Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 117 117
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -19
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 6 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.42% 0.92% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.02% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 25
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -29.41% +12.58%
10th Percentile £31,100 £27,500 £29,200
90th Percentile £44,800 £47,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +12.58%

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 1268 1964 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.36% 89.89% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1756 1771
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +35 5 £33,250 +9.02%
Caerphilly -5 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Load Balancing
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP

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 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) IGRP
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto