The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 212 231
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 38 49 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.74% 0.78% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.86% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 66
Median salary £68,750 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,900 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5702 9233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.61% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5205 7905
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in the City of London

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 41 (63.08%) Firewall
2 32 (49.23%) WAN
3 31 (47.69%) Cisco
4 26 (40.00%) LAN
5 24 (36.92%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (33.85%) VPN
7 21 (32.31%) CCNP
8 20 (30.77%) F5
9 19 (29.23%) Windows
10 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
11 17 (26.15%) SAN
11 17 (26.15%) Palo Alto
12 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (24.62%) OSPF
12 16 (24.62%) BGP
13 15 (23.08%) VMware
14 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
14 14 (21.54%) DNS
14 14 (21.54%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (20.00%) Network Design
15 13 (20.00%) Network Security
15 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (20.00%) Riverbed
15 13 (20.00%) Wireless
15 13 (20.00%) Multicast
16 12 (18.46%) High Availability
16 12 (18.46%) Finance
16 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
17 11 (16.92%) DHCP
17 11 (16.92%) Linux

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (9.23%) Apache
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) nginx
5 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) SaaS
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (63.08%) Firewall
2 32 (49.23%) WAN
3 26 (40.00%) LAN
4 22 (33.85%) VPN
5 17 (26.15%) SAN
6 16 (24.62%) BGP
6 16 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (24.62%) OSPF
7 14 (21.54%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (21.54%) DNS
8 13 (20.00%) Multicast
8 13 (20.00%) Network Security
8 13 (20.00%) Wireless
9 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
10 11 (16.92%) BIG-IP
10 11 (16.92%) DHCP
10 11 (16.92%) Internet
10 11 (16.92%) MPLS
11 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (12.31%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.54%) Hudson
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
3 7 (10.77%) Games
4 6 (9.23%) Law
5 5 (7.69%) Marketing
5 5 (7.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Architect
3 10 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.69%) PowerShell Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.15%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
1 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) LAMP
2 2 (3.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) Hystrix
3 1 (1.54%) Memcached
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.54%) Servlets
3 1 (1.54%) Sphinx
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
3 1 (1.54%) Symfony
3 1 (1.54%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Replication
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Fintech
5 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) CCTV
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.69%) Unix
6 4 (6.15%) CentOS
6 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Network Design
2 12 (18.46%) High Availability
3 10 (15.38%) DevOps
4 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.77%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.69%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.15%) Open Source
8 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.08%) Coaching
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Java
1 7 (10.77%) PowerShell
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Ruby
3 4 (6.15%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.08%) C
5 2 (3.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Go
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (32.31%) CCNP
3 9 (13.85%) CCNA
4 7 (10.77%) CCIE
4 7 (10.77%) CCSA
5 6 (9.23%) CCDA
6 5 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.54%) CCA
8 1 (1.54%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (1.54%) CCSP
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.54%) EMC Certification
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.54%) MCP
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.54%) VCP5
8 1 (1.54%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) vSphere
2 5 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (4.62%) Docker
4 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.54%) Snort
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.62%) Ansible
3 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
3 3 (4.62%) SELinux
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.08%) Ganglia
4 2 (3.08%) Nagios
4 2 (3.08%) Terraform
4 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.54%) Cacti
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.54%) SCCM
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Cisco
2 20 (30.77%) F5
3 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.15%) Palo Alto
5 15 (23.08%) VMware
6 14 (21.54%) CheckPoint
7 13 (20.00%) Riverbed
8 9 (13.85%) Citrix
8 9 (13.85%) Dell
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle
10 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
11 4 (6.15%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (6.15%) Veeam
12 3 (4.62%) Juniper
12 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
13 2 (3.08%) Avaya
13 2 (3.08%) Cadence
13 2 (3.08%) Fortinet
13 2 (3.08%) HP
14 1 (1.54%) Vertica
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £53000 per annum + Generous Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago