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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 135 114 143
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 65 82 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.37% 1.93% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.35% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 33
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
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
4126 3490 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.68% 82.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3340 2707 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -18 61 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Halifax -2 2 £58,750 +17.50%
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 174 (84.06%) Cisco
2 96 (46.38%) VMware
3 91 (43.96%) Linux
4 88 (42.51%) CheckPoint
5 87 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 82 (39.61%) Firewall
7 81 (39.13%) MPLS
8 69 (33.33%) Windows
9 68 (32.85%) TCP/IP
10 67 (32.37%) DNS
11 63 (30.43%) Red Hat
12 62 (29.95%) BGP
12 62 (29.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 62 (29.95%) Cisco ASA
13 61 (29.47%) OSPF
14 60 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
14 60 (28.99%) CCNP
15 58 (28.02%) E-Commerce
16 57 (27.54%) EIGRP
17 56 (27.05%) HP
18 55 (26.57%) Clustering
19 53 (25.60%) UNIX
20 48 (23.19%) Active Directory
20 48 (23.19%) Apache
21 47 (22.71%) Network Architecture
21 47 (22.71%) F5
22 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
23 40 (19.32%) EMC
24 39 (18.84%) Perl
24 39 (18.84%) ITIL

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (23.19%) Apache
2 38 (18.36%) IIS
3 13 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.38%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.93%) Node.js
6 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.97%) IaaS
2 2 (0.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (39.61%) Firewall
2 81 (39.13%) MPLS
3 68 (32.85%) TCP/IP
4 67 (32.37%) DNS
5 62 (29.95%) BGP
5 62 (29.95%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (29.47%) OSPF
7 57 (27.54%) EIGRP
8 35 (16.91%) SMTP
9 34 (16.43%) NAS
10 32 (15.46%) Cisco IOS
11 30 (14.49%) Network Security
11 30 (14.49%) WAN
12 28 (13.53%) LAN
13 25 (12.08%) SAN
14 22 (10.63%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (9.66%) DHCP
16 19 (9.18%) VPN
17 18 (8.70%) DMZ
18 17 (8.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.31%) MySQL
3 7 (3.38%) Informix
3 7 (3.38%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.93%) Redis
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (1.45%) OLTP
5 3 (1.45%) OLAP
5 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 7 (3.38%) JIRA
1 7 (3.38%) Subversion
1 7 (3.38%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.93%) Hudson
3 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (10.63%) Games
2 8 (3.86%) Retail
3 6 (2.90%) Banking
3 6 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.93%) Finance
5 3 (1.45%) Advertising
5 3 (1.45%) Marketing
6 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (24.15%) Architect
2 41 (19.81%) Network Engineer
3 38 (18.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (14.49%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (9.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (6.76%) Network Specialist
7 13 (6.28%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Administrator
8 11 (5.31%) Network Consultant
8 11 (5.31%) Consultant
8 11 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.31%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (5.31%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 9 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 9 (4.35%) Network Architect
10 8 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (3.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.86%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.42%) Middleware
2 5 (2.42%) Web Services
3 4 (1.93%) .NET
4 3 (1.45%) LAMP
4 3 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.97%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.57%) Clustering
2 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.35%) IBM XIV
4 6 (2.90%) CMDB
4 6 (2.90%) Replication
5 4 (1.93%) HP StorageWorks
5 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.45%) User Experience
7 2 (0.97%) SecurID
7 2 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 91 (43.96%) Linux
2 69 (33.33%) Windows
3 62 (29.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (25.60%) UNIX
5 9 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.86%) HPUX
7 7 (3.38%) Debian
7 7 (3.38%) Mac OS
8 6 (2.90%) SUSE
9 4 (1.93%) CentOS
10 3 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.97%) AIX
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.02%) E-Commerce
2 47 (22.71%) Network Architecture
3 39 (18.84%) ITIL
4 32 (15.46%) Business Continuity
5 31 (14.98%) TOGAF
6 23 (11.11%) High Availability
7 18 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (8.21%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (7.73%) Project Management
10 15 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (5.80%) Change Management
12 11 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.31%) DevOps
13 9 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (3.86%) Analytics
14 8 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (3.86%) Network Design
15 7 (3.38%) PRINCE2
16 6 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 39 (18.84%) Perl
3 34 (16.43%) PowerShell
4 33 (15.94%) Java
5 16 (7.73%) Shell Script
5 16 (7.73%) PHP
6 10 (4.83%) SQL
7 9 (4.35%) Python
8 6 (2.90%) Ruby
9 2 (0.97%) ABAP
10 1 (0.48%) C++
10 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
1 60 (28.99%) CCNP
2 32 (15.46%) CCDP
3 31 (14.98%) CCSE
4 23 (11.11%) CCNA
5 15 (7.25%) CISSP
5 15 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (6.76%) Degree
7 9 (4.35%) CCIE
8 8 (3.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.86%) CCSP
8 8 (3.86%) MCSE
9 7 (3.38%) MCSA
9 7 (3.38%) CCDA
9 7 (3.38%) CCSA
9 7 (3.38%) VCP5
10 4 (1.93%) CCDE
11 3 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.97%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.98%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (23.19%) Active Directory
3 31 (14.98%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (14.49%) VMware ESX
5 19 (9.18%) vSphere
6 9 (4.35%) ProxySG
7 8 (3.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (3.38%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.93%) XenServer
10 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.97%) Firmware
12 1 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (3.86%) Opsview
2 8 (3.86%) Graphite
2 8 (3.86%) NetBackup
2 8 (3.86%) Nagios
3 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (3.38%) Cacti
3 7 (3.38%) Puppet
4 6 (2.90%) Salt
5 3 (1.45%) PureDisk
5 3 (1.45%) SCOM
5 3 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 174 (84.06%) Cisco
2 96 (46.38%) VMware
3 88 (42.51%) CheckPoint
4 63 (30.43%) Red Hat
5 56 (27.05%) HP
6 47 (22.71%) F5
7 40 (19.32%) EMC
8 34 (16.43%) IBM
9 30 (14.49%) NetApp
10 18 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 18 (8.70%) Oracle
11 14 (6.76%) Juniper
12 13 (6.28%) Symantec
12 13 (6.28%) Citrix
13 9 (4.35%) Blue Coat
13 9 (4.35%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.86%) Veritas
15 5 (2.42%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.42%) Riverbed
16 4 (1.93%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago