Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Load Balancing
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 59 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.11% 0.87% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.98% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Shropshire median annual salary £69,713 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.27% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,428
% change year-on-year +16.67% +8.62% +10.47%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 368 510 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.60% 88.39% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 263 385 246
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,240
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Shropshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Shropshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 4 £69,713 +42.27%
Shrewsbury - 1 £74,000 -
Load Balancing
West Midlands

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

1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Multicast
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) IPv6
2 4 (80.00%) CCIE
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) ICMP
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) ICMP
1 4 (80.00%) IPv4
1 4 (80.00%) IPv6
1 4 (80.00%) Multicast
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) IT Architect
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Project Governance
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCIE
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle