Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 277 237
Rank change year-on-year +22 -40 +26
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 69 75 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.70% 0.62% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.68% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 103
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +11.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,675 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 8,939 11,013 11,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.34% 90.86% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,639 8,933 9,684
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +14 40 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Cambridgeshire +30 12 £42,500 -45.16%
Bedfordshire -8 10 £40,000 -33.33%
Essex +13 4 £45,000 -
Suffolk -2 3 £45,000 +7.14%
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 42 (60.87%) Firewall
2 33 (47.83%) VMware
3 27 (39.13%) Linux
3 27 (39.13%) Bash Shell
4 26 (37.68%) DevOps
5 25 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (36.23%) PowerShell
5 25 (36.23%) TCP/IP
6 22 (31.88%) Citrix
6 22 (31.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (28.99%) Cisco
8 19 (27.54%) DNS
9 18 (26.09%) Ansible
9 18 (26.09%) Docker
10 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (21.74%) SSL
11 15 (21.74%) CCNP
11 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
12 14 (20.29%) Windows
12 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
13 13 (18.84%) CCNA
13 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (18.84%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (17.39%) F5
14 12 (17.39%) Puppet
14 12 (17.39%) WAN
14 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
15 11 (15.94%) Retail

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 9 (13.04%) nginx
2 5 (7.25%) Apache Pig
2 5 (7.25%) Apache Solr
2 5 (7.25%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.25%) SAS
3 4 (5.80%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (7.25%) Stackdriver
5 4 (5.80%) Office 365
6 3 (4.35%) SaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.45%) GitHub
7 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.45%) IaaS
7 1 (1.45%) PaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 42 (60.87%) Firewall
2 25 (36.23%) TCP/IP
3 19 (27.54%) DNS
4 15 (21.74%) SSL
5 12 (17.39%) WAN
6 11 (15.94%) Network Security
7 10 (14.49%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (13.04%) LAN
8 9 (13.04%) VPN
9 8 (11.59%) VoIP
10 7 (10.14%) SAN
11 6 (8.70%) DHCP
11 6 (8.70%) HTTP
12 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (7.25%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
12 5 (7.25%) MPLS
12 5 (7.25%) NetScaler
12 5 (7.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.25%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.25%) Apache Zeppelin
3 5 (7.25%) HBase
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.25%) Power BI
3 5 (7.25%) Sqoop
4 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.94%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Automotive
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Law
2 1 (1.45%) Legal
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (18.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) VMware Support Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Network Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Administrator
6 8 (11.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Hadoop Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) LDAP
2 6 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (7.25%) Kafka
3 5 (7.25%) LAMP
3 5 (7.25%) SparkR
4 4 (5.80%) 802.1X
4 4 (5.80%) Web Services
5 2 (2.90%) REST
5 2 (2.90%) SAML
6 1 (1.45%) .NET
6 1 (1.45%) Django
6 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (18.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Replication
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) iSeries
5 3 (4.35%) PKI
5 3 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Windows
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.59%) CentOS
5 5 (7.25%) Unix
5 5 (7.25%) VMS
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.45%) Debian
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) DevOps
2 22 (31.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (20.29%) Configuration Management
4 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 9 (13.04%) Analytics
5 9 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.14%) High Availability
6 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.70%) Open Source
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (7.25%) Information Security
8 5 (7.25%) MapReduce
8 5 (7.25%) Microservices
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.25%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (7.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Bash Shell
2 25 (36.23%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.04%) Python
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Perl
6 5 (7.25%) C
6 5 (7.25%) Ruby
7 4 (5.80%) PHP
8 3 (4.35%) C#
8 3 (4.35%) Java
9 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (21.74%) CCNP
3 13 (18.84%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) CCDA
4 4 (5.80%) CCDP
5 3 (4.35%) CCA
5 3 (4.35%) CCIE
5 3 (4.35%) CCSE
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) MCSE
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.90%) CISSP
6 2 (2.90%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.09%) Docker
3 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.59%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (7.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (7.25%) HDFS
5 5 (7.25%) ProxySG
6 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.35%) vSphere
8 2 (2.90%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) Ansible
2 12 (17.39%) Puppet
3 7 (10.14%) HAProxy
4 5 (7.25%) Ambari
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (7.25%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (7.25%) Nagios
4 5 (7.25%) Oozie
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.35%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.35%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.90%) Observium
7 2 (2.90%) SCOM
7 2 (2.90%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.90%) Terraform
7 2 (2.90%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.90%) vRealize
7 2 (2.90%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) VMware
2 22 (31.88%) Citrix
3 20 (28.99%) Cisco
4 12 (17.39%) F5
5 8 (11.59%) Google
5 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.14%) Juniper
6 7 (10.14%) Palo Alto
6 7 (10.14%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.25%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.25%) New Relic
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle
7 5 (7.25%) SAP
8 4 (5.80%) Arista
8 4 (5.80%) EMC
8 4 (5.80%) HP
8 4 (5.80%) IBM
8 4 (5.80%) Percona
8 4 (5.80%) Riverbed