The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 85 79 93
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 16 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.24% 1.74% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.19% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 3
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +7.57%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.42%
Load Balancing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
965 1094 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.86% 79.16% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 791 976 731
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +2 16 £36,000 +1.40% 2
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 32 (71.11%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) F5
4 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (48.89%) LAN
6 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 21 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (44.44%) VMware
8 19 (42.22%) Internet
8 19 (42.22%) MPLS
9 18 (40.00%) VPN
10 16 (35.56%) Windows
10 16 (35.56%) CCNP
10 16 (35.56%) HP
10 16 (35.56%) BGP
11 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
11 14 (31.11%) IIS
11 14 (31.11%) WAN
12 12 (26.67%) SAN
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (24.44%) IPsec
14 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL
14 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (20.00%) Linux
15 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 9 (20.00%) DNS
15 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
15 9 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
16 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (31.11%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Commerce Server
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.89%) CMS
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) LAN
3 21 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (42.22%) Internet
4 19 (42.22%) MPLS
5 18 (40.00%) VPN
6 16 (35.56%) BGP
7 14 (31.11%) WAN
8 12 (26.67%) SAN
9 11 (24.44%) IPsec
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (20.00%) DNS
11 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
12 8 (17.78%) VRRP
12 8 (17.78%) OSPF
12 8 (17.78%) FWSM
12 8 (17.78%) HSRP
13 6 (13.33%) Network Security
13 6 (13.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) OLAP
2 1 (2.22%) OLTP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Team Leader
3 7 (15.56%) Network Team Leader
4 6 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Operations Team Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support
6 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Server Support
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) AIX
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
3 7 (15.56%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (4.44%) Network Design
5 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (35.56%) CCNP
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (17.78%) SAP Certification
4 8 (17.78%) CCIE
5 7 (15.56%) CCNA
6 6 (13.33%) MCITP
7 5 (11.11%) Degree
8 4 (8.89%) MCP
8 4 (8.89%) MCSE
9 1 (2.22%) CCDA
9 1 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO 9001
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) Cisco
2 25 (55.56%) F5
3 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) VMware
5 16 (35.56%) HP
6 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
7 8 (17.78%) SAP
8 7 (15.56%) Dell
8 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.67%) Veritas
9 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.44%) Symantec
10 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.44%) Citrix
10 2 (4.44%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) Oracle
11 1 (2.22%) IBM
11 1 (2.22%) NetApp
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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