The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 9 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 21 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.80% 0.48% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.00% 0.70% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,125 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.42% -4.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 142 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.75% 67.94% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 75
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Shropshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Telford +22 21 £37,500 +15.38%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (51.52%) DNS
2 17 (51.52%) SSL
2 17 (51.52%) Perl
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) IIS
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) HTTP
2 17 (51.52%) Backup Exec
2 17 (51.52%) Altiris
2 17 (51.52%) VLAN
2 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 17 (51.52%) Bash Shell
2 17 (51.52%) Forefront TMG
3 16 (48.48%) Network Management
3 16 (48.48%) F5
3 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
3 16 (48.48%) Fortinet
3 16 (48.48%) WSUS
3 16 (48.48%) Publishing
3 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 15 (45.45%) VoIP
4 15 (45.45%) WAN
4 15 (45.45%) McAfee
4 15 (45.45%) MPLS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (51.52%) IIS
2 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (33.33%) Moodle
3 9 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (39.39%) MS Visio
2 13 (39.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) HTTP
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
1 17 (51.52%) SSL
1 17 (51.52%) VLAN
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (45.45%) DMVPN
3 15 (45.45%) MPLS
3 15 (45.45%) VoIP
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
4 13 (39.39%) SSH
5 6 (18.18%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) OSPF
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 16 (48.48%) Publishing
2 10 (30.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Design Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Open Source
2 7 (21.21%) VLE
3 3 (9.09%) Wiki
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Network Management
2 15 (45.45%) Change Control
2 15 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (45.45%) WAN Optimisation
2 15 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 9 (27.27%) Time Management
4 4 (12.12%) Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Perl
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
1 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
1 17 (51.52%) Bash Shell
2 11 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) CCNP
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
1 17 (51.52%) Forefront TMG
2 13 (39.39%) vSphere
3 7 (21.21%) Shibboleth
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.12%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Backup Exec
2 16 (48.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (51.52%) Altiris
3 16 (48.48%) Fortinet
3 16 (48.48%) F5
3 16 (48.48%) CheckPoint
4 15 (45.45%) McAfee
4 15 (45.45%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.18%) NetApp
5 6 (18.18%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) OPNET
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) Nokia
6 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds