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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Load Balancing
UK / Scotland
Rank 132 127 156
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 3 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.08% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 11
Median salary £53,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%

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
2023 2688 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.23% 90.72% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1708 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 2 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £53,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) F5
4 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) Network Management
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Juniper
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) SAN
7 3 (20.00%) CommVault
7 3 (20.00%) NetApp
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) NAS
6 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) VSAN
7 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 2 (13.33%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
5 1 (6.67%) CCSM
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) HND
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) LPIC
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Iperf
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) CommVault
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 3 (20.00%) Zerto
6 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
7 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds