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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
England / West Midlands
Rank 178 169 200
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 37 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.93% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.07% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 18
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,250 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%

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
4342 4565 4298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.07% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3767 3738
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 15 £45,000 - 2
Warwickshire +22 10 £37,500 -42.30%
Worcestershire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Solihull -10 2 £41,250 -9.34% 1
Shropshire -11 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Birmingham -24 2 £51,250 +13.88%
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (58.46%) Firewall
2 37 (56.92%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) CCNP
2 37 (56.92%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (53.85%) WAN
4 34 (52.31%) LAN
5 31 (47.69%) F5
6 24 (36.92%) CCNA
7 21 (32.31%) Linux
7 21 (32.31%) Network Security
8 19 (29.23%) DNS
8 19 (29.23%) MPLS
8 19 (29.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
10 17 (26.15%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (26.15%) OSPF
10 17 (26.15%) HSRP
10 17 (26.15%) High Availability
11 16 (24.62%) VPN
11 16 (24.62%) VoIP
11 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
11 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
12 15 (23.08%) DHCP
12 15 (23.08%) Apache
12 15 (23.08%) ATM
12 15 (23.08%) Java
12 15 (23.08%) PHP
12 15 (23.08%) Web Services
12 15 (23.08%) IPv6

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 (23.08%) Apache
2 14 (21.54%) lighttpd
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (58.46%) Firewall
2 35 (53.85%) WAN
3 34 (52.31%) LAN
4 21 (32.31%) Network Security
5 19 (29.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (29.23%) DNS
5 19 (29.23%) MPLS
6 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (26.15%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (26.15%) HSRP
7 17 (26.15%) OSPF
8 16 (24.62%) VoIP
8 16 (24.62%) VPN
9 15 (23.08%) ATM
9 15 (23.08%) BGP-4
9 15 (23.08%) DHCP
9 15 (23.08%) DMVPN
9 15 (23.08%) IPv6
10 10 (15.38%) ISDN
10 10 (15.38%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (21.54%) Marketing
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Angular Developer
3 14 (21.54%) HTML CSS Developer
3 14 (21.54%) HTML Developer
3 14 (21.54%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (21.54%) MySQL Developer
3 14 (21.54%) PHP Developer
3 14 (21.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Security Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Switch Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) 802.1X
1 15 (23.08%) RESTful
1 15 (23.08%) Web Services
2 14 (21.54%) Ajax
2 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
2 14 (21.54%) CSS
2 14 (21.54%) HTML
2 14 (21.54%) HTML5
2 14 (21.54%) jQuery
2 14 (21.54%) LAMP
2 14 (21.54%) SOAP
3 1 (1.54%) JSON
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) EPoS
2 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) AIX
3 1 (1.54%) CentOS
3 1 (1.54%) HPUX
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Solaris
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) High Availability
2 14 (21.54%) MVC
2 14 (21.54%) OO
2 14 (21.54%) OOP
2 14 (21.54%) Refactoring
3 13 (20.00%) Project Management
4 9 (13.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) DevOps
6 5 (7.69%) Microservices
6 5 (7.69%) Server Building
7 3 (4.62%) ERP
7 3 (4.62%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Network Design
7 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL
8 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.54%) Line Management
9 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) Java
1 15 (23.08%) PHP
2 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (56.92%) CCNP
1 37 (56.92%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (36.92%) CCNA
3 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
3 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
4 14 (21.54%) CCIE
5 2 (3.08%) CCDA
5 2 (3.08%) CCDP
6 1 (1.54%) CCSA
6 1 (1.54%) CCSE
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 5 (7.69%) Mesos
2 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Cisco
2 31 (47.69%) F5
3 15 (23.08%) Cyberoam
4 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.62%) Juniper
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.08%) Remedy
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.54%) Avaya
6 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago