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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 105 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.49% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £48,250 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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
1279 1236 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.42% 82.29% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 879 809 616
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,604 £60,000
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 26 November 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
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) RHCE
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) CMDB
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Telnet
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Development Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
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%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Cacti
2 2 (25.00%) Munin
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) F5