Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 244 254
Rank change year-on-year +43 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 28 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.53% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 20
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% -18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £59,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Load Balancing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4674 5870 6608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.66% 89.09% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3863 4642 5356
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the East Midlands

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +24 9 £57,500 -4.17%
Nottinghamshire +12 8 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Derbyshire 0 7 £35,000 -18.13%
Leicestershire - 3 £57,500 -
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) HP
3 14 (50.00%) DNS
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) MPLS
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 12 (42.86%) Juniper
5 12 (42.86%) Citrix
5 12 (42.86%) F5
6 10 (35.71%) ITIL
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (32.14%) OpenStack
7 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
8 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 8 (28.57%) IBM
9 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.00%) EMC
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) IIS
9 7 (25.00%) Clustering
9 7 (25.00%) McAfee
9 7 (25.00%) NetApp
9 7 (25.00%) Nokia
9 7 (25.00%) Symantec

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (32.14%) OpenStack
2 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (21.43%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 13 (46.43%) MPLS
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (21.43%) Skype
6 5 (17.86%) BIG-IP
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
8 3 (10.71%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.14%) Internet
9 2 (7.14%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) SNMP
9 2 (7.14%) SSH
9 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
10 1 (3.57%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 7 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 7 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Network Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Network Support
5 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
1 2 (7.14%) Velocity
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Presales
3 6 (21.43%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Network Management
3 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) ITSM
5 4 (14.29%) Service Design
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) Kanban
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNP
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCSE
3 4 (14.29%) CCIE
3 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) CCSA
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (25.00%) vCloud
2 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (25.00%) Xen
2 7 (25.00%) XenApp
2 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) ThinApp
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) HP
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 12 (42.86%) Citrix
4 12 (42.86%) F5
4 12 (42.86%) Juniper
5 8 (28.57%) IBM
6 7 (25.00%) AppSense
6 7 (25.00%) EMC
6 7 (25.00%) McAfee
6 7 (25.00%) NetApp
6 7 (25.00%) Nokia
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) Symantec
7 4 (14.29%) Aruba
7 4 (14.29%) Brocade
7 4 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (14.29%) Meraki