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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 220 211 193
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 23 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.38% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 20
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.94%
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
4897 5059 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.01% 82.83% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4128 4129 3659
Average salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -6 9 £28,000 -44.00% 1
Wiltshire -3 4 £55,000 +83.33%
Devon -11 4 £30,250 -55.18%
Dorset - 4 - -
Bristol -21 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (67.35%) Firewall
2 26 (53.06%) VMware
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (44.90%) WAN
4 22 (44.90%) Cisco
5 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.78%) Citrix
6 19 (38.78%) LAN
7 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
8 17 (34.69%) VPN
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
9 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
9 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (28.57%) SAN
10 14 (28.57%) ITIL
10 14 (28.57%) Network Security
11 13 (26.53%) UNIX
11 13 (26.53%) CCNP
11 13 (26.53%) DNS
12 12 (24.49%) Clustering
13 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
13 11 (22.45%) CCNA
13 11 (22.45%) MySQL
13 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (20.41%) C
14 10 (20.41%) NetApp
14 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
14 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.33%) IIS
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.20%) Lync
5 5 (10.20%) Apache
6 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
7 3 (6.12%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (67.35%) Firewall
2 22 (44.90%) WAN
3 19 (38.78%) LAN
4 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 14 (28.57%) SAN
6 14 (28.57%) Network Security
7 13 (26.53%) DNS
8 9 (18.37%) VLAN
9 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (14.29%) MPLS
9 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 7 (14.29%) HTTP
9 7 (14.29%) SMTP
10 4 (8.16%) DHCP
10 4 (8.16%) FTP
10 4 (8.16%) LDAP
10 4 (8.16%) Wireless
10 4 (8.16%) IPsec
10 4 (8.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (6.12%) ClearQuest
1 3 (6.12%) MSI
1 3 (6.12%) InstallShield
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) LAMP
3 2 (4.08%) JSON
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) CSS3
3 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (4.08%) SignalR
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Clustering
2 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.24%) Replication
4 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.12%) CMDB
5 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 13 (26.53%) UNIX
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.12%) AIX
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
7 3 (6.12%) CentOS
7 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Business Continuity
3 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
5 7 (14.29%) High Availability
6 6 (12.24%) Network Design
6 6 (12.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 5 (10.20%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (10.20%) Change Management
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) BCP
8 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
9 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (6.12%) Benchmarking
9 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) C
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) Perl
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.53%) CCNP
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
4 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) Degree
6 4 (8.16%) HND
7 3 (6.12%) MCSE
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CCDP
8 2 (4.08%) CCSE
8 2 (4.08%) CCIE
9 1 (2.04%) CCDA
9 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.37%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) Samba
5 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.08%) Varnish
7 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Hyperic
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) VMware
2 22 (44.90%) Cisco
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) Citrix
5 10 (20.41%) NetApp
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle
6 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (14.29%) HP
8 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
8 6 (12.24%) Symantec
9 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
10 3 (6.12%) Juniper
10 3 (6.12%) Dell
10 3 (6.12%) Trapeze
10 3 (6.12%) F5
10 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (4.08%) Rackspace
11 2 (4.08%) Google
12 1 (2.04%) Brocade
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago