The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 99 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 0.14% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1127 1223 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.66% 87.29% 83.30%
Number of salaries quoted 715 722 643
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (64.29%) Change Control
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
6 7 (50.00%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 5 (35.71%) Web Services
9 3 (21.43%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) SCOM
9 3 (21.43%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (21.43%) Open Source
9 3 (21.43%) F5
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) Banking

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) HSRP
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) SHDSL
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) ATM
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee