The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
South East / Middlesex
Rank 20 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.08% 1.12% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.55% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £27,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% -7.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.28%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 89 129 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 92.71% 72.47% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 118 142
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Middlesex

Load Balancing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) CyberArk
1 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) CyberArk
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft