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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 206 200 181
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 27 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.45% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.55% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 18
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £41,625
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
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
4973 4729 4194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.39% 81.84% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 3920 3697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol 0 11 £44,750 +6.54%
Gloucestershire -8 10 £34,000 - 2
Wiltshire +3 5 £33,500 -12.98% 9
Devon - 1 £30,000 - 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 40 (64.52%) Windows
3 34 (54.84%) Cisco
4 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
5 23 (37.10%) VMware
6 22 (35.48%) WAN
7 21 (33.87%) LAN
8 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 19 (30.65%) Citrix
10 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
10 18 (29.03%) SQL
10 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (25.81%) Barracuda Networks
12 16 (25.81%) CCNP
13 15 (24.19%) CCNA
13 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
13 15 (24.19%) Finance
13 15 (24.19%) Network Design
14 14 (22.58%) F5
14 14 (22.58%) SAN
14 14 (22.58%) IIS
14 14 (22.58%) Linux
15 13 (20.97%) MS Office
15 13 (20.97%) Juniper
15 13 (20.97%) Clustering
16 11 (17.74%) VPN
16 11 (17.74%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (22.58%) IIS
2 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 5 (8.06%) Lync
4 4 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.61%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 22 (35.48%) WAN
3 21 (33.87%) LAN
4 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (22.58%) SAN
6 11 (17.74%) VPN
6 11 (17.74%) DNS
7 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.13%) VLAN
7 10 (16.13%) Network Security
8 8 (12.90%) Unified Communications
9 7 (11.29%) DHCP
10 6 (9.68%) MPLS
10 6 (9.68%) Wireless
11 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
11 5 (8.06%) HTTP
11 5 (8.06%) SMTP
12 4 (6.45%) VoIP
12 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
13 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
1 8 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (12.90%) ClearQuest
1 8 (12.90%) MSI
1 8 (12.90%) InstallShield
1 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Hudson
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (4.84%) Designer
7 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Clustering
2 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
3 9 (14.52%) CMDB
4 7 (11.29%) Open Source
5 6 (9.68%) Replication
6 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) BYOD
7 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (22.58%) Linux
4 11 (17.74%) UNIX
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
6 4 (6.45%) AIX
6 4 (6.45%) Solaris
6 4 (6.45%) CentOS
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.61%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
1 15 (24.19%) Network Design
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (17.74%) High Availability
2 11 (17.74%) ITIL
3 10 (16.13%) Network Management
4 9 (14.52%) Migration
5 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
5 8 (12.90%) B2B
6 7 (11.29%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (11.29%) Change Management
7 6 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps
8 3 (4.84%) Benchmarking
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) Process Management
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) C
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.81%) CCNP
3 15 (24.19%) CCNA
4 10 (16.13%) CCIE
5 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) JNCIE
7 6 (9.68%) Degree
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (8.06%) MCSE
8 5 (8.06%) CCDP
9 3 (4.84%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.61%) MCTS
10 1 (1.61%) MCITP
10 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.61%) CCDA
10 1 (1.61%) CCSE
10 1 (1.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
1 18 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) vSphere
3 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.84%) Firmware
4 3 (4.84%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.23%) Varnish
6 1 (1.61%) iptables
6 1 (1.61%) Samba
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) Postfix
6 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Hyperic
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Cisco
2 23 (37.10%) VMware
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 19 (30.65%) Citrix
5 16 (25.81%) Barracuda Networks
6 14 (22.58%) F5
7 13 (20.97%) Juniper
8 10 (16.13%) SolarWinds
9 9 (14.52%) HP
10 8 (12.90%) Oracle
11 6 (9.68%) NetApp
11 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
11 6 (9.68%) CheckPoint
11 6 (9.68%) Symantec
12 3 (4.84%) Dell
12 3 (4.84%) Trapeze
12 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
13 2 (3.23%) Brocade
13 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
14 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
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