The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 59 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.21% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
BIG-IP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 147 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.31% 23.33% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 112 181
Average salary £41,800 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Basingstoke region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

BIG-IP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) F5