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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 298 305 313
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 8 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.25% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 1.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 7
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £54,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
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
1447 2035 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.76% 16.40% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1721 1691
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 (100.00%) F5
2 27 (93.10%) Firewall
3 23 (79.31%) Cisco
4 19 (65.52%) HSRP
5 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
6 17 (58.62%) EIGRP
7 15 (51.72%) Load Balancing
8 14 (48.28%) BGP
9 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (37.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
10 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
11 10 (34.48%) WAN
11 10 (34.48%) LAN
11 10 (34.48%) Citrix
12 9 (31.03%) Finance
12 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (31.03%) VPN
12 9 (31.03%) Network Security
12 9 (31.03%) VLAN
13 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (27.59%) SSL
13 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (27.59%) MPLS
14 7 (24.14%) Juniper
14 7 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
15 6 (20.69%) Network Design
15 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
15 6 (20.69%) IPFX
15 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) HSRP
3 17 (58.62%) EIGRP
4 14 (48.28%) BGP
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (37.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
7 10 (34.48%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
8 9 (31.03%) VPN
8 9 (31.03%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) VLAN
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (27.59%) SSL
9 8 (27.59%) MPLS
10 6 (20.69%) OSPF
10 6 (20.69%) VoIP
10 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
11 5 (17.24%) TACACS
11 5 (17.24%) IPsec
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Law
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Electronics
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Network Security Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) DTV
2 4 (13.79%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Load Balancing
2 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (20.69%) Network Design
4 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
5 4 (13.79%) Low Latency
5 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) People Management
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCNA
3 4 (13.79%) JNCIP
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) CCSP
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) CCSA
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) F5
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) Juniper
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) IPFX
6 6 (20.69%) Splunk
7 5 (17.24%) Riverbed
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
7 5 (17.24%) McAfee
8 4 (13.79%) Websense
8 4 (13.79%) CA
8 4 (13.79%) SAP
8 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
8 4 (13.79%) Sourcefire
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.90%) Aruba
9 2 (6.90%) NetApp
9 2 (6.90%) VMware
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago