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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 295 302 314
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 8 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.22% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 8
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £61,600 £61,500
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
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) F5
2 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 21 (77.78%) Cisco
4 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
5 15 (55.56%) EIGRP
5 15 (55.56%) HSRP
6 14 (51.85%) BGP
7 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
8 12 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 12 (44.44%) Finance
9 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (33.33%) Juniper
11 9 (33.33%) MPLS
11 9 (33.33%) OSPF
11 9 (33.33%) CCNP
11 9 (33.33%) LAN
11 9 (33.33%) WAN
12 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
12 8 (29.63%) VPN
12 8 (29.63%) Network Design
12 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
13 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (25.93%) Low Latency
13 7 (25.93%) Citrix
14 6 (22.22%) SNMP
14 6 (22.22%) SSL
14 6 (22.22%) Windows
14 6 (22.22%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) HSRP
2 15 (55.56%) EIGRP
3 14 (51.85%) BGP
4 12 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (33.33%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (22.22%) SSL
9 6 (22.22%) SNMP
9 6 (22.22%) IPsec
9 6 (22.22%) VLAN
10 5 (18.52%) VRRP
10 5 (18.52%) Internet
11 4 (14.81%) DNS
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Electronics
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Low Latency
3 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Network Management
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) JNCIP
3 5 (18.52%) CCSP
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) F5
2 21 (77.78%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Juniper
5 7 (25.93%) Citrix
6 6 (22.22%) Splunk
7 5 (18.52%) CA
8 4 (14.81%) SAP
8 4 (14.81%) Websense
8 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat
8 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
9 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
9 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (11.11%) Aruba
9 3 (11.11%) IPFX
9 3 (11.11%) VMware
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) NetApp
9 3 (11.11%) McAfee