Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 202 158
Rank change year-on-year +28 -44 +3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 22 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 0.25% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 37
Birmingham median annual salary £52,750 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,488 £67,500 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% +9.38% -20.00%

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3444 4203 3336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.69% 87.31% 86.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2800 3107 2715
Birmingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +1.25% -

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Birmingham

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (86.36%) CCNP
4 17 (77.27%) Wireless
5 15 (68.18%) Firewall
5 15 (68.18%) ITIL
6 14 (63.64%) Network Security
6 14 (63.64%) SolarWinds
6 14 (63.64%) F5
7 12 (54.55%) WAN
7 12 (54.55%) VPN
7 12 (54.55%) MPLS
7 12 (54.55%) OSPF
7 12 (54.55%) BGP
8 11 (50.00%) CCNA
9 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
10 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
10 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
10 9 (40.91%) Presales
10 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (40.91%) VLAN
11 8 (36.36%) Network Design
11 8 (36.36%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (36.36%) Meraki
11 8 (36.36%) HP
11 8 (36.36%) LAN
11 8 (36.36%) Finance
12 7 (31.82%) TACACS
12 7 (31.82%) SNMP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Wireless
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) Network Security
4 12 (54.55%) BGP
4 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 12 (54.55%) OSPF
4 12 (54.55%) VPN
4 12 (54.55%) WAN
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) VLAN
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco ISE
6 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) SNMP
7 7 (31.82%) SSL
7 7 (31.82%) TACACS
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (27.27%) IPsec
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
1 1 (4.55%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) FlexPod
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Presales
3 8 (36.36%) Network Design
3 8 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) SIEM
5 6 (27.27%) Application Performance Management
5 6 (27.27%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) Line Management
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Security Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) Time Management
5 6 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (22.73%) Network Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (86.36%) CCNP
3 11 (50.00%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) CCDP
5 1 (4.55%) CCSE
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) IISP
5 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (13.64%) QRadar
3 2 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) F5
2 14 (63.64%) SolarWinds
3 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 8 (36.36%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) Meraki
5 7 (31.82%) Brocade
5 7 (31.82%) Fortinet
6 6 (27.27%) Aruba
6 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
6 6 (27.27%) Sourcefire
7 4 (18.18%) Juniper
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Radware
8 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
9 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.55%) Citrix
9 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
9 1 (4.55%) Tufin
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