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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 208 219 195
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 29 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.62% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.70% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 55
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5096 5847 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.04% 88.82% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 4731 4768
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 26 July 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 -6 17 £40,250 -35.60% 3
Merseyside - 7 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +25 4 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Lancashire +11 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (49.12%) Windows
3 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.11%) VMware
3 24 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 21 (36.84%) DNS
5 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
6 18 (31.58%) XML
7 17 (29.82%) Web Services
7 17 (29.82%) Finance
8 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (28.07%) DHCP
9 15 (26.32%) RDBMS
9 15 (26.32%) OO
9 15 (26.32%) Relational Database
9 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (24.56%) OOP
10 14 (24.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (24.56%) Firewall
11 13 (22.81%) Linux
11 13 (22.81%) C#
11 13 (22.81%) .NET
11 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
11 13 (22.81%) Cisco
12 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (21.05%) Oracle
13 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
13 11 (19.30%) ITIL
13 11 (19.30%) Citrix
13 11 (19.30%) Degree

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 16 (28.07%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (14.04%) Apache
4 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.28%) IIS
4 7 (12.28%) JBoss
4 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.77%) CMS
5 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.75%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.75%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.28%) IaaS
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (12.28%) PaaS
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) DNS
2 16 (28.07%) DHCP
3 14 (24.56%) Firewall
4 10 (17.54%) VPN
5 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 8 (14.04%) HTTP
6 8 (14.04%) SAN
7 4 (7.02%) LAN
7 4 (7.02%) MPLS
7 4 (7.02%) WAN
8 3 (5.26%) Network Security
8 3 (5.26%) VLAN
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.51%) IPsec
9 2 (3.51%) Wireless
10 1 (1.75%) BGP
10 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.75%) Internet
10 1 (1.75%) SSL
10 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 15 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.79%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Marketing
3 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Law
4 4 (7.02%) Publishing
5 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (17.54%) Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Administrator
4 9 (15.79%) BizTalk Administrator
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) XML
2 17 (29.82%) Web Services
3 13 (22.81%) .NET
4 10 (17.54%) EDI
5 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 8 (14.04%) CSS
6 8 (14.04%) HTML
6 8 (14.04%) Middleware
6 8 (14.04%) RESTful
7 4 (7.02%) REST
7 4 (7.02%) SOAP
8 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.51%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.51%) Haml
8 2 (3.51%) Sass
9 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
9 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
1 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (14.04%) N-Tier
1 8 (14.04%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (12.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (12.28%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) BYOD
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.81%) Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.51%) Unix
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) OO
2 14 (24.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (24.56%) OOP
3 11 (19.30%) ITIL
4 10 (17.54%) High Availability
4 10 (17.54%) TOGAF
5 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 9 (15.79%) UML
6 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Stress Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Use Case
7 7 (12.28%) DevOps
7 7 (12.28%) Identity Management
7 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
7 7 (12.28%) Line Management
7 7 (12.28%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (12.28%) Time Management
7 7 (12.28%) Wealth Management
8 5 (8.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) Degree
3 10 (17.54%) CCNA
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.28%) EMC Certification
4 7 (12.28%) MCSE
5 5 (8.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.51%) CCIE
6 2 (3.51%) CCSP
6 2 (3.51%) CISSP
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) WAI
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) vSphere
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) AirWatch
2 4 (7.02%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 24 (42.11%) VMware
2 13 (22.81%) Cisco
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle
4 11 (19.30%) Citrix
5 10 (17.54%) F5
6 7 (12.28%) EMC
6 7 (12.28%) IBM
6 7 (12.28%) MobileIron
6 7 (12.28%) Software AG
7 4 (7.02%) Dell
7 4 (7.02%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.26%) Juniper
9 2 (3.51%) Avaya
10 1 (1.75%) iManage
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) SAP
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