The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
BIG-IP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 215 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 36.17% 39.09% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 93 150 126
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Bracknell

BIG-IP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 14 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) IPsec
2 10 (71.43%) ATM
2 10 (71.43%) SMTP
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
3 9 (64.29%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.14%) Lucene
8 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (7.14%) IIS
8 1 (7.14%) JBoss
8 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) IPsec
1 10 (71.43%) ATM
1 10 (71.43%) SMTP
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Lucene
1 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft