The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 203 203 175
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 39 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.36% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.42% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 41
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,600 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
Load Balancing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5339 4489 4339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.71% 85.05% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 3735 3627
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 9 £51,250 - 2
Warwickshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 8 £35,000 -
Solihull +20 6 £49,500 +135.71% 1
Birmingham -10 4 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Dudley +3 1 £26,500 -8.62%
Staffordshire -3 1 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 59 (65.56%) Firewall
2 39 (43.33%) Cisco
3 34 (37.78%) Linux
4 33 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (35.56%) LAN
6 31 (34.44%) CCNP
6 31 (34.44%) WAN
7 25 (27.78%) F5
8 24 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (24.44%) VPN
10 21 (23.33%) Windows
11 20 (22.22%) CCNA
12 17 (18.89%) HTTP
13 16 (17.78%) Wireless
13 16 (17.78%) Microservices
14 15 (16.67%) Puppet
15 14 (15.56%) VMware
15 14 (15.56%) Kubernetes
15 14 (15.56%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (15.56%) DevOps
15 14 (15.56%) Mesos
16 13 (14.44%) CCIE
16 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.44%) MySQL
17 12 (13.33%) ITIL
17 12 (13.33%) Citrix
17 12 (13.33%) MPLS
17 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
18 11 (12.22%) Kibana
18 11 (12.22%) Docker

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.11%) Apache
2 10 (11.11%) nginx
3 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.56%) IIS
5 4 (4.44%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.11%) CMS
8 1 (1.11%) Moodle
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.44%) Office 365
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 59 (65.56%) Firewall
2 32 (35.56%) LAN
3 31 (34.44%) WAN
4 22 (24.44%) VPN
5 17 (18.89%) HTTP
6 16 (17.78%) Wireless
7 12 (13.33%) MPLS
8 11 (12.22%) FTP
8 11 (12.22%) OSPF
9 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 10 (11.11%) VLAN
10 9 (10.00%) DNS
10 9 (10.00%) Internet
10 9 (10.00%) SAN
11 8 (8.89%) VoIP
12 7 (7.78%) BGP
12 7 (7.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (7.78%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (7.78%) Network Security
12 7 (7.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) InfluxDB
3 9 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 20 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Consultant
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Web Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Network Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) ELK Stack
2 5 (5.56%) Middleware
3 4 (4.44%) LAMP
3 4 (4.44%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.78%) Clustering
4 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.44%) Economics
5 4 (4.44%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.33%) Fintech
7 2 (2.22%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) EFT
8 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.78%) Linux
2 21 (23.33%) Windows
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.00%) Unix
4 9 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.44%) MVS
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (17.78%) Microservices
3 14 (15.56%) DevOps
4 12 (13.33%) ITIL
5 10 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 8 (8.89%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Network Architecture
8 6 (6.67%) High Availability
8 6 (6.67%) Network Design
8 6 (6.67%) Network Management
8 6 (6.67%) Web Operations
9 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 4 (4.44%) ITSM
10 4 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.44%) Service Management
10 4 (4.44%) SOA
10 4 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) Shell Script
2 6 (6.67%) Java
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
3 4 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.22%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (1.11%) C
5 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (34.44%) CCNP
3 20 (22.22%) CCNA
4 13 (14.44%) CCIE
5 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.56%) CCDA
6 5 (5.56%) CCDP
6 5 (5.56%) CCSA
6 5 (5.56%) CCSE
6 5 (5.56%) Degree
6 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.44%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.33%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.33%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.11%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) Docker
2 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) iptables
5 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) Snort
5 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.22%) vSphere
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) Puppet
2 14 (15.56%) Kubernetes
2 14 (15.56%) Mesos
3 11 (12.22%) Grafana
3 11 (12.22%) Icinga
3 11 (12.22%) Kibana
3 11 (12.22%) logstash
3 11 (12.22%) Nagios
4 5 (5.56%) FortiGate
5 4 (4.44%) HAProxy
5 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.33%) QRadar
7 2 (2.22%) Nessus
7 2 (2.22%) Nexpose
7 2 (2.22%) Proventia
7 2 (2.22%) SCCM
8 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.11%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Cisco
2 25 (27.78%) F5
3 14 (15.56%) VMware
4 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.33%) Citrix
6 11 (12.22%) Juniper
7 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.00%) HP
7 9 (10.00%) Oracle
8 5 (5.56%) Aruba
8 5 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.44%) Radware
9 4 (4.44%) Splunk
10 3 (3.33%) Avaya
10 3 (3.33%) Cognizant
11 2 (2.22%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.22%) NetApp
11 2 (2.22%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.11%) Meraki
12 1 (1.11%) Riverbed
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago