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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 91 98
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.65% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £51,750 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.94% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  

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 1041 1224 1195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.11% 91.07% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 672 827 708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 29 March 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 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) CCSE
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) xDSL

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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (16.67%) xDSL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Iperf
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago