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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 192 179 185
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 30 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.76% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 19
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 17 £56,500 +26.99%
Warwickshire -20 5 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Dudley - 4 £29,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Solihull - 3 £30,000 -
Staffordshire +5 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 41 (82.00%) Cisco
2 35 (70.00%) Firewall
3 28 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (50.00%) OSPF
5 24 (48.00%) VPN
5 24 (48.00%) WAN
6 22 (44.00%) ITIL
6 22 (44.00%) BGP
6 22 (44.00%) F5
7 19 (38.00%) DNS
8 18 (36.00%) CCNP
8 18 (36.00%) VMware
9 17 (34.00%) MPLS
9 17 (34.00%) LAN
10 15 (30.00%) EIGRP
10 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 14 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (26.00%) Wireless
12 13 (26.00%) Windows
13 12 (24.00%) VoIP
13 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
14 11 (22.00%) CCNA
14 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
14 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (22.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (20.00%) VLAN
15 10 (20.00%) Finance
15 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
16 9 (18.00%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (10.00%) IIS
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (70.00%) Firewall
2 25 (50.00%) OSPF
3 24 (48.00%) WAN
3 24 (48.00%) VPN
4 22 (44.00%) BGP
5 19 (38.00%) DNS
6 17 (34.00%) LAN
6 17 (34.00%) MPLS
7 15 (30.00%) EIGRP
8 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (26.00%) Wireless
10 12 (24.00%) VoIP
11 11 (22.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (20.00%) VLAN
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (18.00%) Wireshark
14 8 (16.00%) SAN
15 7 (14.00%) DHCP
15 7 (14.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Network Consultant
2 11 (22.00%) Consultant
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Network Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (16.00%) EqualLogic
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) UNIX
5 4 (8.00%) Solaris
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
8 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (18.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.00%) High Availability
5 6 (12.00%) Network Management
5 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.00%) B2B
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.00%) Network Design
8 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) Service Management
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.00%) Security Patching
9 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
2 1 (2.00%) Tcl
2 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.00%) CCNP
3 11 (22.00%) CCNA
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (12.00%) MCSE
5 6 (12.00%) CCIE
6 5 (10.00%) MCSA
6 5 (10.00%) MCITP
6 5 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (4.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.00%) CCSE
8 1 (2.00%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCSA
8 1 (2.00%) MCSD
8 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) F5
3 18 (36.00%) VMware
4 12 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.00%) Juniper
7 8 (16.00%) Dell
8 7 (14.00%) Fortinet
9 6 (12.00%) Citrix
9 6 (12.00%) Riverbed
10 5 (10.00%) Brocade
11 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.00%) Sun
12 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
13 1 (2.00%) Huawei
13 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
13 1 (2.00%) Veeam
13 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.00%) HP
13 1 (2.00%) EMC
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