Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 162 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 +50 -4
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 37 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.15% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 25
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +21.05% -9.52%
10th Percentile £47,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £69,350 £67,500 £57,750
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% +5.56%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3728 3960 4673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.63% 87.88% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 3269 3806
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Hertfordshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Hatfield -5 13 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Hitchin - 5 £47,000 - 1
Watford - 5 £68,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 3 - - 2
St Albans - 3 £52,500 - 3
Harpenden - 3 - -
Load Balancing
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) DevOps
3 19 (51.35%) Unix
4 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 16 (43.24%) Web Services
5 16 (43.24%) XML
6 15 (40.54%) Oracle
7 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
7 13 (35.14%) SOAP
7 13 (35.14%) Solaris
7 13 (35.14%) SOA
7 13 (35.14%) SLA
7 13 (35.14%) IBM
7 13 (35.14%) Middleware
7 13 (35.14%) XML Messaging
7 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
7 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (35.14%) Data Integration
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle Service Bus
7 13 (35.14%) REST
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (35.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 13 (35.14%) Task Automation
8 12 (32.43%) Advertising
9 11 (29.73%) Cisco
10 10 (27.03%) DNS
10 10 (27.03%) Juniper

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (35.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
1 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Akamai
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) GitHub
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) DNS
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (24.32%) WAN
4 8 (21.62%) SSL
4 8 (21.62%) VPN
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
6 6 (16.22%) BGP
6 6 (16.22%) IPsec
6 6 (16.22%) OSPF
7 5 (13.51%) ICMP
7 5 (13.51%) MPLS
7 5 (13.51%) NetScaler
7 5 (13.51%) Network Security
7 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
9 3 (8.11%) 802.11
9 3 (8.11%) DWDM
9 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
9 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (18.92%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (32.43%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) French Language
3 2 (5.41%) German Language
3 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) DBA
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Specialist
2 9 (24.32%) SOA Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Graduate
3 3 (8.11%) IT Graduate
3 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
3 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Network Support
3 3 (8.11%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Site Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) Web Services
1 16 (43.24%) XML
2 13 (35.14%) Middleware
2 13 (35.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (35.14%) REST
2 13 (35.14%) SOAP
2 13 (35.14%) XML Messaging
3 5 (13.51%) LAMP
4 3 (8.11%) 802.1X
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Unix
3 13 (35.14%) Solaris
4 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) DevOps
2 13 (35.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (35.14%) Data Integration
2 13 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (35.14%) SOA
2 13 (35.14%) Task Automation
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) Build Automation
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.51%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (13.51%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (10.81%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) Complexity Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) Scala
3 2 (5.41%) Go
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) CCNP
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) CCSA
3 3 (8.11%) CCSE
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) vCenter Server
2 3 (8.11%) vRealize
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
3 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) IBM
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) Juniper
5 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) F5
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.22%) Blue Coat
8 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
8 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
9 3 (8.11%) Arista
9 3 (8.11%) Aruba
9 3 (8.11%) Meraki
9 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
9 3 (8.11%) SOTI
9 3 (8.11%) Tufin
9 3 (8.11%) VMware