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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 702 753 791
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +38
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 149 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.10% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.58% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 63 70
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -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
17809 16800 20822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.34% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14558 13262 17410
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +42 65 £58,250 +1.30% 8
South East -16 42 £57,500 +31.42% 4
Yorkshire +16 27 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South West -7 7 £37,500 -16.66%
East of England -18 6 £48,750 -7.14% 1
North West - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 224 (98.25%) F5
2 192 (84.21%) Cisco
3 183 (80.26%) Firewall
4 148 (64.91%) Cisco Certification
5 129 (56.58%) CheckPoint
6 127 (55.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 116 (50.88%) Cisco ASA
8 101 (44.30%) Network Security
9 98 (42.98%) Juniper
10 97 (42.54%) CCNP
11 79 (34.65%) CCSE
12 72 (31.58%) VMware
12 72 (31.58%) DNS
13 69 (30.26%) Blue Coat
14 67 (29.39%) BGP
15 66 (28.95%) OSPF
16 65 (28.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 64 (28.07%) BIG-IP
18 62 (27.19%) Load Balancing
19 56 (24.56%) DHCP
20 49 (21.49%) ITIL
21 47 (20.61%) Linux
22 44 (19.30%) LAN
22 44 (19.30%) WAN
22 44 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
23 43 (18.86%) Cisco IOS
24 42 (18.42%) VPN
25 39 (17.11%) Cisco PIX
26 38 (16.67%) Microsoft
27 35 (15.35%) CCIE

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (3.95%) Apache
2 8 (3.51%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.51%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.51%) JBoss
2 8 (3.51%) nginx
3 2 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.44%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) RMDS
2 2 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (80.26%) Firewall
2 127 (55.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 116 (50.88%) Cisco ASA
4 101 (44.30%) Network Security
5 72 (31.58%) DNS
6 67 (29.39%) BGP
7 66 (28.95%) OSPF
8 64 (28.07%) BIG-IP
9 56 (24.56%) DHCP
10 44 (19.30%) WAN
10 44 (19.30%) LAN
10 44 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 43 (18.86%) Cisco IOS
12 42 (18.42%) VPN
13 39 (17.11%) Cisco PIX
14 35 (15.35%) Wireless
15 23 (10.09%) EIGRP
16 21 (9.21%) TCP/IP
16 21 (9.21%) NetScreen
17 20 (8.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.51%) MySQL
2 6 (2.63%) DB2
3 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
General
1 35 (15.35%) Finance
2 13 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.07%) Legal
4 6 (2.63%) Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Law
6 3 (1.32%) Retail
6 3 (1.32%) Games
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 106 (46.49%) Network Engineer
2 47 (20.61%) Security Engineer
3 33 (14.47%) Network Security Engineer
3 33 (14.47%) Network Specialist
4 32 (14.04%) Security Specialist
5 31 (13.60%) Network Security Specialist
6 24 (10.53%) Analyst
7 23 (10.09%) Consultant
7 23 (10.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 22 (9.65%) Security Analyst
9 19 (8.33%) Network Analyst
10 15 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Senior Network Security Specialist
11 14 (6.14%) Senior Network Specialist
11 14 (6.14%) Senior Security Specialist
12 13 (5.70%) Network Security Analyst
12 13 (5.70%) Network Team Leader
12 13 (5.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 13 (5.70%) Team Leader
13 11 (4.82%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) XML
2 3 (1.32%) Rendezvous
3 2 (0.88%) Middleware
3 2 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.88%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) J2EE
4 1 (0.44%) CSS
4 1 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.46%) Thin Client
1 17 (7.46%) Fat Client
2 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.75%) CLARiiON
4 3 (1.32%) Open Source
5 2 (0.88%) Blog
5 2 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.44%) APACS
6 1 (0.44%) Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.44%) EMV
6 1 (0.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.61%) Linux
2 12 (5.26%) UNIX
2 12 (5.26%) Windows
3 10 (4.39%) CentOS
4 9 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.51%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.07%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.19%) Load Balancing
2 49 (21.49%) ITIL
3 34 (14.91%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (10.96%) Information Security
5 23 (10.09%) Mentoring
6 18 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 17 (7.46%) Line Management
8 14 (6.14%) Network Design
9 13 (5.70%) Network Management
10 12 (5.26%) Change Control
10 12 (5.26%) Change Management
11 9 (3.95%) Migration
12 8 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.51%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.51%) Investment Management
13 7 (3.07%) PRINCE2
13 7 (3.07%) Project Management
13 7 (3.07%) Service Management
13 7 (3.07%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.89%) SQL
2 14 (6.14%) Python
3 9 (3.95%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.51%) Perl
4 8 (3.51%) Ruby
5 3 (1.32%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 148 (64.91%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (42.54%) CCNP
3 79 (34.65%) CCSE
4 35 (15.35%) CCIE
5 33 (14.47%) CCNA
6 21 (9.21%) CISSP
7 14 (6.14%) Security Cleared
8 13 (5.70%) JNCIS
9 10 (4.39%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.95%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (3.07%) CCSA
11 7 (3.07%) CCDP
12 5 (2.19%) CCSP
12 5 (2.19%) Degree
13 3 (1.32%) CCIP
14 2 (0.88%) HND
15 1 (0.44%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.07%) SLA
3 6 (2.63%) QA
4 4 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.88%) BS7799
System Software
1 65 (28.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.14%) Firmware
3 12 (5.26%) XenServer
4 9 (3.95%) ProxySG
5 5 (2.19%) Xen
5 5 (2.19%) KVM
6 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (5.26%) Ansible
2 10 (4.39%) Cacti
3 8 (3.51%) Puppet
3 8 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (3.51%) Nagios
4 6 (2.63%) FortiGate
5 5 (2.19%) Salt
5 5 (2.19%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.19%) CFEngine
6 4 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.88%) OpenView
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 224 (98.25%) F5
2 192 (84.21%) Cisco
3 129 (56.58%) CheckPoint
4 98 (42.98%) Juniper
5 72 (31.58%) VMware
6 69 (30.26%) Blue Coat
7 38 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 34 (14.91%) SolarWinds
9 30 (13.16%) Infoblox
9 30 (13.16%) Imperva
10 25 (10.96%) Citrix
11 21 (9.21%) McAfee
12 19 (8.33%) Riverbed
13 18 (7.89%) HP
14 16 (7.02%) Websense
15 13 (5.70%) TippingPoint
15 13 (5.70%) Red Hat
15 13 (5.70%) Tufin
15 13 (5.70%) LogLogic
16 12 (5.26%) Sourcefire
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + generous bonus + excellent benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits package and overtime a
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-70,000 + Massive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £70k plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago