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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Load Balancing
Rank 81 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £47,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1093 1319 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.01% 90.40% 87.26%
Number of salaries quoted 634 852 865
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 18 (85.71%) VMware
1 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) ITIL
3 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) SCCM
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) DHCP
7 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (33.33%) SCOM
8 7 (33.33%) Network Security
8 7 (33.33%) SLA
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (28.57%) CCNP
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
10 5 (23.81%) VoIP
10 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
11 4 (19.05%) Firmware
11 4 (19.05%) BGP

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
6 4 (19.05%) BGP
6 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (14.29%) IPsec
7 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (14.29%) SSL
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) MPLS
8 1 (4.76%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Platform Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Informatics
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) Change Control
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) High Availability
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (14.29%) Line Management
2 3 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCNP
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) Firmware
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard