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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 213 216 242
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 48 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 10
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
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
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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 +12 29 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Cheshire -4 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Cumbria - 4 £62,500 -
Merseyside +5 2 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 38 (38.78%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) TCP/IP
3 34 (34.69%) DNS
4 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 28 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 28 (28.57%) SQL
5 28 (28.57%) MySQL
6 27 (27.55%) .NET
7 23 (23.47%) Web Services
8 22 (22.45%) Clustering
9 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (20.41%) Finance
11 19 (19.39%) Use Case
11 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
11 19 (19.39%) VPN
11 19 (19.39%) DHCP
12 18 (18.37%) C#
12 18 (18.37%) CSS
12 18 (18.37%) RESTful
12 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 17 (17.35%) Stress Testing
13 17 (17.35%) WAI
13 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET
13 17 (17.35%) XML
13 17 (17.35%) Linux
13 17 (17.35%) UML
13 17 (17.35%) OOP
13 17 (17.35%) OO
13 17 (17.35%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 28 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.33%) Lync
3 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.16%) Apache
7 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.10%) IIS
8 5 (5.10%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
10 3 (3.06%) Jetty
11 1 (1.02%) SAS
11 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.02%) PaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Route 53
4 1 (1.02%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) ElastiCache
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.76%) TCP/IP
2 34 (34.69%) DNS
3 19 (19.39%) VPN
3 19 (19.39%) DHCP
4 17 (17.35%) HTTP
5 16 (16.33%) WAN
5 16 (16.33%) MPLS
6 15 (15.31%) Unified Communications
7 13 (13.27%) Firewall
7 13 (13.27%) SMTP
8 12 (12.24%) LAN
8 12 (12.24%) SAN
8 12 (12.24%) NAS
9 9 (9.18%) WAAS
10 6 (6.12%) VLAN
11 3 (3.06%) Internet
11 3 (3.06%) OSPF
11 3 (3.06%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (3.06%) HSRP
12 2 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.57%) MySQL
2 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
3 18 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 17 (17.35%) RDBMS
5 9 (9.18%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.08%) Big Data
8 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.02%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Maven
1 3 (3.06%) Selenium
1 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.02%) Hudson
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (20.41%) Finance
2 15 (15.31%) Marketing
3 4 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Developer
2 17 (17.35%) .NET Developer
2 17 (17.35%) C# Developer
2 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (17.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (17.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) Exchange Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Architect
6 12 (12.24%) Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.14%) Network Manager
8 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.10%) DBA
9 5 (5.10%) Operations Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Network Operations Manager
10 4 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) Web Services
3 18 (18.37%) CSS
3 18 (18.37%) RESTful
4 17 (17.35%) HTML
4 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET
4 17 (17.35%) XML
5 9 (9.18%) LAMP
6 4 (4.08%) jQuery
7 3 (3.06%) Spring MVC
7 3 (3.06%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.06%) Spring
8 1 (1.02%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.02%) SOAP
8 1 (1.02%) WCF
8 1 (1.02%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Clustering
2 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (17.35%) N-Tier
4 15 (15.31%) Blackberry
5 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (11.22%) Management Information System
7 9 (9.18%) PKI
7 9 (9.18%) FMCG
8 5 (5.10%) Replication
9 3 (3.06%) CMDB
10 2 (2.04%) Open Source
10 2 (2.04%) Statistics
11 1 (1.02%) SecurID
11 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.78%) Windows
2 17 (17.35%) Linux
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.22%) UNIX
5 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.08%) AIX
6 4 (4.08%) Solaris
6 4 (4.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.39%) Use Case
2 17 (17.35%) Stress Testing
2 17 (17.35%) UML
2 17 (17.35%) OOP
2 17 (17.35%) OO
3 13 (13.27%) Change Management
4 12 (12.24%) Project Management
4 12 (12.24%) Problem Management
5 11 (11.22%) ITIL
6 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.20%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.18%) ERP
8 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.10%) Migration
11 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.08%) TDD
11 4 (4.08%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) SQL
2 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.37%) C#
4 11 (11.22%) Perl
5 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.16%) PHP
7 3 (3.06%) Java
8 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.02%) Delphi
9 1 (1.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.02%) Groovy
9 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) MCSE
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.08%) MCSD
3 4 (4.08%) CCNP
3 4 (4.08%) CCA
3 4 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (4.08%) CCEA
3 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.04%) MCTS
4 2 (2.04%) MCITP
4 2 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.02%) MCP
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) WAI
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.16%) UAG
4 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (10.20%) Puppet
2 6 (6.12%) Nagios
3 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) VMware
3 10 (10.20%) Symantec
3 10 (10.20%) McAfee
4 9 (9.18%) Ipanema Technologies
4 9 (9.18%) Business Objects
4 9 (9.18%) SAP
5 7 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) Citrix
7 3 (3.06%) NetApp
7 3 (3.06%) JBoss
7 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.04%) Mitel
8 2 (2.04%) Polycom
8 2 (2.04%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.04%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.04%) EMC
8 2 (2.04%) Siemens
8 2 (2.04%) BMC
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