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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 157 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.75% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.93% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.29%
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
3009 2477 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.56% 81.29% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1608 1587
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 29 August 2014. 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
Stirling - 5 £47,500 -
Edinburgh -11 4 £35,000 -
Glasgow -23 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (50.00%) SSL
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Replication
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) RHCE
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Apache
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) LAMP
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 4 (22.22%) Puppet
5 4 (22.22%) F5
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
5 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (22.22%) Ansible
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Low Latency

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 2 (11.11%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SSL
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 3 (16.67%) WLAN
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) TACACS
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) BGP
6 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 2 (11.11%) IGRP
6 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (11.11%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Development Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) SAP XI
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Debian
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 3 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) ABAP
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) RHCE
2 2 (11.11%) MCTS
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCAD
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) ProxySG
1 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Postfix
3 1 (5.56%) Squid
3 1 (5.56%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Cacti
2 3 (16.67%) Munin
3 2 (11.11%) HP NNM
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 4 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Vertica
7 1 (5.56%) Informatica