Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 223 187 221
Rank change year-on-year -36 +34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 47 10 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 20
10th Percentile £44,750 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £54,375 £41,563 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +27.78% -21.74% +15.00%
75th Percentile £62,188 £55,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £71,250 - £78,125
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +0.84%

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 6,539 3,581 5,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.12% 93.26% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,643 3,020 4,628
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Load Balancing in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Yorkshire

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Load Balancing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire - 32 £55,000 - 12
South Yorkshire -37 8 £67,500 +54.29%
North Yorkshire -14 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 28 (59.57%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) Cisco
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) F5
4 16 (34.04%) Technical Leadership
5 15 (31.91%) Azure
6 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
6 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
6 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (25.53%) Terraform
7 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) Windows
7 12 (25.53%) Linux
8 11 (23.40%) C
8 11 (23.40%) C#
8 11 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
8 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
8 11 (23.40%) High Availability
8 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
8 11 (23.40%) DevOps
8 11 (23.40%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (21.28%) SaaS
9 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
9 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
9 10 (21.28%) VPN
10 9 (19.15%) Project Management
10 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
10 9 (19.15%) Scrum

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 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Azure
2 10 (21.28%) SaaS
3 9 (19.15%) IaaS
4 4 (8.51%) AWS
5 2 (4.26%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (4.26%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) VPN
3 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) Network Security
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) OSPF
5 5 (10.64%) BGP
5 5 (10.64%) MPLS
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.38%) SSL
7 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (4.26%) LAN
7 2 (4.26%) PuTTY
7 2 (4.26%) Telnet
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) DB2
2 2 (4.26%) Power BI
2 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) Tableau
2 2 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Cypress.io
2 2 (4.26%) Fiddler
2 2 (4.26%) Gatling
2 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.26%) JMeter
2 2 (4.26%) LINQPad
2 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.26%) NeoLoad
2 2 (4.26%) Postman
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) WebLOAD
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Social Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Lead DevOps
4 8 (17.02%) IT Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Performance Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) Java EE
2 2 (4.26%) JSON
2 2 (4.26%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) SAML
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Technical Leadership
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (23.40%) Deployment Automation
3 11 (23.40%) DevOps
3 11 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (23.40%) High Availability
3 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
3 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
3 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
4 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
5 9 (19.15%) Coaching
5 9 (19.15%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
5 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (19.15%) Manual Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Product Management
5 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C
2 11 (23.40%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.38%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) Bash
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) NCSC
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.38%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Terraform
2 9 (19.15%) Ansible
2 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (19.15%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Grafana
3 2 (4.26%) nmon
4 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) F5
3 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.51%) Brocade
4 4 (8.51%) Splunk
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Cognos
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.26%) Talend
7 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.13%) Dell Compellent