Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 78 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 12 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.49% 0.98% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.17% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Sheffield median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -50.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £49,375
90th Percentile £33,750 £46,800 £102,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% -36.00% +13.64%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 708 853 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.62% 83.87% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 606 701 1006
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Sheffield

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Apache
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) nginx
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) High Availability
2 10 (83.33%) Rackspace
2 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (83.33%) Ansible
2 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 10 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 10 (83.33%) Kubernetes
3 9 (75.00%) GlusterFS
3 9 (75.00%) iptables
3 9 (75.00%) HAProxy
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) Varnish
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (83.33%) Apache
1 10 (83.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper Support
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) High Availability
2 10 (83.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) GlusterFS
2 9 (75.00%) iptables
3 8 (66.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Ansible
1 10 (83.33%) Kubernetes
1 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Rackspace
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds