The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 1.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 5.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £55,000 £67,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 175 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.46% 22.67% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64 163 135
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Bedford +10 1 £55,000 -17.91%
BIG-IP
East of England

BIG-IP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing BIG-IP 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5