The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 193 210 224
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 41 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.27% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 0.93% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 0
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Berkshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Berkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 22 £60,000 -
Maidenhead -1 14 £52,500 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 63 (100.00%) F5
2 56 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 56 (88.89%) Firewall
3 53 (84.13%) Cisco
4 46 (73.02%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (60.32%) Load Balancing
7 37 (58.73%) Cisco PIX
8 34 (53.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (47.62%) CCSE
10 29 (46.03%) CCNP
11 28 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 26 (41.27%) CCIE
13 17 (26.98%) Network Security
13 17 (26.98%) CCNA
14 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
15 15 (23.81%) Juniper
15 15 (23.81%) Perl
16 14 (22.22%) VPN
16 14 (22.22%) VMware
17 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
17 13 (20.63%) CSS
17 13 (20.63%) ITIL
18 12 (19.05%) LAN
18 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
18 12 (19.05%) IPv4
18 12 (19.05%) IPv6
18 12 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
18 12 (19.05%) MPLS
18 12 (19.05%) OSPF

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.94%) Apache
1 5 (7.94%) JBoss
1 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.94%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 56 (88.89%) Firewall
2 39 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
3 37 (58.73%) Cisco PIX
4 34 (53.97%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 17 (26.98%) Network Security
7 14 (22.22%) VPN
8 12 (19.05%) BGP
8 12 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (19.05%) IPv4
8 12 (19.05%) IPv6
8 12 (19.05%) Junos
8 12 (19.05%) LAN
8 12 (19.05%) MPLS
8 12 (19.05%) OSPF
8 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 12 (19.05%) Unicast
8 12 (19.05%) VLAN
8 12 (19.05%) VPLS
9 10 (15.87%) TACACS
General
1 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (25.40%) Security Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Check Point Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Check Point Specialist
4 10 (15.87%) Network Security Specialist
4 10 (15.87%) Network Specialist
4 10 (15.87%) Security Specialist
5 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) Consultant
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) CSS
2 5 (7.94%) J2EE
2 5 (7.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) Replication
2 5 (7.94%) Statistics
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.63%) ITIL
3 12 (19.05%) Network Management
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.76%) Business Development
7 3 (4.76%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) Network Design
8 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.17%) High Availability
8 2 (3.17%) Line Management
8 2 (3.17%) Presales
8 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Time Management
9 1 (1.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Perl
2 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (73.02%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (47.62%) CCSE
3 29 (46.03%) CCNP
4 26 (41.27%) CCIE
5 17 (26.98%) CCNA
6 12 (19.05%) Check Point Certification
7 10 (15.87%) Degree
8 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.35%) CCIP
10 3 (4.76%) CISSP
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) F5
2 56 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 53 (84.13%) Cisco
4 15 (23.81%) Juniper
5 14 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (12.70%) Sourcefire
7 6 (9.52%) Forcepoint
8 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.35%) Nokia
10 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.59%) FireEye