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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 205 209 219
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 27 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.73% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 25
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £26,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,500
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4600 5191 5665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.97% 88.52% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3812 4381 4663
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 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 2 December 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 2 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
Gloucestershire -17 8 £45,000 +69.81% 1
Wiltshire +23 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -1 6 £60,000 +48.14% 3
Somerset - 6 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 West region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 51 (58.62%) Cisco
1 51 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (57.47%) Firewall
3 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
3 44 (50.57%) VPN
4 43 (49.43%) Windows
5 42 (48.28%) VMware
6 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
6 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (44.83%) CCNA
8 38 (43.68%) Juniper
8 38 (43.68%) WAN
8 38 (43.68%) Windows Server
9 32 (36.78%) ITIL
10 31 (35.63%) MCSE
10 31 (35.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (35.63%) High Availability
11 30 (34.48%) IIS
12 26 (29.89%) DNS
12 26 (29.89%) MPLS
13 25 (28.74%) VoIP
13 25 (28.74%) Linux
13 25 (28.74%) Data Centre
14 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
15 23 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (26.44%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (25.29%) Problem Management
16 22 (25.29%) LAN
16 22 (25.29%) Ethernet

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 30 (34.48%) IIS
2 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
3 17 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (19.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (14.94%) Apache
4 13 (14.94%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (14.94%) JBoss
4 13 (14.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.44%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (17.24%) SaaS
4 14 (16.09%) IaaS
4 14 (16.09%) PaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.15%) Route 53
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (57.47%) Firewall
2 44 (50.57%) VPN
3 38 (43.68%) WAN
4 26 (29.89%) DNS
4 26 (29.89%) MPLS
5 25 (28.74%) VoIP
6 23 (26.44%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (25.29%) Ethernet
7 22 (25.29%) LAN
8 20 (22.99%) SSL
9 19 (21.84%) Cisco PIX
10 17 (19.54%) DSL
10 17 (19.54%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
12 13 (14.94%) DHCP
12 13 (14.94%) SAN
13 12 (13.79%) Internet
14 9 (10.34%) HTTP
15 8 (9.20%) HTTPS
16 6 (6.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) HBase
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Redis
6 1 (1.15%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 13 (14.94%) Banking
2 12 (13.79%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Back Office
3 6 (6.90%) Front Office
3 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Architect
2 15 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (16.09%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (16.09%) Consultant
3 14 (16.09%) IT Consultant
3 14 (16.09%) Network Engineer
3 14 (16.09%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (14.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Network Support
9 3 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) Middleware
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) CSS
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
2 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) Ajax
3 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.15%) CSS3
3 1 (1.15%) HTML5
3 1 (1.15%) jQuery
3 1 (1.15%) LAMP
3 1 (1.15%) Memcached
3 1 (1.15%) REST
3 1 (1.15%) RESTful
3 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.15%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.15%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) Data Centre
2 18 (20.69%) Clustering
3 17 (19.54%) Replication
4 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (16.09%) Public Cloud
5 13 (14.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (14.94%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.90%) ASIC
6 6 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.15%) Social Media
8 1 (1.15%) Statistics
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (49.43%) Windows
2 38 (43.68%) Windows Server
3 25 (28.74%) Linux
4 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.45%) CentOS
8 3 (3.45%) Unix
9 2 (2.30%) Android
9 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) ITIL
2 31 (35.63%) High Availability
3 22 (25.29%) Problem Management
4 21 (24.14%) Line Management
5 19 (21.84%) DevOps
5 19 (21.84%) Migration
6 18 (20.69%) Server Building
7 16 (18.39%) ITIL V3
7 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
8 14 (16.09%) TOGAF
9 13 (14.94%) Identity Management
9 13 (14.94%) Mobile Device Management
9 13 (14.94%) PRINCE2
9 13 (14.94%) Wealth Management
10 12 (13.79%) Integration Testing
10 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 11 (12.64%) Network Design
12 10 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (11.49%) Low Latency
13 9 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (3.45%) C#
3 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (2.30%) Perl
5 1 (1.15%) C
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) PHP
5 1 (1.15%) Scala
5 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (44.83%) CCNA
3 31 (35.63%) MCSE
3 31 (35.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (22.99%) Degree
5 19 (21.84%) CCNP
5 19 (21.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (20.69%) MCP
7 17 (19.54%) CCIE
7 17 (19.54%) MCITP
7 17 (19.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (14.94%) EMC Certification
9 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
10 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.45%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.15%) CCDA
12 1 (1.15%) CCDP
12 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (47.13%) Active Directory
1 41 (47.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (19.54%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.15%) HDFS
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) Backup Exec
2 13 (14.94%) AirWatch
3 4 (4.60%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.45%) Puppet
5 2 (2.30%) Nagios
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) Cisco
2 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
3 42 (48.28%) VMware
4 38 (43.68%) Juniper
5 20 (22.99%) Draytek
6 18 (20.69%) HP
7 17 (19.54%) Dell
7 17 (19.54%) ProCurve
7 17 (19.54%) SonicWALL
7 17 (19.54%) Symantec
7 17 (19.54%) Veeam
7 17 (19.54%) Veritas
7 17 (19.54%) WatchGuard
7 17 (19.54%) ZyXEL
8 14 (16.09%) Citrix
8 14 (16.09%) Oracle
9 13 (14.94%) EMC
9 13 (14.94%) IBM
9 13 (14.94%) Software AG
10 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
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