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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 88 96 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 82 91 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.51% 2.50% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.89% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 21
Average salary £58,750 £48,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.51% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
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
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
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 £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 138 (93.24%) Cisco
2 106 (71.62%) CheckPoint
3 84 (56.76%) Firewall
4 78 (52.70%) VMware
5 66 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 61 (41.22%) Linux
7 60 (40.54%) Windows
8 59 (39.86%) Active Directory
9 58 (39.19%) F5
10 54 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
11 46 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 40 (27.03%) ITIL
14 39 (26.35%) HP
15 37 (25.00%) CCNP
16 36 (24.32%) MPLS
17 35 (23.65%) Network Architecture
18 34 (22.97%) WAN
19 33 (22.30%) TOGAF
20 32 (21.62%) VMware ESX
21 30 (20.27%) Red Hat
22 29 (19.59%) Network Design
23 26 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
24 25 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
24 25 (16.89%) LAN
25 24 (16.22%) DNS
25 24 (16.22%) Riverbed
26 23 (15.54%) E-Commerce
27 22 (14.86%) Wireless
27 22 (14.86%) Juniper

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.41%) IIS
2 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.68%) Lync
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Office 365
2 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (56.76%) Firewall
2 46 (31.08%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (24.32%) MPLS
4 34 (22.97%) WAN
5 25 (16.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (16.89%) LAN
6 24 (16.22%) DNS
7 22 (14.86%) Wireless
8 21 (14.19%) BGP
9 20 (13.51%) EIGRP
10 19 (12.84%) TCP/IP
11 18 (12.16%) VoIP
11 18 (12.16%) NAS
11 18 (12.16%) Network Security
12 17 (11.49%) VPN
13 16 (10.81%) OSPF
14 15 (10.14%) Wireless Security
15 13 (8.78%) SSL
15 13 (8.78%) FWSM
16 11 (7.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.78%) MySQL
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.05%) Riak
4 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.14%) Games
2 2 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.68%) Marketing
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (45.95%) Architect
2 48 (32.43%) Network Architect
3 23 (15.54%) Network Engineer
4 21 (14.19%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (12.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (10.14%) Network Design Architect
6 15 (10.14%) Cisco Architect
7 9 (6.08%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Consultant
7 9 (6.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.41%) Cisco Specialist
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 8 (5.41%) Network Specialist
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Network Specialist
9 7 (4.73%) Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.05%) Administrator
10 6 (4.05%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.16%) RESTful
2 6 (4.05%) LAMP
3 3 (2.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.03%) User Experience
3 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.35%) Clustering
4 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.22%) Linux
2 60 (40.54%) Windows
3 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (14.19%) UNIX
6 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.73%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.05%) SUSE
9 6 (4.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.03%) ITIL
2 35 (23.65%) Network Architecture
3 33 (22.30%) TOGAF
4 29 (19.59%) Network Design
5 23 (15.54%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.49%) Business Continuity
7 15 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.11%) High Availability
9 11 (7.43%) DevOps
9 11 (7.43%) BCP
9 11 (7.43%) Project Management
10 10 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.76%) Business Continuity Planning
10 10 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.73%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.73%) Coaching
12 6 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2
13 4 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.41%) SQL
2 6 (4.05%) PHP
3 3 (2.03%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.00%) CCNP
3 21 (14.19%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (12.84%) CCNA
5 18 (12.16%) CCDP
5 18 (12.16%) CCSE
6 17 (11.49%) HP ASE
6 17 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.76%) MCSE
8 9 (6.08%) Degree
8 9 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (5.41%) CCSA
9 8 (5.41%) ISEB
9 8 (5.41%) CCDA
10 6 (4.05%) MCITP
11 4 (2.70%) CISSP
11 4 (2.70%) MCSA
11 4 (2.70%) VCP5
12 1 (0.68%) VCAP
12 1 (0.68%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (39.86%) Active Directory
3 32 (21.62%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.76%) vSphere
5 8 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.73%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.05%) ProxySG
7 6 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.68%) XenApp
8 1 (0.68%) XenServer
8 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (4.05%) Salt
1 6 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.05%) Puppet
2 2 (1.35%) Cacti
2 2 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.68%) vMotion
Vendors
1 138 (93.24%) Cisco
2 106 (71.62%) CheckPoint
3 78 (52.70%) VMware
4 58 (39.19%) F5
5 39 (26.35%) HP
6 30 (20.27%) Red Hat
7 24 (16.22%) Riverbed
8 22 (14.86%) Juniper
8 22 (14.86%) EMC
9 21 (14.19%) NetApp
10 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 17 (11.49%) Huawei
12 16 (10.81%) IBM
13 10 (6.76%) Citrix
14 6 (4.05%) Blue Coat
14 6 (4.05%) Symantec
14 6 (4.05%) Oracle
14 6 (4.05%) Meraki
14 6 (4.05%) Infoblox
15 2 (1.35%) CA
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