Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 275 195
Rank change year-on-year +107 -80 -49
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 160 62 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.63% 0.56% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.63% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 114 46 165
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £28,000 £34,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,625 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.47% +4.05% +5.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8851 9910 11633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.19% 89.63% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7433 8293 9515
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
West Yorkshire +101 135 £45,000 - 7
North Yorkshire +30 15 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire +4 8 £32,500 +10.17%
East Yorkshire - 2 £35,500 -
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 99 (61.88%) Firewall
2 92 (57.50%) Cisco
3 75 (46.88%) ITIL
3 75 (46.88%) VMware
4 70 (43.75%) Windows
5 69 (43.13%) Cisco Certification
6 67 (41.88%) Microsoft
7 65 (40.63%) Wireless
8 62 (38.75%) Finance
9 61 (38.13%) CCNA
10 60 (37.50%) CCNP
11 51 (31.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 48 (30.00%) Genesys
12 48 (30.00%) Verint
13 46 (28.75%) Problem Management
14 45 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
15 44 (27.50%) Avaya
16 43 (26.88%) CCIE
17 42 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (25.00%) SQL
19 37 (23.13%) Linux
19 37 (23.13%) DNS
20 36 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
21 33 (20.63%) Ethernet
22 31 (19.38%) OSPF
22 31 (19.38%) EIGRP
23 30 (18.75%) LAN
24 29 (18.13%) Brocade
24 29 (18.13%) HP
24 29 (18.13%) Dell

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (10.00%) IIS
2 12 (7.50%) Jetty
2 12 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.38%) Apache
3 7 (4.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.75%) nginx
5 4 (2.50%) CMS
5 4 (2.50%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.50%) Kentico
5 4 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (31.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.13%) Serverless
4 3 (1.88%) IaaS
4 3 (1.88%) PaaS
4 3 (1.88%) SaaS
5 2 (1.25%) Office 365
6 1 (0.63%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (61.88%) Firewall
2 65 (40.63%) Wireless
3 42 (26.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 37 (23.13%) DNS
5 36 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (20.63%) Ethernet
7 31 (19.38%) EIGRP
7 31 (19.38%) OSPF
8 30 (18.75%) LAN
9 23 (14.38%) TCP/IP
10 18 (11.25%) WAN
11 13 (8.13%) Network Security
11 13 (8.13%) VPN
12 11 (6.88%) Internet
12 11 (6.88%) MPLS
13 8 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (4.38%) DHCP
14 7 (4.38%) SAN
14 7 (4.38%) WLAN
15 6 (3.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.63%) Azure SQL Database
2 21 (13.13%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.00%) MySQL
4 8 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.88%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.63%) Redis
10 1 (0.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.63%) gulp
4 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 62 (38.75%) Finance
2 3 (1.88%) Marketing
2 3 (1.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Games
3 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (30.63%) Network Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Network Operations Engineer
2 31 (19.38%) Operations Engineer
3 30 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (10.63%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (10.00%) Network Support
6 14 (8.75%) Architect
6 14 (8.75%) Network Team Leader
6 14 (8.75%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 12 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
7 12 (7.50%) Support Specialist
8 11 (6.88%) Administrator
8 11 (6.88%) Network Specialist
8 11 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.50%) Middleware
2 5 (3.13%) .NET
3 3 (1.88%) Web Services
4 2 (1.25%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.25%) CSS
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.63%) Ember.js
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) Java EE
5 1 (0.63%) Kafka
5 1 (0.63%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) React
5 1 (0.63%) Sass
5 1 (0.63%) WCF
5 1 (0.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.38%) Clustering
4 6 (3.75%) NHS
5 5 (3.13%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
9 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 70 (43.75%) Windows
2 37 (23.13%) Linux
3 28 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 25 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.63%) Unix
7 5 (3.13%) HPUX
8 4 (2.50%) Debian
8 4 (2.50%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.25%) AIX
9 2 (1.25%) Solaris
9 2 (1.25%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.63%) Fedora
10 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.88%) ITIL
2 46 (28.75%) Problem Management
3 45 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (13.13%) High Availability
5 21 (13.13%) Mentoring
6 19 (11.88%) Fault Analysis
7 17 (10.63%) Release Management
8 15 (9.38%) Workload Management
9 12 (7.50%) DevOps
10 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.25%) ITIL V3
12 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (5.00%) Network Architecture
13 8 (5.00%) Network Design
14 7 (4.38%) Change Management
15 6 (3.75%) Business Continuity
15 6 (3.75%) ITSM
15 6 (3.75%) Project Management
15 6 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.00%) SQL
2 18 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 17 (10.63%) Bash Shell
3 17 (10.63%) Perl
4 15 (9.38%) Python
5 13 (8.13%) Ruby
6 4 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.88%) C
8 2 (1.25%) C#
8 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.63%) ES6
9 1 (0.63%) Java
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (43.13%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (38.13%) CCNA
3 60 (37.50%) CCNP
4 43 (26.88%) CCIE
5 26 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (15.63%) CCDA
6 25 (15.63%) MCSE
7 16 (10.00%) Degree
8 9 (5.63%) MCSA
8 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.75%) CCSE
9 6 (3.75%) JNCIA
9 6 (3.75%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.88%) CCSA
11 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.63%) CCSP
12 1 (0.63%) ISEB
12 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 26 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.38%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.00%) Docker
5 8 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.00%) KVM
6 5 (3.13%) GlusterFS
6 5 (3.13%) iptables
7 4 (2.50%) Varnish
8 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.63%) vSphere
9 1 (0.63%) Xen
9 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (10.63%) SCCM
1 17 (10.63%) SCOM
2 16 (10.00%) Puppet
2 16 (10.00%) SCDPM
3 14 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.13%) Ansible
4 13 (8.13%) HAProxy
5 6 (3.75%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.25%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.25%) Salt
7 1 (0.63%) Mesos
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (57.50%) Cisco
2 75 (46.88%) VMware
3 67 (41.88%) Microsoft
4 48 (30.00%) Genesys
4 48 (30.00%) Verint
5 44 (27.50%) Avaya
6 29 (18.13%) Brocade
6 29 (18.13%) Dell
6 29 (18.13%) HP
7 19 (11.88%) F5
8 18 (11.25%) CheckPoint
9 16 (10.00%) Hitachi
10 15 (9.38%) EMC
10 15 (9.38%) NetApp
10 15 (9.38%) Red Hat
11 13 (8.13%) Oracle
12 12 (7.50%) Juniper
12 12 (7.50%) SonicWALL
13 10 (6.25%) Aruba
14 8 (5.00%) Ubiquiti