The first table below looks at the demand for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 28 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 74 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 30 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 1.99% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.73% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 5
Average salary £39,500 £48,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.97% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 917 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.39% 73.13% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 890 813 614
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Wales

Load Balancing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -1 30 £39,500 -18.97% 3
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) VMware
3 24 (55.81%) Internet
4 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
5 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (46.51%) HP
6 19 (44.19%) LAN
6 19 (44.19%) Windows
6 19 (44.19%) F5
7 17 (39.53%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (39.53%) IIS
7 17 (39.53%) MPLS
8 16 (37.21%) ITIL
9 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
9 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (32.56%) CCNP
10 14 (32.56%) BGP
10 14 (32.56%) VPN
10 14 (32.56%) DNS
11 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
11 13 (30.23%) SAN
12 12 (27.91%) SAP Certification
12 12 (27.91%) WAN
12 12 (27.91%) ISO 9001
12 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
12 12 (27.91%) SAP
12 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
13 11 (25.58%) Management Information System

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 17 (39.53%) IIS
2 11 (25.58%) CMS
2 11 (25.58%) Commerce Server
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) Firewall
2 24 (55.81%) Internet
3 19 (44.19%) LAN
4 17 (39.53%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (39.53%) MPLS
5 14 (32.56%) BGP
5 14 (32.56%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) DNS
6 13 (30.23%) SAN
7 12 (27.91%) WAN
8 8 (18.60%) IPsec
8 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (16.28%) EIGRP
9 7 (16.28%) VRRP
9 7 (16.28%) OSPF
9 7 (16.28%) HSRP
9 7 (16.28%) FWSM
9 7 (16.28%) NAS
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) OLAP
2 1 (2.33%) OLTP
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
1 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Team Leader
2 10 (23.26%) Network Team Leader
3 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Operations Team Leader
5 6 (13.95%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Network Support
7 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Network Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.33%) Network Design
3 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Python
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (32.56%) CCNP
4 12 (27.91%) SAP Certification
5 11 (25.58%) MCP
5 11 (25.58%) MCSE
6 7 (16.28%) CCNA
7 6 (13.95%) CCIE
8 5 (11.63%) Degree
9 4 (9.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO 9001
1 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) VMware
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) HP
5 19 (44.19%) F5
6 12 (27.91%) SAP
7 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
8 7 (16.28%) Symantec
8 7 (16.28%) Veritas
9 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
9 4 (9.30%) Citrix
9 4 (9.30%) Dell
10 2 (4.65%) JBoss
10 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.33%) Oracle
11 1 (2.33%) IBM
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
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