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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 262 197 294
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +97
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 176 312 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 1.52% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.78% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 149 240 160
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
15674 17565 18631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.00% 85.63% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13125 14366 14407
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 55 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Berkshire -13 48 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Hampshire +11 39 £41,250 -17.50% 2
West Sussex -38 15 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £53,750 +2.38%
Oxfordshire -8 6 £67,500 +22.72%
Kent +13 3 £52,500 +10.52%
East Sussex +1 1 £32,500 -32.29% 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 170 (50.30%) Firewall
2 156 (46.15%) Cisco
3 148 (43.79%) Linux
4 121 (35.80%) VMware
5 118 (34.91%) WAN
6 117 (34.62%) Data Centre
7 106 (31.36%) Cisco Certification
8 104 (30.77%) DNS
9 103 (30.47%) F5
10 99 (29.29%) Windows
10 99 (29.29%) Clustering
11 89 (26.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 86 (25.44%) LAN
12 86 (25.44%) TCP/IP
13 82 (24.26%) ITIL
14 78 (23.08%) Apache
14 78 (23.08%) CCNP
15 76 (22.49%) Red Hat
16 70 (20.71%) SSL
17 69 (20.41%) VPN
18 65 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
19 64 (18.93%) Juniper
20 63 (18.64%) Active Directory
21 62 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
22 58 (17.16%) SQL Server
23 57 (16.86%) Network Design
24 56 (16.57%) DHCP
25 55 (16.27%) MPLS
25 55 (16.27%) OSPF
26 54 (15.98%) SAN

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 78 (23.08%) Apache
2 49 (14.50%) nginx
3 36 (10.65%) Tomcat
4 28 (8.28%) JBoss
5 21 (6.21%) IIS
6 16 (4.73%) CMS
7 15 (4.44%) WebLogic
8 13 (3.85%) OpenStack
9 10 (2.96%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.48%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.89%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.89%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.96%) Magento
2 5 (1.48%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.37%) SaaS
4 6 (1.78%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.48%) Office 365
6 4 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.18%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (50.30%) Firewall
2 118 (34.91%) WAN
3 104 (30.77%) DNS
4 86 (25.44%) LAN
4 86 (25.44%) TCP/IP
5 70 (20.71%) SSL
6 69 (20.41%) VPN
7 65 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 62 (18.34%) Cisco ASA
9 56 (16.57%) DHCP
10 55 (16.27%) MPLS
10 55 (16.27%) OSPF
11 54 (15.98%) SAN
12 53 (15.68%) IPsec
13 52 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 48 (14.20%) BGP
15 40 (11.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 39 (11.54%) FTP
17 37 (10.95%) HTTP
17 37 (10.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.50%) MySQL
3 17 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.73%) Redis
5 10 (2.96%) InterSystems Cache
6 9 (2.66%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.18%) OLAP
11 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.89%) Big Data
12 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (5.62%) Vagrant
2 11 (3.25%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.37%) Subversion
4 4 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.89%) JUnit
5 3 (0.89%) Maven
5 3 (0.89%) NetBeans
5 3 (0.89%) StarTeam
6 2 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 46 (13.61%) Finance
2 17 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.14%) French Language
4 10 (2.96%) Banking
5 8 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.48%) Games
7 4 (1.18%) Marketing
7 4 (1.18%) Retail
8 2 (0.59%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (24.26%) Network Engineer
2 51 (15.09%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (10.65%) Architect
4 30 (8.88%) Administrator
5 27 (7.99%) Support Engineer
6 26 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 25 (7.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (7.40%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (6.80%) LAN Engineer
9 22 (6.51%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (6.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 20 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
12 18 (5.33%) Consultant
13 17 (5.03%) Security Engineer
14 16 (4.73%) Linux Administrator
14 16 (4.73%) Network Architect
15 15 (4.44%) Analyst
15 15 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
16 14 (4.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 14 (4.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.28%) LAMP
2 24 (7.10%) LEMP Stack
3 20 (5.92%) CSS
4 18 (5.33%) Web Services
5 16 (4.73%) HTML
6 14 (4.14%) SOAP
7 11 (3.25%) jQuery
8 10 (2.96%) .NET
8 10 (2.96%) REST
9 9 (2.66%) XML
10 8 (2.37%) JSON
11 7 (2.07%) ASP.NET
11 7 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.07%) Middleware
12 6 (1.78%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.78%) RESTful
13 5 (1.48%) J2EE
13 5 (1.48%) Spring
14 4 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (1.18%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 117 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 99 (29.29%) Clustering
3 28 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.51%) Replication
5 16 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.55%) PKI
7 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.48%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.18%) Fintech
10 4 (1.18%) Tandem
10 4 (1.18%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.89%) iPad
11 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.89%) Statistics
11 3 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 148 (43.79%) Linux
2 99 (29.29%) Windows
3 39 (11.54%) CentOS
4 38 (11.24%) Unix
5 36 (10.65%) Windows Server
6 35 (10.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (4.14%) Fedora
7 14 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.55%) Solaris
9 8 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.07%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.48%) AIX
12 3 (0.89%) Debian
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.26%) ITIL
2 57 (16.86%) Network Design
3 39 (11.54%) DevOps
4 29 (8.58%) High Availability
5 26 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (7.10%) Presales
7 22 (6.51%) Project Management
8 18 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (5.33%) E-Commerce
9 17 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (4.73%) Data Centre Operations
11 15 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (4.14%) Capacity Management
12 14 (4.14%) Service Delivery
13 13 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.85%) Validation
13 13 (3.85%) Workflow
14 12 (3.55%) Migration
14 12 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.43%) Python
2 37 (10.95%) SQL
3 36 (10.65%) Bash Shell
3 36 (10.65%) Perl
4 28 (8.28%) PHP
5 22 (6.51%) JavaScript
6 19 (5.62%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.55%) Java
8 11 (3.25%) C
9 9 (2.66%) C#
10 6 (1.78%) C++
10 6 (1.78%) Ruby
11 4 (1.18%) Go
11 4 (1.18%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.89%) Tcl
13 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.59%) VB
14 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (31.36%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (23.08%) CCNP
3 54 (15.98%) CCNA
4 41 (12.13%) CCIE
5 38 (11.24%) Security Cleared
6 37 (10.95%) RHCE
7 34 (10.06%) RHCSA
8 32 (9.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (6.51%) Degree
10 22 (6.51%) MCSE
10 22 (6.51%) SC Cleared
11 18 (5.33%) JNCIP
12 15 (4.44%) CCSE
13 12 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (2.96%) MCSA
14 10 (2.96%) SCSA
15 9 (2.66%) CCDP
15 9 (2.66%) JNCIA
16 8 (2.37%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.62%) PCI DSS
2 17 (5.03%) SLA
3 12 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.96%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) QA
6 1 (0.30%) SAS 70
System Software
1 89 (26.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (18.64%) Active Directory
3 32 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 28 (8.28%) VMware ESX
5 27 (7.99%) Docker
6 21 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.14%) Postfix
7 14 (4.14%) Sendmail
8 13 (3.85%) vSphere
9 12 (3.55%) NFS
10 10 (2.96%) Varnish
10 10 (2.96%) Xen
11 9 (2.66%) iptables
11 9 (2.66%) vCloud
11 9 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (2.37%) Terminal Services
12 8 (2.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (1.48%) XenApp
14 4 (1.18%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (9.17%) Puppet
2 25 (7.40%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (7.10%) Nagios
4 21 (6.21%) Backup Exec
5 14 (4.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 14 (4.14%) vMotion
6 10 (2.96%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (2.96%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (2.37%) SCCM
7 8 (2.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (1.48%) Control-M
8 5 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.18%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.18%) Cacti
10 3 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.89%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.59%) Ansible
11 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 156 (46.15%) Cisco
2 121 (35.80%) VMware
3 103 (30.47%) F5
4 76 (22.49%) Red Hat
5 64 (18.93%) Juniper
6 45 (13.31%) HP
6 45 (13.31%) Microsoft
7 41 (12.13%) CheckPoint
8 38 (11.24%) Oracle
9 24 (7.10%) Palo Alto
9 24 (7.10%) Symantec
10 20 (5.92%) Veeam
11 19 (5.62%) Citrix
12 17 (5.03%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.96%) Barracuda Networks
13 10 (2.96%) Brocade
14 8 (2.37%) Veritas
15 7 (2.07%) NetApp
16 6 (1.78%) Avaya
16 6 (1.78%) Dell
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