The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 210 185 175
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 20 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.63% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4826 4155 4301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.53% 79.29% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3919 3596 3810
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Balancing
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -12 10 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Devon - 3 £67,500 -
Somerset - 3 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -20 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Wiltshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
4 14 (31.82%) ITIL
4 14 (31.82%) LAN
4 14 (31.82%) Cisco
4 14 (31.82%) Finance
5 13 (29.55%) MPLS
5 13 (29.55%) Degree
6 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.27%) OSPF
7 10 (22.73%) Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (22.73%) Juniper
7 10 (22.73%) VMware
7 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.45%) DNS
8 9 (20.45%) CCNA
8 9 (20.45%) Internet
8 9 (20.45%) Project Management
9 8 (18.18%) 4G
10 7 (15.91%) IIS
10 7 (15.91%) MCSE
10 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
10 7 (15.91%) Citrix
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.64%) MySQL
11 6 (13.64%) Apache
11 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (15.91%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) TeamSite
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) LAN
3 13 (29.55%) MPLS
4 12 (27.27%) OSPF
5 9 (20.45%) Internet
5 9 (20.45%) DNS
6 8 (18.18%) 4G
7 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.64%) VPN
8 6 (13.64%) DWDM
8 6 (13.64%) Network Security
8 6 (13.64%) DHCP
9 5 (11.36%) SSL
9 5 (11.36%) Wireless
9 5 (11.36%) xDSL
10 4 (9.09%) SCTP
10 4 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (9.09%) LTE
10 4 (9.09%) IPsec
10 4 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
2 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (15.91%) Administrator
2 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
2 4 (9.09%) Architect
2 4 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 4 (9.09%) Network Architect
2 4 (9.09%) Designer
2 4 (9.09%) Senior Designer
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Principal Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Programmer
4 2 (4.55%) Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Web Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) LAMP
3 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) PKI
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.27%) DataPower
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Debian
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Network Architecture
3 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.55%) OOP
5 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) SIEM
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.82%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.55%) PHP5
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (20.45%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) MCSE
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCNP
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) LPIC
7 1 (2.27%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Terminal Services
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) Squid
6 1 (2.27%) Varnish
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.27%) qmail
6 1 (2.27%) Postfix
6 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.55%) Cacti
2 2 (4.55%) Zenoss
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco
2 10 (22.73%) Juniper
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.09%) Brocade
5 4 (9.09%) Foundry
5 4 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) Ericsson
6 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.27%) IronPort
7 1 (2.27%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam
7 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago