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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 748 755 795
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +40
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 118 109 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 56
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.62%
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
18922 17838 21728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.02% 17.45% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15367 14093 18212
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
London +18 45 £59,000 +2.60% 2
South East +29 44 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Yorkshire -13 16 £50,000 +17.64%
South West -5 6 £36,500 -18.88%
East of England -22 5 £47,500 -13.63% 2
North West - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 184 (97.87%) F5
2 148 (78.72%) Firewall
3 143 (76.06%) Cisco
4 116 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (51.60%) CheckPoint
6 93 (49.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 85 (45.21%) CCNP
8 83 (44.15%) Network Security
9 81 (43.09%) Cisco ASA
10 76 (40.43%) Juniper
11 65 (34.57%) VMware
12 63 (33.51%) CCSE
13 61 (32.45%) BIG-IP
14 59 (31.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 56 (29.79%) Blue Coat
16 55 (29.26%) Load Balancing
17 52 (27.66%) Linux
17 52 (27.66%) DNS
18 51 (27.13%) BGP
19 50 (26.60%) OSPF
20 48 (25.53%) ITIL
21 39 (20.74%) WAN
22 37 (19.68%) VPN
23 34 (18.09%) DHCP
23 34 (18.09%) LAN
24 31 (16.49%) Microsoft
24 31 (16.49%) Cisco PIX
25 30 (15.96%) Citrix
26 28 (14.89%) MS Excel
26 28 (14.89%) Cisco IOS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (9.57%) JBoss
1 18 (9.57%) Apache
1 18 (9.57%) Tomcat
1 18 (9.57%) nginx
1 18 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.72%) MS Office
3 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (78.72%) Firewall
2 93 (49.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 83 (44.15%) Network Security
4 81 (43.09%) Cisco ASA
5 61 (32.45%) BIG-IP
6 52 (27.66%) DNS
7 51 (27.13%) BGP
8 50 (26.60%) OSPF
9 39 (20.74%) WAN
10 37 (19.68%) VPN
11 34 (18.09%) DHCP
11 34 (18.09%) LAN
12 31 (16.49%) Cisco PIX
13 28 (14.89%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (14.36%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (13.30%) Wireless
16 17 (9.04%) TCP/IP
17 16 (8.51%) IPsec
17 16 (8.51%) EIGRP
18 15 (7.98%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.57%) MySQL
2 15 (7.98%) DB2
3 3 (1.60%) Data Mining
General
1 21 (11.17%) Finance
2 16 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.19%) Legal
4 4 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (46.28%) Network Engineer
2 45 (23.94%) Security Engineer
3 31 (16.49%) Network Security Engineer
4 23 (12.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (11.17%) Security Specialist
5 21 (11.17%) Network Specialist
6 20 (10.64%) Network Security Specialist
7 18 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
7 18 (9.57%) Administrator
8 17 (9.04%) Consultant
9 16 (8.51%) Analyst
9 16 (8.51%) Security Analyst
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Security Engineer
11 13 (6.91%) Network Analyst
12 12 (6.38%) Team Leader
12 12 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
12 12 (6.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 11 (5.85%) Security Consultant
14 9 (4.79%) Network Consultant
14 9 (4.79%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.38%) XML
2 2 (1.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.53%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) Thin Client
1 14 (7.45%) Fat Client
2 3 (1.60%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.60%) Open Source
2 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.06%) FMCG
3 2 (1.06%) Blog
4 1 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.66%) Linux
2 20 (10.64%) CentOS
3 18 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (9.57%) Ubuntu
4 14 (7.45%) UNIX
5 11 (5.85%) Windows
6 7 (3.72%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.72%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.26%) Load Balancing
2 48 (25.53%) ITIL
3 20 (10.64%) Mentoring
4 18 (9.57%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.04%) Information Security
6 16 (8.51%) Network Design
7 15 (7.98%) Statistical Analysis
7 15 (7.98%) E-Commerce
8 14 (7.45%) Line Management
9 12 (6.38%) Network Management
10 11 (5.85%) Change Control
10 11 (5.85%) Change Management
11 9 (4.79%) Migration
12 7 (3.72%) Process Management
12 7 (3.72%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (3.72%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.19%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 6 (3.19%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.77%) Python
2 18 (9.57%) Ruby
2 18 (9.57%) Bash Shell
2 18 (9.57%) Perl
3 17 (9.04%) SQL
4 2 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 116 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (45.21%) CCNP
3 63 (33.51%) CCSE
4 27 (14.36%) CCIE
5 18 (9.57%) CCNA
6 14 (7.45%) JNCIS
6 14 (7.45%) CISSP
6 14 (7.45%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
8 8 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (3.72%) CCDP
10 6 (3.19%) CCSA
11 5 (2.66%) CCSP
12 3 (1.60%) CCIP
12 3 (1.60%) Degree
13 1 (0.53%) HND
13 1 (0.53%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.72%) SLA
3 6 (3.19%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) BS7799
System Software
1 59 (31.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.98%) KVM
2 15 (7.98%) Xen
3 14 (7.45%) ProxySG
4 8 (4.26%) Firmware
5 6 (3.19%) XenServer
6 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (11.70%) Ansible
2 21 (11.17%) Cacti
3 18 (9.57%) Puppet
3 18 (9.57%) Nagios
4 15 (7.98%) ZABBIX
4 15 (7.98%) Salt
4 15 (7.98%) CFEngine
5 9 (4.79%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 184 (97.87%) F5
2 143 (76.06%) Cisco
3 97 (51.60%) CheckPoint
4 76 (40.43%) Juniper
5 65 (34.57%) VMware
6 56 (29.79%) Blue Coat
7 31 (16.49%) Microsoft
8 30 (15.96%) Citrix
9 22 (11.70%) Red Hat
10 21 (11.17%) Infoblox
10 21 (11.17%) Imperva
11 19 (10.11%) SolarWinds
12 18 (9.57%) Oracle
13 16 (8.51%) Websense
14 15 (7.98%) Riverbed
15 14 (7.45%) McAfee
16 11 (5.85%) Sourcefire
17 10 (5.32%) Barracuda Networks
18 8 (4.26%) SonicWALL
18 8 (4.26%) HP
South East
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum inclusive of package
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago