Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 183 214
Rank change year-on-year -5 +31 -16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 74 82 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.17% 1.20% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.37% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 77 53
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -15.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +4.17%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5475 5981 6367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.51% 87.40% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4706 5127 5354
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Hampshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Basingstoke +10 30 £42,500 -
Farnborough +22 21 £42,000 -9.19%
Southampton -20 15 £45,000 +20.00%
Winchester - 4 £55,000 -
Gosport - 2 £18,250 -
Fleet +31 1 £50,000 -6.98%
Fareham +7 1 - -
Portsmouth -22 1 - - 1
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 55 (74.32%) Firewall
2 38 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (50.00%) Windows
3 37 (50.00%) WAN
4 36 (48.65%) MPLS
5 35 (47.30%) VPN
6 34 (45.95%) Cisco
6 34 (45.95%) Juniper
7 33 (44.59%) DNS
8 31 (41.89%) PowerShell
9 28 (37.84%) High Availability
9 28 (37.84%) VMware
9 28 (37.84%) SSL
10 27 (36.49%) Linux
10 27 (36.49%) Clustering
11 26 (35.14%) OSPF
11 26 (35.14%) BGP
12 23 (31.08%) SQL
13 22 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (27.03%) Migration
15 19 (25.68%) CCIE
15 19 (25.68%) CCNP
15 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
16 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (24.32%) CCNA
16 18 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (22.97%) HP
17 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
17 17 (22.97%) Microsoft

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.41%) nginx
5 2 (2.70%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (74.32%) Firewall
2 37 (50.00%) WAN
3 36 (48.65%) MPLS
4 35 (47.30%) VPN
5 33 (44.59%) DNS
6 28 (37.84%) SSL
7 26 (35.14%) BGP
7 26 (35.14%) OSPF
8 17 (22.97%) DHCP
8 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
9 16 (21.62%) LAN
10 14 (18.92%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (18.92%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (18.92%) DSL
10 14 (18.92%) Ethernet
10 14 (18.92%) Remote Desktop
10 14 (18.92%) VoIP
11 13 (17.57%) HTTP
12 12 (16.22%) IPsec
12 12 (16.22%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.05%) git-flow
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
1 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 3 (4.05%) French Language
3 2 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Consultant
2 25 (33.78%) Network Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Network Consultant
4 15 (20.27%) VMware Consultant
5 14 (18.92%) IT Consultant
5 14 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
6 13 (17.57%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Network Support
10 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Juniper Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Support Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) LAMP
2 4 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 3 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Clustering
2 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
3 15 (20.27%) Replication
4 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Cloud Native
5 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.41%) CMDB
7 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.00%) Windows
2 27 (36.49%) Linux
3 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.46%) CentOS
7 5 (6.76%) Fedora
7 5 (6.76%) Unix
8 2 (2.70%) FreeBSD
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) High Availability
2 20 (27.03%) Migration
3 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
4 16 (21.62%) Server Building
5 15 (20.27%) ITIL
6 14 (18.92%) Integration Testing
6 14 (18.92%) Presales
6 14 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 12 (16.22%) Task Automation
8 11 (14.86%) DevOps
9 10 (13.51%) Network Design
10 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (6.76%) Information Governance
13 5 (6.76%) Operations Management
13 5 (6.76%) Risk Analysis
14 4 (5.41%) Change Management
14 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) PowerShell
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 17 (22.97%) Python
4 16 (21.62%) Bash Shell
4 16 (21.62%) Perl
5 5 (6.76%) PHP
6 4 (5.41%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) Go
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) Korn
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (25.68%) CCIE
2 19 (25.68%) CCNP
3 18 (24.32%) CCNA
3 18 (24.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (20.27%) JNCIP
5 14 (18.92%) MCITP
5 14 (18.92%) MCP
5 14 (18.92%) MCSE
5 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (18.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.76%) CCIE Security
8 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
8 4 (5.41%) JNCIS
9 3 (4.05%) Degree
9 3 (4.05%) RHCE
9 3 (4.05%) RHCSA
10 1 (1.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) HIPAA
1 12 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (16.22%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.11%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) GCP
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.92%) Terminal Services
3 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.41%) Docker
5 3 (4.05%) KVM
5 3 (4.05%) Postfix
5 3 (4.05%) Sendmail
5 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) GPFS
6 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.35%) vCloud
6 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (20.27%) vCenter Server
3 14 (18.92%) Backup Exec
4 12 (16.22%) Terraform
5 9 (12.16%) Puppet
6 5 (6.76%) Ansible
7 4 (5.41%) Kubernetes
8 3 (4.05%) vRealize
9 1 (1.35%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.35%) PowerCLI
9 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Cisco
1 34 (45.95%) Juniper
2 28 (37.84%) VMware
3 17 (22.97%) HP
3 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
4 15 (20.27%) Palo Alto
5 14 (18.92%) Dell
5 14 (18.92%) Draytek
5 14 (18.92%) ProCurve
5 14 (18.92%) SonicWALL
5 14 (18.92%) Symantec
5 14 (18.92%) Veeam
5 14 (18.92%) Veritas
5 14 (18.92%) WatchGuard
5 14 (18.92%) ZyXEL
6 9 (12.16%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.76%) F5
8 5 (6.76%) Google
9 4 (5.41%) Brocade