Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 129 122
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 33 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 0.26% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.27% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 16
Glasgow median annual salary £42,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 - £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.81% +17.78% +28.57%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,312 1,823 2,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.87% 93.06% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,667 1,115 1,422
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Load Balancing in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Glasgow

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 23 (69.70%) VMware
4 18 (54.55%) Oracle
5 17 (51.52%) Unix
5 17 (51.52%) Migration
6 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (48.48%) Ansible
6 16 (48.48%) DevOps
6 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
7 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
8 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
8 13 (39.39%) JBoss
8 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
9 12 (36.36%) Apache
9 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 12 (36.36%) J2EE
9 12 (36.36%) AIX
9 12 (36.36%) HPUX
9 12 (36.36%) Solaris
9 12 (36.36%) Sun
9 12 (36.36%) Cognizant
9 12 (36.36%) Veritas
9 12 (36.36%) iPlanet
9 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
9 12 (36.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 12 (36.36%) ITSM

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (39.39%) JBoss
1 13 (39.39%) Tomcat
1 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
2 12 (36.36%) Apache
2 12 (36.36%) iPlanet
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.06%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Jetty
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Tornado
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.15%) IaaS
3 5 (15.15%) PaaS
4 4 (12.12%) Office 365
4 4 (12.12%) SaaS
5 2 (6.06%) GitHub
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (21.21%) SAN
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.03%) AMQP
7 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 9 (27.27%) GoCD
3 9 (27.27%) Subversion
4 8 (24.24%) Vagrant
5 7 (21.21%) Artifactory
5 7 (21.21%) GitLab
5 7 (21.21%) Maven
5 7 (21.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.06%) JIRA
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
7 1 (3.03%) Gatling
7 1 (3.03%) JMeter
7 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
7 1 (3.03%) The Grinder
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Build Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Migration Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) J2EE
2 9 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (21.21%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) Flask
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) JPA
4 1 (3.03%) Kafka
4 1 (3.03%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (36.36%) Clustering
2 12 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Unix
3 12 (36.36%) AIX
3 12 (36.36%) HPUX
3 12 (36.36%) Solaris
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
5 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Migration
2 16 (48.48%) DevOps
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (36.36%) Collaborative Working
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) Converged Infrastructure
4 12 (36.36%) High Availability
4 12 (36.36%) ITSM
4 12 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 12 (36.36%) Runbook
4 12 (36.36%) Service Management
4 12 (36.36%) TOGAF
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Clojure
4 1 (3.03%) Erlang
4 1 (3.03%) F#
4 1 (3.03%) Haskell
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCIE
1 3 (9.09%) CCNP
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 12 (36.36%) KVM
3 12 (36.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (24.24%) Docker
5 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Ansible
2 8 (24.24%) HAProxy
3 7 (21.21%) Graphite
3 7 (21.21%) Icinga
3 7 (21.21%) Packer
3 7 (21.21%) Terraform
4 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (15.15%) Puppet
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM
6 2 (6.06%) SCOM
7 1 (3.03%) AppManager
7 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
7 1 (3.03%) logstash
7 1 (3.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) Cognizant
3 12 (36.36%) PlateSpin
3 12 (36.36%) Sun
3 12 (36.36%) Veritas
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.21%) F5
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 4 (12.12%) HP
7 4 (12.12%) Palo Alto
8 3 (9.09%) Brocade
8 3 (9.09%) Dell
8 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 3 (9.09%) McAfee
8 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.06%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) Meraki