The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 68 59 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.62% 3.42% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.69% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 22
Median salary £65,000 £67,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.98% +47.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 572 731 966
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.10% 92.53% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 429 599 722
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Bedfordshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bedford -12 3 £65,000 -2.98%
Load Balancing
East of England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (77.14%) LAN
2 27 (77.14%) WAN
3 22 (62.86%) MS Visio
3 22 (62.86%) CCNP
3 22 (62.86%) CCDP
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
3 22 (62.86%) OSPF
3 22 (62.86%) BGP
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco
3 22 (62.86%) CCSA
3 22 (62.86%) CCSE
3 22 (62.86%) Network Security
3 22 (62.86%) Network Management
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (62.86%) Spanning Tree
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (28.57%) Puppet
5 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (28.57%) High Availability
5 10 (28.57%) DevOps
6 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) Windows
7 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.86%) tcpdump
7 8 (22.86%) Wireshark
7 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 22 (62.86%) MS Visio
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) LAN
1 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 22 (62.86%) BGP
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (62.86%) Network Security
2 22 (62.86%) OSPF
2 22 (62.86%) Spanning Tree
3 18 (51.43%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.86%) tcpdump
4 8 (22.86%) Wireshark
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) Internet
6 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Bower
1 1 (2.86%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Consultant
1 22 (62.86%) Network Consultant
2 21 (60.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 21 (60.00%) Security Consultant
3 14 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Security Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Network Management
2 10 (28.57%) DevOps
2 10 (28.57%) High Availability
3 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (22.86%) Presales
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Open Source
5 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) CCDP
1 22 (62.86%) CCNP
1 22 (62.86%) CCSA
1 22 (62.86%) CCSE
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) CheckPoint
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) F5