Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 138 151
Rank change year-on-year +31 +13 -35
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 15 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.05% 0.43% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.49% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 2
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £77,700 £43,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1219 1854 1772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 84.95% 88.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1611 1561
Kent median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Kent

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Kent

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
West Malling +11 14 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Maidstone -6 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CCIE
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 14 (93.33%) MPLS
2 14 (93.33%) WAN
3 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (60.00%) VLAN
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) CCNP
4 9 (60.00%) CCNA
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Juniper
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Wireless
7 5 (33.33%) HNC
7 5 (33.33%) HND
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) VoIP
7 5 (33.33%) Avaya

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) MPLS
2 14 (93.33%) WAN
3 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (60.00%) VLAN
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) VoIP
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (20.00%) HSRP
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) WAN Engineer
3 8 (53.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (46.67%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (26.67%) Project Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Change Management
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCIE
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCNA
2 9 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) HNC
4 5 (33.33%) HND
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (40.00%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) Aruba
4 5 (33.33%) Avaya
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago