Period
to 22 November 2018

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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 137 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -40
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 36 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.44% 0.72% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.80% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 34
West Sussex median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £34,700 £42,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,150 £73,750 £60,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 2,232 1,872 2,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.35% 89.66% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,858 1,637 2,040
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
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 22 November 2018.

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 22 November 2018. 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
Crawley +22 16 £57,000 +20.00% 1
Worthing +2 8 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Gatwick -5 7 £55,000 -24.14%
Horsham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Load Balancing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, 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 23 (63.89%) Cisco
1 23 (63.89%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (55.56%) WAN
4 19 (52.78%) VPN
4 19 (52.78%) CCNP
4 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
5 18 (50.00%) LAN
5 18 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (47.22%) VoIP
7 13 (36.11%) Linux
7 13 (36.11%) Python
7 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
7 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (36.11%) NetScaler
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
7 13 (36.11%) Docker
7 13 (36.11%) DevOps
8 12 (33.33%) Packer
8 12 (33.33%) Terraform
8 12 (33.33%) Grafana
8 12 (33.33%) Prometheus
8 12 (33.33%) MPLS
8 12 (33.33%) CCNA
9 11 (30.56%) Citrix
9 11 (30.56%) OSPF
9 11 (30.56%) BGP

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 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) GitHub
3 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (13.89%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (13.89%) Serverless
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365
6 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.78%) IaaS
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) Firewall
2 20 (55.56%) WAN
3 19 (52.78%) VPN
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (50.00%) LAN
5 17 (47.22%) VoIP
6 13 (36.11%) NetScaler
6 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
7 12 (33.33%) MPLS
8 11 (30.56%) BGP
8 11 (30.56%) OSPF
9 10 (27.78%) Wireless
10 9 (25.00%) HSRP
10 9 (25.00%) IPsec
10 9 (25.00%) VLAN
10 9 (25.00%) VRRP
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (22.22%) FCoE
11 8 (22.22%) iSCSI
11 8 (22.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (19.44%) GitLab
3 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.78%) Codeship
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Network Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Check Point Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (13.89%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (22.22%) BBC
4 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) CentOS
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.33%) VMS
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (36.11%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) Microservices
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.00%) Network Design
4 8 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (19.44%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Change Control
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) High Availability
7 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
7 5 (13.89%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (13.89%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) E-Procurement
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 7 (19.44%) Ruby
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.89%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (52.78%) CCNP
3 12 (33.33%) CCNA
4 9 (25.00%) CCIE
5 8 (22.22%) CCDP
6 5 (13.89%) AWS Certification
6 5 (13.89%) RHCE
6 5 (13.89%) RHCSA
7 3 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.56%) MCITP
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.56%) VCAP
8 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.78%) CWDP
9 1 (2.78%) CWNE
9 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) LXC
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
2 12 (33.33%) Grafana
2 12 (33.33%) Packer
2 12 (33.33%) Prometheus
2 12 (33.33%) Terraform
3 8 (22.22%) Ansible
3 8 (22.22%) Puppet
4 7 (19.44%) Consul
4 7 (19.44%) Graphite
5 6 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.78%) rkt
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) CheckPoint
3 11 (30.56%) Citrix
3 11 (30.56%) SolarWinds
4 10 (27.78%) NetApp
5 8 (22.22%) Rackspace
5 8 (22.22%) Virgin Media
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.56%) FireEye
9 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Proofpoint
9 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.56%) Symantec
9 2 (5.56%) VMware
10 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
10 1 (2.78%) Google