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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 204 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 40 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.49% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.57% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 32
Median salary £45,000 £36,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £80,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5344 4929 4544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 85.72% 83.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4142 4065 3813
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Worcestershire - 11 £47,500 -
Coventry - 10 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +5 8 £37,500 -
Solihull +13 5 £49,500 +65.00%
Birmingham -15 3 £52,000 +12.43% 1
Dudley +1 1 £26,500 -8.62%
Shropshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (67.05%) Firewall
2 38 (43.18%) Cisco
3 34 (38.64%) Linux
4 33 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (36.36%) CCNP
5 32 (36.36%) LAN
6 30 (34.09%) WAN
7 27 (30.68%) F5
8 26 (29.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 24 (27.27%) VPN
10 19 (21.59%) HTTP
11 18 (20.45%) Microservices
12 17 (19.32%) CCNA
12 17 (19.32%) Windows
13 16 (18.18%) CCIE
13 16 (18.18%) Mesos
13 16 (18.18%) Kubernetes
13 16 (18.18%) DevOps
13 16 (18.18%) Puppet
13 16 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (14.77%) Wireless
15 12 (13.64%) MySQL
16 11 (12.50%) Docker
16 11 (12.50%) Kibana
16 11 (12.50%) Icinga
16 11 (12.50%) InfluxDB
16 11 (12.50%) logstash
16 11 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (12.50%) nginx

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 (12.50%) Apache
1 11 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (12.50%) nginx
2 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.14%) CMS
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.14%) Moodle
6 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) Office 365
4 2 (2.27%) SaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (67.05%) Firewall
2 32 (36.36%) LAN
3 30 (34.09%) WAN
4 24 (27.27%) VPN
5 19 (21.59%) HTTP
6 13 (14.77%) Wireless
7 11 (12.50%) MPLS
7 11 (12.50%) OSPF
8 10 (11.36%) FTP
8 10 (11.36%) VoIP
9 9 (10.23%) Internet
9 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.23%) VLAN
10 8 (9.09%) DNS
11 7 (7.95%) BGP
11 7 (7.95%) SAN
11 7 (7.95%) SSL
12 6 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (6.82%) Network Security
12 6 (6.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) MySQL
2 11 (12.50%) InfluxDB
3 9 (10.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Banking
2 3 (3.41%) Marketing
2 3 (3.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Automotive
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Network Engineer
2 22 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Web Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) WebOps Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Network Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Network Support
9 4 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) ELK Stack
2 5 (5.68%) LAMP
2 5 (5.68%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Economics
5 3 (3.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) EPoS
7 1 (1.14%) EFT
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) Fintech
7 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Linux
2 17 (19.32%) Windows
3 9 (10.23%) Unix
3 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.41%) MVS
7 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 18 (20.45%) Microservices
3 16 (18.18%) DevOps
4 11 (12.50%) Project Management
5 10 (11.36%) ITIL
6 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.95%) High Availability
8 6 (6.82%) Web Operations
9 5 (5.68%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (5.68%) Network Architecture
9 5 (5.68%) Network Design
9 5 (5.68%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.55%) Network Management
10 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.41%) ITSM
11 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.41%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 7 (7.95%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) Java
4 5 (5.68%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (36.36%) CCNP
3 17 (19.32%) CCNA
4 16 (18.18%) CCIE
5 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) CCDP
8 3 (3.41%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.41%) CCDA
8 3 (3.41%) CCSA
8 3 (3.41%) CCSE
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.27%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.27%) MCP
10 1 (1.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Docker
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.68%) iptables
4 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.27%) Snort
5 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.27%) vSphere
5 2 (2.27%) Xen
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 16 (18.18%) Mesos
1 16 (18.18%) Puppet
2 11 (12.50%) Grafana
2 11 (12.50%) Icinga
2 11 (12.50%) Kibana
2 11 (12.50%) logstash
2 11 (12.50%) Nagios
3 5 (5.68%) HAProxy
3 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.41%) QRadar
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) Nessus
6 2 (2.27%) Nexpose
6 2 (2.27%) Proventia
7 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.14%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Cisco
2 27 (30.68%) F5
3 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.50%) VMware
4 9 (10.23%) Juniper
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle
5 8 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.09%) Citrix
5 8 (9.09%) HP
6 5 (5.68%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.41%) Aruba
7 3 (3.41%) Cognizant
7 3 (3.41%) Radware
7 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.41%) Splunk
8 2 (2.27%) Avaya
8 2 (2.27%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
8 2 (2.27%) ScanSafe
9 1 (1.14%) Nokia
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