The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 249 301 318
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +17
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 9 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.88% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 6
Average salary £72,500 £59,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.88% +31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
994 1922 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.89% 18.46% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1643 1410
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the City of London region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in the City of London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in the City of London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
5 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) HSRP
7 5 (35.71%) Network Security
7 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
7 5 (35.71%) Aruba
7 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) Network Design
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) NetApp
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 4 (28.57%) CCIE
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 6 (42.86%) HSRP
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
7 4 (28.57%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (7.14%) DNS
9 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Network Design
3 4 (28.57%) Presales
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) SIEM
3 4 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Samba
2 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (7.14%) Graphite
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Aruba
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
6 4 (28.57%) AlgoSec
6 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
6 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (28.57%) IPFX
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Qualys
6 4 (28.57%) Red Box
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
7 1 (7.14%) IBM