Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - -
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.68% 0.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £55,242 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.21% - -
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% -11.11%

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 West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 272 388 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 97.84% 97.00% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 256 366 127
West Wales median annual salary £39,301 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,723 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in West Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing in West Wales.

Salary trend for Load Balancing in West Wales

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in West Wales over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in West Wales

Load Balancing
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 15 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
Swansea +29 13 £40,210 -27.21%
Load Balancing
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) F5
5 7 (53.85%) OSPF
5 7 (53.85%) BGP
5 7 (53.85%) WAN
6 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
6 6 (46.15%) RIP
6 6 (46.15%) Clearswift
6 6 (46.15%) McAfee
6 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 6 (46.15%) MPLS
6 6 (46.15%) Nortel
6 6 (46.15%) Avaya
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (46.15%) ServiceNow
6 6 (46.15%) LogRhythm
6 6 (46.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) CCNP
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) BGP
2 7 (53.85%) OSPF
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) RIP
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) IGRP
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Avaya
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Clearswift
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) LogRhythm
3 6 (46.15%) McAfee
3 6 (46.15%) Nortel
3 6 (46.15%) ServiceNow
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds