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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
London / City of London
Rank 212 - 295
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 8 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 14
Median salary £45,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +34.37%

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
876 959 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.67% 14.84% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 796 848 1574
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) BGP
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) 802.1X
4 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (66.67%) Network Security
5 5 (55.56%) FCoE
5 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) Clustering
5 5 (55.56%) Network Design
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (55.56%) IPv4
5 5 (55.56%) IPv6
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (55.56%) FCoE
4 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (55.56%) IPv4
4 5 (55.56%) IPv6
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Intranet
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) Extranet
7 1 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Network Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCSA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) CyberTech
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Red Box
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (11.11%) Verint
City, London
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