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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 217 176 212
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +36
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 38 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 1.21% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.36% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 75 45
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
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
5612 5939 6417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.46% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4688 4921 5272
Median salary £42,500 £42,049 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 17 £37,500 -33.33% 4
Cheshire -5 11 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Merseyside -15 9 £27,500 -60.71% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 33 (48.53%) VMware
6 31 (45.59%) DNS
7 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
8 24 (35.29%) Linux
9 23 (33.82%) ITIL
10 22 (32.35%) C#
10 22 (32.35%) .NET
10 22 (32.35%) OO
10 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (32.35%) RDBMS
10 22 (32.35%) DHCP
10 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
10 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (29.41%) Cisco
11 20 (29.41%) Oracle
12 19 (27.94%) Firewall
12 19 (27.94%) MySQL
12 19 (27.94%) OOP
13 18 (26.47%) CCNA
13 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
15 16 (23.53%) Citrix
15 16 (23.53%) Web Services
15 16 (23.53%) XML
16 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET

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 13 (19.12%) Apache
1 13 (19.12%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.65%) IIS
2 12 (17.65%) JBoss
2 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.88%) CMS
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (17.65%) IaaS
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (17.65%) PaaS
1 12 (17.65%) SaaS
2 7 (10.29%) Office 365
3 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) DNS
2 22 (32.35%) DHCP
3 19 (27.94%) Firewall
4 15 (22.06%) HTTP
4 15 (22.06%) SAN
4 15 (22.06%) VPN
5 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.29%) Network Security
7 6 (8.82%) Wireless
8 4 (5.88%) LAN
8 4 (5.88%) LDAP
8 4 (5.88%) MPLS
8 4 (5.88%) VoIP
8 4 (5.88%) WAN
9 3 (4.41%) BGP
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.41%) EIGRP
9 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.94%) IPsec
10 2 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (32.35%) RDBMS
2 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
3 19 (27.94%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.41%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (22.06%) Marketing
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Finance
4 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.88%) Law
5 4 (5.88%) Publishing
6 3 (4.41%) Back Office
7 2 (2.94%) Legal
8 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Architect
2 15 (22.06%) .NET Developer
2 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (22.06%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (22.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (22.06%) C# Developer
2 15 (22.06%) Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (16.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Support Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) .NET
2 16 (23.53%) Web Services
2 16 (23.53%) XML
3 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (22.06%) CSS
3 15 (22.06%) HTML
3 15 (22.06%) RESTful
4 12 (17.65%) Middleware
5 4 (5.88%) REST
5 4 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (22.06%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (22.06%) N-Tier
3 12 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (17.65%) Public Cloud
3 12 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (14.71%) Clustering
5 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.41%) NHS
6 2 (2.94%) IPTV
7 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) Online Games
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.29%) Linux
4 18 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.76%) Unix
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.35%) Solaris
8 4 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 22 (32.35%) OO
3 19 (27.94%) OOP
4 16 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 15 (22.06%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (22.06%) Stress Testing
5 15 (22.06%) TOGAF
5 15 (22.06%) UML
5 15 (22.06%) Use Case
6 13 (19.12%) DevOps
7 12 (17.65%) Identity Management
7 12 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 12 (17.65%) Line Management
7 12 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 12 (17.65%) Wealth Management
8 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.29%) Service Management
10 5 (7.35%) High Availability
10 5 (7.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) C#
2 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 4 (5.88%) Perl
4 4 (5.88%) PHP
4 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (26.47%) CCNA
3 15 (22.06%) Degree
3 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (17.65%) EMC Certification
4 12 (17.65%) MCSE
5 10 (14.71%) CCNP
6 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.88%) RHCSA
8 3 (4.41%) CCIE
9 2 (2.94%) CCSP
9 2 (2.94%) CISSP
10 1 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) WAI
2 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) vSphere
4 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (5.88%) XenApp
5 3 (4.41%) Firmware
5 3 (4.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) AirWatch
2 6 (8.82%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.35%) Puppet
4 4 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (5.88%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (48.53%) VMware
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco
3 20 (29.41%) Oracle
4 16 (23.53%) Citrix
5 14 (20.59%) EMC
6 12 (17.65%) IBM
6 12 (17.65%) Software AG
7 7 (10.29%) F5
8 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.35%) Dell
10 4 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (5.88%) EqualLogic
10 4 (5.88%) Hitachi
10 4 (5.88%) MobileIron
10 4 (5.88%) Veritas
11 3 (4.41%) Avaya
12 2 (2.94%) Juniper
13 1 (1.47%) Apple
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