The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 87 115
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 1.38% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.61% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.36% -29.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 924 1117 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.42% 85.33% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 737 941 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Cheshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Cheshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Cheshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Knutsford - 5 £44,000 -
Load Balancing
North West

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) JBoss
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Netcool
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ganglia
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (75.00%) AppDynamics
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) BGP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (75.00%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ganglia
1 6 (75.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) AppDynamics
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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