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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 239 264 262
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 6 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 1.21% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 16
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
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
1095 1400 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.82% 18.46% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1051 1330
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +18 5 £46,500 +9.41%
Bedfordshire +16 1 £51,500 -6.36% 1
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 33 (100.00%) F5
2 24 (72.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 23 (69.70%) Firewall
4 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
6 16 (48.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (48.48%) LAN
6 16 (48.48%) WAN
6 16 (48.48%) Cisco
6 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (48.48%) OSPF
6 16 (48.48%) BGP
6 16 (48.48%) CCNP
7 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
7 14 (42.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (42.42%) Network Security
8 13 (39.39%) Wireshark
8 13 (39.39%) tcpdump
8 13 (39.39%) Spanning Tree
9 12 (36.36%) CCDP
10 11 (33.33%) Perl
10 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 11 (33.33%) DevOps
10 11 (33.33%) Presales
10 11 (33.33%) Puppet
10 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 9 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (27.27%) SSL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (6.06%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 23 (69.70%) Firewall
3 22 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 16 (48.48%) BGP
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (48.48%) LAN
4 16 (48.48%) OSPF
4 16 (48.48%) WAN
5 14 (42.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 14 (42.42%) Network Security
6 13 (39.39%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (39.39%) tcpdump
6 13 (39.39%) Wireshark
7 9 (27.27%) SSL
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.12%) DNS
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (6.06%) DHCP
9 2 (6.06%) HSRP
9 2 (6.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
1 9 (27.27%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
1 14 (42.42%) Network Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (30.30%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Check Point Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Clustering
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
2 16 (48.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) Presales
4 9 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 9 (27.27%) Change Control
4 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 9 (27.27%) High Availability
4 9 (27.27%) Human Resource Management
4 9 (27.27%) Network Management
4 9 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 9 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Computer Security
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 11 (33.33%) Perl
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) Korn
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CCNP
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCDP
3 9 (27.27%) RHCE
4 4 (12.12%) CCSA
4 4 (12.12%) CCSE
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) ISO 8583
1 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) vCloud
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Puppet
2 9 (27.27%) Salt
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) F5
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) CheckPoint
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) CA
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.06%) Tandberg
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
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