The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 159 174
Rank change year-on-year -14 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 31 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.63% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 6
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £67,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3762 3148 3023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.00% 90.23% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 2700 2522
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Manchester

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Manchester

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bolton - 2 £50,000 -
Load Balancing
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Cisco
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.00%) WAN
4 25 (38.46%) Linux
5 23 (35.38%) Configuration Management
6 22 (33.85%) MySQL
6 22 (33.85%) NetScaler
7 21 (32.31%) ITIL
8 19 (29.23%) Juniper
8 19 (29.23%) CCNP
8 19 (29.23%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (26.15%) Web Services
9 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
9 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
10 16 (24.62%) SQL
11 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 15 (23.08%) CCIE
11 15 (23.08%) Unified Communications
11 15 (23.08%) F5
11 15 (23.08%) Riverbed
12 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
12 14 (21.54%) OOP
12 14 (21.54%) OO
13 13 (20.00%) Statistics
13 13 (20.00%) MCSE
13 13 (20.00%) MCSA
13 13 (20.00%) MCP
13 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (20.00%) Video Conferencing

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (18.46%) Apache
2 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) JBoss
3 4 (6.15%) nginx
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) WAN
2 22 (33.85%) NetScaler
3 15 (23.08%) Unified Communications
4 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
5 11 (16.92%) Firewall
5 11 (16.92%) LAN
6 10 (15.38%) DNS
7 8 (12.31%) SAN
8 7 (10.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (10.77%) HTTP
9 6 (9.23%) Internet
9 6 (9.23%) SMTP
10 4 (6.15%) BGP
11 3 (4.62%) VoIP
12 2 (3.08%) MPLS
12 2 (3.08%) Network Security
12 2 (3.08%) OSPF
12 2 (3.08%) Wireless
13 1 (1.54%) Asterisk PBX
13 1 (1.54%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) MySQL
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) GoCD
2 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Marketing
4 4 (6.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Network Communications Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Juniper Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Lead Network Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Administrator
7 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (10.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.77%) Network Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) PHP Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) Web Services
2 9 (13.85%) CSS
2 9 (13.85%) HTML
2 9 (13.85%) LAMP
3 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.77%) RESTful
3 7 (10.77%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) Ajax
4 1 (1.54%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (1.54%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) Laravel
4 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.31%) Clustering
5 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (10.77%) iPad
5 7 (10.77%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Windows Server
3 25 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (13.85%) CentOS
5 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.69%) Unix
7 4 (6.15%) AIX
7 4 (6.15%) HPUX
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Configuration Management
2 21 (32.31%) ITIL
3 14 (21.54%) OO
3 14 (21.54%) OOP
4 13 (20.00%) Statistics
5 11 (16.92%) Change Control
5 11 (16.92%) Service Management
6 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.85%) Analytics
6 9 (13.85%) Network Design
6 9 (13.85%) Network Management
7 8 (12.31%) DevOps
7 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.31%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (10.77%) Change Management
8 7 (10.77%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Product Management
8 7 (10.77%) Stress Testing
8 7 (10.77%) UML
8 7 (10.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
2 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.85%) Perl
2 9 (13.85%) PHP
3 7 (10.77%) C#
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.08%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) CCNP
1 19 (29.23%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.08%) CCIE
3 13 (20.00%) MCP
3 13 (20.00%) MCSA
3 13 (20.00%) MCSE
3 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCSE
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) WAI
2 6 (9.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Docker
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.69%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) Ganglia
3 4 (6.15%) Netcool
4 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) Juniper
3 15 (23.08%) F5
3 15 (23.08%) Riverbed
4 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
5 9 (13.85%) VMware
6 8 (12.31%) Oracle
7 7 (10.77%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.15%) AppDynamics
9 3 (4.62%) HP
10 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.54%) Brocade
11 1 (1.54%) NetApp
11 1 (1.54%) Zend
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