The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 90 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.22% 1.18% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +9.75%
Load Balancing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 773 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.41% 83.03% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 595 672 609
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Southampton

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) Postfix
3 9 (56.25%) Sendmail
3 9 (56.25%) nginx
3 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
3 9 (56.25%) SSH
3 9 (56.25%) FTP
3 9 (56.25%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Apache
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) SMTP
3 9 (56.25%) Telnet
4 8 (50.00%) Games
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) MPLS
5 7 (43.75%) OSPF
5 7 (43.75%) BGP
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
6 6 (37.50%) VoIP
6 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) F5
7 5 (31.25%) WAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
1 9 (56.25%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 9 (56.25%) FTP
2 9 (56.25%) SMTP
2 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) Telnet
2 9 (56.25%) SSH
3 7 (43.75%) MPLS
3 7 (43.75%) OSPF
3 7 (43.75%) BGP
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) WLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.25%) RIP
8 1 (6.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Network Designer
2 6 (37.50%) Designer
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Migration
2 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Network Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Budget Control
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCIE
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCDE
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
1 9 (56.25%) Postfix
1 9 (56.25%) Sendmail
1 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) F5