The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 17 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 Chesterfield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 11.61% 17.92% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 8
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
Derbyshire

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Chesterfield

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (66.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Mitel
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 2 (33.33%) Foglight

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Foglight
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Ruckus Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Mitel
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix