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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 216 176 219
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +43
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 43 71 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 1.17% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.33% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 63 49
Median salary £39,000 £56,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.97% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
Load Balancing
England

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
5588 5349 6504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.19% 87.83% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4691 4390 5576
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 28 £38,000 -16.48% 4
Merseyside -4 10 £50,500 -5.16%
Cheshire -18 5 £39,000 -51.25%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 (52.44%) Windows
2 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 38 (46.34%) DNS
3 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
4 37 (45.12%) Windows Server
5 34 (41.46%) VMware
6 32 (39.02%) Cisco
7 30 (36.59%) Linux
8 27 (32.93%) ITIL
8 27 (32.93%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (31.71%) OO
9 26 (31.71%) MySQL
9 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
10 25 (30.49%) C#
10 25 (30.49%) .NET
10 25 (30.49%) OOP
10 25 (30.49%) Active Directory
11 24 (29.27%) DHCP
11 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
12 23 (28.05%) Relational Database
13 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
14 21 (25.61%) Firewall
14 21 (25.61%) Oracle
14 21 (25.61%) Web Services
14 21 (25.61%) CCNA
15 19 (23.17%) CSS
15 19 (23.17%) HTML
15 19 (23.17%) SQL
15 19 (23.17%) SAN

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 16 (19.51%) IIS
2 14 (17.07%) Apache
2 14 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 13 (15.85%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (15.85%) JBoss
4 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
5 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.10%) CMS
6 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.85%) IaaS
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.85%) PaaS
2 13 (15.85%) SaaS
3 7 (8.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.34%) DNS
2 24 (29.27%) DHCP
3 21 (25.61%) Firewall
4 19 (23.17%) SAN
5 18 (21.95%) HTTP
6 17 (20.73%) VPN
7 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
8 12 (14.63%) WAN
9 10 (12.20%) LAN
10 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (10.98%) Wireless
11 8 (9.76%) VoIP
12 7 (8.54%) Network Security
13 5 (6.10%) BGP
13 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
13 5 (6.10%) MPLS
13 5 (6.10%) NetScaler
14 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
14 4 (4.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (31.71%) MySQL
3 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
3 23 (28.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (21.95%) Marketing
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.98%) Finance
5 4 (4.88%) Back Office
5 4 (4.88%) Publishing
6 2 (2.44%) Games
6 2 (2.44%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Architect
3 18 (21.95%) .NET Developer
3 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (21.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (21.95%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (15.85%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (15.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) Network Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) .NET
2 21 (25.61%) Web Services
3 19 (23.17%) CSS
3 19 (23.17%) HTML
4 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 18 (21.95%) RESTful
4 18 (21.95%) XML
5 13 (15.85%) Middleware
6 5 (6.10%) REST
7 4 (4.88%) SOAP
8 3 (3.66%) jQuery
9 2 (2.44%) LAMP
10 1 (1.22%) Ember.js
10 1 (1.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (21.95%) N-Tier
3 13 (15.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (15.85%) Public Cloud
3 13 (15.85%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (13.41%) Clustering
5 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) NHS
8 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.44%) IPTV
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.22%) Online Games
9 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (52.44%) Windows
2 37 (45.12%) Windows Server
3 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 19 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.98%) Unix
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.10%) Solaris
9 4 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.22%) CentOS
12 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) ITIL
2 26 (31.71%) OO
3 25 (30.49%) OOP
4 19 (23.17%) Mentoring
5 18 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
5 18 (21.95%) Stress Testing
5 18 (21.95%) UML
5 18 (21.95%) Use Case
6 16 (19.51%) TOGAF
7 15 (18.29%) DevOps
8 13 (15.85%) Identity Management
8 13 (15.85%) ITIL V3
8 13 (15.85%) Line Management
8 13 (15.85%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (15.85%) PRINCE2
8 13 (15.85%) Wealth Management
9 9 (10.98%) Service Management
10 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) C#
2 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.17%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) PHP
5 7 (8.54%) Java
6 4 (4.88%) Perl
6 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.44%) C
7 2 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) R
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (25.61%) CCNA
3 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (17.07%) Degree
5 13 (15.85%) CCNP
5 13 (15.85%) EMC Certification
5 13 (15.85%) MCSE
6 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.88%) RHCSA
8 3 (3.66%) CCIE
9 1 (1.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) WAI
2 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (30.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.88%) Firmware
3 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (4.88%) XenApp
4 3 (3.66%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.66%) vSphere
5 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) AirWatch
2 6 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.10%) Puppet
4 4 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (4.88%) SCCM
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.22%) Ansible
7 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.22%) Nagios
7 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.46%) VMware
3 32 (39.02%) Cisco
4 21 (25.61%) Oracle
5 17 (20.73%) Citrix
6 15 (18.29%) EMC
7 13 (15.85%) IBM
7 13 (15.85%) Software AG
8 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
9 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.88%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (4.88%) EqualLogic
10 4 (4.88%) Hitachi
10 4 (4.88%) Veritas
11 3 (3.66%) Avaya
11 3 (3.66%) F5
12 2 (2.44%) Juniper
12 2 (2.44%) Meraki
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