Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 118 122
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.79% 1.39% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.48% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 17
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £49,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 1,636 1,820 2,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 92.01% 93.57% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,491 1,670
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.28% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,300
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 -5 10 £45,000 +10.15%
South Wales -1 3 £43,500 +2.35%
Load Balancing
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Migration
3 10 (71.43%) Fedora
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 10 (71.43%) CentOS
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (71.43%) Puppet
3 10 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (71.43%) OpenStack
3 10 (71.43%) IaaS
3 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (71.43%) Ansible
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 10 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (71.43%) Kubernetes
3 10 (71.43%) Serverless
3 10 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (71.43%) Storage Management
3 10 (71.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 7 (50.00%) Ruby

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 10 (71.43%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 10 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (71.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 10 (71.43%) IaaS
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (71.43%) Serverless
3 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Applications Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Junior
4 7 (50.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 7 (50.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
1 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) CentOS
1 10 (71.43%) Fedora
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Migration
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) Storage Management
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Community of Practice
7 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Ansible
1 10 (71.43%) Kubernetes
1 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
1 10 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Ivanti
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) VMware