The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 99 137 128
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 87 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 0.75% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 0.93% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 20 7
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Balancing
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 106 (66.67%) Cisco
2 95 (59.75%) TCP/IP
3 90 (56.60%) MPLS
4 78 (49.06%) Firewall
5 76 (47.80%) OSPF
5 76 (47.80%) BGP
6 72 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
7 66 (41.51%) Windows
8 64 (40.25%) VMware
9 63 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (37.11%) Clustering
11 57 (35.85%) Linux
11 57 (35.85%) Red Hat
11 57 (35.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 55 (34.59%) EIGRP
13 53 (33.33%) DNS
14 50 (31.45%) CheckPoint
15 47 (29.56%) SMTP
15 47 (29.56%) E-Commerce
15 47 (29.56%) Cisco IOS
15 47 (29.56%) PCI DSS
16 45 (28.30%) Java
17 43 (27.04%) Apache
17 43 (27.04%) VPN
18 42 (26.42%) WAN
18 42 (26.42%) LAN
19 40 (25.16%) Microsoft Certification
20 39 (24.53%) IIS
21 38 (23.90%) CCNA
22 35 (22.01%) VoIP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 43 (27.04%) Apache
2 39 (24.53%) IIS
3 27 (16.98%) CMS
4 14 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.81%) MS Exchange
5 13 (8.18%) Lync
6 10 (6.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.77%) Jetty
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (59.75%) TCP/IP
2 90 (56.60%) MPLS
3 78 (49.06%) Firewall
4 76 (47.80%) OSPF
4 76 (47.80%) BGP
5 55 (34.59%) EIGRP
6 53 (33.33%) DNS
7 47 (29.56%) SMTP
7 47 (29.56%) Cisco IOS
8 43 (27.04%) VPN
9 42 (26.42%) WAN
9 42 (26.42%) LAN
10 35 (22.01%) VoIP
11 28 (17.61%) HSRP
11 28 (17.61%) VLAN
12 22 (13.84%) Cisco PIX
13 21 (13.21%) RIP
13 21 (13.21%) VPLS
14 18 (11.32%) DMZ
15 14 (8.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.52%) Informix
1 4 (2.52%) MySQL
2 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.63%) Hudson
1 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.63%) Subversion
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (23.27%) Architect
2 32 (20.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (19.50%) Network Engineer
4 24 (15.09%) Network Architect
5 21 (13.21%) Team Leader
6 20 (12.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 15 (9.43%) Consultant
8 12 (7.55%) Operations Team Leader
8 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
9 11 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.66%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) UNIX Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Avaya Engineer
13 4 (2.52%) Communications Manager
14 3 (1.89%) VMware Consultant
15 2 (1.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 2 (1.26%) Messaging Engineer
16 1 (0.63%) IT Technician
16 1 (0.63%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) J2EE
2 1 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 59 (37.11%) Clustering
2 10 (6.29%) CMDB
2 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.52%) PKI
4 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.52%) iPhone
4 4 (2.52%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (41.51%) Windows
2 57 (35.85%) Linux
2 57 (35.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (20.75%) UNIX
4 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.52%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.52%) Android
7 4 (2.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.56%) E-Commerce
2 29 (18.24%) Network Architecture
3 14 (8.81%) ITIL
4 13 (8.18%) Change Management
5 11 (6.92%) Project Management
5 11 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (6.29%) Analytics
7 8 (5.03%) PRINCE2
7 8 (5.03%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.40%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 7 (4.40%) Network Design
9 6 (3.77%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (3.14%) Integration Testing
11 3 (1.89%) ITIL V3
11 3 (1.89%) Information Security
12 2 (1.26%) CRM
12 2 (1.26%) Migration
12 2 (1.26%) Logistics
13 1 (0.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.30%) Java
2 34 (21.38%) Perl
2 34 (21.38%) PowerShell
2 34 (21.38%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.77%) Python
3 6 (3.77%) Ruby
4 4 (2.52%) PHP
5 2 (1.26%) SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (25.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (23.90%) CCNA
4 33 (20.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (20.13%) CCIE
6 31 (19.50%) MCSE
7 26 (16.35%) CCNP
8 23 (14.47%) MCSA
9 21 (13.21%) CCSA
10 20 (12.58%) CCSE
10 20 (12.58%) RHCA
10 20 (12.58%) RHCE
11 18 (11.32%) MCITP
12 8 (5.03%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (5.03%) CCEA
12 8 (5.03%) CCEE
12 8 (5.03%) CCAA
12 8 (5.03%) CCIA
13 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (29.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (9.43%) vSphere
4 9 (5.66%) XenApp
4 9 (5.66%) XenServer
4 9 (5.66%) XenDesktop
5 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.52%) UAG
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) vCloud
8 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.63%) SCCM
4 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.63%) Cacti
4 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.63%) SCSM
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 106 (66.67%) Cisco
2 64 (40.25%) VMware
3 57 (35.85%) Red Hat
4 50 (31.45%) CheckPoint
5 33 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 31 (19.50%) Avaya
7 13 (8.18%) IBM
8 10 (6.29%) HP
9 9 (5.66%) Citrix
10 8 (5.03%) NetApp
10 8 (5.03%) Veeam
11 6 (3.77%) EMC
11 6 (3.77%) Siemens
11 6 (3.77%) Mitel
11 6 (3.77%) Polycom
12 4 (2.52%) Veritas
13 2 (1.26%) F5
14 1 (0.63%) Foundry
14 1 (0.63%) TippingPoint
14 1 (0.63%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 25 days ago