The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 116 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.70% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +9.75%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1506 1432 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.43% 79.25% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1248 1115
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) OSPF
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) BGP
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Wireless
5 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 8 (36.36%) Wireshark
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
6 7 (31.82%) F5
6 7 (31.82%) Clustering
6 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) CCNP
7 6 (27.27%) PPP
7 6 (27.27%) VoIP
7 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (27.27%) Juniper
7 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (27.27%) VLAN
7 6 (27.27%) Network Security

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 10 (45.45%) OSPF
3 9 (40.91%) BGP
3 9 (40.91%) WAN
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) Wireless
4 8 (36.36%) Wireshark
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 6 (27.27%) VoIP
6 6 (27.27%) PPP
6 6 (27.27%) VLAN
6 6 (27.27%) Network Security
6 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (22.73%) HSRP
7 5 (22.73%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
4 5 (22.73%) High Availability
4 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 4 (18.18%) Release Management
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 4 (18.18%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.64%) Network Design
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) CCSE
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCEA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSD
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Fortinet
6 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.64%) Sun
7 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) Brocade
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Equipment Budget etc.
Posted: 3 days ago