Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 124 120
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +36
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 11 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.43% 0.92% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.00% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.98% +11.25% -
10th Percentile £48,950 £38,200 £32,375
90th Percentile £65,700 £59,000 £44,725
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +3.23%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,360 2,510 2,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.91% 92.52% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,404 1,516 1,405
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Load Balancing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) F5
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 3 (27.27%) Terraform
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) JBoss
4 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (27.27%) Python

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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) GCC
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) GitLab
3 1 (9.09%) GoCD
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Terraform
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
2 2 (18.18%) Graphite
2 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
2 2 (18.18%) Icinga
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) F5
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
3 4 (36.36%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Perforce
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper