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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 122 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.057% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
BIG-IP
South East

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
315 285 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.83% 15.90% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 259 206 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Milton Keynes -5 1 £52,500 +23.52%
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (85.71%) VPN
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) DNS
3 11 (78.57%) DHCP
3 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
3 11 (78.57%) Internet
3 11 (78.57%) Avaya
3 11 (78.57%) Unified Communications
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) F5
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 2 (14.29%) Network Design
10 1 (7.14%) Service Management
10 1 (7.14%) VLAN
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (7.14%) hybris
10 1 (7.14%) Aruba
10 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 12 (85.71%) VPN
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
3 11 (78.57%) DHCP
3 11 (78.57%) DNS
3 11 (78.57%) Internet
3 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 11 (78.57%) Unified Communications
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
1 11 (78.57%) Network Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Avaya
4 4 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Aruba
6 1 (7.14%) hybris