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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / North West
Rank 203 195 212
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 41 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.88% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 41
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

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
5360 5005 6095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.33% 88.18% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4449 4180 5061
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -9 32 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Cheshire +5 6 £51,750 +8.94%
Merseyside -5 2 - -
Lancashire -5 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 45 (50.56%) Windows
2 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
3 35 (39.33%) Cisco
4 32 (35.96%) Windows Server
5 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
6 30 (33.71%) SQL
7 29 (32.58%) Linux
8 28 (31.46%) OOP
8 28 (31.46%) OO
8 28 (31.46%) Web Services
8 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
9 27 (30.34%) MySQL
9 27 (30.34%) DNS
10 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
12 22 (24.72%) C#
12 22 (24.72%) .NET
13 21 (23.60%) HTML
13 21 (23.60%) CSS
13 21 (23.60%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (22.47%) WAN
14 20 (22.47%) Oracle
15 19 (21.35%) XML
15 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
15 19 (21.35%) JBoss
15 19 (21.35%) UML
15 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
15 19 (21.35%) N-Tier
15 19 (21.35%) RDBMS
15 19 (21.35%) HTTP

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 19 (21.35%) JBoss
1 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
2 17 (19.10%) IIS
3 8 (8.99%) Apache
3 8 (8.99%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.37%) CMS
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) WordPress
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.99%) IaaS
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.99%) PaaS
2 8 (8.99%) SaaS
3 4 (4.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) DNS
2 20 (22.47%) WAN
3 19 (21.35%) HTTP
4 17 (19.10%) Firewall
4 17 (19.10%) LAN
5 16 (17.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (16.85%) DHCP
7 14 (15.73%) NetScaler
8 12 (13.48%) SAN
9 11 (12.36%) VPN
10 9 (10.11%) Internet
10 9 (10.11%) SMTP
10 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.74%) VoIP
12 5 (5.62%) BGP
12 5 (5.62%) EIGRP
12 5 (5.62%) Network Security
13 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (4.49%) Wireless
14 3 (3.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 27 (30.34%) MySQL
3 19 (21.35%) RDBMS
3 19 (21.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Big Data
5 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.37%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.12%) git-flow
3 1 (1.12%) RSpec
General
1 19 (21.35%) Marketing
2 18 (20.22%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) .NET Developer
2 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (21.35%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (21.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (21.35%) C# Developer
3 13 (14.61%) Consultant
4 12 (13.48%) Network Consultant
5 11 (12.36%) Network Design Consultant
5 11 (12.36%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.49%) Administrator
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.49%) Unix Support
8 3 (3.37%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.46%) Web Services
2 22 (24.72%) .NET
3 21 (23.60%) CSS
3 21 (23.60%) HTML
4 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
4 19 (21.35%) RESTful
4 19 (21.35%) XML
5 8 (8.99%) Middleware
6 3 (3.37%) Ember.js
6 3 (3.37%) jQuery
6 3 (3.37%) REST
7 2 (2.25%) LAMP
7 2 (2.25%) Laravel
8 1 (1.12%) Resque
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
2 25 (28.09%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (21.35%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (21.35%) N-Tier
4 15 (16.85%) Clustering
5 8 (8.99%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (8.99%) Public Cloud
5 8 (8.99%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.37%) NHS
6 3 (3.37%) VLE
7 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.12%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.12%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Windows
2 32 (35.96%) Windows Server
3 29 (32.58%) Linux
4 11 (12.36%) AIX
5 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.24%) Unix
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.12%) CentOS
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) OO
1 28 (31.46%) OOP
2 19 (21.35%) Non-Functional Testing
2 19 (21.35%) Stress Testing
2 19 (21.35%) UML
2 19 (21.35%) Use Case
3 17 (19.10%) ITIL
4 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.48%) Capacity Management
4 12 (13.48%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.36%) Change Management
5 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.36%) Incident Management
5 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.36%) Network Design
6 10 (11.24%) DevOps
6 10 (11.24%) ITIL V3
7 9 (10.11%) Refactoring
7 9 (10.11%) Regression Testing
7 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) SQL
2 24 (26.97%) JavaScript
3 22 (24.72%) C#
4 13 (14.61%) Java
5 12 (13.48%) PHP
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) R
7 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.85%) CCNA
3 12 (13.48%) CCNP
4 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 8 (8.99%) EMC Certification
4 8 (8.99%) MCSE
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) CCIE
5 2 (2.25%) CCSE
6 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.12%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.35%) WAI
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) Firmware
3 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
5 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Ganglia
1 11 (12.36%) Netcool
2 8 (8.99%) AirWatch
3 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.25%) Puppet
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) Nagios
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.12%) SCCM
5 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Cisco
2 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.47%) Oracle
4 18 (20.22%) VMware
5 13 (14.61%) SolarWinds
6 11 (12.36%) AppDynamics
7 9 (10.11%) Citrix
7 9 (10.11%) EMC
8 8 (8.99%) IBM
8 8 (8.99%) Software AG
9 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.49%) F5
10 4 (4.49%) HP
10 4 (4.49%) Juniper
11 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.37%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.25%) Dell
12 2 (2.25%) Meraki
13 1 (1.12%) Dell Compellent
13 1 (1.12%) EqualLogic
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