Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 132 129
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 18 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.89% 1.03% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.16% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 30
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £57,946 £48,750 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1823 2322 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.02% 88.93% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1984 1981
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,700 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Wales

Load Balancing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Wales - 12 £50,000 - 1
South Wales +22 6 £34,000 +13.33%
Load Balancing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) F5
4 8 (44.44%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) Migration
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (27.78%) AWS OpsWorks
7 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
7 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
7 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (27.78%) Serverless
7 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (27.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon S3
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (27.78%) AWS OpsWorks
1 5 (27.78%) IaaS
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Route 53
1 5 (27.78%) Serverless
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) BGP
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) MPLS
5 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 3 (16.67%) IGRP
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (11.11%) IPsec
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (27.78%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Ant
1 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
1 5 (27.78%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Debian
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) JNCIP
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) CCDP
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) F5
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
4 4 (22.22%) Avaya
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Clearswift
4 4 (22.22%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) LogRhythm
4 4 (22.22%) McAfee
4 4 (22.22%) Nortel
4 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto