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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 210 225 222
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 15 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.14% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.47% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.62%
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
1792 1705 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.14% 29.48% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1173 1162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Maidenhead - 7 - -
Reading - 7 £60,000 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) F5
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
4 11 (57.89%) CCNP
5 10 (52.63%) CCSE
6 9 (47.37%) Juniper
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (42.11%) Network Security
8 7 (36.84%) CCIE
8 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
9 5 (26.32%) Network Design
9 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (21.05%) LAN
10 4 (21.05%) IPsec
10 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
10 4 (21.05%) ProxySG
10 4 (21.05%) JNCIS
10 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
10 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (15.79%) Broadband
11 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 3 (15.79%) CISSP
11 3 (15.79%) CCSA
11 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
11 3 (15.79%) FortiGate

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (42.11%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) Broadband
6 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 1 (5.26%) 3G
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (5.26%) TACACS
8 1 (5.26%) VRRP
8 1 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (5.26%) SMTP
8 1 (5.26%) HTTP
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) IP Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNP
3 10 (52.63%) CCSE
4 7 (36.84%) CCIE
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) JNCIS
7 3 (15.79%) CISSP
7 3 (15.79%) CCSA
8 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft