The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 149 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.040% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 2.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
BIG-IP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
430 329 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.26% 17.49% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 276 287 331
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £26,500 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft