The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 67 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Load Balancing
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 697 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 81.05% 89.24% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 424 589 480
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Sheffield region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) L2TP
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) L2TP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCSA
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5