The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 61 56 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 27 33 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.48% 2.86% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 3.77% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +116.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.14%
Load Balancing
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
790 876 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 72.61% 75.98% 72.99%
Number of salaries quoted 723 782 587
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in South Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in South Wales

Load Balancing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 21 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Caerphilly +3 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Load Balancing
Wales

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 41 (87.23%) Cisco
2 34 (72.34%) Firewall
3 26 (55.32%) Internet
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 25 (53.19%) VMware
5 22 (46.81%) Windows
6 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (44.68%) HP
7 20 (42.55%) IIS
7 20 (42.55%) LAN
7 20 (42.55%) F5
8 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (36.17%) MPLS
10 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
10 16 (34.04%) ITIL
11 15 (31.91%) VPN
11 15 (31.91%) BGP
11 15 (31.91%) CCNP
11 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
12 14 (29.79%) SAN
12 14 (29.79%) DNS
13 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
14 12 (25.53%) WAN
14 12 (25.53%) ISO 9001
14 12 (25.53%) SAP
14 12 (25.53%) SAP Certification
14 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
15 11 (23.40%) CMS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (42.55%) IIS
2 11 (23.40%) CMS
2 11 (23.40%) Commerce Server
3 4 (8.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) Internet
3 20 (42.55%) LAN
4 18 (38.30%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (36.17%) MPLS
6 15 (31.91%) BGP
6 15 (31.91%) VPN
7 14 (29.79%) DNS
7 14 (29.79%) SAN
8 12 (25.53%) WAN
9 9 (19.15%) IPsec
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (17.02%) FWSM
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (17.02%) HSRP
10 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
10 8 (17.02%) EIGRP
10 8 (17.02%) VRRP
11 7 (14.89%) OSPF
11 7 (14.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) OLAP
2 1 (2.13%) OLTP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
1 4 (8.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Analyst
1 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
1 11 (23.40%) Support Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Team Leader
2 10 (21.28%) Network Team Leader
3 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (17.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Operations Team Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 5 (10.64%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Network Support
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Server Support
7 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
1 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) UNIX
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) AIX
6 2 (4.26%) CentOS
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (31.91%) CCNP
4 12 (25.53%) SAP Certification
5 11 (23.40%) MCP
5 11 (23.40%) MCSE
6 7 (14.89%) CCNA
7 6 (12.77%) CCIE
8 5 (10.64%) MCITP
8 5 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO 9001
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (8.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 25 (53.19%) VMware
4 21 (44.68%) HP
5 20 (42.55%) F5
6 12 (25.53%) SAP
7 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
8 7 (14.89%) Symantec
8 7 (14.89%) Veritas
9 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
9 5 (10.64%) Dell
10 4 (8.51%) Citrix
11 2 (4.26%) JBoss
11 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.13%) Oracle
12 1 (2.13%) IBM
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