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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 80 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 1.01% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £29,500 £58,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
697 666 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.52% 74.58% 82.83%
Number of salaries quoted 616 631 674
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Clustering
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Dell
4 6 (54.55%) Symantec
4 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
4 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) Network Management
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (36.36%) Lync
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
1 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (36.36%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) ISDN
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
7 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 1 (9.09%) FCoE
7 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) MPLS
7 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Technician
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support Technician
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (18.18%) Kindle
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Dell
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Websense
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 1 (9.09%) Nokia