Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 209 224
Rank change year-on-year +17 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 65 56 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.97% 0.85% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.98% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 90
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.54% -15.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,300 £33,750 £37,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,375 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 5,977 5,706 8,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.94% 86.26% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,794 4,474 6,690
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018. 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
Bracknell +9 34 £47,500 - 3
Maidenhead -31 15 - - 1
Reading -11 9 £53,000 +3.41% 5
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 38 (58.46%) Data Centre
3 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
4 36 (55.38%) Juniper
5 34 (52.31%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (52.31%) CCNP
5 34 (52.31%) Network Security
6 33 (50.77%) WAN
6 33 (50.77%) ITIL
7 32 (49.23%) CCDP
8 31 (47.69%) Firewall
8 31 (47.69%) Fortinet
8 31 (47.69%) Presales
8 31 (47.69%) ITIL V3
8 31 (47.69%) SIEM
9 25 (38.46%) VPN
10 23 (35.38%) DNS
10 23 (35.38%) DHCP
11 22 (33.85%) Windows
11 22 (33.85%) F5
12 21 (32.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (32.31%) Palo Alto
13 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
13 20 (30.77%) VMware
14 19 (29.23%) Wireless
14 19 (29.23%) Linux
14 19 (29.23%) SNMP
14 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
14 19 (29.23%) MPLS
14 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure

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 15 (23.08%) IIS
1 15 (23.08%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) SaaS
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.54%) Route 53
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (52.31%) Network Security
2 33 (50.77%) WAN
3 31 (47.69%) Firewall
4 25 (38.46%) VPN
5 23 (35.38%) DHCP
5 23 (35.38%) DNS
6 21 (32.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (29.23%) MPLS
7 19 (29.23%) SNMP
7 19 (29.23%) Wireless
8 18 (27.69%) BGP
9 17 (26.15%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (26.15%) Ethernet
9 17 (26.15%) OSPF
9 17 (26.15%) SSL
10 16 (24.62%) Cisco ISE
10 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
11 15 (23.08%) Cisco Firepower
11 15 (23.08%) FWSM
11 15 (23.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
2 16 (24.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Architect
2 32 (49.23%) Solutions Architect
3 31 (47.69%) Security Architect
3 31 (47.69%) Security Solutions Architect
4 17 (26.15%) Network Architect
5 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (24.62%) Network Security Architect
5 16 (24.62%) Presales Solution Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Network Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Security Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.54%) Kafka
2 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (58.46%) Data Centre
2 16 (24.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 16 (24.62%) FlexPod
3 15 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
3 15 (23.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) SUSE
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) ITIL
2 31 (47.69%) ITIL V3
2 31 (47.69%) Presales
2 31 (47.69%) SIEM
3 18 (27.69%) Network Design
4 17 (26.15%) DevOps
4 17 (26.15%) Migration
4 17 (26.15%) Performance Management
5 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.62%) Application Performance Management
5 16 (24.62%) Converged Infrastructure
5 16 (24.62%) DNA
5 16 (24.62%) High Availability
5 16 (24.62%) Incident Management
5 16 (24.62%) Security Management
5 16 (24.62%) Value Proposition
6 15 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
6 15 (23.08%) Kanban
6 15 (23.08%) Logistics
6 15 (23.08%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 16 (24.62%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) C#
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Go
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) CCNP
1 34 (52.31%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (49.23%) CCDP
3 18 (27.69%) CCIE
4 16 (24.62%) JNCIP
5 15 (23.08%) CCSE
5 15 (23.08%) CISSP
5 15 (23.08%) IISP
5 15 (23.08%) ISSAP
6 3 (4.62%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) CCDA
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.62%) Docker
2 16 (24.62%) VMware NSX
3 15 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 3 (4.62%) XenApp
5 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) CASB
1 16 (24.62%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (23.08%) QRadar
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Terraform
4 1 (1.54%) Consul
4 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) Packer
4 1 (1.54%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (67.69%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
3 36 (55.38%) Juniper
4 31 (47.69%) Fortinet
5 22 (33.85%) F5
6 21 (32.31%) Palo Alto
7 20 (30.77%) VMware
8 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
9 16 (24.62%) Aruba
9 16 (24.62%) HP
9 16 (24.62%) Infoblox
9 16 (24.62%) McAfee
9 16 (24.62%) Meraki
9 16 (24.62%) Riverbed
9 16 (24.62%) SolarWinds
9 16 (24.62%) Sophos
10 15 (23.08%) Forcepoint
10 15 (23.08%) LogRhythm
10 15 (23.08%) Splunk
10 15 (23.08%) Tufin