The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Load Balancing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 83 97
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.08% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.18% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £53,750 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.57% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

Load Balancing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1138 1103 1239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.85% 91.61% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 695 629 755
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Load Balancing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Edinburgh

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) IIS
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
7 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (14.29%) SSL
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
8 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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