The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 55 74 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.20% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.22% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.61% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.95%  

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 384 447 503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.91% 89.94% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 352 393 438
Median salary £37,062 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.34% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Tyne and Wear

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Tyne and Wear

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
Load Balancing
North East

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) SmoothWall

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware