Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 126 125
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.50% 0.88% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.95% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 20
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,147 £57,946 £48,750
UK median annual salary £59,982 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.96% -4.76% -

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 1,769 1,892 2,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.32% 93.02% 90.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 1,608 1,993
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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
South Wales +9 5 £45,000 +35.34% 2
West Wales 0 4 £47,621 -4.76%
Load Balancing
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) SLA

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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Debian
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Fedora
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Storage Management
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Design
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
2 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (20.00%) McAfee
4 2 (20.00%) Nortel
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds