The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 197 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 17 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Reading +6 9 - -
Bracknell - 8 £52,500 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) Network Security
1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 16 (94.12%) BIG-IP
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) Internet
4 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
4 9 (52.94%) CISSP
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (52.94%) Broadband
4 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
4 9 (52.94%) ProxySG
4 9 (52.94%) CCSE
4 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (52.94%) CCSA
4 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
5 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
5 8 (47.06%) Juniper
6 7 (41.18%) SMTP
6 7 (41.18%) ATM
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) SSL
6 7 (41.18%) IPsec
6 7 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) Network Security
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) BIG-IP
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Internet
4 9 (52.94%) Broadband
5 7 (41.18%) ATM
5 7 (41.18%) SMTP
5 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) SSL
5 7 (41.18%) IPsec
5 7 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Security Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) IP Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCNP
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (52.94%) CCSA
1 9 (52.94%) CCSE
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Blue Coat
4 8 (47.06%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed