The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 153 144 153
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 25 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 1.17% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.41% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 26
Average salary £61,250 £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.87% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Load Balancing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3116 3342 3327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.16% 83.24% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2585 2700 2857
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Manchester

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £67,000 -
Stockport - 2 £32,500 -
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (51.28%) LAN
1 20 (51.28%) WAN
2 19 (48.72%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) Internet
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 14 (35.90%) Firewall
5 13 (33.33%) Linux
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) MySQL
6 12 (30.77%) VMware
6 12 (30.77%) Wireless
7 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) ITIL
9 9 (23.08%) Network Design
10 8 (20.51%) XML
10 8 (20.51%) UML
10 8 (20.51%) C#
10 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (20.51%) .NET
11 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
11 7 (17.95%) Clustering
11 7 (17.95%) F5
12 6 (15.38%) HP ASE
12 6 (15.38%) Wireless Security
12 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.56%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.56%) Jetty
6 1 (2.56%) WordPress
6 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Tridion
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) LAN
1 20 (51.28%) WAN
2 15 (38.46%) Internet
3 14 (35.90%) Firewall
4 12 (30.77%) Wireless
5 6 (15.38%) HTTP
5 6 (15.38%) Wireless Security
6 5 (12.82%) NX-OS
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (12.82%) VPN
6 5 (12.82%) SAN
7 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 4 (10.26%) DNS
7 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.26%) VoIP
7 4 (10.26%) WLAN
7 4 (10.26%) Network Security
7 4 (10.26%) Telepresence
8 3 (7.69%) VLAN
9 2 (5.13%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Network Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Network Design Architect
3 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
1 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
1 8 (20.51%) XML
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) RESTful
4 4 (10.26%) LAMP
5 3 (7.69%) XSLT
5 3 (7.69%) EDI
6 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.56%) Memcached
6 1 (2.56%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.56%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Debian
5 4 (10.26%) CentOS
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.13%) AIX
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
1 9 (23.08%) Network Design
2 8 (20.51%) UML
3 5 (12.82%) OOP
3 5 (12.82%) OO
3 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
3 5 (12.82%) Use Case
3 5 (12.82%) Stress Testing
3 5 (12.82%) Network Architecture
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.26%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 3 (7.69%) BCP
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) VBScript
4 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) HP ASE
3 5 (12.82%) CCIE
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
4 3 (7.69%) CISSP
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.56%) NCDA
6 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) WAI
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) pfSense
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.13%) XenServer
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Varnish
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) Ceph
4 1 (2.56%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.56%) iptables
4 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) cPanel
2 3 (7.69%) ARCserve
2 3 (7.69%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 3 (7.69%) Plesk
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Nagios
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (2.56%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) Ansible
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.95%) F5
4 6 (15.38%) Huawei
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.26%) Juniper
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 3 (7.69%) Sophos
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.56%) NetApp
9 1 (2.56%) EMC
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