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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 197 210 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 52 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.54% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 6
Average salary £52,500 £39,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.15%
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
6093 5376 5713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.97% 77.61% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4561 4967
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 £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
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 the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 36 £52,500 +38.15% 1
Cheshire -6 9 £52,500 +50.00%
Merseyside +6 3 - - 1
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 - 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (39.78%) TCP/IP
2 36 (38.71%) Windows
3 34 (36.56%) DNS
4 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
5 29 (31.18%) MS Exchange
5 29 (31.18%) SQL
5 29 (31.18%) MySQL
6 28 (30.11%) .NET
7 24 (25.81%) Web Services
8 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
8 22 (23.66%) Use Case
8 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (22.58%) Clustering
10 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
11 19 (20.43%) C#
11 19 (20.43%) CSS
11 19 (20.43%) VPN
11 19 (20.43%) DHCP
11 19 (20.43%) RESTful
11 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
12 18 (19.35%) Stress Testing
12 18 (19.35%) WAI
12 18 (19.35%) HTTP
12 18 (19.35%) RDBMS
12 18 (19.35%) N-Tier
12 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 18 (19.35%) XML
12 18 (19.35%) UML
12 18 (19.35%) OOP
12 18 (19.35%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 29 (31.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.20%) Lync
3 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.60%) Apache
7 5 (5.38%) IIS
8 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.23%) Jetty
9 3 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.08%) SAS
10 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) PaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Route 53
3 1 (1.08%) IaaS
3 1 (1.08%) ElastiCache
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) TCP/IP
2 34 (36.56%) DNS
3 19 (20.43%) VPN
3 19 (20.43%) DHCP
4 18 (19.35%) HTTP
5 16 (17.20%) MPLS
6 15 (16.13%) Unified Communications
7 13 (13.98%) SMTP
8 12 (12.90%) NAS
8 12 (12.90%) SAN
9 11 (11.83%) WAN
10 10 (10.75%) Firewall
11 7 (7.53%) LAN
12 6 (6.45%) WAAS
13 4 (4.30%) VLAN
14 3 (3.23%) OSPF
14 3 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (3.23%) HSRP
15 2 (2.15%) Network Security
15 2 (2.15%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) MySQL
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
4 18 (19.35%) RDBMS
5 8 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.30%) Big Data
8 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.08%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Maven
1 3 (3.23%) Selenium
1 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Hudson
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) .NET Developer
2 18 (19.35%) C# Developer
2 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (19.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Messaging Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) Exchange Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Architect
7 7 (7.53%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.45%) Network Manager
9 5 (5.38%) Operations Manager
9 5 (5.38%) DBA
9 5 (5.38%) Network Operations Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) .NET
2 24 (25.81%) Web Services
3 19 (20.43%) CSS
3 19 (20.43%) RESTful
4 18 (19.35%) HTML
4 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 18 (19.35%) XML
5 9 (9.68%) LAMP
6 4 (4.30%) jQuery
7 3 (3.23%) Spring MVC
7 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.23%) Spring
8 1 (1.08%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.08%) SOAP
8 1 (1.08%) WCF
8 1 (1.08%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (22.58%) Clustering
3 18 (19.35%) N-Tier
4 15 (16.13%) Blackberry
5 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
6 9 (9.68%) PKI
7 6 (6.45%) FMCG
8 5 (5.38%) Replication
9 2 (2.15%) Statistics
9 2 (2.15%) Open Source
10 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.08%) CMDB
10 1 (1.08%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 36 (38.71%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) Linux
3 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.68%) UNIX
6 4 (4.30%) CentOS
6 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.15%) AIX
7 2 (2.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Use Case
2 18 (19.35%) Stress Testing
2 18 (19.35%) UML
2 18 (19.35%) OOP
2 18 (19.35%) OO
3 13 (13.98%) Change Management
4 12 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 11 (11.83%) Project Management
5 11 (11.83%) ITIL
6 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.75%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.45%) ERP
9 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.30%) TDD
10 4 (4.30%) Database Security
10 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) SQL
2 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.43%) C#
4 11 (11.83%) Perl
5 10 (10.75%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.60%) PHP
7 3 (3.23%) Java
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) Delphi
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.30%) MCSE
2 4 (4.30%) CCNP
2 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.23%) CCEA
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.23%) MCITP
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) MCTS
4 2 (2.15%) CCA
4 2 (2.15%) MCSD
5 1 (1.08%) MCP
5 1 (1.08%) MCSA
5 1 (1.08%) CCEE
5 1 (1.08%) CCAA
5 1 (1.08%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.35%) WAI
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.60%) UAG
4 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.38%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.08%) Docker
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) XenServer
6 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (10.75%) Puppet
2 6 (6.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) VMware
3 10 (10.75%) Symantec
3 10 (10.75%) McAfee
4 7 (7.53%) HP
4 7 (7.53%) Cisco
5 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.45%) SAP
5 6 (6.45%) Ipanema Technologies
6 5 (5.38%) NetApp
7 4 (4.30%) BMC
7 4 (4.30%) EMC
7 4 (4.30%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.23%) JBoss
8 3 (3.23%) Citrix
9 2 (2.15%) Siemens
9 2 (2.15%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.15%) Polycom
9 2 (2.15%) Mitel
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: up to 55k - Plus Pension, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago