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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 54 113 146
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +33
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 157 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.17% 1.74% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 2.01% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 14
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 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
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
3194 2339 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.81% 86.57% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 1862 1953
Average salary £40,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 231 (76.24%) Cisco
2 164 (54.13%) VMware
3 151 (49.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 135 (44.55%) MPLS
5 130 (42.90%) TCP/IP
5 130 (42.90%) E-Commerce
6 126 (41.58%) Linux
6 126 (41.58%) Windows
7 125 (41.25%) Clustering
8 122 (40.26%) DNS
9 112 (36.96%) Red Hat
9 112 (36.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 111 (36.63%) Firewall
11 108 (35.64%) OSPF
11 108 (35.64%) BGP
12 97 (32.01%) Apache
13 96 (31.68%) EIGRP
14 95 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
15 92 (30.36%) Bash Shell
16 90 (29.70%) CCNP
17 89 (29.37%) Cisco IOS
18 87 (28.71%) Perl
19 84 (27.72%) PCI DSS
20 82 (27.06%) IIS
21 81 (26.73%) SMTP
22 77 (25.41%) UNIX
23 70 (23.10%) Java
23 70 (23.10%) PowerShell
23 70 (23.10%) VMware ESXi
24 64 (21.12%) NAS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 97 (32.01%) Apache
2 82 (27.06%) IIS
3 25 (8.25%) MS Exchange
4 24 (7.92%) Lync
5 19 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.63%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.63%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (44.55%) MPLS
2 130 (42.90%) TCP/IP
3 122 (40.26%) DNS
4 111 (36.63%) Firewall
5 108 (35.64%) OSPF
5 108 (35.64%) BGP
6 96 (31.68%) EIGRP
7 89 (29.37%) Cisco IOS
8 81 (26.73%) SMTP
9 64 (21.12%) NAS
10 57 (18.81%) LAN
10 57 (18.81%) WAN
11 48 (15.84%) VPN
12 40 (13.20%) DHCP
13 37 (12.21%) SAN
13 37 (12.21%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (11.88%) Network Security
15 28 (9.24%) Internet
16 27 (8.91%) DMZ
17 26 (8.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.61%) MySQL
2 9 (2.97%) Redis
3 8 (2.64%) Informix
3 8 (2.64%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (2.64%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.64%) Hudson
1 8 (2.64%) JIRA
1 8 (2.64%) Subversion
1 8 (2.64%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (4.62%) Finance
2 11 (3.63%) Games
3 9 (2.97%) Advertising
4 7 (2.31%) Law
5 3 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (28.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 76 (25.08%) Architect
3 53 (17.49%) Network Engineer
4 47 (15.51%) Infrastructure Architect
5 30 (9.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (7.92%) Team Leader
7 19 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (4.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 10 (3.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (2.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.64%) Engineering Manager
12 8 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
13 7 (2.31%) Security Engineer
13 7 (2.31%) IT Security Engineer
13 7 (2.31%) Linux Engineer
14 6 (1.98%) Systems Engineer
14 6 (1.98%) Operations Engineer
14 6 (1.98%) Messaging Engineer
14 6 (1.98%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.64%) Middleware
1 8 (2.64%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (1.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 125 (41.25%) Clustering
2 25 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.59%) Blackberry
4 18 (5.94%) PKI
5 17 (5.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 17 (5.61%) IBM XIV
6 16 (5.28%) CMDB
7 8 (2.64%) SecurID
8 7 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.99%) Replication
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 126 (41.58%) Linux
1 126 (41.58%) Windows
2 112 (36.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 77 (25.41%) UNIX
4 13 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.97%) Solaris
5 9 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.65%) CentOS
6 5 (1.65%) Debian
7 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.99%) SUSE
8 2 (0.66%) HPUX
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (42.90%) E-Commerce
2 53 (17.49%) ITIL
3 46 (15.18%) TOGAF
4 32 (10.56%) Change Management
5 23 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (7.59%) Analytics
6 22 (7.26%) Network Architecture
6 22 (7.26%) Project Management
7 20 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (6.27%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (5.61%) DevOps
10 11 (3.63%) Business Continuity
11 9 (2.97%) Network Design
11 9 (2.97%) Performance Management
12 8 (2.64%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (2.64%) Line Management
12 8 (2.64%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.31%) Network Management
13 7 (2.31%) High Availability
13 7 (2.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 92 (30.36%) Bash Shell
2 87 (28.71%) Perl
3 70 (23.10%) Java
3 70 (23.10%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.26%) PHP
5 19 (6.27%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.65%) Ruby
6 5 (1.65%) Python
6 5 (1.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (29.70%) CCNP
3 45 (14.85%) CCNA
4 30 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (9.90%) MCSE
5 27 (8.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (7.59%) MCSA
6 23 (7.59%) CCSE
7 20 (6.60%) CCIE
8 18 (5.94%) CCSA
9 14 (4.62%) RHCA
9 14 (4.62%) RHCE
10 10 (3.30%) CCSP
10 10 (3.30%) CCDE
11 9 (2.97%) CISSP
12 8 (2.64%) MCITP
12 8 (2.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.98%) CCDP
14 4 (1.32%) CCIP
14 4 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (27.72%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 151 (49.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (23.10%) VMware ESXi
3 59 (19.47%) Active Directory
4 45 (14.85%) VMware ESX
5 25 (8.25%) vSphere
6 10 (3.30%) XenServer
6 10 (3.30%) UAG
7 9 (2.97%) Squid
8 8 (2.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.66%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (5.61%) Nagios
1 17 (5.61%) Opsview
2 8 (2.64%) NetBackup
2 8 (2.64%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (2.64%) Cacti
2 8 (2.64%) Puppet
3 5 (1.65%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.32%) SCOM
5 3 (0.99%) PureDisk
6 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 231 (76.24%) Cisco
2 164 (54.13%) VMware
3 112 (36.96%) Red Hat
4 63 (20.79%) F5
5 62 (20.46%) IBM
6 60 (19.80%) HP
6 60 (19.80%) CheckPoint
7 59 (19.47%) NetApp
8 50 (16.50%) EMC
9 41 (13.53%) Microsoft
10 22 (7.26%) Juniper
11 19 (6.27%) SolarWinds
12 13 (4.29%) Citrix
13 12 (3.96%) Oracle
14 10 (3.30%) Symantec
15 8 (2.64%) Veritas
15 8 (2.64%) Riverbed
16 7 (2.31%) ScanSafe
16 7 (2.31%) IronPort
17 6 (1.98%) Siemens
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
First Locate UK LTD
Salary: From £31,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago