The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 198 222 226
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 47 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 17
Median salary £46,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.31% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £67,500
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4582 5073 5204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.59% 85.26% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3842 4239 4244
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South West region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the South West

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the South West

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gloucestershire +3 14 £43,000 +38.70% 1
Dorset +20 11 £50,000 -
Somerset - 10 £55,000 -
Wiltshire +18 6 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Devon -1 4 £32,885 +8.71%
Bristol +15 2 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 58 (56.31%) VPN
2 51 (49.51%) Cisco
3 47 (45.63%) DNS
4 42 (40.78%) VMware
5 40 (38.83%) Degree
5 40 (38.83%) Data Centre
6 37 (35.92%) Linux
6 37 (35.92%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (34.95%) Windows
8 35 (33.98%) Firewall
9 34 (33.01%) TCP/IP
9 34 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (32.04%) ITIL
10 33 (32.04%) Finance
10 33 (32.04%) Juniper
11 31 (30.10%) VoIP
12 30 (29.13%) SSL
12 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
13 29 (28.16%) WAN
14 27 (26.21%) LAN
15 23 (22.33%) MPLS
15 23 (22.33%) Banking
16 22 (21.36%) Oracle
17 20 (19.42%) Java
18 19 (18.45%) Wealth Management
18 19 (18.45%) Network Design
19 18 (17.48%) F5
19 18 (17.48%) OSPF
20 17 (16.50%) SLA
20 17 (16.50%) Spring

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (13.59%) IIS
2 12 (11.65%) Apache
3 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
4 9 (8.74%) JBoss
4 9 (8.74%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.83%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.88%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) SaaS
3 6 (5.83%) IaaS
3 6 (5.83%) PaaS
4 3 (2.91%) GitHub
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.97%) Office 365
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (56.31%) VPN
2 47 (45.63%) DNS
3 35 (33.98%) Firewall
4 34 (33.01%) TCP/IP
5 31 (30.10%) VoIP
6 30 (29.13%) SSL
7 29 (28.16%) WAN
8 27 (26.21%) LAN
9 23 (22.33%) MPLS
10 18 (17.48%) OSPF
11 15 (14.56%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (14.56%) Network Security
12 14 (13.59%) HTTP
12 14 (13.59%) Internet
13 12 (11.65%) DHCP
13 12 (11.65%) Telepresence
13 12 (11.65%) Wireless
13 12 (11.65%) Wireless Security
14 10 (9.71%) SAN
15 9 (8.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) DB2
1 13 (12.62%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.91%) MySQL
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 23 (22.33%) Banking
3 15 (14.56%) Telecoms
4 13 (12.62%) Investment Banking
4 13 (12.62%) Retail
5 12 (11.65%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.88%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.91%) Back Office
7 3 (2.91%) Front Office
8 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Developer
2 15 (14.56%) Network Engineer
3 13 (12.62%) Applications Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Lead Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Technical Design Authority
3 13 (12.62%) Technical Design Leader
3 13 (12.62%) Technical Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Technical Leader
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Architect
6 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Unix Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Voice Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (5.83%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (5.83%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) Spring
2 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.83%) Middleware
4 4 (3.88%) .NET
4 4 (3.88%) J2EE
5 3 (2.91%) Haml
5 3 (2.91%) Sass
5 3 (2.91%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.94%) React
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.97%) CSS
7 1 (0.97%) CSS3
7 1 (0.97%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.97%) HTML
7 1 (0.97%) HTML5
7 1 (0.97%) JSON
7 1 (0.97%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.97%) REST
7 1 (0.97%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 40 (38.83%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (12.62%) User Experience
3 13 (12.62%) Virtual Team
4 10 (9.71%) PKI
5 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.80%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.80%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (5.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (4.85%) Clustering
7 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.88%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.91%) ASIC
9 3 (2.91%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.91%) EMC VNX
9 3 (2.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.92%) Linux
2 36 (34.95%) Windows
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (12.62%) Unix
5 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) ITIL
2 19 (18.45%) Network Design
2 19 (18.45%) Wealth Management
3 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.56%) Mentoring
4 15 (14.56%) Validation
5 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
5 14 (13.59%) DevOps
5 14 (13.59%) Project Management
5 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 13 (12.62%) Kanban
6 13 (12.62%) People Management
6 13 (12.62%) SOA
6 13 (12.62%) TOGAF
7 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.68%) Line Management
9 8 (7.77%) Network Architecture
10 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.80%) Capacity Management
10 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) Java
2 10 (9.71%) Perl
2 10 (9.71%) Python
3 9 (8.74%) SQL
4 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.91%) C
5 3 (2.91%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.94%) Tcl
7 1 (0.97%) PHP
7 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (38.83%) Degree
2 37 (35.92%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.59%) CCNP
4 12 (11.65%) CCDP
5 11 (10.68%) SC Cleared
5 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
6 10 (9.71%) CCNA
7 9 (8.74%) MCSE
7 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (7.77%) CCDA
9 7 (6.80%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (5.83%) EMC Certification
11 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.91%) HND
13 2 (1.94%) CCIE
13 2 (1.94%) MCITP
13 2 (1.94%) MCP
13 2 (1.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.97%) CCVP
14 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 34 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.88%) ProxySG
3 4 (3.88%) Samba
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Nagios
1 8 (7.77%) Puppet
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (5.83%) AirWatch
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (49.51%) Cisco
2 42 (40.78%) VMware
3 33 (32.04%) Juniper
4 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
5 22 (21.36%) Oracle
6 18 (17.48%) F5
7 13 (12.62%) Intel Security
8 12 (11.65%) Red Hat
9 9 (8.74%) EMC
9 9 (8.74%) IBM
9 9 (8.74%) Intel
10 7 (6.80%) CheckPoint
10 7 (6.80%) Citrix
11 6 (5.83%) NetApp
11 6 (5.83%) Software AG
12 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.88%) HP
13 3 (2.91%) Nokia
13 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.94%) Veritas
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