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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 223 193 199
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 28 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.80% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.97% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
5473 5762 5994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.78% 82.64% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4423 4582 5130
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Cheshire +4 11 £52,500 +133.33% 5
Manchester -32 11 £56,250 +40.62% 5
Lancashire - 6 £32,500 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Linux
2 31 (45.59%) Cisco
3 28 (41.18%) MySQL
4 26 (38.24%) SQL
5 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
6 23 (33.82%) Firewall
7 22 (32.35%) DNS
8 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 20 (29.41%) VMware
9 19 (27.94%) Web Services
10 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (25.00%) UNIX
12 16 (23.53%) Migration
12 16 (23.53%) HTTP
12 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
13 15 (22.06%) CentOS
13 15 (22.06%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (22.06%) Apache
14 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
14 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle
14 13 (19.12%) .NET
14 13 (19.12%) DevOps
15 12 (17.65%) PHP
15 12 (17.65%) XML
15 12 (17.65%) Solaris
15 12 (17.65%) LAN
15 12 (17.65%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 15 (22.06%) Apache
2 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
3 11 (16.18%) nginx
4 9 (13.24%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.88%) OpenStack
7 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.88%) IIS
7 4 (5.88%) Jetty
8 3 (4.41%) CMS
8 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.47%) WordPress
10 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Magento
2 3 (4.41%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon S3
2 9 (13.24%) Route 53
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (7.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.41%) SaaS
5 3 (4.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) Firewall
2 22 (32.35%) DNS
3 16 (23.53%) HTTP
4 12 (17.65%) LAN
4 12 (17.65%) VLAN
5 11 (16.18%) Network Security
5 11 (16.18%) WAN
5 11 (16.18%) SMTP
6 10 (14.71%) DHCP
6 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 10 (14.71%) Internet
7 9 (13.24%) VoIP
8 7 (10.29%) VPN
8 7 (10.29%) Broadband
9 5 (7.35%) SAN
9 5 (7.35%) Wireless
9 5 (7.35%) SSH
10 4 (5.88%) SSL
10 4 (5.88%) MPLS
10 4 (5.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) MySQL
2 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.76%) Big Data
3 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.35%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Maven
1 4 (5.88%) Hudson
1 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) JUnit
2 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (14.71%) Technical Architect
2 10 (14.71%) Administrator
3 9 (13.24%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Design Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) Web Services
2 13 (19.12%) .NET
3 12 (17.65%) XML
4 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.24%) LAMP
6 8 (11.76%) RESTful
6 8 (11.76%) CSS
6 8 (11.76%) HTML
7 5 (7.35%) J2EE
7 5 (7.35%) JSON
8 4 (5.88%) EDI
9 3 (4.41%) XSLT
9 3 (4.41%) Servlets
10 1 (1.47%) Memcached
10 1 (1.47%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 7 (10.29%) Replication
5 6 (8.82%) Clustering
6 5 (7.35%) Telematics
6 5 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (4.41%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.94%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Linux
3 17 (25.00%) UNIX
4 15 (22.06%) CentOS
5 12 (17.65%) Solaris
6 9 (13.24%) AIX
7 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.35%) Android
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.94%) Debian
11 2 (2.94%) OpenBSD
11 2 (2.94%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Migration
2 15 (22.06%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
3 13 (19.12%) DevOps
4 11 (16.18%) UML
5 9 (13.24%) Stress Testing
5 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.76%) Use Case
6 8 (11.76%) OOP
6 8 (11.76%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) Information Security
8 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.82%) Project Management
8 6 (8.82%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (7.35%) Line Management
9 5 (7.35%) Service Management
9 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 12 (17.65%) PHP
3 11 (16.18%) C#
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) Java
5 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 4 (5.88%) Ruby
7 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) Python
7 3 (4.41%) VBScript
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.24%) MCSD
3 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 9 (13.24%) CCNP
3 9 (13.24%) CCA
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (13.24%) CCEA
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) CCIE
5 6 (8.82%) CCNA
6 4 (5.88%) Degree
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.94%) NCDA
9 1 (1.47%) NCIE
9 1 (1.47%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.47%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) WAI
2 6 (8.82%) SLA
3 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.41%) QA
5 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) iptables
3 3 (4.41%) KVM
3 3 (4.41%) Ceph
3 3 (4.41%) Varnish
4 2 (2.94%) Dovecot
4 2 (2.94%) Openswan
4 2 (2.94%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (2.94%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (2.94%) Corosync
4 2 (2.94%) Postfix
4 2 (2.94%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.94%) XenServer
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (1.47%) Xen
5 1 (1.47%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
2 4 (5.88%) Nagios
2 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.41%) cPanel
3 3 (4.41%) Plesk
4 2 (2.94%) yum
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.94%) Cacti
4 2 (2.94%) Munin
4 2 (2.94%) Pacemaker
4 2 (2.94%) logstash
4 2 (2.94%) Rsyslog
4 2 (2.94%) Bacula
4 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.47%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco
2 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.41%) VMware
4 13 (19.12%) Oracle
5 11 (16.18%) Citrix
5 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
6 10 (14.71%) HP
6 10 (14.71%) EMC
7 6 (8.82%) Juniper
8 4 (5.88%) RightScale
9 3 (4.41%) F5
9 3 (4.41%) Percona
9 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.94%) Symantec
10 2 (2.94%) Sophos
10 2 (2.94%) NetApp
10 2 (2.94%) IronPort
11 1 (1.47%) Hyland
11 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire
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