The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
UK
Rank 407 324 347
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +23
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 565 960 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.96% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.10% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 412 727 757
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Load Balancing
Salary Trend

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the UK

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
England -81 531 £50,000 - 63
London -31 214 £62,500 +4.16% 32
South East -21 128 £45,000 -10.00% 7
North West -30 45 £44,000 -7.36% 3
East of England -14 39 £51,250 -6.81% 4
Berkshire +26 38 £52,500 -12.50% 1
West Midlands -9 37 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Manchester -10 35 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Yorkshire -32 35 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Surrey -1 32 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South West +4 30 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Hampshire -5 28 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire +16 26 £55,000 -8.33%
West Yorkshire -29 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Basingstoke +16 22 £45,000 +20.00%
Leeds -28 22 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Reading +19 18 £55,000 -8.33%
City of London +2 15 £67,500 +12.50% 9
Herefordshire - 15 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +17 13 £70,000 +86.66%
Reigate +27 12 £50,000 -25.92%
Warwickshire +22 10 £37,500 -42.30%
Wales +15 10 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +18 9 £62,500 +13.63% 2
South Wales +15 8 £45,000 -25.00%
High Wycombe +11 8 £70,000 +21.73%
South Yorkshire +11 8 £27,500 -
Maidenhead +6 8 £65,000 -
Merseyside -3 8 £51,750 +32.01%
Gloucestershire -20 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 665 (51.04%) Firewall
2 565 (43.36%) Cisco
3 517 (39.68%) Linux
4 435 (33.38%) Windows
5 397 (30.47%) DNS
6 383 (29.39%) VMware
7 361 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
8 350 (26.86%) Microsoft
9 334 (25.63%) F5
10 308 (23.64%) WAN
11 305 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
11 305 (23.41%) Data Centre
12 298 (22.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 283 (21.72%) CCNP
14 275 (21.11%) LAN
15 249 (19.11%) Clustering
16 240 (18.42%) Active Directory
17 231 (17.73%) SQL Server
18 226 (17.34%) TCP/IP
19 223 (17.11%) Windows Server
20 220 (16.88%) ITIL
20 220 (16.88%) Juniper
21 213 (16.35%) VPN
22 208 (15.96%) High Availability
23 198 (15.20%) Apache
24 196 (15.04%) CheckPoint
25 194 (14.89%) Puppet
26 192 (14.74%) CCNA
26 192 (14.74%) Finance
27 187 (14.35%) DevOps

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 198 (15.20%) Apache
2 147 (11.28%) Tomcat
3 146 (11.20%) IIS
4 79 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 75 (5.76%) WebLogic
6 70 (5.37%) nginx
7 58 (4.45%) SharePoint
8 57 (4.37%) JBoss
9 48 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (2.07%) Skype for Business
12 24 (1.84%) lighttpd
13 23 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 21 (1.61%) WebSphere
16 20 (1.53%) CMS
16 20 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
17 18 (1.38%) OpenStack
18 17 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
19 13 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 124 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.84%) MS Visio
3 35 (2.69%) MS Office
4 11 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.54%) Magento
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.23%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 305 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.22%) SaaS
4 42 (3.22%) Office 365
5 31 (2.38%) PaaS
6 29 (2.23%) IaaS
7 27 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
8 20 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (1.38%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
11 11 (0.84%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.69%) Route 53
13 8 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.54%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.38%) Akamai
16 5 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 5 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 665 (51.04%) Firewall
2 397 (30.47%) DNS
3 308 (23.64%) WAN
4 275 (21.11%) LAN
5 226 (17.34%) TCP/IP
6 213 (16.35%) VPN
7 171 (13.12%) Cisco ASA
8 169 (12.97%) Network Security
9 159 (12.20%) SAN
10 156 (11.97%) BGP
11 155 (11.90%) MPLS
12 149 (11.44%) OSPF
13 134 (10.28%) Cisco Nexus
14 130 (9.98%) DHCP
15 108 (8.29%) Internet
16 103 (7.90%) SSL
17 97 (7.44%) Wireless
18 85 (6.52%) HTTP
19 79 (6.06%) VLAN
20 77 (5.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 129 (9.90%) MySQL
3 71 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 67 (5.14%) Relational Database
5 51 (3.91%) RDBMS
6 37 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.76%) MongoDB
8 29 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
12 23 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (1.61%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (1.46%) Redis
16 17 (1.30%) Big Data
17 14 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
18 12 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (0.77%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 82 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 66 (5.07%) Jenkins
3 31 (2.38%) Subversion
4 28 (2.15%) JIRA
5 13 (1.00%) Hudson
5 13 (1.00%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.54%) Selenium
7 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.38%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.38%) Buildbot
8 5 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.31%) JMeter
9 4 (0.31%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.31%) PhantomJS
10 3 (0.23%) CircleCI
10 3 (0.23%) JUnit
10 3 (0.23%) RSpec
10 3 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.15%) git-flow
General
1 192 (14.74%) Finance
2 93 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 77 (5.91%) Banking
4 61 (4.68%) Marketing
5 33 (2.53%) Advertising
6 30 (2.30%) Games
7 28 (2.15%) Retail
8 19 (1.46%) Publishing
9 18 (1.38%) Back Office
10 9 (0.69%) Legal
11 8 (0.61%) French Language
11 8 (0.61%) Front Office
12 6 (0.46%) Billing
12 6 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.46%) Welsh Language
13 5 (0.38%) Electronics
13 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 332 (25.48%) Network Engineer
2 230 (17.65%) Architect
3 105 (8.06%) Infrastructure Architect
4 102 (7.83%) Administrator
5 86 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 84 (6.45%) Consultant
7 80 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 76 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
9 71 (5.45%) Developer
9 71 (5.45%) Security Engineer
10 70 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
11 68 (5.22%) Cisco Engineer
12 67 (5.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 67 (5.14%) Cloud Architect
13 60 (4.60%) Analyst
14 55 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
15 54 (4.14%) Technical Architect
16 52 (3.99%) Support Engineer
17 51 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
18 50 (3.84%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (12.66%) Web Services
2 89 (6.83%) .NET
3 83 (6.37%) LAMP
4 80 (6.14%) HTML
5 77 (5.91%) CSS
6 74 (5.68%) Middleware
7 53 (4.07%) J2EE
8 47 (3.61%) RESTful
8 47 (3.61%) XML
9 45 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
10 36 (2.76%) REST
11 34 (2.61%) SOAP
12 29 (2.23%) ASP.NET
13 28 (2.15%) jQuery
14 27 (2.07%) 802.1X
15 25 (1.92%) Ajax
15 25 (1.92%) HTML5
16 24 (1.84%) AngularJS
17 22 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
18 20 (1.53%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 305 (23.41%) Data Centre
2 249 (19.11%) Clustering
3 93 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 68 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 57 (4.37%) Computer Science
6 50 (3.84%) Management Information System
7 47 (3.61%) Replication
8 41 (3.15%) N-Tier
8 41 (3.15%) Public Cloud
9 32 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 29 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.53%) User Experience
11 20 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (1.46%) Algorithms
12 19 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.46%) Private Cloud
13 16 (1.23%) Driving Licence
14 15 (1.15%) Fintech
15 14 (1.07%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 517 (39.68%) Linux
2 435 (33.38%) Windows
3 223 (17.11%) Windows Server
4 132 (10.13%) Unix
5 118 (9.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (8.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 86 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 63 (4.83%) CentOS
10 56 (4.30%) Solaris
11 49 (3.76%) Ubuntu
12 36 (2.76%) Debian
13 24 (1.84%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (1.30%) Windows 10
15 16 (1.23%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.77%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.61%) Fedora
17 8 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.54%) AIX
19 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (16.88%) ITIL
2 208 (15.96%) High Availability
3 187 (14.35%) DevOps
4 128 (9.82%) Presales
5 112 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 107 (8.21%) Network Design
7 94 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (6.29%) Configuration Management
9 81 (6.22%) OO
9 81 (6.22%) Project Management
10 72 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
11 71 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (5.30%) E-Commerce
13 67 (5.14%) Mentoring
13 67 (5.14%) Network Management
14 63 (4.83%) Migration
14 63 (4.83%) Open Source
15 60 (4.60%) Change Control
15 60 (4.60%) Change Management
16 57 (4.37%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (13.28%) SQL
2 164 (12.59%) Python
3 144 (11.05%) Perl
4 134 (10.28%) PowerShell
5 130 (9.98%) Java
6 125 (9.59%) Bash Shell
7 83 (6.37%) JavaScript
8 78 (5.99%) PHP
9 64 (4.91%) Ruby
10 60 (4.60%) C#
11 39 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 19 (1.46%) C
13 18 (1.38%) Go
14 14 (1.07%) C++
14 14 (1.07%) VBScript
15 7 (0.54%) Jython
16 6 (0.46%) AWK
16 6 (0.46%) sed
17 3 (0.23%) Korn
17 3 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 361 (27.71%) Cisco Certification
2 283 (21.72%) CCNP
3 192 (14.74%) CCNA
4 120 (9.21%) Degree
5 98 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (6.60%) MCSE
7 67 (5.14%) Security Cleared
8 64 (4.91%) CCIE
9 59 (4.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 47 (3.61%) CCSA
11 40 (3.07%) MCITP
12 39 (2.99%) SC Cleared
13 36 (2.76%) CCSE
14 30 (2.30%) CCDP
14 30 (2.30%) MCP
14 30 (2.30%) RHCE
15 27 (2.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (1.77%) RHCSA
17 19 (1.46%) JNCIA
18 16 (1.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (7.75%) SLA
2 56 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.61%) WAI
5 18 (1.38%) QA
6 9 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.46%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.15%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.15%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.077%) COBIT
System Software
1 298 (22.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 240 (18.42%) Active Directory
3 85 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 75 (5.76%) Docker
5 56 (4.30%) vSphere
6 51 (3.91%) NFS
7 36 (2.76%) VMware ESX
8 32 (2.46%) XenApp
9 30 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (2.30%) Xen
10 28 (2.15%) Varnish
11 27 (2.07%) Terminal Services
12 26 (2.00%) iptables
12 26 (2.00%) vCloud
13 23 (1.77%) Firmware
13 23 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 20 (1.53%) QEMU
15 19 (1.46%) XenServer
16 17 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
17 16 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 194 (14.89%) Puppet
2 98 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (6.45%) Ansible
4 70 (5.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 60 (4.60%) Nagios
6 35 (2.69%) HAProxy
7 32 (2.46%) Kubernetes
8 30 (2.30%) ZABBIX
9 29 (2.23%) Cisco Prime
9 29 (2.23%) FortiGate
9 29 (2.23%) SCOM
10 28 (2.15%) Backup Exec
10 28 (2.15%) Salt
11 26 (2.00%) Mesos
11 26 (2.00%) SCCM
12 19 (1.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 15 (1.15%) AirWatch
14 13 (1.00%) TrustSec
15 12 (0.92%) Cacti
15 12 (0.92%) QRadar
Vendors
1 565 (43.36%) Cisco
2 383 (29.39%) VMware
3 350 (26.86%) Microsoft
4 334 (25.63%) F5
5 220 (16.88%) Juniper
6 196 (15.04%) CheckPoint
7 143 (10.97%) Red Hat
8 127 (9.75%) Oracle
9 101 (7.75%) Citrix
10 98 (7.52%) Palo Alto
11 96 (7.37%) HP
12 60 (4.60%) SolarWinds
13 50 (3.84%) Fortinet
14 45 (3.45%) Dell
15 40 (3.07%) Symantec
16 39 (2.99%) IBM
17 36 (2.76%) NetApp
18 35 (2.69%) Brocade
19 31 (2.38%) Veritas
20 30 (2.30%) Veeam
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000 per annum + 6K car + 7K bonus + pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k + 35% shift
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + pension + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Copropratebenefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum + Annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago