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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 80 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 19 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.60% 1.07% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
975 767 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 81.86% 82.30% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 845 643 647
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
Caerphilly +11 10 £60,000 +100.00%
Cardiff +1 9 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Load Balancing
Wales

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) Firewall
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 16 (45.71%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) HP
6 14 (40.00%) Citrix
7 13 (37.14%) IIS
7 13 (37.14%) SolarWinds
8 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (34.29%) MPLS
9 11 (31.43%) Internet
9 11 (31.43%) DNS
9 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
9 11 (31.43%) Product Management
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 10 (28.57%) Linux
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (22.86%) F5
12 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
12 8 (22.86%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (22.86%) CMS
12 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
12 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
12 8 (22.86%) SAP Certification
12 8 (22.86%) Commerce Server

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) IIS
2 8 (22.86%) Commerce Server
2 8 (22.86%) CMS
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) nginx
4 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) MPLS
3 11 (31.43%) Internet
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (22.86%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (22.86%) NetScaler
5 8 (22.86%) IPv6
5 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.86%) OSPF
5 8 (22.86%) BGP
6 7 (20.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (17.14%) SAN
8 5 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (11.43%) NAS
9 4 (11.43%) WAN
10 3 (8.57%) Wireless
10 3 (8.57%) VoIP
10 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQLite
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Network Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) COM
3 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) Clustering
4 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) CentOS
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Product Management
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Resilience Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Perl
1 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) AWK
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.86%) SAP Certification
2 8 (22.86%) MCP
2 8 (22.86%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) MCITP
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) ProxySG
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) HP
4 14 (40.00%) Citrix
5 13 (37.14%) SolarWinds
6 8 (22.86%) SAP
6 8 (22.86%) F5
7 6 (17.14%) Veritas
8 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 4 (11.43%) Symantec
9 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
9 4 (11.43%) Juniper
9 4 (11.43%) Dell
10 3 (8.57%) Mitel
10 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
11 2 (5.71%) NetApp
11 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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