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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 253 259 259
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.93% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 6
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +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
1517 1726 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.43% 20.51% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1318 1444
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 5 - -
Hertfordshire -6 2 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Bedfordshire +5 1 £76,000 +21.60%
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (81.82%) ITIL
3 17 (77.27%) Hyper-V
4 16 (72.73%) F5
5 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
5 13 (59.09%) DNS
6 12 (54.55%) IIS
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle
6 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 12 (54.55%) Linux
6 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (50.00%) GlassFish
7 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 11 (50.00%) Korn
7 11 (50.00%) vCloud
7 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
7 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (50.00%) vSphere
7 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (50.00%) Puppet
7 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (50.00%) IBM SmartCloud
7 11 (50.00%) Ansible
7 11 (50.00%) SaltStack

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (54.55%) IIS
2 11 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 11 (50.00%) JBoss
2 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
4 6 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (50.00%) IBM SmartCloud
1 11 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) DNS
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) MPLS
3 9 (40.91%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) DSL
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) ADSL
7 2 (9.09%) RIP
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.09%) VRRP
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 6 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 6 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 6 (27.27%) BCP
5 6 (27.27%) ITSM
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Facility Management
7 1 (4.55%) SIEM
7 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 11 (50.00%) Korn
1 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (77.27%) Hyper-V
3 11 (50.00%) vCloud
3 11 (50.00%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) NLBS
5 6 (27.27%) Xen
6 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
1 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (50.00%) Ansible
2 6 (27.27%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) Cacti
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) F5
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) SaltStack
4 11 (50.00%) IBM
4 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
9 2 (9.09%) Juniper
9 2 (9.09%) Crossbeam
10 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
10 1 (4.55%) Sophos
10 1 (4.55%) CA
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