The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 63 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.36% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 449 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.05% 80.04% 73.90%
Number of salaries quoted 363 381 340
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Load Balancing
West Midlands

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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £52,500 -
Cannock - 1 - -
Load Balancing
West Midlands

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Cisco
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
2 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) Internet
4 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) Games
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
4 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (31.58%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Brocade
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) HTTP
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Security Management
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) BIG-IP
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 6 (31.58%) NetScaler
3 6 (31.58%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) HTTP
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) SSL
8 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Security Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Security Management
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) BCP
2 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CCSP
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Brocade
4 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless