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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 148 163 171
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 39 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 6
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £43,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.15%
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
3354 3114 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 2679 2616
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.84%) TCP/IP
3 30 (41.10%) Windows
4 27 (36.99%) MySQL
5 25 (34.25%) DNS
6 24 (32.88%) Use Case
7 23 (31.51%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (31.51%) MS Exchange
7 23 (31.51%) SQL
8 22 (30.14%) .NET
8 22 (30.14%) Web Services
9 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
9 21 (28.77%) DHCP
10 20 (27.40%) VPN
10 20 (27.40%) C#
10 20 (27.40%) Relational Database
10 20 (27.40%) RESTful
11 19 (26.03%) WAI
11 19 (26.03%) Stress Testing
11 19 (26.03%) HTML
11 19 (26.03%) XML
11 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
11 19 (26.03%) CSS
11 19 (26.03%) UML
11 19 (26.03%) OOP
11 19 (26.03%) OO
11 19 (26.03%) HTTP
11 19 (26.03%) RDBMS
11 19 (26.03%) N-Tier

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (31.51%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.29%) Lync
3 15 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.59%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.48%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) SAS
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Jetty
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Route 53
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.84%) TCP/IP
2 25 (34.25%) DNS
3 21 (28.77%) DHCP
4 20 (27.40%) VPN
5 19 (26.03%) HTTP
6 17 (23.29%) MPLS
7 16 (21.92%) Unified Communications
8 9 (12.33%) Firewall
9 8 (10.96%) WAN
10 7 (9.59%) SMTP
11 5 (6.85%) LAN
11 5 (6.85%) SAN
11 5 (6.85%) WAAS
11 5 (6.85%) NAS
12 2 (2.74%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (2.74%) VLAN
12 2 (2.74%) Ethereal
12 2 (2.74%) tcpdump
12 2 (2.74%) HSRP
12 2 (2.74%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) MySQL
2 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
3 20 (27.40%) Relational Database
4 19 (26.03%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Hudson
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) Selenium
1 1 (1.37%) Maven
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.29%) Marketing
2 7 (9.59%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (26.03%) .NET Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
2 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
4 7 (9.59%) Administrator
5 6 (8.22%) Network Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Operations Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Network Operations Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) .NET
1 22 (30.14%) Web Services
2 20 (27.40%) RESTful
3 19 (26.03%) HTML
3 19 (26.03%) XML
3 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.03%) CSS
4 6 (8.22%) LAMP
5 2 (2.74%) jQuery
6 1 (1.37%) SOAP
6 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.37%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.37%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.37%) WCF
6 1 (1.37%) Spring
6 1 (1.37%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (26.03%) N-Tier
3 15 (20.55%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.96%) PKI
5 6 (8.22%) Clustering
6 5 (6.85%) FMCG
7 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.74%) Statistics
8 2 (2.74%) Open Source
9 1 (1.37%) iPad
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.37%) CMDB
9 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.10%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.74%) Android
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Use Case
2 19 (26.03%) Stress Testing
2 19 (26.03%) UML
2 19 (26.03%) OOP
2 19 (26.03%) OO
3 11 (15.07%) Project Management
4 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.22%) Change Management
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.22%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) ERP
6 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.85%) Business Development
6 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) SQL
2 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) C#
4 7 (9.59%) PHP
5 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) Delphi
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.85%) MCITP
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.48%) CCNP
2 4 (5.48%) MCSE
3 3 (4.11%) MCP
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) MCTS
4 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.37%) CCEA
5 1 (1.37%) CCEE
5 1 (1.37%) CCAA
5 1 (1.37%) CCIA
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) WAI
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.96%) UAG
3 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
5 1 (1.37%) XenServer
5 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Puppet
2 6 (8.22%) Nagios
3 3 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.37%) SCSM
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) HP
4 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 5 (6.85%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.85%) EMC
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
4 5 (6.85%) NetApp
4 5 (6.85%) BMC
4 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
4 5 (6.85%) Ipanema Technologies
5 3 (4.11%) Symantec
5 3 (4.11%) McAfee
6 2 (2.74%) Polycom
6 2 (2.74%) Mitel
6 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.74%) Siemens
6 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) JBoss
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