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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 295 309 294
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 16 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.039% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.25% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 15
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -22.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £57,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1958 1593 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.82% 15.34% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1343 2020
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 30 (96.77%) F5
2 24 (77.42%) Firewall
3 21 (67.74%) Network Security
4 20 (64.52%) Cisco
5 18 (58.06%) Load Balancing
6 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (45.16%) BGP
7 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
8 13 (41.94%) EIGRP
9 12 (38.71%) OSPF
9 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (38.71%) VPN
9 12 (38.71%) ITIL
10 11 (35.48%) Juniper
11 10 (32.26%) CCNP
11 10 (32.26%) LAN
12 9 (29.03%) DNS
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (29.03%) HSRP
12 9 (29.03%) VMware
13 8 (25.81%) BIG-IP
13 8 (25.81%) SSL
13 8 (25.81%) WAN
13 8 (25.81%) Linux
14 7 (22.58%) DHCP
14 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
14 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 6 (19.35%) Unified Communications
15 6 (19.35%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Firewall
2 21 (67.74%) Network Security
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (45.16%) BGP
5 13 (41.94%) EIGRP
6 12 (38.71%) VPN
6 12 (38.71%) OSPF
7 10 (32.26%) LAN
8 9 (29.03%) DNS
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (29.03%) HSRP
9 8 (25.81%) SSL
9 8 (25.81%) WAN
9 8 (25.81%) BIG-IP
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
10 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
10 7 (22.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (19.35%) Unified Communications
12 5 (16.13%) VLAN
12 5 (16.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
1 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Network Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) FlexPod
2 3 (9.68%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) EMV
3 1 (3.23%) EFT
3 1 (3.23%) APACS
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) CentOS
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Load Balancing
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
8 1 (3.23%) CRM
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCSE
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) CISSP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) Cacti
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) F5
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco
3 14 (45.16%) CheckPoint
4 11 (35.48%) Juniper
5 9 (29.03%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) IPFX
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.13%) Nortel
6 5 (16.13%) Citrix
6 5 (16.13%) Avaya
7 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
7 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
7 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
7 4 (12.90%) McAfee
8 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 1 (3.23%) IBM
9 1 (3.23%) Zeacom