The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 687 816 769
Rank change year-on-year
+129 -47
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 183 86 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.080% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.47% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135 69 75
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18894 18481 21040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.30% 17.12% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15185 14671 17079
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the England region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
London +66 103 £57,500 -4.16% 7
South East +7 39 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Yorkshire +13 24 £51,000 +2.00% 1
East of England +15 10 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £57,500 - 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 297 (98.67%) F5
2 261 (86.71%) Cisco
3 237 (78.74%) Firewall
4 199 (66.11%) Cisco Certification
5 177 (58.80%) CheckPoint
6 167 (55.48%) Cisco ASA
7 164 (54.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 132 (43.85%) Network Security
9 124 (41.20%) CCNP
10 109 (36.21%) BGP
11 107 (35.55%) Load Balancing
12 97 (32.23%) CCSE
13 96 (31.89%) Juniper
14 93 (30.90%) BIG-IP
15 91 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
16 90 (29.90%) OSPF
17 80 (26.58%) DNS
18 78 (25.91%) VMware
19 69 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 67 (22.26%) Cisco PIX
21 66 (21.93%) DHCP
22 64 (21.26%) CCNA
23 61 (20.27%) Blue Coat
24 59 (19.60%) CCIE
25 56 (18.60%) Finance
25 56 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
25 56 (18.60%) SolarWinds
26 55 (18.27%) VPN
27 52 (17.28%) WAN
28 51 (16.94%) EIGRP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.65%) IIS
2 3 (1.00%) Apache
3 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.66%) JBoss
3 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.66%) nginx
3 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) RMDS
1 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.99%) SaaS
2 6 (1.99%) Office 365
3 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 237 (78.74%) Firewall
2 167 (55.48%) Cisco ASA
3 164 (54.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 132 (43.85%) Network Security
5 109 (36.21%) BGP
6 93 (30.90%) BIG-IP
7 91 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 90 (29.90%) OSPF
9 80 (26.58%) DNS
10 67 (22.26%) Cisco PIX
11 66 (21.93%) DHCP
12 56 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
13 55 (18.27%) VPN
14 52 (17.28%) WAN
15 51 (16.94%) EIGRP
16 42 (13.95%) LAN
17 41 (13.62%) Wireless
18 38 (12.62%) TCP/IP
19 36 (11.96%) MPLS
20 35 (11.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.99%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.66%) Redis
2 2 (0.66%) MySQL
2 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.99%) Law
4 9 (2.99%) Banking
5 7 (2.33%) Retail
6 6 (1.99%) Legal
7 3 (1.00%) Games
7 3 (1.00%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.66%) Billing
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (46.18%) Network Engineer
2 54 (17.94%) Security Engineer
3 42 (13.95%) Network Specialist
4 35 (11.63%) Security Specialist
5 34 (11.30%) Network Security Specialist
6 31 (10.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 30 (9.97%) Analyst
8 29 (9.63%) Senior Network Engineer
9 26 (8.64%) Security Analyst
10 24 (7.97%) Network Analyst
11 21 (6.98%) Architect
12 20 (6.64%) Consultant
13 19 (6.31%) Senior Network Specialist
13 19 (6.31%) Senior Security Specialist
14 18 (5.98%) Senior Network Security Specialist
14 18 (5.98%) Network Architect
14 18 (5.98%) Security Architect
15 17 (5.65%) Network Security Architect
16 16 (5.32%) Network Security Analyst
17 14 (4.65%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.99%) CSS
2 6 (1.99%) Web Services
3 3 (1.00%) Rendezvous
3 3 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.66%) AppFabric
4 2 (0.66%) Middleware
4 2 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.66%) Memcached
4 2 (0.66%) XML
4 2 (0.66%) .NET
5 1 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.32%) Thin Client
1 16 (5.32%) Fat Client
2 15 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.99%) CLARiiON
5 5 (1.66%) Statistics
5 5 (1.66%) Private Cloud
5 5 (1.66%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.66%) FMCG
7 2 (0.66%) Open Source
7 2 (0.66%) Blog
8 1 (0.33%) APACS
8 1 (0.33%) Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) DTV
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) EMV
8 1 (0.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.95%) Linux
2 24 (7.97%) Windows
3 14 (4.65%) UNIX
4 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.33%) CentOS
6 4 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (35.55%) Load Balancing
2 50 (16.61%) ITIL
3 41 (13.62%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (8.31%) Network Management
5 24 (7.97%) E-Commerce
6 23 (7.64%) Information Security
7 22 (7.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (7.31%) Mentoring
8 17 (5.65%) Line Management
9 13 (4.32%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (4.32%) Network Design
10 12 (3.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (3.65%) Change Management
12 10 (3.32%) Project Management
13 9 (2.99%) Migration
13 9 (2.99%) Network Load Balancing
13 9 (2.99%) Low Latency
14 8 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (2.66%) Investment Management
14 8 (2.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.97%) SQL
2 10 (3.32%) Python
3 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.00%) Java
4 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.66%) Ruby
5 2 (0.66%) Perl
6 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 199 (66.11%) Cisco Certification
2 124 (41.20%) CCNP
3 97 (32.23%) CCSE
4 64 (21.26%) CCNA
5 59 (19.60%) CCIE
6 31 (10.30%) CISSP
7 24 (7.97%) CCSA
8 23 (7.64%) Degree
9 15 (4.98%) CCSP
10 11 (3.65%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (3.32%) JNCIP
12 9 (2.99%) Security Cleared
13 7 (2.33%) CCDP
14 6 (1.99%) MCITP
14 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (1.99%) HP AIS
14 6 (1.99%) HP ASE
14 6 (1.99%) VCP5
15 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.66%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.97%) SLA
2 16 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 69 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.98%) XenServer
3 14 (4.65%) Firmware
4 10 (3.32%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.32%) vSphere
5 9 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.99%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (5.98%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (4.98%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (2.66%) Cacti
5 6 (1.99%) Ansible
6 4 (1.33%) Nagios
7 3 (1.00%) OpenNMS
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.66%) Puppet
8 2 (0.66%) OpenView
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.33%) RANCID
Vendors
1 297 (98.67%) F5
2 261 (86.71%) Cisco
3 177 (58.80%) CheckPoint
4 96 (31.89%) Juniper
5 78 (25.91%) VMware
6 61 (20.27%) Blue Coat
7 56 (18.60%) SolarWinds
8 50 (16.61%) Microsoft
9 36 (11.96%) HP
10 32 (10.63%) Infoblox
11 31 (10.30%) Imperva
11 31 (10.30%) Citrix
12 29 (9.63%) Riverbed
13 20 (6.64%) McAfee
14 18 (5.98%) Fortinet
15 16 (5.32%) CA
16 14 (4.65%) TippingPoint
17 11 (3.65%) Tufin
17 11 (3.65%) LogLogic
18 10 (3.32%) Barracuda Networks
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £54850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Season Ticket Loan
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Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
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