Period
to 19 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 105 129
Rank change year-on-year +15 +24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 21 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.45% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.86% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 8
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% +29.31% -18.60%
10th Percentile £22,800 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £33,675
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -15.79%

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 1,299 1,389 2,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.65% 91.32% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 1,222 1,773
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 August 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 August 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 +4 20 £44,000 +11.39%
Load Balancing
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 15 (71.43%) DNS
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (66.67%) High Availability
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) MySQL
3 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
3 13 (61.90%) PHP
3 13 (61.90%) LAMP
3 13 (61.90%) Clustering
3 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 13 (61.90%) Subversion
3 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
3 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
4 12 (57.14%) ZABBIX
4 12 (57.14%) WordPress
4 12 (57.14%) Varnish
4 12 (57.14%) Puppet
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 12 (57.14%) Content Management
4 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 12 (57.14%) Python
5 8 (38.10%) CMS
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation

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 12 (57.14%) WordPress
2 8 (38.10%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) G Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.52%) RTP
6 2 (9.52%) SMS
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) IPsec
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) SSL
7 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.52%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
1 13 (61.90%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Lead DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Team Leader
4 5 (23.81%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
6 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) CentOS
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) SUSE
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) High Availability
3 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (57.14%) Content Management
4 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) People Management
5 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 4 (19.05%) WFM
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Decision-Making
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) Bash Shell
2 13 (61.90%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
3 12 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Varnish
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
3 1 (4.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
1 12 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Brocade
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Google