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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / East of England
Rank 235 249 252
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 3 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.051% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.92% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +40.62%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +22.85%

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
944 1310 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.11% 19.19% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1053 1152
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +8 3 £55,000 -4.34%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5