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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 251 251 242
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.74% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £48,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £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
1412 1492 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.99% 20.33% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1183 1031
Average salary £44,488 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
Bedfordshire - 8 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 2 £87,500 +118.75% 1
Suffolk - 2 £56,250 -
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (90.48%) F5
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (71.43%) LAN
5 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
5 13 (61.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 12 (57.14%) CCNP
7 11 (52.38%) OSPF
7 11 (52.38%) BGP
7 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
8 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (47.62%) WAN
9 9 (42.86%) DHCP
9 9 (42.86%) VPN
9 9 (42.86%) DNS
9 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (38.10%) CCDP
10 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (33.33%) HSRP
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (33.33%) Network Security
12 6 (28.57%) VLAN
12 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
12 6 (28.57%) Network Design
12 6 (28.57%) High Availability
12 6 (28.57%) SAN
12 6 (28.57%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.76%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (52.38%) BGP
4 11 (52.38%) OSPF
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (47.62%) WAN
6 9 (42.86%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) DNS
6 9 (42.86%) VPN
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (33.33%) HSRP
8 7 (33.33%) Network Security
9 6 (28.57%) SAN
9 6 (28.57%) VLAN
9 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
10 5 (23.81%) 3G
10 5 (23.81%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
2 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) High Availability
3 6 (28.57%) Network Design
4 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) Tcl
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Korn
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) CCDP
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 3 (14.29%) CCSA
5 3 (14.29%) CCSE
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) CCIE
7 1 (4.76%) CCSP
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Cacti
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) F5
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Crossbeam
4 5 (23.81%) Juniper
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) hybris
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
6 2 (9.52%) Tandberg
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.76%) Software AG
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