Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 101 122
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 7 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.43% 0.43% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.47% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% +13.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £42,000 £31,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,986 £44,800 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

Load Balancing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,414 1,271 1,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.28% 91.50% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 1,127 1,771
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in South Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing 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 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -17 6 £45,000 +35.34%
Load Balancing
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) CentOS
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Solr
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) Replication
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler

Load Balancing
Co-occurring 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 (42.86%) Apache Solr
1 3 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) RTP
2 2 (28.57%) SMS
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) CentOS
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft