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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 252 240 272
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 13 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.071% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
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
1559 1442 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.72% 20.36% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1094 1467
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 21 November 2014. 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 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (95.00%) F5
2 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
5 12 (60.00%) Oracle
5 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) IIS
5 12 (60.00%) ITIL
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (50.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) vCloud
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
6 10 (50.00%) Puppet
7 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (45.00%) OpenStack
7 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (45.00%) IBM SmartCloud
7 9 (45.00%) Ansible
7 9 (45.00%) SaltStack
7 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (45.00%) GlassFish
7 9 (45.00%) Korn
7 9 (45.00%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (60.00%) IIS
2 9 (45.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (45.00%) GlassFish
2 9 (45.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) MPLS
4 7 (35.00%) OSPF
4 7 (35.00%) BGP
4 7 (35.00%) DHCP
4 7 (35.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) VLAN
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) Junos
7 4 (20.00%) SNMP
7 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) RIP
8 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Subversion
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Account Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.00%) Statistics
3 2 (10.00%) Online Games
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (45.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Perl
1 9 (45.00%) Korn
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCIE
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) vSphere
2 10 (50.00%) vCloud
3 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (45.00%) Ansible
3 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (15.00%) Cacti
5 1 (5.00%) SCOM
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) F5
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 12 (60.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) SaltStack
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) Juniper
8 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (20.00%) Polycom
9 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
9 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) Aruba
10 3 (15.00%) Crossbeam
10 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
11 1 (5.00%) Dell
11 1 (5.00%) Citrix
11 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago