Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 245 270
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 84 127 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.96% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.08% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58 107 84
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,200
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10512 11719 13402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.03% 88.51% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8539 9657 11005
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in the East of England

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in the East of England

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the East of England

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -12 37 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Cambridgeshire -44 17 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Bedfordshire +9 14 £60,000 +19.40%
Suffolk +23 11 £38,500 -
Norfolk - 3 £32,500 -
Essex +20 2 - -
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 39 (46.43%) Linux
2 37 (44.05%) Cisco
3 31 (36.90%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (36.90%) Firewall
4 28 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 27 (32.14%) Network Security
6 26 (30.95%) CheckPoint
6 26 (30.95%) Unix
7 24 (28.57%) DevOps
8 23 (27.38%) Oracle
9 22 (26.19%) CCNP
9 22 (26.19%) WAN
10 21 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 21 (25.00%) Solaris
11 20 (23.81%) LAN
12 19 (22.62%) OSPF
12 19 (22.62%) Web Services
12 19 (22.62%) BGP
12 19 (22.62%) Presales
13 18 (21.43%) VPN
14 17 (20.24%) SSL
14 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
14 17 (20.24%) Clustering
14 17 (20.24%) CCSE
15 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (19.05%) SQL
16 15 (17.86%) Java
16 15 (17.86%) XML
16 15 (17.86%) Internet
16 15 (17.86%) Spanning Tree

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle Service Bus
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (15.48%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.71%) Apache
4 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.33%) SaaS
4 4 (4.76%) IaaS
4 4 (4.76%) PaaS
5 2 (2.38%) Akamai
5 2 (2.38%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.90%) Firewall
2 27 (32.14%) Network Security
3 22 (26.19%) WAN
4 20 (23.81%) LAN
5 19 (22.62%) BGP
5 19 (22.62%) OSPF
6 18 (21.43%) VPN
7 17 (20.24%) SSL
7 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
8 15 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (17.86%) Internet
8 15 (17.86%) Spanning Tree
9 14 (16.67%) IPsec
10 12 (14.29%) DNS
10 12 (14.29%) Wireless
11 9 (10.71%) ADSL
11 9 (10.71%) Broadband
11 9 (10.71%) VoIP
12 8 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (9.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database 12c
2 11 (13.10%) MySQL
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.57%) MariaDB
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.38%) DB2
4 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.38%) GitLab
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.19%) GoCD
General
1 13 (15.48%) Advertising
2 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) French Language
3 2 (2.38%) German Language
3 2 (2.38%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Consultant
2 14 (16.67%) Architect
2 14 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) DBA
3 12 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 12 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle Specialist
4 9 (10.71%) SOA Specialist
5 7 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Network Operations Specialist
6 5 (5.95%) Network Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) IT Graduate
7 3 (3.57%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) Web Services
2 15 (17.86%) XML
3 13 (15.48%) Middleware
3 13 (15.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (15.48%) REST
3 13 (15.48%) SOAP
3 13 (15.48%) XML Messaging
4 8 (9.52%) J2EE
4 8 (9.52%) J2SE
5 6 (7.14%) LAMP
6 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.57%) jQuery
6 3 (3.57%) JSON
6 3 (3.57%) Laravel
6 3 (3.57%) Node.js
7 2 (2.38%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (20.24%) Clustering
3 8 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Fintech
5 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.43%) Linux
2 26 (30.95%) Unix
3 21 (25.00%) Solaris
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Windows
6 3 (3.57%) Debian
6 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) DevOps
2 19 (22.62%) Presales
3 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.48%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (15.48%) Data Integration
4 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (15.48%) Network Design
4 13 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (15.48%) SOA
4 13 (15.48%) Task Automation
5 12 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 12 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 11 (13.10%) UML
7 9 (10.71%) BCP
7 9 (10.71%) Business Continuity
7 9 (10.71%) Business Continuity Planning
7 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 8 (9.52%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 15 (17.86%) Java
3 9 (10.71%) Python
4 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.57%) PHP
4 3 (3.57%) Scala
5 2 (2.38%) Go
5 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (36.90%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (26.19%) CCNP
3 17 (20.24%) CCSE
4 13 (15.48%) CCDP
5 12 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (5.95%) Degree
7 3 (3.57%) CCSA
8 2 (2.38%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) SLA
2 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) Docker
4 2 (2.38%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.19%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.19%) NFS
5 1 (1.19%) Postfix
5 1 (1.19%) qmail
5 1 (1.19%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Cisco CME
1 9 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.76%) Ansible
3 4 (4.76%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) Terraform
4 2 (2.38%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.38%) vRealize
5 1 (1.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Cisco
2 26 (30.95%) CheckPoint
3 23 (27.38%) Oracle
4 14 (16.67%) Juniper
5 13 (15.48%) IBM
6 9 (10.71%) Avaya
7 8 (9.52%) F5
7 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 8 (9.52%) Sun
8 7 (8.33%) Citrix
8 7 (8.33%) VMware
9 5 (5.95%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.76%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.76%) Tufin
11 3 (3.57%) SOTI
12 2 (2.38%) AlgoSec
12 2 (2.38%) Arista
12 2 (2.38%) Aruba
12 2 (2.38%) Meraki