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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 225 266 277
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 183 233 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 1.08% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.26% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 137 200 160
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,150 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
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
13901 18513 18507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.85% 86.13% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11464 15487 14655
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,920 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +27 62 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +37 45 £65,000 +5.69% 1
Hampshire 0 34 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 20 £70,000 +33.33% 2
West Sussex -4 12 £56,750 +22.70%
Oxfordshire +31 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Middlesex - 2 £62,500 -
East Sussex +22 1 £32,500 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 195 (55.71%) Firewall
2 174 (49.71%) Cisco
3 139 (39.71%) Linux
4 116 (33.14%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (32.29%) F5
6 106 (30.29%) DNS
7 104 (29.71%) VMware
8 103 (29.43%) Windows
9 102 (29.14%) Clustering
10 101 (28.86%) WAN
11 97 (27.71%) Data Centre
12 89 (25.43%) Red Hat
13 86 (24.57%) ITIL
14 85 (24.29%) LAN
14 85 (24.29%) Juniper
15 83 (23.71%) CCNP
16 79 (22.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 75 (21.43%) Apache
18 68 (19.43%) TCP/IP
19 64 (18.29%) Microsoft
20 63 (18.00%) Active Directory
21 62 (17.71%) CCNA
21 62 (17.71%) SQL Server
21 62 (17.71%) Finance
22 59 (16.86%) OSPF
22 59 (16.86%) BGP
22 59 (16.86%) Network Design
23 57 (16.29%) Cisco ASA
23 57 (16.29%) MPLS
24 53 (15.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 75 (21.43%) Apache
2 41 (11.71%) nginx
3 35 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 30 (8.57%) JBoss
5 29 (8.29%) IIS
6 26 (7.43%) WebLogic
7 20 (5.71%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.43%) MS Exchange
9 11 (3.14%) CMS
10 10 (2.86%) OpenStack
11 8 (2.29%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.43%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.14%) Office 365
4 9 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.57%) SaaS
5 7 (2.00%) IaaS
5 7 (2.00%) PaaS
6 6 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.43%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.14%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 195 (55.71%) Firewall
2 106 (30.29%) DNS
3 101 (28.86%) WAN
4 85 (24.29%) LAN
5 68 (19.43%) TCP/IP
6 59 (16.86%) BGP
6 59 (16.86%) OSPF
7 57 (16.29%) Cisco ASA
7 57 (16.29%) MPLS
8 53 (15.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 47 (13.43%) SAN
10 46 (13.14%) VLAN
11 43 (12.29%) VPN
12 40 (11.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 39 (11.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 39 (11.14%) DHCP
14 36 (10.29%) Network Security
15 26 (7.43%) IPsec
15 26 (7.43%) SSL
16 24 (6.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.43%) MySQL
3 21 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.14%) Redis
5 14 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 10 (2.86%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.14%) Big Data
10 4 (1.14%) OLAP
10 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.57%) GIS
12 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (2.86%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.86%) Subversion
5 2 (0.57%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.57%) Gatling
5 2 (0.57%) JIRA
5 2 (0.57%) JMeter
5 2 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 62 (17.71%) Finance
2 20 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.14%) Banking
4 14 (4.00%) French Language
5 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.14%) Legal
6 4 (1.14%) Marketing
6 4 (1.14%) Retail
7 3 (0.86%) Games
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 106 (30.29%) Network Engineer
2 62 (17.71%) Architect
3 46 (13.14%) Linux Engineer
4 33 (9.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 30 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 28 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
6 28 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 26 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (7.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 25 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (6.29%) Security Engineer
10 21 (6.00%) Juniper Engineer
10 21 (6.00%) Technical Architect
11 20 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
12 19 (5.43%) Administrator
12 19 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
12 19 (5.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 18 (5.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 15 (4.29%) Support Engineer
15 14 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.14%) LAMP
2 31 (8.86%) LEMP Stack
3 27 (7.71%) J2EE
3 27 (7.71%) Web Services
4 24 (6.86%) Middleware
5 16 (4.57%) .NET
6 8 (2.29%) jQuery
7 7 (2.00%) REST
8 6 (1.71%) CSS
8 6 (1.71%) HTML
8 6 (1.71%) HTML5
9 5 (1.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.43%) OAuth2
9 5 (1.43%) OpenID
9 5 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (1.43%) SAML
10 4 (1.14%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.14%) RAML
10 4 (1.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 3 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 102 (29.14%) Clustering
2 97 (27.71%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.43%) Replication
4 21 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 17 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.71%) PKI
7 10 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (2.57%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.00%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.14%) BBC
11 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.14%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.14%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 139 (39.71%) Linux
2 103 (29.43%) Windows
3 36 (10.29%) Unix
4 32 (9.14%) CentOS
5 30 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 26 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (4.00%) Fedora
10 6 (1.71%) Solaris
10 6 (1.71%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.14%) Debian
12 2 (0.57%) SUSE
12 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.29%) AIX
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.57%) ITIL
2 59 (16.86%) Network Design
3 40 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (9.43%) Presales
5 31 (8.86%) Project Management
6 29 (8.29%) DevOps
7 26 (7.43%) High Availability
8 24 (6.86%) Validation
9 20 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (5.14%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.14%) SOA
11 17 (4.86%) Migration
11 17 (4.86%) PRINCE2
12 16 (4.57%) Project Planning
13 14 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (4.00%) SIEM
14 13 (3.71%) Critical Success Factor
14 13 (3.71%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (3.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.14%) SQL
2 41 (11.71%) Perl
2 41 (11.71%) PowerShell
3 30 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 30 (8.57%) PHP
4 28 (8.00%) Python
5 17 (4.86%) Java
5 17 (4.86%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.86%) Ruby
7 8 (2.29%) C#
7 8 (2.29%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.43%) C
9 4 (1.14%) Go
10 2 (0.57%) Tcl
11 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 116 (33.14%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (23.71%) CCNP
3 62 (17.71%) CCNA
4 44 (12.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 37 (10.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (10.29%) MCSE
7 34 (9.71%) RHCE
8 33 (9.43%) Degree
9 31 (8.86%) Security Cleared
10 30 (8.57%) RHCSA
11 22 (6.29%) CCIE
11 22 (6.29%) SC Cleared
12 16 (4.57%) MCITP
12 16 (4.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (3.43%) JNCIP
14 11 (3.14%) CCSE
15 7 (2.00%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.71%) JNCIA
17 5 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (1.43%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.14%) SLA
2 7 (2.00%) HIPAA
2 7 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 79 (22.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (18.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (8.29%) Hyper-V
4 26 (7.43%) Docker
5 24 (6.86%) VMware ESX
6 22 (6.29%) vSphere
7 19 (5.43%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (4.86%) vCloud
10 16 (4.57%) Terminal Services
10 16 (4.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 15 (4.29%) Varnish
12 14 (4.00%) NFS
12 14 (4.00%) Postfix
12 14 (4.00%) Sendmail
13 11 (3.14%) Firmware
14 10 (2.86%) iptables
15 9 (2.57%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (2.57%) ISA Server
15 9 (2.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (5.71%) Puppet
2 16 (4.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 14 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.43%) vMotion
5 11 (3.14%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (3.14%) SolarWinds Orion
6 10 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (2.86%) Nagios
7 9 (2.57%) SCCM
8 8 (2.29%) FortiGate
9 6 (1.71%) HAProxy
9 6 (1.71%) SCOM
10 5 (1.43%) QRadar
11 4 (1.14%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.57%) Ansible
12 2 (0.57%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.57%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 174 (49.71%) Cisco
2 113 (32.29%) F5
3 104 (29.71%) VMware
4 89 (25.43%) Red Hat
5 85 (24.29%) Juniper
6 64 (18.29%) Microsoft
7 45 (12.86%) CheckPoint
7 45 (12.86%) HP
8 38 (10.86%) Palo Alto
9 19 (5.43%) Oracle
10 17 (4.86%) SolarWinds
11 16 (4.57%) Citrix
11 16 (4.57%) Veritas
12 15 (4.29%) Dell
13 13 (3.71%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (2.86%) Symantec
14 10 (2.86%) Veeam
15 8 (2.29%) Vyatta
16 7 (2.00%) Brocade
17 6 (1.71%) Google
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Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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