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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 102 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.67% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £56,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -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
1220 1197 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.46% 82.44% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 818 783 635
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 19 December 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) RHCE
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Replication
4 3 (30.00%) CMDB
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Telnet
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Xen
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Cacti
2 2 (20.00%) Munin
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) F5