The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 104 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.47% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.52%
Load Balancing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1234 1060 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.93% 85.14% 81.44%
Number of salaries quoted 835 665 705
Average salary £40,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) RHCE
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) XenServer
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) L2TP
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Development Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Postfix
3 1 (12.50%) Squid
3 1 (12.50%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Cacti
2 2 (25.00%) Munin
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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