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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 67 135 141
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 136 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.59% 1.11% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 1.29% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 29 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,400 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.42%
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
3243 2472 2224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.64% 86.01% 81.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 1982 1837
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 225 (77.32%) Cisco
2 153 (52.58%) VMware
3 140 (48.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 126 (43.30%) MPLS
5 119 (40.89%) E-Commerce
6 118 (40.55%) DNS
7 117 (40.21%) TCP/IP
7 117 (40.21%) Linux
8 113 (38.83%) Windows
9 111 (38.14%) Clustering
10 108 (37.11%) Firewall
11 100 (34.36%) OSPF
11 100 (34.36%) BGP
11 100 (34.36%) Red Hat
11 100 (34.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 93 (31.96%) Apache
13 89 (30.58%) Bash Shell
14 88 (30.24%) EIGRP
15 87 (29.90%) Cisco Certification
16 83 (28.52%) Perl
17 82 (28.18%) CCNP
18 79 (27.15%) IIS
19 78 (26.80%) Cisco IOS
20 76 (26.12%) SMTP
21 74 (25.43%) UNIX
22 73 (25.09%) PCI DSS
23 67 (23.02%) Java
23 67 (23.02%) PowerShell
23 67 (23.02%) VMware ESXi
24 63 (21.65%) NAS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 93 (31.96%) Apache
2 79 (27.15%) IIS
3 21 (7.22%) MS Exchange
4 20 (6.87%) Lync
5 15 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.78%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.44%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.34%) Node.js
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (43.30%) MPLS
2 118 (40.55%) DNS
3 117 (40.21%) TCP/IP
4 108 (37.11%) Firewall
5 100 (34.36%) OSPF
5 100 (34.36%) BGP
6 88 (30.24%) EIGRP
7 78 (26.80%) Cisco IOS
8 76 (26.12%) SMTP
9 63 (21.65%) NAS
10 53 (18.21%) LAN
10 53 (18.21%) WAN
11 44 (15.12%) VPN
12 43 (14.78%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (13.40%) DHCP
14 36 (12.37%) SAN
14 36 (12.37%) Network Security
15 29 (9.97%) DMZ
15 29 (9.97%) Internet
16 24 (8.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.50%) MySQL
2 9 (3.09%) Redis
3 7 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.41%) Informix
3 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Subversion
1 7 (2.41%) JIRA
1 7 (2.41%) Git (software)
1 7 (2.41%) Hudson
1 7 (2.41%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (4.81%) Finance
2 10 (3.44%) Games
3 9 (3.09%) Advertising
4 7 (2.41%) Law
5 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (28.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (24.74%) Architect
3 56 (19.24%) Network Engineer
4 47 (16.15%) Infrastructure Architect
5 32 (11.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (5.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 15 (5.15%) Team Leader
7 15 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (3.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Security Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Engineering Manager
9 7 (2.41%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) IT Security Engineer
9 7 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 6 (2.06%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (2.06%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.41%) Middleware
1 7 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (1.72%) .NET
3 2 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 111 (38.14%) Clustering
2 23 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.53%) Blackberry
4 16 (5.50%) CMDB
4 16 (5.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (5.50%) IBM XIV
5 15 (5.15%) PKI
6 9 (3.09%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (2.75%) SecurID
8 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) Replication
10 2 (0.69%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 117 (40.21%) Linux
2 113 (38.83%) Windows
3 100 (34.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 74 (25.43%) UNIX
5 11 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.09%) Solaris
6 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.72%) Debian
7 5 (1.72%) CentOS
8 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.03%) SUSE
9 2 (0.69%) HPUX
9 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (40.89%) E-Commerce
2 52 (17.87%) ITIL
3 46 (15.81%) TOGAF
4 32 (11.00%) Change Management
5 27 (9.28%) Network Architecture
6 21 (7.22%) Project Management
7 19 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (6.53%) Analytics
8 18 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (5.84%) DevOps
10 14 (4.81%) Business Continuity
11 10 (3.44%) High Availability
12 9 (3.09%) Network Design
13 8 (2.75%) Performance Management
13 8 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (2.75%) Mentoring
14 7 (2.41%) Line Management
14 7 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.58%) Bash Shell
2 83 (28.52%) Perl
3 67 (23.02%) Java
3 67 (23.02%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.56%) PHP
5 18 (6.19%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.06%) Ruby
6 6 (2.06%) SQL
6 6 (2.06%) Python
7 1 (0.34%) C++
7 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (29.90%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (28.18%) CCNP
3 37 (12.71%) CCNA
4 20 (6.87%) MCSE
4 20 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.53%) CCIE
5 19 (6.53%) CCSE
6 18 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (4.47%) MCSA
8 10 (3.44%) CCDP
8 10 (3.44%) CCSA
9 9 (3.09%) CCSP
9 9 (3.09%) CCDE
10 8 (2.75%) CISSP
11 7 (2.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.06%) MCITP
12 6 (2.06%) RHCA
12 6 (2.06%) RHCE
13 5 (1.72%) Degree
14 4 (1.37%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (25.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 140 (48.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (23.02%) VMware ESXi
3 60 (20.62%) Active Directory
4 45 (15.46%) VMware ESX
5 24 (8.25%) vSphere
6 10 (3.44%) XenServer
7 9 (3.09%) Squid
8 7 (2.41%) UAG
8 7 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.03%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (5.50%) Nagios
1 16 (5.50%) Opsview
2 7 (2.41%) Puppet
2 7 (2.41%) NetBackup
2 7 (2.41%) Cacti
2 7 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (1.72%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.37%) SCOM
5 3 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.03%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.34%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 225 (77.32%) Cisco
2 153 (52.58%) VMware
3 100 (34.36%) Red Hat
4 62 (21.31%) F5
5 61 (20.96%) IBM
5 61 (20.96%) HP
6 60 (20.62%) CheckPoint
7 58 (19.93%) NetApp
8 52 (17.87%) EMC
9 32 (11.00%) Microsoft
10 21 (7.22%) Juniper
11 18 (6.19%) SolarWinds
12 14 (4.81%) Citrix
13 13 (4.47%) Oracle
14 10 (3.44%) Symantec
15 7 (2.41%) Veritas
15 7 (2.41%) ScanSafe
15 7 (2.41%) Riverbed
15 7 (2.41%) IronPort
16 5 (1.72%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago