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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 187 167 187
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 38 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.88% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.03% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 35
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,250 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
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
4828 4361 4865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.54% 85.75% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 3647 4277
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Warwickshire +16 13 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Herefordshire - 9 £47,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 7 £47,500 -
Shropshire -8 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham -25 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Dudley 0 2 £32,000 +26.73%
Solihull -11 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 33 (56.90%) Cisco
1 33 (56.90%) CCNP
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (56.90%) Firewall
2 29 (50.00%) WAN
3 28 (48.28%) LAN
4 27 (46.55%) F5
5 21 (36.21%) Linux
6 18 (31.03%) CCNA
7 17 (29.31%) VPN
7 17 (29.31%) High Availability
8 16 (27.59%) VoIP
8 16 (27.59%) CCIE
9 15 (25.86%) Apache
9 15 (25.86%) ATM
9 15 (25.86%) Java
9 15 (25.86%) PHP
9 15 (25.86%) Web Services
9 15 (25.86%) Network Security
9 15 (25.86%) RESTful
10 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
10 14 (24.14%) jQuery
10 14 (24.14%) Ajax
10 14 (24.14%) Marketing
10 14 (24.14%) Refactoring
10 14 (24.14%) MVC
10 14 (24.14%) LAMP
10 14 (24.14%) CSS
10 14 (24.14%) SOAP

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 15 (25.86%) Apache
2 14 (24.14%) lighttpd
3 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (56.90%) Firewall
2 29 (50.00%) WAN
3 28 (48.28%) LAN
4 17 (29.31%) VPN
5 16 (27.59%) VoIP
6 15 (25.86%) ATM
6 15 (25.86%) Network Security
7 14 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (22.41%) MPLS
9 12 (20.69%) DNS
9 12 (20.69%) OSPF
10 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (18.97%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (18.97%) HSRP
11 9 (15.52%) BGP-4
11 9 (15.52%) DHCP
11 9 (15.52%) DMVPN
11 9 (15.52%) IPv6
12 6 (10.34%) Wireless
13 5 (8.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) MySQL
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (24.14%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Developer
4 14 (24.14%) Angular Developer
4 14 (24.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 14 (24.14%) HTML Developer
4 14 (24.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (24.14%) MySQL Developer
4 14 (24.14%) PHP Developer
4 14 (24.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Switch Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) RESTful
1 15 (25.86%) Web Services
2 14 (24.14%) Ajax
2 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
2 14 (24.14%) CSS
2 14 (24.14%) HTML
2 14 (24.14%) HTML5
2 14 (24.14%) jQuery
2 14 (24.14%) LAMP
2 14 (24.14%) SOAP
3 9 (15.52%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) EPoS
2 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) AIX
3 1 (1.72%) CentOS
3 1 (1.72%) HPUX
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Solaris
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) High Availability
2 14 (24.14%) MVC
2 14 (24.14%) OO
2 14 (24.14%) OOP
2 14 (24.14%) Project Management
2 14 (24.14%) Refactoring
3 9 (15.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) DevOps
5 5 (8.62%) Microservices
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) Network Design
6 3 (5.17%) Server Building
6 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.72%) Line Management
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) Java
1 15 (25.86%) PHP
2 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) CCNP
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.03%) CCNA
3 16 (27.59%) CCIE
4 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) CCDP
6 2 (3.45%) CCDA
7 1 (1.72%) CCSA
7 1 (1.72%) CCSE
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Kubernetes
1 5 (8.62%) Mesos
2 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) Cisco
2 27 (46.55%) F5
3 9 (15.52%) Cyberoam
4 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.17%) Juniper
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.45%) Remedy
5 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.72%) Avaya
6 1 (1.72%) Nokia
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
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