The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / North West
Rank 203 170 205
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +35
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 45 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.22% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 48
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5267 4836 5924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.83% 87.39% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4420 4018 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the North West

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the North West

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 35 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Merseyside -1 8 £51,750 +32.01%
Cheshire -13 2 £50,250 +5.78%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.32%) Windows Server
4 38 (43.18%) SQL Server
5 35 (39.77%) Cisco
6 34 (38.64%) DNS
7 30 (34.09%) Data Centre
8 29 (32.95%) MySQL
9 27 (30.68%) Web Services
9 27 (30.68%) OOP
9 27 (30.68%) OO
10 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 26 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (29.55%) VMware
11 25 (28.41%) ITIL
11 25 (28.41%) Linux
12 24 (27.27%) C#
12 24 (27.27%) .NET
13 23 (26.14%) SQL
13 23 (26.14%) HTML
13 23 (26.14%) CSS
14 22 (25.00%) DHCP
15 21 (23.86%) HTTP
15 21 (23.86%) RDBMS
15 21 (23.86%) N-Tier
15 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
15 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
15 21 (23.86%) XML
15 21 (23.86%) UML
15 21 (23.86%) Firewall

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (15.91%) IIS
1 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.77%) JBoss
3 11 (12.50%) Apache
3 11 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.41%) CMS
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.27%) WordPress
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.32%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.50%) IaaS
2 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.50%) PaaS
2 11 (12.50%) SaaS
3 5 (5.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (38.64%) DNS
2 22 (25.00%) DHCP
3 21 (23.86%) Firewall
3 21 (23.86%) HTTP
4 18 (20.45%) WAN
5 17 (19.32%) SAN
6 15 (17.05%) LAN
6 15 (17.05%) VPN
7 14 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
9 11 (12.50%) NetScaler
10 9 (10.23%) Wireless
11 7 (7.95%) VoIP
12 6 (6.82%) BGP
12 6 (6.82%) EIGRP
12 6 (6.82%) Internet
12 6 (6.82%) Network Security
12 6 (6.82%) SMTP
13 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 29 (32.95%) MySQL
3 21 (23.86%) RDBMS
3 21 (23.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.14%) git-flow
3 1 (1.14%) RSpec
General
1 21 (23.86%) Marketing
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.95%) Finance
5 4 (4.55%) Back Office
6 2 (2.27%) Publishing
7 1 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) .NET Developer
2 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 21 (23.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 21 (23.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 21 (23.86%) C# Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Consultant
4 12 (13.64%) Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (10.23%) Network Consultant
7 8 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
7 8 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.68%) Network Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) Web Services
2 24 (27.27%) .NET
3 23 (26.14%) CSS
3 23 (26.14%) HTML
4 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.86%) RESTful
4 21 (23.86%) XML
5 11 (12.50%) Middleware
6 3 (3.41%) Ember.js
6 3 (3.41%) jQuery
6 3 (3.41%) REST
7 2 (2.27%) LAMP
7 2 (2.27%) Laravel
8 1 (1.14%) Resque
8 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 21 (23.86%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (23.86%) N-Tier
3 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.50%) Clustering
4 11 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 11 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.41%) NHS
6 3 (3.41%) VLE
7 2 (2.27%) IPTV
8 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 39 (44.32%) Windows Server
3 25 (28.41%) Linux
4 16 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.36%) Unix
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.55%) Solaris
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.27%) AIX
10 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.14%) CentOS
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) OO
1 27 (30.68%) OOP
2 25 (28.41%) ITIL
3 21 (23.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 21 (23.86%) Stress Testing
3 21 (23.86%) UML
3 21 (23.86%) Use Case
4 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
5 13 (14.77%) DevOps
6 12 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 11 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 11 (12.50%) Line Management
7 11 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.50%) Service Management
7 11 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 11 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (27.27%) C#
3 23 (26.14%) SQL
4 12 (13.64%) PHP
5 5 (5.68%) Java
6 4 (4.55%) Perl
6 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) C
7 2 (2.27%) Python
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.59%) CCNA
3 14 (15.91%) CCNP
4 11 (12.50%) Degree
4 11 (12.50%) EMC Certification
4 11 (12.50%) MCSE
4 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.55%) RHCSA
6 3 (3.41%) CCIE
7 1 (1.14%) CCDP
7 1 (1.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.86%) WAI
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.55%) Firmware
3 4 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.41%) VirtualBox
4 3 (3.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 6 (6.82%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.68%) Puppet
4 4 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.27%) Ganglia
6 2 (2.27%) Netcool
6 2 (2.27%) SCCM
7 1 (1.14%) Ansible
7 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.14%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.14%) Nagios
7 1 (1.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.77%) Cisco
3 26 (29.55%) VMware
4 17 (19.32%) Oracle
5 13 (14.77%) Citrix
5 13 (14.77%) EMC
6 11 (12.50%) IBM
6 11 (12.50%) Software AG
7 10 (11.36%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.55%) Hitachi
10 4 (4.55%) Veritas
11 3 (3.41%) Avaya
11 3 (3.41%) Dell
11 3 (3.41%) F5
11 3 (3.41%) HP
11 3 (3.41%) Juniper
11 3 (3.41%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 9 days ago