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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
Wales / South Wales
Rank 71 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.37% 0.41% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.51% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £33,225
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

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
680 978 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.47% 80.30% 82.85%
Number of salaries quoted 591 842 874
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +24 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Bridgend - 2 - -
Load Balancing
Wales

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
3 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Perl
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 8 (32.00%) BGP
5 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (32.00%) Puppet
5 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) Internet
7 6 (24.00%) OSPF
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) FileNet
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) BGP
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (32.00%) MPLS
3 7 (28.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) OSPF
4 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (16.00%) FTP
6 4 (16.00%) IPsec
6 4 (16.00%) IPv4
6 4 (16.00%) IPv6
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) RIP
7 2 (8.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DBA
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Junior DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) MongoDB DBA
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Documentum Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) CGI
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.00%) iDTV
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Microservices
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Network Management
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Document Management
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Management
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Statistics
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) Perl
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO22301
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) F5
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) Aruba
7 2 (8.00%) BMC
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
7 2 (8.00%) Nortel
7 2 (8.00%) OpenText
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Remedy