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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 101 99 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.96% 0.34% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.37% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 10
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £58,750 £36,250
Median % change year-on-year -40.43% +62.07% -13.52%
75th Percentile £43,246 £71,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £61,100 - £52,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - - +9.09%

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 1,484 1,073 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 89.08% 92.34% 92.54%
Number of salaries quoted 993 796 651
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,750
90th Percentile £82,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +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 4 July 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 4 July 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 - 12 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear -5 3 £62,500 +6.38% 3
Northumberland - 1 - -
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 14 (87.50%) WAN
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (75.00%) PKI
3 12 (75.00%) F5
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 11 (68.75%) Unix
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
5 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (56.25%) Web Filtering
5 9 (56.25%) Adaptive Security
5 9 (56.25%) NGFW
5 9 (56.25%) SSL
5 9 (56.25%) SLA
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) ISDN
5 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
5 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (56.25%) DDNS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) AWS
1 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (12.50%) Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
1 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
5 9 (56.25%) 3G
5 9 (56.25%) 4G
5 9 (56.25%) DDNS
5 9 (56.25%) DSL
5 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
5 9 (56.25%) FCoE
5 9 (56.25%) IPsec
5 9 (56.25%) ISDN
5 9 (56.25%) Junos
5 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 9 (56.25%) SSL
5 9 (56.25%) TACACS
5 9 (56.25%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (12.50%) CircleCI
1 2 (12.50%) GitLab
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) PKI
2 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
3 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Adaptive Security
1 9 (56.25%) Change Control
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
1 9 (56.25%) Information Management
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
1 9 (56.25%) Network Design
1 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
1 9 (56.25%) WAN Optimisation
1 9 (56.25%) Web Filtering
2 4 (25.00%) Agile
3 2 (12.50%) CI/CD
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Technology Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) CFEngine
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) F5
3 11 (68.75%) Palo Alto
4 9 (56.25%) Barracuda Networks
4 9 (56.25%) Forcepoint
4 9 (56.25%) Juniper
4 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix