The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 118 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 325 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.22% 18.42% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 246 260 214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
West Midlands

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Birmingham

BIG-IP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) F5