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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 97 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £56,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
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
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) CMDB
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) KVM
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) DataPower
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
1 2 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) Munin
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) IBM