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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 166 210 210
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 47 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 8
Average salary £62,500 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
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
1336 1585 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.57% 28.84% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1038 1247
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £65,000 £60,000
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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +19 29 £57,500 - 5
Maidenhead - 8 £67,500 - 1
Slough - 4 £62,500 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 61 (96.83%) Cisco
2 61 (96.83%) Firewall
3 58 (92.06%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (82.54%) CheckPoint
5 42 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (65.08%) Cisco PIX
7 39 (61.90%) CCNP
8 38 (60.32%) CCSE
9 33 (52.38%) Network Security
10 29 (46.03%) BIG-IP
11 28 (44.44%) CCIE
11 28 (44.44%) BGP
12 26 (41.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 25 (39.68%) CCSA
14 21 (33.33%) VPLS
15 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
16 18 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
17 16 (25.40%) VPN
18 15 (23.81%) Nokia
19 14 (22.22%) CCNA
19 14 (22.22%) CSS
19 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
19 14 (22.22%) FortiGate
20 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
21 12 (19.05%) OSPF
21 12 (19.05%) Juniper
21 12 (19.05%) DNS
22 11 (17.46%) FWSM

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1 (1.59%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 61 (96.83%) Firewall
2 42 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (65.08%) Cisco PIX
4 33 (52.38%) Network Security
5 29 (46.03%) BIG-IP
6 28 (44.44%) BGP
7 26 (41.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (33.33%) VPLS
9 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
10 18 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 16 (25.40%) VPN
12 12 (19.05%) DNS
12 12 (19.05%) OSPF
13 11 (17.46%) FWSM
14 10 (15.87%) 3G
14 10 (15.87%) Broadband
15 9 (14.29%) Internet
15 9 (14.29%) TACACS
15 9 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (12.70%) Cisco IPT
General
1 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Network Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Security Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Network Security Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Network Operations Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Network Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.35%) IP Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) Network Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.29%) Statistics
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 6 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
2 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (11.11%) Network Management
4 6 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (9.52%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) CRM
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 1 (1.59%) Data Privacy
6 1 (1.59%) Product Management
6 1 (1.59%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.59%) SOA
6 1 (1.59%) Release Management
6 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.59%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.59%) Migration
6 1 (1.59%) Information Security
6 1 (1.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (92.06%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (61.90%) CCNP
3 38 (60.32%) CCSE
4 28 (44.44%) CCIE
5 25 (39.68%) CCSA
6 14 (22.22%) CCNA
7 10 (15.87%) CISSP
8 6 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (7.94%) CCSP
10 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 2 (3.17%) Degree
12 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.59%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.59%) MCSE
12 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) BS7799
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) F5
2 61 (96.83%) Cisco
3 52 (82.54%) CheckPoint
4 15 (23.81%) Nokia
5 12 (19.05%) Juniper
6 8 (12.70%) Dell
7 7 (11.11%) VMware
8 6 (9.52%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.17%) CA
10 1 (1.59%) NetApp
10 1 (1.59%) Novell
10 1 (1.59%) EMC
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.59%) HP
10 1 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (1.59%) Brocade
10 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago