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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -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
47 11 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 37.90% 7.86% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 29
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,500
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