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

Load Balancing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 106 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 21 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.62% 1.30% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.44% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £64,550 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1092 1596 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.13% 90.37% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1242 1420
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Reading

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) Python
4 17 (45.95%) Perl
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco
4 17 (45.95%) Firewall
4 17 (45.95%) Juniper
5 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (43.24%) CentOS
5 16 (43.24%) SaaS
6 15 (40.54%) F5
6 15 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (40.54%) CCNP
6 15 (40.54%) SQL
7 13 (35.14%) Unix
8 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
9 11 (29.73%) WAN
9 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
9 11 (29.73%) DNS
10 10 (27.03%) DHCP
10 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
10 10 (27.03%) OSPF
10 10 (27.03%) BGP
10 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
10 10 (27.03%) Redis
10 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (27.03%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Eloqua
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) SaaS
2 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 4 (10.81%) Responsys
4 4 (10.81%) Taleo
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (29.73%) WAN
4 10 (27.03%) BGP
4 10 (27.03%) DHCP
4 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
4 10 (27.03%) OSPF
5 9 (24.32%) Broadband
5 9 (24.32%) Ethernet
5 9 (24.32%) IPsec
5 9 (24.32%) IPv4
5 9 (24.32%) L2TP
5 9 (24.32%) MPLS
5 9 (24.32%) PPP
5 9 (24.32%) SSL
5 9 (24.32%) VPN
5 9 (24.32%) xDSL
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Redis
2 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQLite
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) InfluxDB
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Network Support
5 7 (18.92%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Network Support
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) IT Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) DBA
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.41%) Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) CentOS
3 13 (35.14%) Unix
4 10 (27.03%) Ubuntu
5 8 (21.62%) Windows
6 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Solaris
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.62%) High Availability
2 8 (21.62%) Open Source
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (16.22%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) ETL
4 4 (10.81%) Line Management
4 4 (10.81%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Presales
6 1 (2.70%) Server Building
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Python
2 17 (45.95%) Perl
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Bash Shell
5 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (40.54%) CCNP
4 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
6 7 (18.92%) CCIE
6 7 (18.92%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) Docker
3 8 (21.62%) KVM
3 8 (21.62%) VirtualBox
3 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (16.22%) XenServer
5 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (24.32%) Puppet
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Ansible
5 2 (5.41%) Graphite
5 2 (5.41%) Riemann
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 17 (45.95%) Juniper
3 15 (40.54%) F5
4 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
5 8 (21.62%) Rackspace
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) Sun
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto