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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 77 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 2 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.26% 0.55% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.68% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £44,500 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
698 591 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 89.37% 81.40% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 591 493 347
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) IaaS
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) OO

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) F5