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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 149 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.040% 1.06% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 1.23% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 22
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.68%
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
2172 1630 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.16% 86.66% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1374 1699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware