The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BIG-IP
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 13 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.41% 9.03% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 34
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Belfast