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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 77 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.25% 0.28% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.50% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Median salary £51,750 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
BIG-IP
East of England

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
113 200 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.85% 18.60% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 163 182
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £51,750 -
BIG-IP
East of England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (77.78%) Load Balancing
3 13 (72.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 12 (66.67%) OSPF
4 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (66.67%) LAN
4 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) CCNP
4 12 (66.67%) CCDP
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (61.11%) tcpdump
5 11 (61.11%) Wireshark
6 10 (55.56%) Network Security
6 10 (55.56%) Firewall
7 9 (50.00%) Presales
8 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
8 7 (38.89%) Network Management
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) CA
9 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
10 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
10 4 (22.22%) CCSA
10 4 (22.22%) CCSE

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:

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 12 (66.67%) BGP
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) OSPF
2 12 (66.67%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) tcpdump
3 11 (61.11%) Wireshark
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Consultant
1 12 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Network Security Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
3 7 (38.89%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCDP
1 12 (66.67%) CCNP
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCSA
2 4 (22.22%) CCSE
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) CA
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