The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 159 140 157
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 31 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 1.34% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.70% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3282 3244 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.15% 78.89% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2696 2764 2542
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Load Balancing
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
Stockport -7 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 27 (55.10%) HTTP
2 26 (53.06%) HP
3 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.90%) DNS
4 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
5 19 (38.78%) SMTP
5 19 (38.78%) Windows
5 19 (38.78%) Firewall
5 19 (38.78%) Use Case
6 18 (36.73%) SSL
7 17 (34.69%) Finance
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco
8 16 (32.65%) F5
9 15 (30.61%) Internet
9 15 (30.61%) LAN
9 15 (30.61%) Network Design
10 14 (28.57%) HP NNM
10 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 14 (28.57%) VMware
10 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (28.57%) WAN
10 14 (28.57%) LDAP
10 14 (28.57%) .NET
10 14 (28.57%) SOAP
10 14 (28.57%) OSPF
10 14 (28.57%) BGP
10 14 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 14 (28.57%) IGRP
10 14 (28.57%) TACACS
10 14 (28.57%) CiscoWorks

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Lync
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) Route 53
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) HTTP
2 22 (44.90%) DNS
2 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
3 19 (38.78%) SMTP
3 19 (38.78%) Firewall
4 18 (36.73%) SSL
5 15 (30.61%) Internet
5 15 (30.61%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) WAN
6 14 (28.57%) LDAP
6 14 (28.57%) OSPF
6 14 (28.57%) BGP
6 14 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 14 (28.57%) IGRP
6 14 (28.57%) TACACS
7 10 (20.41%) DHCP
8 6 (12.24%) MPLS
8 6 (12.24%) VPN
9 5 (10.20%) VLAN
9 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MySQL
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
1 12 (24.49%) RDBMS
1 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C# Developer
3 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Consultant
6 7 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Management Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
1 14 (28.57%) SOAP
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 12 (24.49%) RESTful
3 12 (24.49%) XML
3 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.49%) CSS
3 12 (24.49%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) N-Tier
1 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Use Case
2 15 (30.61%) Network Design
3 14 (28.57%) Network Management
3 14 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 12 (24.49%) Stress Testing
4 12 (24.49%) UML
4 12 (24.49%) OOP
4 12 (24.49%) OO
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Business Development
5 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.04%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
1 12 (24.49%) C#
1 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) MCITP
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CCEA
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (10.20%) CCEE
2 5 (10.20%) CCAA
2 5 (10.20%) CCIA
3 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) vSphere
3 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.20%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) XenServer
4 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) Postfix
6 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) HP NNM
1 14 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.04%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) HP
2 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
3 16 (32.65%) F5
4 14 (28.57%) VMware
4 14 (28.57%) Juniper
5 7 (14.29%) EMC
5 7 (14.29%) BMC
5 7 (14.29%) NetApp
5 7 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) IBM
7 5 (10.20%) Veeam
8 2 (4.08%) IronPort
8 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
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