The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 87 86 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 2.67% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 3.02% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 42 12
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.68%
Load Balancing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1003 1488 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.65% 88.26% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1264 1366
Median salary £39,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 4 £32,500 -
Chester +14 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Wilmslow - 3 £39,000 - 1
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (30.77%) Office 365
5 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (30.77%) Publishing
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) EqualLogic
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Avaya
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) SLA

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) BGP
4 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Publishing
2 3 (23.08%) Back Office
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
2 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) Firmware
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (30.77%) EqualLogic
3 3 (23.08%) Avaya
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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