The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 291 319 324
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 17 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 1.21% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 6
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £59,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -24.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
BIG-IP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1450 1983 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.99% 15.67% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1687 1835
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the City of London

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 27 (79.41%) F5
3 23 (67.65%) TCP/IP
4 21 (61.76%) Cisco
5 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 16 (47.06%) Linux
7 13 (38.24%) MPLS
8 12 (35.29%) OSPF
8 12 (35.29%) Windows
8 12 (35.29%) LAN
8 12 (35.29%) WAN
9 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
10 9 (26.47%) BGP
10 9 (26.47%) UNIX
10 9 (26.47%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (26.47%) Spanning Tree
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) VPN
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (23.53%) Advertising
11 8 (23.53%) VMware
12 7 (20.59%) Information Security
12 7 (20.59%) IPsec
12 7 (20.59%) CCSA
12 7 (20.59%) PKI
12 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
12 7 (20.59%) Java EE
12 7 (20.59%) Intranet
12 7 (20.59%) Internet
12 7 (20.59%) Citrix

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (20.59%) JBoss
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 4 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (11.76%) Lync
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) TCP/IP
3 13 (38.24%) MPLS
4 12 (35.29%) OSPF
4 12 (35.29%) LAN
4 12 (35.29%) WAN
5 9 (26.47%) BGP
5 9 (26.47%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (23.53%) VPN
7 7 (20.59%) LDAP
7 7 (20.59%) IPsec
7 7 (20.59%) Intranet
7 7 (20.59%) Internet
7 7 (20.59%) VRRP
7 7 (20.59%) NetScaler
7 7 (20.59%) HSRP
8 6 (17.65%) Wireless
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (17.65%) DNS
9 5 (14.71%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Advertising
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Account Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Account Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Network Support
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Client Account Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Network Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Network Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
1 7 (20.59%) Java EE
2 5 (14.71%) XMPP
3 4 (11.76%) MAPI
3 4 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (20.59%) PKI
3 6 (17.65%) Statistics
4 4 (11.76%) iPhone
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.94%) Equities
7 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.59%) Information Security
3 7 (20.59%) Change Control
4 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.76%) Server Building
7 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
1 7 (20.59%) Perl
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCSA
3 6 (17.65%) MCSE
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
7 1 (2.94%) CISSP
7 1 (2.94%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) F5
2 21 (61.76%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 7 (20.59%) Verint
5 7 (20.59%) CyberTech
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Juniper
8 4 (11.76%) Adobe
8 4 (11.76%) Polycom
9 2 (5.88%) Nortel
9 2 (5.88%) NetScout
9 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.94%) HP
10 1 (2.94%) SAP
10 1 (2.94%) WorldPay
City of London
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