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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
London / City of London
Rank 192 208 202
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 27 62 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.88% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.98% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 88
Median salary £55,000 £61,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.93% +7.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £92,500 £67,500
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 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 4527 6340 8881
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.36% 90.21% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4133 5640 7475
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 £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the City of London

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 22 (44.00%) SAN
2 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) VMware
3 20 (40.00%) Windows
4 18 (36.00%) Firewall
4 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
5 17 (34.00%) Linux
5 17 (34.00%) Cisco
6 16 (32.00%) DNS
6 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (30.00%) High Availability
8 14 (28.00%) DevOps
8 14 (28.00%) Citrix
8 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (28.00%) VPN
8 14 (28.00%) Degree
9 13 (26.00%) Clustering
10 12 (24.00%) Apache
10 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
12 10 (20.00%) Oracle
12 10 (20.00%) WAN
12 10 (20.00%) LAN
12 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (18.00%) SaaS

Load Balancing
Top Related 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 12 (24.00%) Apache
2 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (18.00%) IIS
4 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (12.00%) JBoss
4 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.00%) nginx
8 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.00%) SAS
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.00%) SaaS
4 8 (16.00%) IaaS
4 8 (16.00%) PaaS
5 2 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (4.00%) Office 365
6 1 (2.00%) Akamai
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) SAN
2 18 (36.00%) Firewall
3 16 (32.00%) DNS
4 14 (28.00%) VPN
5 10 (20.00%) LAN
5 10 (20.00%) WAN
6 9 (18.00%) DHCP
7 7 (14.00%) iSCSI
8 6 (12.00%) NAS
9 5 (10.00%) Network Security
10 4 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (6.00%) BGP
11 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (6.00%) HTTP
11 3 (6.00%) LDAP
11 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
11 3 (6.00%) OSPF
11 3 (6.00%) SSH
12 2 (4.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Banking
1 8 (16.00%) Games
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Publishing
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Architect
1 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (12.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Architect
3 5 (10.00%) PowerShell Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) LAMP
4 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.00%) Ajax
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) JMS
4 1 (2.00%) Memcached
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.00%) Servlets
4 1 (2.00%) Sphinx
4 1 (2.00%) Symfony
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.00%) Clustering
3 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
4 7 (14.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (14.00%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (12.00%) Replication
6 5 (10.00%) Fintech
7 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
9 1 (2.00%) BYOD
9 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (2.00%) iPad
9 1 (2.00%) iPhone
9 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
9 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (34.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Unix
7 4 (8.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) High Availability
2 14 (28.00%) DevOps
3 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.00%) Migration
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.00%) Identity Management
5 7 (14.00%) IT Strategy
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
5 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.00%) Line Management
6 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 6 (12.00%) Wealth Management
7 5 (10.00%) Open Source
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Go
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) Jython
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) CCNA
2 7 (14.00%) CCNP
2 7 (14.00%) EMC Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCSE
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCIE
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) CCA
4 1 (2.00%) CCSA
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) VCP5
4 1 (2.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) AirWatch
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) SELinux
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (42.00%) VMware
2 17 (34.00%) Cisco
3 14 (28.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.00%) Oracle
5 8 (16.00%) Dell
6 7 (14.00%) EMC
6 7 (14.00%) IBM
6 7 (14.00%) Riverbed
7 6 (12.00%) F5
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.00%) Software AG
8 4 (8.00%) Cadence
8 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.00%) Juniper
10 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
10 2 (4.00%) Radware
11 1 (2.00%) Dell Compellent
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago