The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 59
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 15 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.55% 2.86% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 3.39% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 1
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 485 442 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 82.48% 84.35% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 418 377 352
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,900 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Basingstoke

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 25 (96.15%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) DNS
3 22 (84.62%) Juniper
3 22 (84.62%) Palo Alto
4 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (69.23%) VPN
5 18 (69.23%) CCNP
6 17 (65.38%) WAN
7 16 (61.54%) JNCIP
8 13 (50.00%) Network Design
8 13 (50.00%) LAN
8 13 (50.00%) ITIL
9 12 (46.15%) Cisco
10 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
10 11 (42.31%) MPLS
10 11 (42.31%) Extreme Networks
11 8 (30.77%) F5
11 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (23.08%) OSPF
12 6 (23.08%) BGP
13 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
13 5 (19.23%) SNMP
14 4 (15.38%) DHCP
15 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
15 3 (11.54%) VRRP
15 3 (11.54%) VLAN
15 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
15 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
15 3 (11.54%) Change Management
15 3 (11.54%) Migration

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) DNS
3 18 (69.23%) VPN
4 17 (65.38%) WAN
5 13 (50.00%) LAN
6 11 (42.31%) MPLS
6 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) BGP
7 6 (23.08%) OSPF
8 5 (19.23%) SNMP
9 4 (15.38%) DHCP
10 3 (11.54%) VLAN
10 3 (11.54%) VRRP
11 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (7.69%) Network Security
11 2 (7.69%) TACACS
12 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
12 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
12 1 (3.85%) IPsec
12 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Network Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Juniper Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Network Support
4 5 (19.23%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper Support
8 1 (3.85%) Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
1 13 (50.00%) Network Design
2 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) CCNP
3 16 (61.54%) JNCIP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) GCIH
5 1 (3.85%) GIAC
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) GPFS
1 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Juniper
1 22 (84.62%) Palo Alto
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 11 (42.31%) Extreme Networks
4 8 (30.77%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Arista
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy