The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 65 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 30 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.65% 2.21% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.01% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 5
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -0.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
849 798 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.93% 73.62% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 761 704 542
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Balancing
Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +7 21 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Caerphilly +4 8 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Load Balancing
Wales

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (90.48%) Cisco
2 33 (78.57%) Firewall
3 24 (57.14%) Internet
4 23 (54.76%) VMware
5 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (45.24%) HP
7 19 (45.24%) LAN
7 19 (45.24%) F5
8 18 (42.86%) Windows
9 17 (40.48%) MPLS
9 17 (40.48%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (38.10%) ITIL
10 16 (38.10%) IIS
11 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 14 (33.33%) VPN
11 14 (33.33%) DNS
11 14 (33.33%) BGP
11 14 (33.33%) CCNP
11 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
13 12 (28.57%) SAP Certification
13 12 (28.57%) SAN
13 12 (28.57%) WAN
13 12 (28.57%) ISO 9001
13 12 (28.57%) SAP
13 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
14 11 (26.19%) CMS
14 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (38.10%) IIS
2 11 (26.19%) CMS
2 11 (26.19%) Commerce Server
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (78.57%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) Internet
3 19 (45.24%) LAN
4 17 (40.48%) MPLS
4 17 (40.48%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (33.33%) BGP
5 14 (33.33%) VPN
5 14 (33.33%) DNS
6 12 (28.57%) WAN
6 12 (28.57%) SAN
7 8 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (19.05%) IPsec
8 7 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (16.67%) HSRP
8 7 (16.67%) NAS
8 7 (16.67%) FWSM
8 7 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 7 (16.67%) VRRP
8 7 (16.67%) OSPF
9 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) OLAP
2 1 (2.38%) OLTP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
1 11 (26.19%) Support Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Network Team Leader
2 10 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
5 6 (14.29%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Network Support
7 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Server Support
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
1 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.38%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (33.33%) CCNP
3 12 (28.57%) SAP Certification
4 11 (26.19%) MCP
4 11 (26.19%) MCSE
5 7 (16.67%) CCNA
6 6 (14.29%) CCIE
7 5 (11.90%) Degree
8 3 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 19 (45.24%) HP
4 19 (45.24%) F5
5 12 (28.57%) SAP
6 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
7 7 (16.67%) Symantec
7 7 (16.67%) Veritas
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 3 (7.14%) Dell
9 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.76%) JBoss
11 1 (2.38%) IBM
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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