The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 124 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 56 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.76% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.12% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 31
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Load Balancing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Leeds

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 182 (83.87%) Cisco
2 114 (52.53%) VMware
3 105 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (42.86%) MPLS
5 86 (39.63%) Linux
6 84 (38.71%) E-Commerce
7 81 (37.33%) Windows
8 79 (36.41%) DNS
9 78 (35.94%) Firewall
9 78 (35.94%) Clustering
10 77 (35.48%) TCP/IP
11 76 (35.02%) OSPF
11 76 (35.02%) BGP
12 70 (32.26%) CheckPoint
13 69 (31.80%) EIGRP
14 67 (30.88%) Apache
14 67 (30.88%) Red Hat
14 67 (30.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 65 (29.95%) CCNP
15 65 (29.95%) Cisco Certification
16 63 (29.03%) Bash Shell
17 58 (26.73%) Cisco ASA
18 57 (26.27%) Perl
19 56 (25.81%) HP
20 55 (25.35%) UNIX
21 53 (24.42%) IIS
22 52 (23.96%) Active Directory
23 51 (23.50%) SMTP
24 50 (23.04%) F5
25 49 (22.58%) PowerShell

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 67 (30.88%) Apache
2 53 (24.42%) IIS
3 11 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.61%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.84%) Node.js
6 4 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 93 (42.86%) MPLS
2 79 (36.41%) DNS
3 78 (35.94%) Firewall
4 77 (35.48%) TCP/IP
5 76 (35.02%) OSPF
5 76 (35.02%) BGP
6 69 (31.80%) EIGRP
7 58 (26.73%) Cisco ASA
8 51 (23.50%) SMTP
9 48 (22.12%) NAS
10 46 (21.20%) Cisco IOS
11 37 (17.05%) LAN
11 37 (17.05%) WAN
12 34 (15.67%) Network Security
13 29 (13.36%) DMZ
14 28 (12.90%) SAN
14 28 (12.90%) VPN
15 24 (11.06%) Internet
16 22 (10.14%) DHCP
17 17 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.53%) MySQL
2 10 (4.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.23%) Informix
3 7 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.23%) Redis
3 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Subversion
1 7 (3.23%) JIRA
1 7 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.84%) Hudson
General
1 16 (7.37%) Games
2 7 (3.23%) Finance
3 6 (2.76%) Law
3 6 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.30%) Retail
5 4 (1.84%) Advertising
5 4 (1.84%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (26.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 56 (25.81%) Architect
3 47 (21.66%) Network Engineer
4 38 (17.51%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (8.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 19 (8.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (5.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (5.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 11 (5.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (4.15%) Security Engineer
8 8 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (3.69%) Network Consultant
8 8 (3.69%) Consultant
8 8 (3.69%) Network Specialist
9 7 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (2.76%) Network Architect
11 5 (2.30%) UNIX Engineer
11 5 (2.30%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.30%) .NET
3 4 (1.84%) Middleware
4 3 (1.38%) Web Services
4 3 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (35.94%) Clustering
2 15 (6.91%) CMDB
3 13 (5.99%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (5.53%) IBM XIV
5 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.23%) PKI
6 7 (3.23%) Replication
7 6 (2.76%) SecurID
8 5 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.92%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.46%) User Experience
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 86 (39.63%) Linux
2 81 (37.33%) Windows
3 67 (30.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (25.35%) UNIX
5 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.76%) Debian
7 5 (2.30%) CentOS
7 5 (2.30%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.84%) SUSE
8 4 (1.84%) Solaris
9 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (38.71%) E-Commerce
2 47 (21.66%) ITIL
3 40 (18.43%) TOGAF
4 38 (17.51%) Network Architecture
5 26 (11.98%) Change Management
6 23 (10.60%) Business Continuity
7 20 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (8.76%) High Availability
8 19 (8.76%) Project Management
9 18 (8.29%) DevOps
10 13 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.53%) Analytics
11 12 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.69%) Network Design
14 7 (3.23%) PRINCE2
15 6 (2.76%) BCP
15 6 (2.76%) Business Continuity Planning
15 6 (2.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.03%) Bash Shell
2 57 (26.27%) Perl
3 49 (22.58%) PowerShell
4 46 (21.20%) Java
5 18 (8.29%) PHP
6 13 (5.99%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.53%) SQL
8 7 (3.23%) Python
9 6 (2.76%) Ruby
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (29.95%) CCNP
1 65 (29.95%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.36%) CCNA
3 26 (11.98%) CCSE
4 24 (11.06%) CCDP
5 17 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (5.99%) CISSP
7 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.07%) MCSE
8 10 (4.61%) CCIE
9 8 (3.69%) CCSP
9 8 (3.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.69%) Degree
10 7 (3.23%) CCSA
11 5 (2.30%) MCSA
11 5 (2.30%) CCDA
11 5 (2.30%) VCP5
12 4 (1.84%) MCITP
12 4 (1.84%) CCDE
13 2 (0.92%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (21.20%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (23.96%) Active Directory
3 46 (21.20%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (16.13%) VMware ESX
5 19 (8.76%) vSphere
6 8 (3.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (2.30%) XenServer
7 5 (2.30%) ProxySG
7 5 (2.30%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.84%) Squid
9 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) Nagios
1 11 (5.07%) Opsview
1 11 (5.07%) Graphite
2 8 (3.69%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.23%) Cacti
3 7 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.30%) Puppet
4 5 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.84%) Salt
6 3 (1.38%) PureDisk
6 3 (1.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 182 (83.87%) Cisco
2 114 (52.53%) VMware
3 70 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 67 (30.88%) Red Hat
5 56 (25.81%) HP
6 50 (23.04%) F5
7 47 (21.66%) IBM
7 47 (21.66%) EMC
8 45 (20.74%) NetApp
9 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
10 14 (6.45%) SolarWinds
11 11 (5.07%) Oracle
12 10 (4.61%) Citrix
12 10 (4.61%) Juniper
13 9 (4.15%) Symantec
14 8 (3.69%) Veritas
15 6 (2.76%) IronPort
15 6 (2.76%) ScanSafe
16 5 (2.30%) Blue Coat
16 5 (2.30%) Brocade
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