The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 65 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.54% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £56,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +105.45%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.94%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
511 554 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 83.36% 75.89% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 443 444 424
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) C#

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint