The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 125 115 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +45
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 82 94 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.70% 1.86% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.21% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 23
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +9.75%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4187 4261 3135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.01% 84.53% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3231 3422 2454
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Yorkshire region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Leeds +1 82 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 141 (95.27%) Cisco
2 110 (74.32%) CheckPoint
3 87 (58.78%) Firewall
4 72 (48.65%) VMware
5 63 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (41.89%) Linux
7 59 (39.86%) Windows
7 59 (39.86%) Cisco Certification
8 58 (39.19%) Active Directory
9 56 (37.84%) F5
10 53 (35.81%) Cisco ASA
11 47 (31.76%) CCNP
12 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (29.05%) MPLS
14 42 (28.38%) Network Architecture
15 41 (27.70%) ITIL
16 38 (25.68%) HP
17 34 (22.97%) Red Hat
17 34 (22.97%) WAN
18 31 (20.95%) Cisco Nexus
18 31 (20.95%) TOGAF
19 28 (18.92%) DNS
19 28 (18.92%) VMware ESX
20 27 (18.24%) CCDP
20 27 (18.24%) CCSE
21 26 (17.57%) Network Design
21 26 (17.57%) LAN
22 25 (16.89%) BGP
23 24 (16.22%) EIGRP
24 23 (15.54%) TCP/IP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.41%) IIS
4 4 (2.70%) Apache
4 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.03%) Node.js
6 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Lync
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.35%) PaaS
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (58.78%) Firewall
2 53 (35.81%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (29.05%) MPLS
4 34 (22.97%) WAN
5 31 (20.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 28 (18.92%) DNS
7 26 (17.57%) LAN
8 25 (16.89%) BGP
9 24 (16.22%) EIGRP
10 23 (15.54%) TCP/IP
11 20 (13.51%) OSPF
12 19 (12.84%) VoIP
13 18 (12.16%) NAS
13 18 (12.16%) Network Security
14 17 (11.49%) VPN
14 17 (11.49%) SSL
15 16 (10.81%) FWSM
16 14 (9.46%) Wireless
16 14 (9.46%) SAN
17 12 (8.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.14%) MySQL
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.38%) Riak
4 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.70%) Redis
6 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.03%) Informix
6 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (3.38%) JIRA
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.03%) Subversion
General
1 22 (14.86%) Games
2 5 (3.38%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Retail
3 4 (2.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (41.22%) Architect
2 44 (29.73%) Network Architect
3 26 (17.57%) Network Engineer
4 17 (11.49%) Infrastructure Architect
5 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Network Specialist
7 11 (7.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Cisco Architect
7 11 (7.43%) Network Design Architect
8 9 (6.08%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Network Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Cisco Specialist
9 8 (5.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Network Specialist
10 7 (4.73%) Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Administrator
11 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.16%) RESTful
2 6 (4.05%) LAMP
3 3 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (2.03%) Web Services
3 3 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.41%) Clustering
3 7 (4.73%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) IBM XIV
5 3 (2.03%) User Experience
5 3 (2.03%) Replication
5 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.89%) Linux
2 59 (39.86%) Windows
3 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (14.19%) UNIX
5 20 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.08%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.05%) SUSE
8 6 (4.05%) Debian
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.38%) Network Architecture
2 41 (27.70%) ITIL
3 31 (20.95%) TOGAF
4 26 (17.57%) Network Design
5 21 (14.19%) Business Continuity
5 21 (14.19%) E-Commerce
6 18 (12.16%) Project Management
7 16 (10.81%) High Availability
8 14 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.11%) BCP
10 11 (7.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (7.43%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (5.41%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.41%) Coaching
12 6 (4.05%) DevOps
12 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.38%) Change Management
13 5 (3.38%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.76%) PHP
1 10 (6.76%) SQL
2 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
2 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.70%) Perl
3 3 (2.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (39.86%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (31.76%) CCNP
3 27 (18.24%) CCDP
3 27 (18.24%) CCSE
4 20 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (11.49%) CCNA
6 13 (8.78%) HP ASE
7 10 (6.76%) CISSP
7 10 (6.76%) CCDA
7 10 (6.76%) CCSA
7 10 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (6.08%) Degree
9 7 (4.73%) ISEB
10 6 (4.05%) MCSE
10 6 (4.05%) MCSA
10 6 (4.05%) VCP5
11 4 (2.70%) CCIE
11 4 (2.70%) CCSP
11 4 (2.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (42.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (39.19%) Active Directory
3 28 (18.92%) VMware ESX
4 15 (10.14%) vSphere
5 9 (6.08%) Terminal Services
6 6 (4.05%) ProxySG
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.35%) Firmware
10 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.68%) XenApp
10 1 (0.68%) XenServer
10 1 (0.68%) Squid
10 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) Salt
2 6 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (4.05%) Puppet
2 6 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.38%) Cacti
3 5 (3.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.70%) Opsview
4 4 (2.70%) Graphite
4 4 (2.70%) Nagios
5 2 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.68%) vMotion
Vendors
1 141 (95.27%) Cisco
2 110 (74.32%) CheckPoint
3 72 (48.65%) VMware
4 56 (37.84%) F5
5 38 (25.68%) HP
6 34 (22.97%) Red Hat
7 22 (14.86%) Juniper
8 21 (14.19%) EMC
9 20 (13.51%) Riverbed
10 17 (11.49%) IBM
11 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
12 13 (8.78%) Huawei
13 12 (8.11%) NetApp
14 9 (6.08%) Oracle
15 7 (4.73%) Citrix
16 6 (4.05%) Symantec
16 6 (4.05%) Blue Coat
17 5 (3.38%) SolarWinds
17 5 (3.38%) Infoblox
18 4 (2.70%) Veritas
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago