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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.65% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £63,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06%  

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 658 994 806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.90% 89.87% 83.01%
Number of salaries quoted 548 857 723
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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
West Malling +4 4 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Maidstone - 1 £50,000 -
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) HNC
3 3 (60.00%) HND
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (20.00%) HSRP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring

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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) HNC
3 3 (60.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
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