The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 201 225
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.80% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.91% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 17
Median salary £36,301 £48,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.37% +43.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,940 £28,300 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £59,500 £45,500
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4784 4629 5203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.28% 88.34% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3945 3890 4351
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in the South West

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the South West

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Devon +4 4 £36,301 +5.21%
Gloucestershire -4 2 £37,500 -12.79%
Somerset -6 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Dorset -11 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Bristol -17 1 £29,500 -30.58%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) CCNP
4 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
5 7 (30.43%) F5
5 7 (30.43%) OSPF
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) CCNA
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 5 (21.74%) BGP
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) WAN
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (21.74%) Line Management
8 4 (17.39%) Web Filtering
8 4 (17.39%) Change Control
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) Juniper
8 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.04%) VoIP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) OSPF
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 5 (21.74%) BGP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.70%) HSRP
7 2 (8.70%) IPv4
7 2 (8.70%) IPv6
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) BigQuery
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Site Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth
2 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) VMS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Fedora
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) Line Management
3 4 (17.39%) Change Control
3 4 (17.39%) Web Filtering
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) Lisp
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) AWK
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Go
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCIE
6 1 (4.35%) CCMSE
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) iptables
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) Ganglia
3 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) Netcool
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) F5
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Infoblox
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) Avaya
6 2 (8.70%) BroadSoft
6 2 (8.70%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) CA
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) Talend
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago