Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - - +17
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 17 0 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.29% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 5
10th Percentile - - £35,400
25th Percentile £32,500 - £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 - £42,915
Median % change year-on-year - - +7.29%
75th Percentile £71,250 - -
90th Percentile - - £52,214
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,172 840 1,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.99% 90.61% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 846 704 856
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,150 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -1.87%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £51,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,547
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in the North East

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Load Balancing in the North East.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in the North East

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Load Balancing in the North East over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in the North East

Load Balancing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Durham - 10 £35,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 7 £62,500 - 6
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) DevOps
5 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 8 (47.06%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (47.06%) Junos
5 8 (47.06%) Unified Communications
5 8 (47.06%) FCoE
5 8 (47.06%) 4G
5 8 (47.06%) F5
5 8 (47.06%) Change Control
5 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
5 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
5 8 (47.06%) Adaptive Security
5 8 (47.06%) CI/CD
5 8 (47.06%) Information Management
5 8 (47.06%) Network Design
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) PKI
5 8 (47.06%) Operations Management
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
5 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (47.06%) Barracuda Networks

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (35.29%) Azure
2 6 (35.29%) IaaS
2 6 (35.29%) PaaS
2 6 (35.29%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Serverless
4 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) 3G
2 8 (47.06%) BGP
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (47.06%) DDNS
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) DSL
2 8 (47.06%) Ethernet
2 8 (47.06%) IPsec
2 8 (47.06%) ISDN
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
2 8 (47.06%) OSPF
2 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) SSL
2 8 (47.06%) TACACS
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (47.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (41.18%) GitLab
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (35.29%) CircleCI
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (41.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) ARM Templates
2 2 (11.76%) Velocity
3 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
1 8 (47.06%) PKI
2 6 (35.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Adaptive Security
2 8 (47.06%) Change Control
2 8 (47.06%) CI/CD
2 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (47.06%) Information Management
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
2 8 (47.06%) Network Design
2 8 (47.06%) Operations Management
2 8 (47.06%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (35.29%) Technology Transformation
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 8 (47.06%) Bash
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) C-shell
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) R
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Go
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CCNA
1 8 (47.06%) CCNP
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (41.18%) Kubernetes
2 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 7 (41.18%) Terraform
3 6 (35.29%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) CFEngine
3 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Consul
4 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (5.88%) Grafana
4 1 (5.88%) Graphite
4 1 (5.88%) Packer
4 1 (5.88%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Barracuda Networks
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) F5
1 8 (47.06%) Forcepoint
1 8 (47.06%) Juniper
1 8 (47.06%) Palo Alto
1 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds