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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 118 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.14%
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
1575 1295 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.46% 79.59% 76.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1031 1472
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £52,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £52,500 -
Crewe - 1 £35,000 -
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) SMTP
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Symantec
3 7 (50.00%) McAfee
3 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) NAS
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
2 1 (7.14%) ElastiCache
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) SMTP
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Support Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
2 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Symantec
1 7 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat