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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / East of England
Rank 215 182 185
Rank change year-on-year -33 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 29 88 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 1.21% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.38% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 69 65
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +40.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5238 6385 6210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.20% 87.74% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4173 5057 4927
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 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
Cambridgeshire 0 12 £65,000 -18.75%
Suffolk +37 5 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hertfordshire -5 5 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Bedfordshire -9 4 £65,000 -2.98%
Essex +10 3 £60,000 -11.11%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 44 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 40 (42.55%) Linux
3 39 (41.49%) Firewall
4 38 (40.43%) LAN
5 37 (39.36%) WAN
5 37 (39.36%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (35.11%) Cisco
7 32 (34.04%) CCNP
7 32 (34.04%) OSPF
8 30 (31.91%) CheckPoint
9 29 (30.85%) BGP
10 27 (28.72%) CCSA
10 27 (28.72%) Oracle
11 26 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (26.60%) Unix
12 25 (26.60%) SLA
13 24 (25.53%) DevOps
13 24 (25.53%) Network Security
14 23 (24.47%) Network Management
14 23 (24.47%) Solaris
14 23 (24.47%) WebLogic
15 22 (23.40%) Internet
15 22 (23.40%) MS Visio
15 22 (23.40%) CCDP
15 22 (23.40%) High Availability
15 22 (23.40%) Spanning Tree
15 22 (23.40%) CCSE
16 21 (22.34%) Windows
16 21 (22.34%) Web Services
17 20 (21.28%) Middleware

Load Balancing
Top Related 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 23 (24.47%) WebLogic
2 17 (18.09%) Apache
3 14 (14.89%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.32%) JBoss
6 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (4.26%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (41.49%) Firewall
2 38 (40.43%) LAN
3 37 (39.36%) WAN
4 32 (34.04%) OSPF
5 29 (30.85%) BGP
6 26 (27.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (25.53%) Network Security
8 22 (23.40%) Internet
8 22 (23.40%) Spanning Tree
9 17 (18.09%) TCP/IP
10 15 (15.96%) DNS
11 9 (9.57%) Wireshark
12 8 (8.51%) tcpdump
12 8 (8.51%) Wireless
13 7 (7.45%) MPLS
13 7 (7.45%) VPN
14 6 (6.38%) Ethernet
15 5 (5.32%) FTP
15 5 (5.32%) LDAP
15 5 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (9.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Bower
1 1 (1.06%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Advertising
3 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Network Engineer
2 23 (24.47%) Consultant
2 23 (24.47%) Network Consultant
3 21 (22.34%) Network Security Consultant
3 21 (22.34%) Security Consultant
4 15 (15.96%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) Security Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Architect
6 9 (9.57%) Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Oracle Specialist
7 8 (8.51%) SOA Specialist
7 8 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.51%) Support Specialist
8 7 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Cisco Consultant
9 6 (6.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 6 (6.38%) DBA
9 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 6 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) Web Services
2 20 (21.28%) Middleware
3 15 (15.96%) SOAP
3 15 (15.96%) XML
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (11.70%) REST
5 11 (11.70%) XML Messaging
6 10 (10.64%) .NET
7 9 (9.57%) J2EE
8 8 (8.51%) J2SE
9 4 (4.26%) HTML
10 3 (3.19%) Node.js
11 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.51%) Clustering
3 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.32%) Replication
6 4 (4.26%) DataPower
6 4 (4.26%) Wiki
7 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.55%) Linux
2 25 (26.60%) Unix
3 23 (24.47%) Solaris
4 21 (22.34%) Windows
5 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
9 1 (1.06%) Debian
9 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) DevOps
2 23 (24.47%) Network Management
3 22 (23.40%) High Availability
4 17 (18.09%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (14.89%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 14 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (14.89%) SOA
6 12 (12.77%) ITIL
7 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.70%) Data Integration
7 11 (11.70%) Performance Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) Change Control
8 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.57%) Performance Optimisation
9 8 (8.51%) Low Latency
9 8 (8.51%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.51%) OWASP
9 8 (8.51%) Presales
9 8 (8.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 16 (17.02%) Java
3 12 (12.77%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.45%) Python
5 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) Scala
8 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (39.36%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (34.04%) CCNP
3 27 (28.72%) CCSA
4 22 (23.40%) CCDP
4 22 (23.40%) CCSE
5 9 (9.57%) CCIE
6 8 (8.51%) CCNA
7 5 (5.32%) Degree
7 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.26%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) NFS
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
3 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) Puppet
2 10 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.45%) Ansible
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (4.26%) Nagios
5 4 (4.26%) Opsview
6 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.11%) Cisco
3 30 (31.91%) CheckPoint
4 27 (28.72%) Oracle
5 14 (14.89%) F5
6 10 (10.64%) IBM
7 8 (8.51%) Sun
8 6 (6.38%) Riverbed
9 5 (5.32%) Juniper
10 4 (4.26%) Citrix
10 4 (4.26%) Splunk
11 2 (2.13%) VMware
12 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.06%) HP
12 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
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