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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Load Balancing
Rank 158 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 15 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.82% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.01% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +4.70%
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
2971 2479 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.07% 81.60% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1610 1630
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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
Edinburgh -13 6 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Stirling - 5 £47,500 -
Glasgow -31 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) SSL
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Replication
5 5 (25.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) RHCE
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Apache
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) LAMP
6 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 4 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (20.00%) F5
6 4 (20.00%) Change Control
6 4 (20.00%) Puppet
6 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
6 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (20.00%) Ansible

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP SD
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) SSL
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (15.00%) WLAN
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) TACACS
7 2 (10.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.00%) IGRP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) SMTP
7 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 2 (10.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Development Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (10.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (15.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCAD
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) XenServer
1 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Openswan
3 1 (5.00%) Postfix
3 1 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) Cacti
2 3 (15.00%) Munin
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (10.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Nokia
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Vertica
7 1 (5.00%) Informatica
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