%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (4.95%) Linux Support
12 22 (4.95%) Linux Support Engineer
12 22 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
13 21 (4.73%) Analyst
14 20 (4.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
16 18 (4.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 18 (4.05%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.81%) CSS
2 39 (8.78%) REST
2 39 (8.78%) SOAP
3 30 (6.76%) Web Services
4 26 (5.86%) HTML
5 25 (5.63%) .NET
6 23 (5.18%) jQuery
7 17 (3.83%) XML
8 14 (3.15%) J2EE
9 13 (2.93%) Ajax
9 13 (2.93%) Sass
10 12 (2.70%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.48%) JSON
12 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET
12 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (2.25%) Middleware
12 10 (2.25%) Phalcon
12 10 (2.25%) XHTML
13 9 (2.03%) JMS
13 9 (2.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 140 (31.53%) Data Centre
2 89 (20.05%) Clustering
3 25 (5.63%) Replication
4 21 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.70%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.03%) IVR
8 8 (1.80%) Statistics
8 8 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (1.58%) iPad
10 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.35%) PKI
11 4 (0.90%) Cybercrime
11 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.90%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.90%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.90%) Tandem
12 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.45%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 175 (39.41%) Linux
2 142 (31.98%) Windows
3 48 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 47 (10.59%) Unix
5 42 (9.46%) CentOS
6 26 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.48%) Debian
10 8 (1.80%) Solaris
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
1 66 (14.86%) DevOps
2 63 (14.19%) High Availability
3 43 (9.68%) Network Design
4 42 (9.46%) Migration
5 37 (8.33%) ITIL
6 34 (7.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (6.76%) Presales
8 28 (6.31%) ITSM
9 24 (5.41%) Business Continuity
10 23 (5.18%) MVC
11 22 (4.95%) Data Centre Operations
11 22 (4.95%) Kalman Filter
11 22 (4.95%) Web Filtering
12 19 (4.28%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (4.28%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
13 18 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (13.29%) Perl
2 56 (12.61%) Bash Shell
3 48 (10.81%) SQL
4 47 (10.59%) Python
5 42 (9.46%) PowerShell
6 38 (8.56%) JavaScript
7 27 (6.08%) Java
8 18 (4.05%) C#
9 14 (3.15%) Tcl
10 13 (2.93%) C++
10 13 (2.93%) PHP
11 12 (2.70%) C
12 8 (1.80%) VBScript
13 5 (1.13%) VB
14 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.45%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 156 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (24.10%) CCNP
3 75 (16.89%) CCNA
4 69 (15.54%) CCIE
5 50 (11.26%) Security Cleared
6 33 (7.43%) CCSE
6 33 (7.43%) SC Cleared
7 24 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (4.28%) MCSE
9 18 (4.05%) JNCIE
10 16 (3.60%) CCDP
10 16 (3.60%) Degree
10 16 (3.60%) JNCIA
11 15 (3.38%) CCDA
11 15 (3.38%) CCSA
11 15 (3.38%) JNCIP
12 12 (2.70%) CCSP
13 10 (2.25%) RHCE
14 9 (2.03%) MCSA
15 8 (1.80%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.48%) SLA
3 9 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.13%) HIPAA
4 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) QA
6 1 (0.23%) SAS 70
System Software
1 103 (23.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (20.05%) Active Directory
3 27 (6.08%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.93%) Docker
5 6 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.13%) Xen
6 5 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.90%) Corosync
7 4 (0.90%) LXC
7 4 (0.90%) Samba
7 4 (0.90%) vSphere
8 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.68%) UAG
9 2 (0.45%) Firmware
9 2 (0.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.23%) vCloud
10 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (4.28%) CiscoWorks
2 17 (3.83%) Puppet
2 17 (3.83%) SCCM
3 15 (3.38%) Nagios
4 14 (3.15%) Hyperic
5 13 (2.93%) Cisco LMS
6 12 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.48%) Backup Exec
8 10 (2.25%) SELinux
9 9 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
11 6 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (1.13%) Ansible
12 5 (1.13%) Cacti
13 4 (0.90%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.90%) Pacemaker
13 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.90%) SCOM
13 4 (0.90%) vMotion
Vendors
1 235 (52.93%) Cisco
2 162 (36.49%) F5
3 131 (29.50%) VMware
4 101 (22.75%) Juniper
5 74 (16.67%) Oracle
6 71 (15.99%) CheckPoint
6 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
7 70 (15.77%) Red Hat
8 54 (12.16%) HP
9 42 (9.46%) Citrix
10 39 (8.78%) Palo Alto
11 31 (6.98%) Google
12 26 (5.86%) Dell
13 25 (5.63%) Symantec
14 22 (4.95%) SolarWinds
15 16 (3.60%) NetApp
16 13 (2.93%) SAP
17 12 (2.70%) Brocade
18 10 (2.25%) 3PAR
18 10 (2.25%) Barracuda Networks
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