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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 149 169 159
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 34 51 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.01% 1.03% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.18% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 61
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +26.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £85,000
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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2882 4307 4606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.37% 87.19% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 3454 3317
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
Reading +19 16 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Slough +23 3 £30,000 -47.82%
Maidenhead +5 3 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Newbury +15 2 £47,500 -
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Load Balancing
South East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 38 (47.50%) Firewall
2 37 (46.25%) Linux
3 30 (37.50%) Windows
4 26 (32.50%) SQL
5 24 (30.00%) High Availability
6 22 (27.50%) VMware
7 21 (26.25%) DNS
7 21 (26.25%) Cisco
8 19 (23.75%) SaaS
9 16 (20.00%) WAN
10 15 (18.75%) Oracle
10 15 (18.75%) Juniper
10 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
11 14 (17.50%) Security Cleared
11 14 (17.50%) Puppet
11 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 14 (17.50%) LAN
12 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.25%) Unix
12 13 (16.25%) Project Management
12 13 (16.25%) Clustering
12 13 (16.25%) CentOS
12 13 (16.25%) Data Centre
12 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
13 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
14 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
14 11 (13.75%) WebLogic
14 11 (13.75%) IIS
14 11 (13.75%) MS Office

Load Balancing
Top Related 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 11 (13.75%) IIS
1 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
1 11 (13.75%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.00%) Apache
3 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.75%) nginx
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.75%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.75%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Eloqua
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.75%) SaaS
2 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.75%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.50%) Responsys
4 6 (7.50%) Taleo
5 5 (6.25%) Office 365
6 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.75%) OneDrive
7 3 (3.75%) Yammer
8 2 (2.50%) Akamai
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (47.50%) Firewall
2 21 (26.25%) DNS
3 16 (20.00%) WAN
4 14 (17.50%) LAN
5 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (11.25%) BGP
7 8 (10.00%) DHCP
7 8 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (8.75%) OSPF
9 6 (7.50%) EIGRP
9 6 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (7.50%) HSRP
9 6 (7.50%) RIP
9 6 (7.50%) VLAN
9 6 (7.50%) VRRP
10 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.00%) VPN
11 3 (3.75%) BIG-IP
11 3 (3.75%) Network Security
11 3 (3.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.25%) MySQL
4 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.00%) Redis
5 4 (5.00%) SQLite
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.50%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.50%) Riak
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.00%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.50%) Gatling
4 2 (2.50%) JMeter
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Electronics
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Security Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) DBA
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Linux Support
6 5 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) J2EE
3 5 (6.25%) Middleware
4 4 (5.00%) LAMP
4 4 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Clustering
1 13 (16.25%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.00%) Replication
7 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.50%) PKI
8 2 (2.50%) Social Network
9 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.25%) Linux
2 30 (37.50%) Windows
3 13 (16.25%) CentOS
3 13 (16.25%) Unix
3 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.25%) Solaris
6 5 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.75%) Debian
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) High Availability
2 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
3 13 (16.25%) Project Management
4 11 (13.75%) DevOps
4 11 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.75%) Trend Analysis
5 10 (12.50%) Network Design
5 10 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (11.25%) Performance Management
6 9 (11.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (11.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 8 (10.00%) Line Management
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
7 8 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 7 (8.75%) ITIL
9 6 (7.50%) Change Management
9 6 (7.50%) ETL
9 6 (7.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) SQL
2 15 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 10 (12.50%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
4 9 (11.25%) Python
4 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.75%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.50%) C
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.75%) CCNP
5 3 (3.75%) CCSE
5 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) MCITP
5 3 (3.75%) MCSE
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.25%) CCDP
6 1 (1.25%) CCNA
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.25%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) XenServer
4 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.00%) KVM
5 4 (5.00%) VirtualBox
5 4 (5.00%) vSphere
6 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.75%) vCloud
6 3 (3.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) Puppet
2 11 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Ansible
4 6 (7.50%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (2.50%) vMotion
7 2 (2.50%) WSUS
8 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) VMware
2 21 (26.25%) Cisco
3 15 (18.75%) Juniper
3 15 (18.75%) Oracle
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.50%) F5
6 9 (11.25%) Sun
7 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.00%) HP
8 4 (5.00%) Rackspace
9 3 (3.75%) IBM
9 3 (3.75%) SAP
9 3 (3.75%) Veritas
10 2 (2.50%) Concur
10 2 (2.50%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.50%) New Relic
10 2 (2.50%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago