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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 214 177 179
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 23 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.69% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.80% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 46
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £70,000 £56,500
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
5034 4623 4751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.10% 86.70% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3957 3834 3998
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,000 £63,299
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +11 13 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Worcestershire +19 6 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Shropshire - 2 £49,500 -
Birmingham -41 1 £45,000 -26.53%
Dudley - 1 £32,000 -
Load Balancing
England

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 34 (57.63%) Firewall
2 28 (47.46%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) Cisco
3 24 (40.68%) CCNP
3 24 (40.68%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (33.90%) LAN
4 20 (33.90%) F5
5 19 (32.20%) WAN
6 18 (30.51%) VPN
7 17 (28.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (27.12%) CCIE
9 14 (23.73%) Apache
9 14 (23.73%) MySQL
10 13 (22.03%) VoIP
10 13 (22.03%) High Availability
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
11 12 (20.34%) Mesos
11 12 (20.34%) Microservices
11 12 (20.34%) Kubernetes
11 12 (20.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (20.34%) HTTP
11 12 (20.34%) LAMP
11 12 (20.34%) Project Management
12 9 (15.25%) Java
13 8 (13.56%) Windows
13 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (13.56%) Marketing
14 7 (11.86%) jQuery
14 7 (11.86%) Refactoring
14 7 (11.86%) HTML5

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 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) lighttpd
2 7 (11.86%) nginx
3 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.08%) IIS
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) LAN
3 19 (32.20%) WAN
4 18 (30.51%) VPN
5 13 (22.03%) VoIP
6 12 (20.34%) HTTP
7 7 (11.86%) ATM
7 7 (11.86%) Wireless
8 5 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (8.47%) MPLS
8 5 (8.47%) Network Security
8 5 (8.47%) OSPF
8 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
9 4 (6.78%) BGP
9 4 (6.78%) DNS
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.08%) SAN
10 3 (5.08%) Skype
10 3 (5.08%) VLAN
11 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.69%) DB2
4 1 (1.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Operations Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Technical Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Angular Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Developer
4 7 (11.86%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (11.86%) HTML Developer
4 7 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (11.86%) MySQL Developer
4 7 (11.86%) PHP Developer
4 7 (11.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) LAMP
2 7 (11.86%) Ajax
2 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
2 7 (11.86%) CSS
2 7 (11.86%) HTML
2 7 (11.86%) HTML5
2 7 (11.86%) jQuery
2 7 (11.86%) RESTful
2 7 (11.86%) SOAP
2 7 (11.86%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Economics
4 1 (1.69%) EFT
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 7 (11.86%) Unix
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) AIX
6 1 (1.69%) HPUX
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) MVS
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (22.03%) DevOps
2 13 (22.03%) High Availability
3 12 (20.34%) Microservices
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 7 (11.86%) MVC
4 7 (11.86%) OO
4 7 (11.86%) OOP
4 7 (11.86%) Refactoring
5 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.08%) Network Design
7 3 (5.08%) Server Building
7 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) Java
2 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.86%) PHP
2 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
3 6 (10.17%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) CCNP
1 24 (40.68%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (27.12%) CCIE
3 7 (11.86%) CCNA
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) CCDP
6 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCDA
6 1 (1.69%) CCSA
6 1 (1.69%) CCSE
6 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) iptables
2 2 (3.39%) Xen
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Kubernetes
1 12 (20.34%) Mesos
2 6 (10.17%) Puppet
3 5 (8.47%) HAProxy
3 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Cisco
2 20 (33.90%) F5
3 6 (10.17%) Juniper
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
5 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
5 4 (6.78%) VMware
6 3 (5.08%) Cognizant
7 2 (3.39%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.69%) Avaya
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) Nokia
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago