The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 248 250 254
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 15 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.31% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 5
Average salary £53,750 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
BIG-IP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1499 1604 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.42% 19.70% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1262 1268
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the East of England region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the East of England

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in the East of England

BIG-IP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +7 6 - -
Hertfordshire +2 6 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Bedfordshire +5 3 £55,000 -12.00%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP.

1 24 (85.71%) F5
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (71.43%) ITIL
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (60.71%) Load Balancing
6 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
7 16 (57.14%) DNS
8 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (53.57%) Puppet
8 15 (53.57%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
9 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (50.00%) IIS
9 14 (50.00%) Oracle
9 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (50.00%) Linux
10 13 (46.43%) JBoss
10 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
10 13 (46.43%) WebLogic
10 13 (46.43%) Perl
10 13 (46.43%) UNIX
10 13 (46.43%) IBM
10 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
10 13 (46.43%) vSphere
10 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
10 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
10 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
10 13 (46.43%) IBM SmartCloud

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) IIS
2 13 (46.43%) JBoss
2 13 (46.43%) Tomcat
2 13 (46.43%) WebSphere
2 13 (46.43%) GlassFish
2 13 (46.43%) WebLogic
2 13 (46.43%) OpenStack
3 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.71%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (46.43%) IBM SmartCloud
2 13 (46.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) MPLS
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (14.29%) DSL
5 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) FTP
7 2 (7.14%) OSPF
7 2 (7.14%) BGP
7 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) NAS
8 1 (3.57%) VRRP
8 1 (3.57%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Subversion
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Support
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.71%) EFT
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (46.43%) UNIX
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL
2 17 (60.71%) Load Balancing
3 13 (46.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (39.29%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.29%) BCP
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (10.71%) SIEM
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Network Design
8 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) Facility Management
8 2 (7.14%) Office Automation
9 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
2 13 (46.43%) Bash Shell
2 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) CCIE
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (60.71%) Hyper-V
3 13 (46.43%) vSphere
3 13 (46.43%) vCloud
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) Xen
5 4 (14.29%) NLBS
6 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Puppet
1 15 (53.57%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (46.43%) Ansible
3 4 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (3.57%) Cacti
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) F5
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Oracle
4 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
4 13 (46.43%) IBM
4 13 (46.43%) SaltStack
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.71%) Tripwire
9 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
9 3 (10.71%) Juniper
9 3 (10.71%) Sophos
10 2 (7.14%) Akamai
11 1 (3.57%) Crossbeam
11 1 (3.57%) CA
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