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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 222 274 282
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +8
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 27 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 0.58% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 15
Median salary £56,750 £37,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £68,300 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -5.10%
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
1107 1560 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.99% 20.61% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 918 1157 1369
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Bedfordshire +22 14 £67,000 -11.84% 1
Hertfordshire +35 11 £46,500 +24.00%
Essex +9 2 - -
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 40 (97.56%) F5
2 30 (73.17%) Firewall
3 29 (70.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 24 (58.54%) Load Balancing
5 23 (56.10%) Cisco
6 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
7 21 (51.22%) LAN
7 21 (51.22%) WAN
7 21 (51.22%) CCNP
7 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (51.22%) OSPF
7 21 (51.22%) BGP
7 21 (51.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
9 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (39.02%) CCDP
10 15 (36.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (36.59%) Network Security
11 13 (31.71%) Wireshark
11 13 (31.71%) tcpdump
11 13 (31.71%) Spanning Tree
12 12 (29.27%) Puppet
12 12 (29.27%) Linux
13 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
13 11 (26.83%) Perl
13 11 (26.83%) SSL
13 11 (26.83%) Bash Shell
13 11 (26.83%) DevOps
13 11 (26.83%) Presales
14 9 (21.95%) Financial Institution

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 (26.83%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Firewall
2 29 (70.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
4 21 (51.22%) BGP
4 21 (51.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (51.22%) LAN
4 21 (51.22%) OSPF
4 21 (51.22%) WAN
5 15 (36.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 15 (36.59%) Network Security
6 13 (31.71%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (31.71%) tcpdump
6 13 (31.71%) Wireshark
7 11 (26.83%) SSL
8 7 (17.07%) DNS
9 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (12.20%) DHCP
9 5 (12.20%) VPN
10 3 (7.32%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
1 9 (21.95%) Financial Institution
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Consultant
1 14 (34.15%) Network Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Security Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Check Point Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (7.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
1 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Load Balancing
2 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (26.83%) DevOps
3 11 (26.83%) Presales
4 9 (21.95%) Business Process Improvement
4 9 (21.95%) Change Control
4 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
4 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
4 9 (21.95%) High Availability
4 9 (21.95%) Human Resource Management
4 9 (21.95%) Network Management
4 9 (21.95%) Process Improvement
4 9 (21.95%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Security
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Bash Shell
1 11 (26.83%) Perl
2 9 (21.95%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) Python
2 9 (21.95%) Ruby
3 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Korn
4 2 (4.88%) Tcl
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) CCNP
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCDP
3 9 (21.95%) RHCE
4 4 (9.76%) CCSA
4 4 (9.76%) CCSE
5 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) ISO 8583
1 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) vCloud
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Puppet
2 9 (21.95%) Salt
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) F5
2 23 (56.10%) Cisco
3 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) CA
6 4 (9.76%) VMware
7 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.32%) Tandberg
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.44%) hybris
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