Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Load Balancing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 163 181
Rank change year-on-year -33 +18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 8 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.21% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 17
Bristol median annual salary £58,500 £51,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.15% +36.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £48,250 £25,305 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £44,750
South West median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -9.64%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3518 2931 3388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.90% 91.00% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2476 2923
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,475 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Bristol

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (50.00%) IronPort
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) FabricPath
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Debian

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) MQTT
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Debian
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) IronPort
2 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper