Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 121 125
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 48 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.88% 1.09% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.22% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 24
West Sussex median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% -13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,850 £73,625 £63,750
South East median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,313 1,807 1,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.67% 89.77% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,944 1,548 1,747
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,575 £27,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in West Sussex

Load Balancing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -6 16 £45,500 -37.24% 4
Crawley - 16 £50,000 - 2
Worthing -8 10 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Horsham -8 4 £35,000 -17.65%
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (64.58%) TCP/IP
2 31 (64.58%) VPN
3 30 (62.50%) LAN
3 30 (62.50%) WAN
3 30 (62.50%) CCNP
4 29 (60.42%) Data Centre
5 28 (58.33%) VoIP
5 28 (58.33%) Wireless
5 28 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 27 (56.25%) IPsec
6 27 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (54.17%) HSRP
7 26 (54.17%) NetApp
7 26 (54.17%) OSPF
7 26 (54.17%) BGP
7 26 (54.17%) VRRP
8 25 (52.08%) Citrix
8 25 (52.08%) SAN
8 25 (52.08%) Network Monitoring
8 25 (52.08%) FCoE
8 25 (52.08%) iSCSI
8 25 (52.08%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (52.08%) NAS
8 25 (52.08%) SolarWinds
9 24 (50.00%) Multicast
10 18 (37.50%) Mentoring
11 16 (33.33%) Docker

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.75%) GitHub
4 8 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (12.50%) Serverless
6 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) Office 365
6 1 (2.08%) PaaS
6 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) Firewall
2 31 (64.58%) TCP/IP
2 31 (64.58%) VPN
3 30 (62.50%) LAN
3 30 (62.50%) WAN
4 28 (58.33%) VoIP
4 28 (58.33%) Wireless
5 27 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 27 (56.25%) IPsec
6 26 (54.17%) BGP
6 26 (54.17%) HSRP
6 26 (54.17%) OSPF
6 26 (54.17%) VRRP
7 25 (52.08%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (52.08%) FCoE
7 25 (52.08%) iSCSI
7 25 (52.08%) NAS
7 25 (52.08%) SAN
8 24 (50.00%) Multicast
9 14 (29.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) GitLab
3 1 (2.08%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.08%) Codeship
3 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.83%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) SIEM Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.08%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.17%) BBC
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) CentOS
2 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.33%) VMS
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Network Monitoring
2 18 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Change Control
4 15 (31.25%) DevOps
5 14 (29.17%) Network Optimisation
6 12 (25.00%) Microservices
7 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
8 9 (18.75%) Open Source
8 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.42%) High Availability
10 5 (10.42%) IT Strategy
10 5 (10.42%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (8.33%) E-Procurement
12 3 (6.25%) ITIL
12 3 (6.25%) Network Design
12 3 (6.25%) Project Management
13 2 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (18.75%) Ruby
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (62.50%) CCNP
3 12 (25.00%) CCNA
4 5 (10.42%) AWS Certification
4 5 (10.42%) RHCE
4 5 (10.42%) RHCSA
5 4 (8.33%) CCIE
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) CCDP
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CWDP
7 1 (2.08%) CWNE
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCITP
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) VCAP
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Docker
2 4 (8.33%) LXC
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 15 (31.25%) Grafana
2 15 (31.25%) Packer
2 15 (31.25%) Prometheus
2 15 (31.25%) Terraform
3 10 (20.83%) Ansible
3 10 (20.83%) Puppet
4 9 (18.75%) Consul
4 9 (18.75%) Graphite
5 8 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.08%) rkt
6 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Cisco
2 28 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 26 (54.17%) NetApp
4 25 (52.08%) Citrix
4 25 (52.08%) SolarWinds
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.17%) Virgin Media
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.08%) Google
8 1 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.08%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) VMware