Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 125 160
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 24 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 0.65% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.70% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +8.75% +3.23% -13.89%

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 2467 2148 2803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.20% 92.63% 91.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1390 1765
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,325 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (62.50%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (50.00%) DNS
6 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 10 (41.67%) F5
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 9 (37.50%) ITIL
9 8 (33.33%) CCNP
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (29.17%) SQL
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
10 7 (29.17%) SCCM
10 7 (29.17%) SCOM
11 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (25.00%) Finance
11 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP
11 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (20.83%) SAN
12 5 (20.83%) VoIP
12 5 (20.83%) Linux
12 5 (20.83%) BGP

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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
3 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (20.83%) BGP
4 5 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 5 (20.83%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) IPsec
7 2 (8.33%) OSPF
7 2 (8.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.83%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCDP
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.33%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Iperf
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) F5
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat