Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 266 193
Rank change year-on-year +98 -73 -25
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 148 64 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.53% 0.59% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.66% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 112 45 152
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,350 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £69,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +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 8,725 9,724 11,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.38% 89.70% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7,408 8,213 9,262
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,400 £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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +91 128 £45,000 - 9
North Yorkshire +24 13 £35,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +8 7 £32,500 +18.18%
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 95 (64.19%) Firewall
2 90 (60.81%) Cisco
3 72 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (45.95%) ITIL
4 68 (45.95%) VMware
5 67 (45.27%) Wireless
6 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
7 61 (41.22%) CCNP
8 60 (40.54%) CCNA
8 60 (40.54%) Windows
9 55 (37.16%) Finance
10 50 (33.78%) Genesys
10 50 (33.78%) Verint
11 47 (31.76%) Avaya
11 47 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 45 (30.41%) CCIE
13 44 (29.73%) Problem Management
14 40 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
15 35 (23.65%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (22.97%) LAN
17 33 (22.30%) SQL
18 31 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (20.27%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (18.24%) Linux
20 27 (18.24%) Ethernet
20 27 (18.24%) DNS
20 27 (18.24%) CCDA
20 27 (18.24%) OSPF
20 27 (18.24%) EIGRP
21 26 (17.57%) Mentoring

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 11 (7.43%) Jetty
1 11 (7.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.76%) IIS
3 8 (5.41%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.38%) Apache
4 5 (3.38%) nginx
5 4 (2.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.70%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.70%) Kentico
5 4 (2.70%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (31.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.76%) Serverless
4 4 (2.70%) IaaS
4 4 (2.70%) PaaS
4 4 (2.70%) SaaS
5 2 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (64.19%) Firewall
2 67 (45.27%) Wireless
3 35 (23.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 34 (22.97%) LAN
5 31 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (18.24%) DNS
6 27 (18.24%) EIGRP
6 27 (18.24%) Ethernet
6 27 (18.24%) OSPF
7 25 (16.89%) WAN
8 22 (14.86%) TCP/IP
9 14 (9.46%) MPLS
9 14 (9.46%) Network Security
10 12 (8.11%) VPN
11 11 (7.43%) Internet
12 10 (6.76%) WLAN
13 8 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (4.73%) SSL
15 6 (4.05%) BGP
15 6 (4.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) Azure SQL Database
1 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) MySQL
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.70%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.68%) OLAP
7 1 (0.68%) OLTP
7 1 (0.68%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (3.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (3.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 55 (37.16%) Finance
2 5 (3.38%) Law
3 4 (2.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (34.46%) Network Engineer
2 33 (22.30%) Network Operations Engineer
2 33 (22.30%) Operations Engineer
3 32 (21.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 32 (21.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Architect
5 14 (9.46%) Network Team Leader
5 14 (9.46%) Support Engineer
5 14 (9.46%) Team Leader
6 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 12 (8.11%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
6 12 (8.11%) Network Support
7 11 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Network Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Network Specialist
8 10 (6.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 9 (6.08%) Administrator
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Architect
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Network Architect
9 9 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.43%) Middleware
2 5 (3.38%) .NET
3 2 (1.35%) CSS
3 2 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) WCF
4 1 (0.68%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.05%) Clustering
5 5 (3.38%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.54%) Windows
2 27 (18.24%) Linux
3 20 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) Unix
7 5 (3.38%) HPUX
7 5 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.70%) Debian
8 4 (2.70%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) AIX
9 2 (1.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.68%) Fedora
10 1 (0.68%) SUSE
10 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.95%) ITIL
2 44 (29.73%) Problem Management
3 40 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (20.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (17.57%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.14%) Fault Analysis
6 15 (10.14%) High Availability
6 15 (10.14%) Workload Management
7 13 (8.78%) DevOps
8 12 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.43%) Network Architecture
10 10 (6.76%) Network Design
10 10 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.08%) Network Management
11 9 (6.08%) Release Management
12 8 (5.41%) Change Management
12 8 (5.41%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.05%) Business Continuity
13 6 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.30%) SQL
2 13 (8.78%) Bash Shell
3 12 (8.11%) Perl
3 12 (8.11%) Python
3 12 (8.11%) Ruby
4 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.38%) C
6 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.35%) C#
7 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (48.65%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (41.22%) CCNP
3 60 (40.54%) CCNA
4 45 (30.41%) CCIE
5 27 (18.24%) CCDA
6 24 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (12.84%) MCSE
8 17 (11.49%) Degree
9 9 (6.08%) MCSA
10 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
11 5 (3.38%) CCSE
11 5 (3.38%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.70%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.35%) CCSA
13 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.68%) QA
1 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
1 14 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (6.76%) Docker
4 5 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.70%) GlusterFS
5 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.70%) iptables
5 4 (2.70%) KVM
5 4 (2.70%) Varnish
6 2 (1.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (10.14%) Puppet
1 15 (10.14%) SCCM
1 15 (10.14%) SCOM
2 10 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.76%) SCDPM
3 9 (6.08%) Ansible
4 8 (5.41%) HAProxy
5 5 (3.38%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.38%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.68%) OpenView
Vendors
1 90 (60.81%) Cisco
2 68 (45.95%) VMware
3 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
4 50 (33.78%) Genesys
4 50 (33.78%) Verint
5 47 (31.76%) Avaya
6 24 (16.22%) Brocade
6 24 (16.22%) Dell
6 24 (16.22%) HP
7 15 (10.14%) F5
8 14 (9.46%) CheckPoint
9 13 (8.78%) NetApp
10 12 (8.11%) EMC
10 12 (8.11%) SonicWALL
11 11 (7.43%) Juniper
12 10 (6.76%) Hitachi
13 8 (5.41%) Aruba
13 8 (5.41%) Red Hat
14 7 (4.73%) Extreme Networks
14 7 (4.73%) Meraki