The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 112 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £36,479 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1505 1582 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.20% 77.89% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1395 1062
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) MCITP
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) MPLS
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Clustering
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) IPsec
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (15.00%) Netcool
7 3 (15.00%) DSL
7 3 (15.00%) X.21

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) IPsec
5 3 (15.00%) DSL
5 3 (15.00%) X.21
5 3 (15.00%) SSL
5 3 (15.00%) ATM
5 3 (15.00%) ISDN
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) SMTP
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) PPP
5 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Trainee
5 1 (5.00%) Trainee Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (15.00%) SUSE
2 3 (15.00%) Debian
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Python
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (30.00%) MCITP
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCEE
3 3 (15.00%) CCAA
3 3 (15.00%) CCIA
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.00%) RHCE
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCEA
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCSA
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) XenServer
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Netcool
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (15.00%) Veeam
6 2 (10.00%) F5
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