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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 136 158 172
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 47 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.81% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 2
Average salary £45,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3250 3219 2990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.03% 78.47% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 2757 2625
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 July 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (48.10%) TCP/IP
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 32 (40.51%) Windows
3 31 (39.24%) DNS
4 27 (34.18%) MySQL
5 26 (32.91%) Use Case
6 25 (31.65%) HTTP
6 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
7 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 23 (29.11%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (27.85%) .NET
8 22 (27.85%) Web Services
8 22 (27.85%) DHCP
9 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
9 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
10 20 (25.32%) C#
10 20 (25.32%) VPN
10 20 (25.32%) RESTful
10 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
11 19 (24.05%) Stress Testing
11 19 (24.05%) WAI
11 19 (24.05%) N-Tier
11 19 (24.05%) RDBMS
11 19 (24.05%) HTML
11 19 (24.05%) XML
11 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
11 19 (24.05%) CSS
11 19 (24.05%) UML
11 19 (24.05%) OOP
11 19 (24.05%) OO

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
2 17 (21.52%) Lync
3 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.86%) Apache
5 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.33%) IIS
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) Jetty
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Route 53
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (48.10%) TCP/IP
2 31 (39.24%) DNS
3 25 (31.65%) HTTP
4 22 (27.85%) DHCP
5 20 (25.32%) VPN
6 17 (21.52%) MPLS
7 16 (20.25%) Unified Communications
8 14 (17.72%) Firewall
9 12 (15.19%) SMTP
10 11 (13.92%) WAN
11 9 (11.39%) LAN
12 8 (10.13%) SSL
13 7 (8.86%) OSPF
14 6 (7.59%) Internet
15 5 (6.33%) NAS
15 5 (6.33%) SAN
15 5 (6.33%) BGP
15 5 (6.33%) EIGRP
15 5 (6.33%) IGRP
15 5 (6.33%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) MySQL
2 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
3 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
4 19 (24.05%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.27%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Maven
1 1 (1.27%) Selenium
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.27%) Hudson
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (21.52%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (24.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (24.05%) .NET Developer
2 19 (24.05%) C# Developer
2 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Administrator
5 7 (8.86%) Team Leader
5 7 (8.86%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) .NET
1 22 (27.85%) Web Services
2 20 (25.32%) RESTful
3 19 (24.05%) HTML
3 19 (24.05%) XML
3 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
3 19 (24.05%) CSS
4 6 (7.59%) SOAP
4 6 (7.59%) LAMP
5 2 (2.53%) jQuery
6 1 (1.27%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.27%) Spring
6 1 (1.27%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.27%) WCF
6 1 (1.27%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.11%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (24.05%) N-Tier
3 15 (18.99%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.13%) PKI
5 6 (7.59%) Clustering
6 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.80%) FMCG
8 2 (2.53%) Open Source
8 2 (2.53%) Statistics
9 1 (1.27%) CMDB
9 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.27%) iPhone
9 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) UNIX
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.53%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Use Case
2 19 (24.05%) Stress Testing
2 19 (24.05%) UML
2 19 (24.05%) OOP
2 19 (24.05%) OO
3 12 (15.19%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.86%) Business Development
5 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.59%) ITIL
6 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.59%) Change Management
7 5 (6.33%) Network Management
7 5 (6.33%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.33%) Network Design
7 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.32%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) PHP
5 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.80%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) Groovy
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) MCITP
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) MCSE
2 4 (5.06%) CCNP
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.80%) CCEE
3 3 (3.80%) CCAA
3 3 (3.80%) CCIA
3 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.80%) CCEA
3 3 (3.80%) MCP
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) MCTS
5 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) WAI
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) vSphere
3 8 (10.13%) UAG
4 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.80%) XenApp
5 3 (3.80%) XenServer
5 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) Nagios
3 5 (6.33%) HP NNM
3 5 (6.33%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) HP
2 17 (21.52%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) 3PAR
4 7 (8.86%) F5
4 7 (8.86%) EMC
4 7 (8.86%) BMC
4 7 (8.86%) NetApp
5 5 (6.33%) Juniper
6 4 (5.06%) Citrix
7 3 (3.80%) Veeam
7 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.80%) Symantec
7 3 (3.80%) McAfee
7 3 (3.80%) IBM
7 3 (3.80%) SAP
7 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.53%) Siemens
8 2 (2.53%) Polycom
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