Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 154 261
Rank change year-on-year -74 +107 -39
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 56 173 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.67% 1.81% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.97% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 117 65
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% -3.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £71,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.94% -5.91% +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 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 7,678 8,798 10,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.75% 92.29% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,284 7,374 8,605
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 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,441 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -79 21 £42,000 -6.67% 16
South Yorkshire +8 18 £49,000 +63.33%
North Yorkshire -12 9 £42,500 +21.43% 1
East Yorkshire +16 8 £36,176 +1.90%
Load Balancing
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 28 (50.00%) Firewall
2 27 (48.21%) Cisco
3 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Python
4 22 (39.29%) HP
4 22 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (37.50%) Wireless
6 20 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
9 17 (30.36%) DNS
9 17 (30.36%) Ansible
10 16 (28.57%) Perl
10 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 16 (28.57%) VMware
11 15 (26.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (26.79%) EMC
11 15 (26.79%) ITIL
11 15 (26.79%) VPN
11 15 (26.79%) Aruba
12 14 (25.00%) Network Security
13 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
13 13 (23.21%) JBoss
13 13 (23.21%) Puppet
14 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
14 11 (19.64%) RHCSA
14 11 (19.64%) Public Cloud
14 11 (19.64%) VoIP
14 11 (19.64%) OSPF
14 11 (19.64%) RHCE

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 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 13 (23.21%) JBoss
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.93%) Jetty
4 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
5 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 22 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.36%) IaaS
4 3 (5.36%) PaaS
4 3 (5.36%) SaaS
5 2 (3.57%) GitHub
6 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (37.50%) Wireless
3 17 (30.36%) DNS
4 15 (26.79%) VPN
5 14 (25.00%) Network Security
6 11 (19.64%) OSPF
6 11 (19.64%) VoIP
7 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (17.86%) HTTP
8 9 (16.07%) DHCP
8 9 (16.07%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 8 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (14.29%) IP Telephony
9 8 (14.29%) Unified Communications
10 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
10 5 (8.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.57%) CircleCI
2 2 (3.57%) Codeship
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) GitLab
2 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Network Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Support
7 4 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Middleware
2 8 (14.29%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.64%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.14%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (16.07%) SUSE
4 4 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
3 10 (17.86%) DevOps
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Security Patching
4 9 (16.07%) Server Building
4 9 (16.07%) Server Hardening
5 8 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) IT Strategy
7 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.14%) High Availability
8 4 (7.14%) People Management
8 4 (7.14%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Service Management
9 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Network Design
9 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.36%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Python
2 16 (28.57%) Perl
3 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.86%) Java
5 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 7 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) RHCE
1 11 (19.64%) RHCSA
2 10 (17.86%) Degree
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (12.50%) CCNA
4 7 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCDP
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Gluster
1 9 (16.07%) GlusterFS
2 8 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) Docker
5 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) KVM
6 1 (1.79%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) Ansible
2 13 (23.21%) Puppet
3 9 (16.07%) Nagios
3 9 (16.07%) vRealize
4 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.36%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (3.57%) CFEngine
6 2 (3.57%) Consul
6 2 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.57%) Grafana
6 2 (3.57%) Graphite
6 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.57%) Packer
6 2 (3.57%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.57%) Terraform
7 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) HP
3 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 15 (26.79%) Aruba
4 15 (26.79%) EMC
5 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
6 9 (16.07%) F5
6 9 (16.07%) Oracle
7 8 (14.29%) Juniper
7 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.93%) Avaya
8 5 (8.93%) Genesys
8 5 (8.93%) NetApp
8 5 (8.93%) Verint
9 4 (7.14%) Brocade
9 4 (7.14%) Citrix
9 4 (7.14%) Dell
9 4 (7.14%) Forcepoint
9 4 (7.14%) Meraki