The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Load Balancing
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 130 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 14 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.53% 1.16% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.27% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 4
Median salary £57,500 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.94% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £51,750 £59,250
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2422 2591 2825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.43% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1456 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Load Balancing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Load Balancing in Scotland

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Load Balancing in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Load Balancing in Scotland

Load Balancing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Load Balancing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 11 £53,750 +53.57% 1
Glasgow 0 2 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £60,000 -
Load Balancing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Load Balancing.

1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) DNS
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
5 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) F5
9 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (18.18%) Network Design
9 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
9 4 (18.18%) Task Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (13.64%) Middleware
10 3 (13.64%) OSPF

Load Balancing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (31.82%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) BGP
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) BIG-IP
6 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) SMTP
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) HPUX
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) Task Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNP
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCIE
2 1 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) F5
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago