The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 150 164 158
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 17 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £33,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £45,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.27%
Load Balancing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2777 3191 2618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.57% 83.97% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 2147 1687
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Scotland

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh +13 5 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Stirling - 1 £57,500 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (73.33%) SQL
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (63.33%) SharePoint
2 19 (63.33%) Firewall
3 15 (50.00%) ITIL
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (46.67%) Change Control
5 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 10 (33.33%) SLA
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (30.00%) Banking
8 8 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (26.67%) C#
8 8 (26.67%) .NET
8 8 (26.67%) ADO.NET
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
10 5 (16.67%) LAN
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco
11 4 (13.33%) CRM
11 4 (13.33%) F5
12 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (63.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) SSL
4 3 (10.00%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) BGP
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.67%) HSRP
5 2 (6.67%) MPLS
5 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) IGRP
6 1 (3.33%) TACACS
6 1 (3.33%) VRRP
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Local Government
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Network Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ADO.NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Change Control
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
7 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
7 2 (6.67%) SIEM
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) ITSM
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.33%) DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCNP
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.33%) OPNET
3 1 (3.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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