Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 89 104
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.10% 2.37% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.78% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 12
Southampton median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -40.00% +47.93%
10th Percentile £30,875 £32,500 £57,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £63,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% -15.00% +4.17%

Load Balancing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1253 1151 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.47% 85.20% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1028 1037
Southampton median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,225 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,543 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.30% -2.25% +2.41%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Southampton

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Southampton

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) LAMP
5 5 (31.25%) Fedora
5 5 (31.25%) Google
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) CentOS
5 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
5 5 (31.25%) Ansible
5 5 (31.25%) Docker
5 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source Development
6 4 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) SMTP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (25.00%) nginx
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (31.25%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) BGP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) OSPF
3 4 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (18.75%) FTP
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 3 (18.75%) Telnet
5 2 (12.50%) NetScreen
6 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) git-flow
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) French Language
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) LAMP
2 4 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) CentOS
3 5 (31.25%) Fedora
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) FreeBSD
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source Development
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Go
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) JNCIA
1 4 (25.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (18.75%) RHCE
2 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) Postfix
2 3 (18.75%) Sendmail
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Google
1 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) Brocade
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Foundry
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft