The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 103 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 336 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.02% 18.59% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 222 271 212
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +11 3 £67,500 +12.50%
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 16 (94.12%) F5
2 14 (82.35%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) DHCP
5 11 (64.71%) BGP
5 11 (64.71%) CCNP
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (64.71%) Avaya
5 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
5 11 (64.71%) Internet
5 11 (64.71%) MPLS
5 11 (64.71%) OSPF
5 11 (64.71%) Unified Communications
5 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (52.94%) Banking
8 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) Python
10 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) LAN
2 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) BGP
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) Internet
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 11 (64.71%) OSPF
4 11 (64.71%) Unified Communications
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) VLAN
9 1 (5.88%) HTTP
9 1 (5.88%) SSH
9 1 (5.88%) SSL
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (52.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
1 11 (64.71%) Network Architect
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Architect
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (17.65%) DevOps
1 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) R
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNP
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
1 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) F5
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) Avaya
3 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Gemalto
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy