Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 223 170
Rank change year-on-year +95 -53 -80
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 143 51 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.11% 0.67% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.74% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 40 137
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.78% -10.00% -4.76%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6207 6894 8436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.54% 91.03% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 5907 6763
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in West Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Bradford +66 68 £39,000 -2.50%
Leeds +19 51 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Batley - 4 £31,000 -
Load Balancing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 92 (64.34%) Cisco
2 85 (59.44%) Firewall
3 70 (48.95%) ITIL
4 65 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (44.76%) VMware
6 63 (44.06%) Microsoft
7 62 (43.36%) Windows
8 58 (40.56%) CCNP
8 58 (40.56%) CCNA
9 56 (39.16%) Finance
10 55 (38.46%) Wireless
11 44 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 41 (28.67%) Verint
12 41 (28.67%) Genesys
13 39 (27.27%) DNS
14 38 (26.57%) Problem Management
14 38 (26.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 37 (25.87%) Avaya
16 36 (25.17%) Active Directory
16 36 (25.17%) CCIE
17 35 (24.48%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (23.08%) Ethernet
20 31 (21.68%) OSPF
20 31 (21.68%) EIGRP
20 31 (21.68%) VMware ESXi
21 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (20.98%) SQL
21 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
21 30 (20.98%) Brocade

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (6.29%) IIS
2 4 (2.80%) CMS
2 4 (2.80%) EPiServer
2 4 (2.80%) Kentico
2 4 (2.80%) Umbraco
2 4 (2.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.40%) Apache
3 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.80%) Serverless
4 2 (1.40%) IaaS
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
4 2 (1.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.70%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (59.44%) Firewall
2 55 (38.46%) Wireless
3 44 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 39 (27.27%) DNS
5 35 (24.48%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 31 (21.68%) EIGRP
7 31 (21.68%) OSPF
8 28 (19.58%) LAN
9 16 (11.19%) WAN
10 14 (9.79%) TCP/IP
11 12 (8.39%) Network Security
11 12 (8.39%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (7.69%) MPLS
13 10 (6.99%) VPN
14 9 (6.29%) SAN
14 9 (6.29%) Wireshark
15 8 (5.59%) SSL
16 6 (4.20%) IPsec
16 6 (4.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.08%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.70%) OLAP
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (13.99%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (6.99%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.50%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.70%) gulp
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) JMeter
6 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.70%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.70%) webpack
General
1 56 (39.16%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Games
3 3 (2.10%) Marketing
3 3 (2.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 24 (16.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 24 (16.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 24 (16.78%) Network Operations Engineer
2 24 (16.78%) Operations Engineer
3 18 (12.59%) Architect
4 15 (10.49%) Network Support
5 14 (9.79%) Network Team Leader
5 14 (9.79%) Team Leader
6 12 (8.39%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (8.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 12 (8.39%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
6 12 (8.39%) Support Specialist
7 11 (7.69%) Network Specialist
8 9 (6.29%) Administrator
8 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) Web Services
2 5 (3.50%) .NET
3 3 (2.10%) CSS
3 3 (2.10%) HTML
4 2 (1.40%) Node.js
5 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.70%) Ember.js
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.70%) J2EE
5 1 (0.70%) Java EE
5 1 (0.70%) JSON
5 1 (0.70%) Kafka
5 1 (0.70%) Middleware
5 1 (0.70%) React
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.70%) Sass
5 1 (0.70%) WCF
5 1 (0.70%) WF
5 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.99%) Clustering
4 6 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.80%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.80%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.80%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.36%) Windows
2 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (20.28%) Windows Server
4 27 (18.88%) Linux
5 17 (11.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (9.79%) Unix
7 6 (4.20%) HPUX
8 4 (2.80%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.70%) Debian
9 1 (0.70%) Fedora
9 1 (0.70%) SUSE
9 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (48.95%) ITIL
2 38 (26.57%) Problem Management
2 38 (26.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 19 (13.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (13.29%) Mentoring
4 18 (12.59%) Fault Analysis
4 18 (12.59%) Release Management
5 15 (10.49%) Workload Management
6 14 (9.79%) High Availability
7 11 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.99%) Business Continuity
8 10 (6.99%) DevOps
8 10 (6.99%) ITIL V3
9 9 (6.29%) Change Management
9 9 (6.29%) ITSM
10 8 (5.59%) Network Design
11 7 (4.90%) Capacity Management
11 7 (4.90%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.90%) Network Architecture
11 7 (4.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.98%) SQL
2 17 (11.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.69%) Perl
4 10 (6.99%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.90%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.10%) C#
6 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.10%) Python
6 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.40%) C
7 2 (1.40%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) ES6
8 1 (0.70%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (40.56%) CCNA
2 58 (40.56%) CCNP
3 36 (25.17%) CCIE
4 23 (16.08%) MCSE
4 23 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (13.29%) CCDA
6 14 (9.79%) Degree
7 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 9 (6.29%) CCSE
8 9 (6.29%) JNCIA
8 9 (6.29%) JNCIP
9 7 (4.90%) MCSA
10 6 (4.20%) CCSA
11 3 (2.10%) RHCE
12 2 (1.40%) ISEB
12 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) PMO
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (25.17%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.68%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (11.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (11.19%) SCCM
1 16 (11.19%) SCDPM
1 16 (11.19%) SCOM
2 10 (6.99%) Puppet
3 5 (3.50%) Ansible
3 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.80%) Salt
5 3 (2.10%) CFEngine
5 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.70%) Mesos
6 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (64.34%) Cisco
2 64 (44.76%) VMware
3 63 (44.06%) Microsoft
4 41 (28.67%) Genesys
4 41 (28.67%) Verint
5 37 (25.87%) Avaya
6 30 (20.98%) Brocade
7 29 (20.28%) Dell
8 24 (16.78%) CheckPoint
9 22 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 21 (14.69%) F5
11 19 (13.29%) HP
12 16 (11.19%) Hitachi
13 14 (9.79%) Juniper
14 13 (9.09%) Oracle
15 12 (8.39%) SonicWALL
16 11 (7.69%) Aruba
16 11 (7.69%) Ubiquiti
17 9 (6.29%) Extreme Networks
17 9 (6.29%) Meraki