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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 175 185
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £44,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2358 2914 3286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 88.08% 88.63% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2336 2734
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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
Derbyshire - 5 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £58,750 - 1
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) IIS
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) Juniper
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 8 (42.11%) XenApp
5 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 7 (36.84%) HP
6 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
6 7 (36.84%) F5
7 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
7 6 (31.58%) Clustering
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 5 (26.32%) ThinApp
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 5 (26.32%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (26.32%) Unix

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 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
3 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 4 (21.05%) nginx
5 1 (5.26%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) MPLS
3 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 5 (26.32%) SSH
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) FTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTP
4 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
4 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) Multicast
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Support
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Support
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Server Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Support
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Network Support
6 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.26%) Velocity
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Data Encryption
6 1 (5.26%) Email Filtering
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
1 5 (26.32%) Python
1 5 (26.32%) Ruby
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) CCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (26.32%) vCloud
3 5 (26.32%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (26.32%) Xen
4 4 (21.05%) iptables
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) ThinApp
2 4 (21.05%) CFEngine
2 4 (21.05%) HAProxy
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (5.26%) Ansible
5 1 (5.26%) Ganglia
5 1 (5.26%) Netcool
5 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 7 (36.84%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) AppSense
6 5 (26.32%) EMC
6 5 (26.32%) IBM
6 5 (26.32%) McAfee
6 5 (26.32%) NetApp
6 5 (26.32%) Nokia
6 5 (26.32%) Symantec
7 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
7 2 (10.53%) Aruba
7 2 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (10.53%) Meraki
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