The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 66 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 175 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.65% 1.34% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 1.62% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 85 42 39
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3992 2902 2726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.20% 82.51% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3168 2190 2262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +52 158 £51,250 +36.66% 6
Bradford +6 8 - -
Halifax -13 1 - -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 172 (64.42%) Cisco
2 134 (50.19%) TCP/IP
3 126 (47.19%) Firewall
4 121 (45.32%) MPLS
5 118 (44.19%) DNS
6 114 (42.70%) VMware
7 109 (40.82%) Linux
8 107 (40.07%) Windows
9 103 (38.58%) Red Hat
9 103 (38.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 103 (38.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 101 (37.83%) Clustering
11 90 (33.71%) Cisco Certification
12 87 (32.58%) OSPF
12 87 (32.58%) BGP
13 84 (31.46%) E-Commerce
14 73 (27.34%) UNIX
15 72 (26.97%) EIGRP
15 72 (26.97%) Cisco IOS
16 69 (25.84%) CCNP
17 67 (25.09%) PCI DSS
18 65 (24.34%) Bash Shell
18 65 (24.34%) Perl
19 64 (23.97%) Apache
20 62 (23.22%) SMTP
21 58 (21.72%) IIS
22 57 (21.35%) PowerShell
23 56 (20.97%) WAN
24 55 (20.60%) LAN
25 54 (20.22%) VPN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 64 (23.97%) Apache
2 58 (21.72%) IIS
3 32 (11.99%) Lync
4 31 (11.61%) MS Exchange
5 26 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (5.24%) CMS
6 14 (5.24%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.25%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.37%) Jetty
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (50.19%) TCP/IP
2 126 (47.19%) Firewall
3 121 (45.32%) MPLS
4 118 (44.19%) DNS
5 87 (32.58%) OSPF
5 87 (32.58%) BGP
6 72 (26.97%) EIGRP
6 72 (26.97%) Cisco IOS
7 62 (23.22%) SMTP
8 56 (20.97%) WAN
9 55 (20.60%) LAN
10 54 (20.22%) VPN
11 48 (17.98%) SAN
12 43 (16.10%) VoIP
13 39 (14.61%) DHCP
14 35 (13.11%) NAS
15 28 (10.49%) Unified Communications
16 22 (8.24%) Multicast
17 21 (7.87%) Internet
17 21 (7.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.87%) MySQL
2 9 (3.37%) Redis
3 4 (1.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.50%) Informix
3 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.50%) Hudson
1 4 (1.50%) Subversion
1 4 (1.50%) JIRA
1 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (4.87%) Finance
2 7 (2.62%) Advertising
3 6 (2.25%) Games
4 4 (1.50%) Law
5 1 (0.37%) International Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (23.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (19.10%) Network Engineer
3 50 (18.73%) Architect
4 26 (9.74%) Team Leader
5 25 (9.36%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (7.49%) Infrastructure Architect
7 17 (6.37%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (5.99%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 13 (4.87%) Administrator
9 13 (4.87%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (4.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (3.75%) Consultant
11 10 (3.75%) Analyst
12 9 (3.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.00%) Network Architect
14 7 (2.62%) Messaging Engineer
15 6 (2.25%) UNIX Administrator
15 6 (2.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.87%) Middleware
2 4 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.75%) CSS
4 1 (0.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 101 (37.83%) Clustering
2 28 (10.49%) Blackberry
3 16 (5.99%) PKI
4 15 (5.62%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (5.24%) HP StorageWorks
6 13 (4.87%) IBM XIV
7 12 (4.49%) CMDB
8 6 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.87%) SecurID
10 3 (1.12%) iPhone
10 3 (1.12%) iPad
10 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 109 (40.82%) Linux
2 107 (40.07%) Windows
3 103 (38.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 73 (27.34%) UNIX
5 17 (6.37%) HPUX
6 16 (5.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.37%) Solaris
8 6 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.12%) Android
10 3 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.46%) E-Commerce
2 32 (11.99%) ITIL
2 32 (11.99%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (9.74%) Change Management
4 22 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (7.87%) Analytics
5 21 (7.87%) Business Continuity
5 21 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (6.74%) TOGAF
6 18 (6.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (6.37%) Project Management
8 16 (5.99%) Network Architecture
9 12 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (4.12%) Service Management
10 11 (4.12%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.37%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.00%) DevOps
12 8 (3.00%) Network Design
13 7 (2.62%) CRM
14 6 (2.25%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.34%) Bash Shell
1 65 (24.34%) Perl
2 57 (21.35%) PowerShell
3 52 (19.48%) Java
4 31 (11.61%) Shell Script
5 13 (4.87%) PHP
6 4 (1.50%) SQL
7 1 (0.37%) Ruby
7 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 90 (33.71%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (25.84%) CCNP
3 42 (15.73%) CCNA
3 42 (15.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (14.23%) MCSE
5 28 (10.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (9.74%) MCSA
7 24 (8.99%) CCIE
8 19 (7.12%) CCSA
8 19 (7.12%) CCSE
9 18 (6.74%) MCITP
10 17 (6.37%) RHCA
10 17 (6.37%) RHCE
11 7 (2.62%) MCTS
12 6 (2.25%) CCSP
12 6 (2.25%) CCDE
13 4 (1.50%) CISSP
13 4 (1.50%) MCP
13 4 (1.50%) CCIP
13 4 (1.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (25.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (38.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (19.10%) VMware ESXi
3 33 (12.36%) Active Directory
4 19 (7.12%) VMware ESX
4 19 (7.12%) vSphere
5 11 (4.12%) UAG
6 9 (3.37%) Squid
7 8 (3.00%) XenServer
8 4 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (1.50%) XenApp
9 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (4.87%) Nagios
1 13 (4.87%) Opsview
2 6 (2.25%) Puppet
3 5 (1.87%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.50%) Cacti
5 3 (1.12%) SCOM
6 2 (0.75%) SCCM
7 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 172 (64.42%) Cisco
2 114 (42.70%) VMware
3 103 (38.58%) Red Hat
4 45 (16.85%) HP
5 44 (16.48%) Microsoft
6 42 (15.73%) CheckPoint
7 35 (13.11%) IBM
8 30 (11.24%) F5
9 28 (10.49%) NetApp
9 28 (10.49%) Oracle
10 20 (7.49%) EMC
11 17 (6.37%) Avaya
12 16 (5.99%) Juniper
13 12 (4.49%) SolarWinds
14 11 (4.12%) 3PAR
15 10 (3.75%) Citrix
15 10 (3.75%) Siemens
15 10 (3.75%) Polycom
15 10 (3.75%) Mitel
16 5 (1.87%) Riverbed
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
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