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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 114 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.29% 1.39% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.57% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 38
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  

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 1036 1715 2050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.21% 88.17% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1378 1347
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Reading

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 20 (54.05%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) High Availability
4 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Puppet
7 13 (35.14%) SaaS
7 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
7 13 (35.14%) CentOS
8 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (32.43%) Firewall
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle
9 11 (29.73%) Unix
9 11 (29.73%) DNS
9 11 (29.73%) Juniper
9 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
9 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (24.32%) Performance Management
11 9 (24.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (24.32%) Sun
11 9 (24.32%) Solaris
11 9 (24.32%) Python
11 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
11 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
11 9 (24.32%) Reverse Engineering
11 9 (24.32%) XenServer
11 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS

Load Balancing
Top Related 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 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.11%) nginx
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Eloqua
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) SaaS
2 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.22%) Responsys
3 6 (16.22%) Taleo
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (21.62%) BGP
5 7 (18.92%) DHCP
5 7 (18.92%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
6 6 (16.22%) HSRP
6 6 (16.22%) OSPF
6 6 (16.22%) RIP
6 6 (16.22%) VRRP
7 5 (13.51%) LAN
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.41%) VLAN
9 1 (2.70%) Junos
9 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.81%) Redis
4 4 (10.81%) SQLite
5 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) DBA
2 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) LAMP
2 4 (10.81%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) J2EE
3 3 (8.11%) jQuery
3 3 (8.11%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Clustering
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
6 2 (5.41%) Replication
6 2 (5.41%) Social Network
7 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 13 (35.14%) CentOS
4 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (29.73%) Unix
6 9 (24.32%) Solaris
7 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.11%) Debian
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) High Availability
2 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (24.32%) Performance Management
3 9 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (24.32%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) Change Management
4 6 (16.22%) ETL
4 6 (16.22%) Line Management
4 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (16.22%) Statistics
5 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Network Design
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
2 9 (24.32%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) MCITP
4 3 (8.11%) MCSE
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) XenServer
3 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) Docker
3 4 (10.81%) KVM
3 4 (10.81%) VirtualBox
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (8.11%) vCloud
4 3 (8.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Puppet
2 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (5.41%) Ansible
5 2 (5.41%) vMotion
5 2 (5.41%) WSUS
6 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
3 11 (29.73%) Juniper
4 9 (24.32%) Sun
5 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) HP
7 4 (10.81%) Rackspace
8 3 (8.11%) Veritas
9 2 (5.41%) F5
10 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 3 days ago