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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 212 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 36 50 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.70% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.84% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 57
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.75%
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
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -15 15 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Cumbria - 10 £62,500 - 1
Cheshire +3 8 £34,000 -32.00% 3
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 47 (54.65%) Windows
3 40 (46.51%) Web Services
4 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
4 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
5 33 (38.37%) HTML
5 33 (38.37%) .NET
5 33 (38.37%) CSS
6 31 (36.05%) UNIX
7 30 (34.88%) Linux
7 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
8 29 (33.72%) MySQL
9 24 (27.91%) Migration
10 22 (25.58%) Cisco
10 22 (25.58%) DNS
11 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
11 21 (24.42%) C#
11 21 (24.42%) UML
11 21 (24.42%) XML
11 21 (24.42%) Firewall
11 21 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (22.09%) RESTful
12 19 (22.09%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (22.09%) Marketing
12 19 (22.09%) WAI
12 19 (22.09%) Use Case
12 19 (22.09%) Stress Testing
12 19 (22.09%) OOP
12 19 (22.09%) OO
12 19 (22.09%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 19 (22.09%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (10.47%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (9.30%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 7 (8.14%) WordPress
7 5 (5.81%) Apache
8 3 (3.49%) nginx
9 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.33%) CMS
9 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Tridion
1 2 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.77%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.49%) SaaS
4 2 (2.33%) Route 53
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) DNS
2 21 (24.42%) Firewall
3 19 (22.09%) HTTP
4 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.60%) SMTP
6 14 (16.28%) SAN
7 12 (13.95%) VLAN
7 12 (13.95%) NAS
8 11 (12.79%) WAN
9 10 (11.63%) LAN
10 9 (10.47%) Internet
10 9 (10.47%) VPN
11 7 (8.14%) VoIP
11 7 (8.14%) Broadband
12 5 (5.81%) Network Security
13 4 (4.65%) MPLS
14 3 (3.49%) SSL
14 3 (3.49%) BGP
15 2 (2.33%) DSLAM
15 2 (2.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (33.72%) MySQL
3 19 (22.09%) Relational Database
3 19 (22.09%) RDBMS
4 14 (16.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) Big Data
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 19 (22.09%) Marketing
2 9 (10.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
2 19 (22.09%) .NET Developer
2 19 (22.09%) C# Developer
2 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (22.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (22.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (18.60%) Architect
4 14 (16.28%) Web Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) Web Services
2 33 (38.37%) HTML
2 33 (38.37%) .NET
2 33 (38.37%) CSS
3 21 (24.42%) ASP.NET
3 21 (24.42%) XML
4 19 (22.09%) RESTful
5 14 (16.28%) HTML5
5 14 (16.28%) Ajax
5 14 (16.28%) jQuery
6 7 (8.14%) Phalcon
7 3 (3.49%) LAMP
8 2 (2.33%) JSON
8 2 (2.33%) XSLT
8 2 (2.33%) EDI
8 2 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) N-Tier
1 19 (22.09%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (17.44%) Clustering
3 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.81%) Replication
5 4 (4.65%) Telematics
6 3 (3.49%) CMDB
6 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.49%) BYOD
7 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) Open Source
8 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (54.65%) Windows
2 31 (36.05%) UNIX
3 30 (34.88%) Linux
4 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.79%) Solaris
7 9 (10.47%) AIX
8 5 (5.81%) CentOS
9 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.33%) Android
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.33%) OpenBSD
11 2 (2.33%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Migration
2 21 (24.42%) UML
3 19 (22.09%) OOP
3 19 (22.09%) OO
3 19 (22.09%) Use Case
3 19 (22.09%) Stress Testing
4 17 (19.77%) E-Commerce
4 17 (19.77%) ITIL
5 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.44%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (8.14%) DevOps
8 6 (6.98%) Information Security
8 6 (6.98%) Change Control
9 5 (5.81%) Service Management
9 5 (5.81%) Coaching
10 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.65%) Information Security Management
10 4 (4.65%) Security Management
11 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.42%) C#
4 19 (22.09%) PHP
5 14 (16.28%) Perl
5 14 (16.28%) VB.NET
6 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.49%) Python
8 2 (2.33%) VBScript
8 2 (2.33%) Java
8 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) MCSD
3 9 (10.47%) MCSE
3 9 (10.47%) CCA
3 9 (10.47%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (10.47%) CCEA
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.81%) CCNP
6 3 (3.49%) CCNA
7 2 (2.33%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.16%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.16%) CCSE
8 1 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
8 1 (1.16%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) WAI
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.49%) iptables
3 2 (2.33%) NFS
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.33%) Postfix
3 2 (2.33%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.33%) XenServer
3 2 (2.33%) Varnish
3 2 (2.33%) Dovecot
3 2 (2.33%) Openswan
3 2 (2.33%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (2.33%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (2.33%) Corosync
3 2 (2.33%) KVM
3 2 (2.33%) Ceph
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Norton AntiVirus
1 12 (13.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (5.81%) Nagios
3 3 (3.49%) Puppet
3 3 (3.49%) Cacti
4 2 (2.33%) Munin
4 2 (2.33%) yum
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (2.33%) logstash
4 2 (2.33%) Rsyslog
4 2 (2.33%) Bacula
4 2 (2.33%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.58%) Cisco
3 17 (19.77%) VMware
4 12 (13.95%) Symantec
4 12 (13.95%) IronPort
5 11 (12.79%) Oracle
5 11 (12.79%) Citrix
6 10 (11.63%) HP
7 9 (10.47%) EMC
8 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.65%) Percona
10 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.49%) Juniper
11 2 (2.33%) Sophos
12 1 (1.16%) NETGEAR
12 1 (1.16%) Hyland
12 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.16%) Capita
12 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.16%) Draytek
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0. - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year plus Bonus, Beneifts and Pension
Posted: 26 days ago