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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
UK
Rank 436 331 324
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -7
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 505 976 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.96% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.08% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 393 741 808
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
74798 90228 92581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.80% 88.29% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61505 74906 75759
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -103 476 £55,000 +4.76% 61
London -19 199 £60,000 - 21
South East -76 105 £45,000 -10.00% 21
North West -14 41 £46,000 - 1
West Midlands +17 37 £45,000 - 4
Berkshire -3 36 £36,250 -34.09% 4
East of England -32 35 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Manchester -9 32 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Yorkshire -28 29 £45,000 - 3
Surrey +1 25 £63,500 +15.45% 5
West Yorkshire -24 23 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Leeds -8 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
City of London +10 21 £60,000 -4.00% 4
South West -36 19 £45,000 -2.49% 6
Hampshire +9 18 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Reading +26 16 £44,000 -16.19% 2
Wales +22 16 £41,355 +10.27%
Bedfordshire +8 15 £65,000 -1.51%
Basingstoke +15 13 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
South Wales +22 11 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire +7 10 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Cardiff +17 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Warwickshire +25 8 £37,500 -42.30%
East Midlands +6 8 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Cambridge -10 8 £75,000 +30.43%
Cambridgeshire -11 8 £75,000 +30.43% 2
Leamington Spa - 8 £37,500 -
Worcester -3 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Worcestershire -6 7 £47,500 +11.76%

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 637 (50.12%) Firewall
2 554 (43.59%) Cisco
3 452 (35.56%) Linux
4 399 (31.39%) Windows
5 386 (30.37%) DNS
6 358 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
7 350 (27.54%) F5
8 326 (25.65%) VMware
9 322 (25.33%) Microsoft
10 304 (23.92%) WAN
11 303 (23.84%) Data Centre
12 282 (22.19%) CCNP
13 274 (21.56%) Amazon AWS
14 273 (21.48%) LAN
15 249 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
16 230 (18.10%) Juniper
17 228 (17.94%) SQL Server
17 228 (17.94%) Clustering
18 207 (16.29%) Windows Server
19 206 (16.21%) TCP/IP
20 202 (15.89%) Active Directory
21 201 (15.81%) VPN
21 201 (15.81%) ITIL
22 200 (15.74%) CheckPoint
23 193 (15.18%) High Availability
24 187 (14.71%) Puppet
25 186 (14.63%) Network Security
26 182 (14.32%) OSPF
27 181 (14.24%) CCNA
28 178 (14.00%) Apache

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
1 178 (14.00%) Apache
2 147 (11.57%) Tomcat
3 146 (11.49%) IIS
4 78 (6.14%) WebLogic
5 65 (5.11%) JBoss
6 64 (5.04%) MS Exchange
7 60 (4.72%) SharePoint
8 52 (4.09%) nginx
9 43 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (1.73%) lighttpd
10 22 (1.73%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (1.65%) OpenStack
12 20 (1.57%) Skype for Business
13 19 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
13 19 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 105 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.93%) MS Visio
3 25 (1.97%) MS Office
4 14 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.39%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.079%) Magento
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 274 (21.56%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (8.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.33%) SaaS
4 34 (2.68%) Office 365
5 33 (2.60%) IaaS
5 33 (2.60%) PaaS
6 24 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 16 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
10 10 (0.79%) SoftLayer
11 9 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.47%) GitHub
15 5 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.39%) Responsys
15 5 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 637 (50.12%) Firewall
2 386 (30.37%) DNS
3 304 (23.92%) WAN
4 273 (21.48%) LAN
5 206 (16.21%) TCP/IP
6 201 (15.81%) VPN
7 186 (14.63%) Network Security
8 182 (14.32%) OSPF
9 176 (13.85%) BGP
10 156 (12.27%) MPLS
11 149 (11.72%) Cisco ASA
12 148 (11.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 134 (10.54%) SAN
14 114 (8.97%) DHCP
15 112 (8.81%) Internet
16 95 (7.47%) Wireless
17 89 (7.00%) SSL
18 82 (6.45%) VLAN
19 81 (6.37%) Cisco IOS
20 77 (6.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 117 (9.21%) MySQL
3 60 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 54 (4.25%) NoSQL
5 43 (3.38%) RDBMS
6 40 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 33 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (2.28%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 19 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
13 18 (1.42%) Big Data
13 18 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
14 17 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (0.94%) Redis
17 11 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 25 (1.97%) Subversion
4 22 (1.73%) JIRA
5 14 (1.10%) Hudson
6 12 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (0.87%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.47%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.39%) JMeter
9 5 (0.39%) JUnit
10 4 (0.31%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.24%) Gatling
11 3 (0.24%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.24%) RSpec
11 3 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.16%) Grunt
12 2 (0.16%) Selenium
12 2 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 176 (13.85%) Finance
2 79 (6.22%) Banking
3 76 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 49 (3.86%) Marketing
5 31 (2.44%) Games
6 30 (2.36%) Advertising
7 23 (1.81%) Retail
8 21 (1.65%) Publishing
9 12 (0.94%) Back Office
10 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.55%) Front Office
10 7 (0.55%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.39%) Billing
12 4 (0.31%) Electronics
12 4 (0.31%) French Language
12 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.31%) Legal
12 4 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.16%) Welsh Language
14 1 (0.079%) Law
Job Titles
1 363 (28.56%) Network Engineer
2 191 (15.03%) Architect
3 94 (7.40%) Administrator
4 93 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 87 (6.85%) Consultant
6 86 (6.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 81 (6.37%) Cisco Engineer
8 80 (6.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 77 (6.06%) Security Engineer
10 70 (5.51%) Analyst
11 67 (5.27%) Developer
12 65 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
13 62 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 61 (4.80%) Linux Engineer
15 56 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 56 (4.41%) Network Security Engineer
16 54 (4.25%) Network Consultant
17 53 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
18 49 (3.86%) Firewall Engineer
19 48 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (11.72%) Web Services
2 94 (7.40%) .NET
3 71 (5.59%) LAMP
3 71 (5.59%) Middleware
4 68 (5.35%) HTML
5 66 (5.19%) CSS
6 48 (3.78%) J2EE
7 41 (3.23%) RESTful
8 39 (3.07%) XML
9 35 (2.75%) REST
10 34 (2.68%) LEMP Stack
11 30 (2.36%) SOAP
12 26 (2.05%) ASP.NET
13 25 (1.97%) 802.1X
14 24 (1.89%) jQuery
15 23 (1.81%) Ajax
15 23 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
16 20 (1.57%) AngularJS
17 18 (1.42%) HTML5
18 16 (1.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 303 (23.84%) Data Centre
2 228 (17.94%) Clustering
3 93 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (4.01%) Replication
5 48 (3.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 46 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 43 (3.38%) Computer Science
8 35 (2.75%) N-Tier
9 34 (2.68%) Public Cloud
10 28 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 26 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
13 20 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
13 20 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (1.42%) Private Cloud
15 16 (1.26%) Driving Licence
16 13 (1.02%) Algorithms
16 13 (1.02%) PKI
16 13 (1.02%) User Experience
17 12 (0.94%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 452 (35.56%) Linux
2 399 (31.39%) Windows
3 207 (16.29%) Windows Server
4 136 (10.70%) Unix
5 109 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 83 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (3.93%) CentOS
10 48 (3.78%) Solaris
11 43 (3.38%) Ubuntu
12 33 (2.60%) Debian
13 17 (1.34%) AIX
14 16 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (0.79%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.71%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.47%) Fedora
17 6 (0.47%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (15.81%) ITIL
2 193 (15.18%) High Availability
3 177 (13.93%) DevOps
4 119 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 105 (8.26%) Presales
6 103 (8.10%) Network Design
7 92 (7.24%) Configuration Management
8 89 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (6.69%) Project Management
10 83 (6.53%) Performance Tuning
11 76 (5.98%) Change Management
12 71 (5.59%) Network Management
13 70 (5.51%) E-Commerce
14 65 (5.11%) Open Source
15 63 (4.96%) Mentoring
15 63 (4.96%) Migration
16 62 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (4.88%) OO
17 49 (3.86%) Problem Management
18 47 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 178 (14.00%) SQL
2 153 (12.04%) Python
3 146 (11.49%) Java
4 136 (10.70%) Perl
5 127 (9.99%) PowerShell
6 119 (9.36%) Bash Shell
7 75 (5.90%) JavaScript
8 70 (5.51%) PHP
9 61 (4.80%) C#
10 53 (4.17%) Ruby
11 40 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.42%) VBScript
13 17 (1.34%) C
14 13 (1.02%) C++
14 13 (1.02%) Go
15 8 (0.63%) AWK
15 8 (0.63%) sed
16 7 (0.55%) Jython
16 7 (0.55%) Scala
17 5 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 358 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
2 282 (22.19%) CCNP
3 181 (14.24%) CCNA
4 101 (7.95%) Degree
5 89 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 69 (5.43%) MCSE
7 67 (5.27%) CCIE
8 63 (4.96%) Security Cleared
9 45 (3.54%) CCSA
10 37 (2.91%) SC Cleared
11 35 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 34 (2.68%) CCSE
13 32 (2.52%) MCITP
14 30 (2.36%) CCDP
15 24 (1.89%) MCP
16 22 (1.73%) JNCIA
17 17 (1.34%) RHCE
18 16 (1.26%) JNCIS
19 15 (1.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
20 14 (1.10%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.87%) SLA
2 59 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.49%) WAI
4 18 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.42%) QA
5 17 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.71%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.47%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.16%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.079%) COBIT
System Software
1 249 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (15.89%) Active Directory
3 77 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 71 (5.59%) Docker
5 46 (3.62%) vSphere
6 34 (2.68%) XenApp
7 32 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 31 (2.44%) NFS
8 31 (2.44%) Xen
9 25 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.73%) XenServer
11 20 (1.57%) Firmware
11 20 (1.57%) Varnish
12 19 (1.49%) iptables
12 19 (1.49%) QEMU
13 17 (1.34%) vCloud
14 15 (1.18%) KVM
14 15 (1.18%) Terminal Services
15 14 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 187 (14.71%) Puppet
2 89 (7.00%) Ansible
2 89 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (5.90%) Microsoft Clustering
4 56 (4.41%) Nagios
5 37 (2.91%) SCOM
6 34 (2.68%) ZABBIX
7 33 (2.60%) Salt
8 32 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
9 30 (2.36%) Kubernetes
10 28 (2.20%) HAProxy
10 28 (2.20%) SCCM
11 27 (2.12%) FortiGate
12 22 (1.73%) Mesos
13 16 (1.26%) Backup Exec
14 14 (1.10%) Ganglia
15 13 (1.02%) AirWatch
15 13 (1.02%) Netcool
16 12 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 12 (0.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 554 (43.59%) Cisco
2 350 (27.54%) F5
3 326 (25.65%) VMware
4 322 (25.33%) Microsoft
5 230 (18.10%) Juniper
6 200 (15.74%) CheckPoint
7 127 (9.99%) Oracle
8 119 (9.36%) Red Hat
9 105 (8.26%) Palo Alto
10 100 (7.87%) Citrix
11 83 (6.53%) SolarWinds
12 70 (5.51%) HP
13 52 (4.09%) Fortinet
14 40 (3.15%) IBM
15 34 (2.68%) NetApp
15 34 (2.68%) Riverbed
16 31 (2.44%) Brocade
17 30 (2.36%) Dell
18 29 (2.28%) SaltStack
19 28 (2.20%) EMC
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
The North Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £39,324 to £48,327 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago