Period
to 11 August 2020

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 6 months to 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 264 256
Rank change year-on-year +105 -8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 18 14 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 16
Median annual salary £38,500 £53,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.37% +16.22% -2.63%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,600 £32,875
90th Percentile £49,350 £70,000 £71,875
North West median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.86% +2.00% +5.26%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,878 6,206 6,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.33% 94.85% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,401 4,732 5,554
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +7.23%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Manchester

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Load Balancing in Manchester.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 15 (83.33%) AWS
4 14 (77.78%) Open Source
5 13 (72.22%) CentOS
5 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (72.22%) Ruby
5 13 (72.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
5 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (72.22%) Puppet
5 13 (72.22%) NoSQL
5 13 (72.22%) GitHub
5 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
5 13 (72.22%) Go
5 13 (72.22%) DevOps
5 13 (72.22%) Microservices
5 13 (72.22%) GitLab
5 13 (72.22%) Graphite
5 13 (72.22%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (72.22%) Terraform
5 13 (72.22%) Grafana
5 13 (72.22%) IT Strategy
5 13 (72.22%) Prometheus
5 13 (72.22%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Automation
6 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) AWS
2 13 (72.22%) GitHub
3 11 (61.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon Cognito
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (11.11%) AWS CodeCommit
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Fargate
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (11.11%) Azure
4 2 (11.11%) GCP
4 2 (11.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
1 13 (72.22%) GitLab
1 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.11%) GraphQL
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Open Source
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 13 (72.22%) IT Strategy
2 13 (72.22%) Microservices
2 13 (72.22%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (61.11%) E-Procurement
3 11 (61.11%) High Availability
3 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Automation
3 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) Go
2 13 (72.22%) Ruby
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Grafana
1 13 (72.22%) Graphite
1 13 (72.22%) Prometheus
1 13 (72.22%) Puppet
1 13 (72.22%) Terraform
2 4 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Consul
3 2 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (11.11%) Packer
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) F5