Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 196 231
Rank change year-on-year -26 +35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 88 140 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.90% 1.30% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.41% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 94 99
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £34,848 £28,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £54,290
% change year-on-year -0.94% -2.38% +8.58%

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 9,004 9,901 10,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.51% 92.21% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7,568 8,450 9,028
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -32 51 £42,500 -7.61% 3
North Yorkshire +19 19 £58,000 +65.71% 1
South Yorkshire +10 10 £48,500 +73.21%
East Yorkshire +25 8 £36,176 +1.90%
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 61 (69.32%) Firewall
2 51 (57.95%) Cisco
3 45 (51.14%) Wireless
4 38 (43.18%) VMware
5 36 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (37.50%) CCNP
6 33 (37.50%) ITIL
7 31 (35.23%) Avaya
7 31 (35.23%) Genesys
7 31 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (35.23%) Verint
8 28 (31.82%) Linux
9 26 (29.55%) Windows
9 26 (29.55%) Python
10 25 (28.41%) DNS
10 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (26.14%) Ansible
11 23 (26.14%) CCNA
12 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
13 20 (22.73%) DHCP
14 18 (20.45%) HP
15 17 (19.32%) OSPF
15 17 (19.32%) DevOps
15 17 (19.32%) Bash Shell
16 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (18.18%) Red Hat
16 16 (18.18%) WAN
16 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
16 16 (18.18%) VPN
16 16 (18.18%) LAN

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 22 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.91%) JBoss
3 8 (9.09%) Apache
4 6 (6.82%) Jetty
4 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (35.23%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.41%) Office 365
5 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 61 (69.32%) Firewall
2 45 (51.14%) Wireless
3 25 (28.41%) DNS
4 20 (22.73%) DHCP
5 17 (19.32%) OSPF
6 16 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (18.18%) LAN
6 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 16 (18.18%) VPN
6 16 (18.18%) WAN
7 14 (15.91%) Network Security
7 14 (15.91%) VoIP
8 12 (13.64%) EIGRP
9 11 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 9 (10.23%) NetScaler
11 8 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (9.09%) IP Telephony
11 8 (9.09%) MPLS
11 8 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) RavenDB
3 3 (3.41%) Redis
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Hudson
1 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Law
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Lead Network Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Team Leader
6 10 (11.36%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 10 (11.36%) Network Team Leader
6 10 (11.36%) Operations Team Leader
7 9 (10.23%) Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) Network Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 8 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Network Operations Specialist
8 8 (9.09%) Network Specialist
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 6 (6.82%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) LAMP
4 1 (1.14%) JDBC
4 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.68%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.55%) Clustering
3 4 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 26 (29.55%) Windows
3 13 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.68%) SUSE
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Debian
6 2 (2.27%) HPUX
6 2 (2.27%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) Unix
7 1 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) DevOps
3 14 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (14.77%) Problem Management
5 12 (13.64%) High Availability
6 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.50%) People Management
7 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.23%) Workload Management
8 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.82%) Security Patching
10 5 (5.68%) Decision-Making
10 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.68%) IT Strategy
10 5 (5.68%) Network Design
10 5 (5.68%) Server Building
10 5 (5.68%) Server Hardening
11 4 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) Python
2 17 (19.32%) Bash Shell
3 14 (15.91%) Perl
4 12 (13.64%) Ruby
5 10 (11.36%) Java
6 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.82%) SQL
7 4 (4.55%) Go
7 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) AWK
8 1 (1.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 36 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (37.50%) CCNP
3 23 (26.14%) CCNA
4 10 (11.36%) Degree
5 8 (9.09%) CCDA
5 8 (9.09%) CCIE
6 6 (6.82%) RHCE
7 5 (5.68%) RHCSA
8 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.09%) FreeRADIUS
3 6 (6.82%) Docker
4 5 (5.68%) Gluster
4 5 (5.68%) GlusterFS
4 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.14%) NDS
7 1 (1.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) Ansible
2 15 (17.05%) Puppet
3 10 (11.36%) Nagios
4 9 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (6.82%) Kubernetes
6 5 (5.68%) SCCM
6 5 (5.68%) SCOM
6 5 (5.68%) vRealize
7 4 (4.55%) Consul
7 4 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (4.55%) Grafana
7 4 (4.55%) Graphite
7 4 (4.55%) Opsview
7 4 (4.55%) Packer
7 4 (4.55%) Salt
7 4 (4.55%) Terraform
7 4 (4.55%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.41%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Cisco
2 38 (43.18%) VMware
3 31 (35.23%) Avaya
3 31 (35.23%) Genesys
3 31 (35.23%) Verint
4 18 (20.45%) HP
5 16 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 12 (13.64%) EMC
6 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.50%) Aruba
7 11 (12.50%) Citrix
7 11 (12.50%) Dell
8 10 (11.36%) NetApp
9 8 (9.09%) Juniper
10 7 (7.95%) F5
11 6 (6.82%) Oracle
12 5 (5.68%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.41%) Brocade
13 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.41%) Ubiquiti