Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 204 206
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 36 61 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 0.91% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.03% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 60
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,875 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £81,000
South East median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% - -

Load Balancing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,173 5,943 6,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.98% 89.05% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,065 4,754 5,236
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,070 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Berkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 22 £35,000 -44.00% 4
Bracknell -21 11 £80,000 - 3
Newbury - 1 £47,500 - 1
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 24 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 23 (63.89%) Cisco
3 19 (52.78%) VMware
4 18 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (50.00%) F5
5 15 (41.67%) SNMP
6 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 14 (38.89%) Firewall
6 14 (38.89%) High Availability
7 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
7 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
7 13 (36.11%) Windows
8 12 (33.33%) VPN
8 12 (33.33%) CCNP
8 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 11 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (30.56%) MPLS
9 11 (30.56%) BGP
9 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
9 11 (30.56%) Mitel
10 10 (27.78%) WAN
10 10 (27.78%) Juniper
10 10 (27.78%) HP
10 10 (27.78%) Aruba
10 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
10 10 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) nginx
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (25.00%) Office 365
4 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (13.89%) GitHub
4 5 (13.89%) Serverless
5 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 4 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (11.11%) CloudFront
5 4 (11.11%) Route 53
5 4 (11.11%) SaaS
5 4 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.78%) IaaS
7 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) SNMP
2 14 (38.89%) Firewall
3 12 (33.33%) VPN
4 11 (30.56%) BGP
4 11 (30.56%) Ethernet
4 11 (30.56%) MPLS
5 10 (27.78%) WAN
6 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP
6 8 (22.22%) DHCP
6 8 (22.22%) DNS
6 8 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 8 (22.22%) OSPF
6 8 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 5 (13.89%) Wireless
10 4 (11.11%) DSL
10 4 (11.11%) IPsec
10 4 (11.11%) L2TP
10 4 (11.11%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Big Data
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.78%) GitLab
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Security Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Support
7 3 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) Node.js
2 4 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) 802.1X
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 2 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) ModSecurity
5 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) PKI
6 2 (5.56%) TM Forum
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.78%) Clustering
7 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) High Availability
3 11 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (25.00%) Presales
6 8 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
7 7 (19.44%) Network Design
7 7 (19.44%) SIEM
8 6 (16.67%) DevOps
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL V3
9 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
10 4 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 4 (11.11%) Microservices
10 4 (11.11%) Release Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Software Optimisation
10 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Ruby
4 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) C-shell
6 1 (2.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) CCNP
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) MCSA
3 8 (22.22%) MCSE
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (16.67%) CCDP
4 6 (16.67%) CCNA
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (13.89%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) CCSE
6 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (11.11%) IISP
6 4 (11.11%) ISSAP
6 4 (11.11%) JNCIP
7 3 (8.33%) CCIE
7 3 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.22%) PMO
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Docker
4 4 (11.11%) VMware Server
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 8 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 6 (16.67%) Puppet
4 5 (13.89%) Ansible
4 5 (13.89%) Terraform
5 4 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
5 4 (11.11%) Mesos
5 4 (11.11%) Nagios
5 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (11.11%) QRadar
5 4 (11.11%) Rancher
5 4 (11.11%) Salt
6 2 (5.56%) CASB
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (2.78%) Grafana
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) F5
4 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) Mitel
6 10 (27.78%) Aruba
6 10 (27.78%) HP
6 10 (27.78%) Juniper
7 6 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 6 (16.67%) Palo Alto
8 5 (13.89%) EMC
8 5 (13.89%) LogRhythm
9 4 (11.11%) IBM
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle
9 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.11%) Splunk
9 4 (11.11%) Tufin
10 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds