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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 782 769 905
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +136
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 151 170 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.90% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 124 117 62
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.50%
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
16867 18924 19471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.44% 18.34% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14123 15080 15458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
London -7 72 £62,500 +8.69%
South East +21 52 £60,000 +4.34% 2
East of England +28 22 £67,000 +34.00% 3
North West - 2 £41,500 -
Yorkshire +5 1 - -
South West +3 1 - - 1
East Midlands -3 1 £47,500 -17.39%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 288 (99.65%) F5
2 232 (80.28%) Cisco
3 200 (69.20%) Firewall
4 175 (60.55%) Cisco Certification
5 169 (58.48%) Cisco ASA
6 165 (57.09%) CheckPoint
6 165 (57.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 132 (45.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 122 (42.21%) Load Balancing
9 115 (39.79%) Network Security
9 115 (39.79%) CCNP
10 102 (35.29%) BIG-IP
11 101 (34.95%) Data Centre
12 98 (33.91%) CCIE
13 88 (30.45%) LAN
14 87 (30.10%) VPN
15 86 (29.76%) WAN
16 77 (26.64%) Cisco PIX
17 71 (24.57%) VMware
18 68 (23.53%) Wireless
18 68 (23.53%) BGP
19 64 (22.15%) CCSE
20 63 (21.80%) TCP/IP
21 56 (19.38%) Finance
22 53 (18.34%) OSPF
22 53 (18.34%) Juniper
23 51 (17.65%) Windows
24 50 (17.30%) Linux
25 49 (16.96%) CCNA
26 46 (15.92%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (4.84%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.50%) Apache
3 8 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.77%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.42%) IIS
4 7 (2.42%) JBoss
5 6 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.35%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.08%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.38%) IaaS
4 4 (1.38%) SaaS
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 200 (69.20%) Firewall
2 169 (58.48%) Cisco ASA
3 165 (57.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 132 (45.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 115 (39.79%) Network Security
6 102 (35.29%) BIG-IP
7 88 (30.45%) LAN
8 87 (30.10%) VPN
9 86 (29.76%) WAN
10 77 (26.64%) Cisco PIX
11 68 (23.53%) BGP
11 68 (23.53%) Wireless
12 63 (21.80%) TCP/IP
13 53 (18.34%) OSPF
14 45 (15.57%) EIGRP
15 44 (15.22%) DHCP
16 43 (14.88%) SSL
17 41 (14.19%) DNS
18 33 (11.42%) Cisco IOS
19 31 (10.73%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.77%) Aerospike
1 8 (2.77%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.73%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.35%) DB2
4 1 (0.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (3.11%) TeamCity
2 6 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (19.38%) Finance
2 18 (6.23%) Financial Institution
3 14 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.50%) Banking
5 11 (3.81%) Legal
6 7 (2.42%) Games
7 6 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.08%) Law
8 4 (1.38%) Retail
9 3 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 147 (50.87%) Network Engineer
2 68 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
2 68 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 57 (19.72%) Senior Network Engineer
4 39 (13.49%) Administrator
5 38 (13.15%) Consultant
6 33 (11.42%) Cisco Engineer
6 33 (11.42%) Network Consultant
7 29 (10.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 28 (9.69%) Network Security Consultant
8 28 (9.69%) Security Consultant
9 26 (9.00%) Analyst
10 25 (8.65%) Network Administrator
10 25 (8.65%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 25 (8.65%) Senior Security Engineer
11 20 (6.92%) Network Analyst
11 20 (6.92%) Network Security Analyst
11 20 (6.92%) Security Analyst
12 18 (6.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 18 (6.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.50%) REST
2 12 (4.15%) SOAP
3 11 (3.81%) 802.1X
4 9 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (2.77%) Middleware
6 7 (2.42%) CSS
6 7 (2.42%) J2EE
7 6 (2.08%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (1.38%) COM
9 1 (0.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (34.95%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.92%) Algorithms
3 19 (6.57%) RSA SecurID
4 16 (5.54%) Clustering
5 14 (4.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (4.50%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.50%) EMC VNX
7 9 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.77%) Statistics
9 6 (2.08%) Online Games
9 6 (2.08%) PKI
10 5 (1.73%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.73%) Replication
11 4 (1.38%) Fintech
11 4 (1.38%) Spread Betting
12 3 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.69%) iPad
13 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
14 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.65%) Windows
2 50 (17.30%) Linux
3 20 (6.92%) Unix
4 17 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.81%) CentOS
6 11 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.38%) Debian
7 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) SUSE
8 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (42.21%) Load Balancing
2 28 (9.69%) High Availability
2 28 (9.69%) Network Management
2 28 (9.69%) Service Delivery
3 27 (9.34%) Presales
4 22 (7.61%) Mentoring
5 21 (7.27%) Data Centre Operations
5 21 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (7.27%) ITIL
6 20 (6.92%) SIEM
7 19 (6.57%) Analytics
8 18 (6.23%) Threat Analysis
9 17 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.19%) DevOps
10 15 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (5.19%) Network Design
10 15 (5.19%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (4.15%) Project Management
12 12 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.57%) PowerShell
2 18 (6.23%) Bash Shell
3 14 (4.84%) Perl
4 12 (4.15%) Tcl
5 10 (3.46%) Ruby
6 9 (3.11%) Python
7 6 (2.08%) Java
7 6 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (60.55%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (39.79%) CCNP
3 98 (33.91%) CCIE
4 64 (22.15%) CCSE
5 49 (16.96%) CCNA
6 37 (12.80%) Degree
7 14 (4.84%) CCDP
7 14 (4.84%) CCSA
8 10 (3.46%) JNCIS
9 8 (2.77%) Check Point Certification
9 8 (2.77%) JNCIP
10 6 (2.08%) RHCE
11 5 (1.73%) CCIP
11 5 (1.73%) CCSP
11 5 (1.73%) HND
12 3 (1.04%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.69%) CCDA
13 2 (0.69%) CISSP
13 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.42%) PCI DSS
1 7 (2.42%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) ISO 8583
2 6 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.69%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (13.84%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.57%) vSphere
4 4 (1.38%) NFS
5 3 (1.04%) Openswan
5 3 (1.04%) Squid
5 3 (1.04%) Varnish
6 2 (0.69%) Docker
7 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.35%) Samba
7 1 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 25 (8.65%) Cacti
1 25 (8.65%) SolarWinds Orion
2 19 (6.57%) Nagios
3 18 (6.23%) FortiGate
4 15 (5.19%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (4.50%) HP SIM
6 12 (4.15%) OpenNMS
7 8 (2.77%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
8 7 (2.42%) Puppet
9 6 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (2.08%) Salt
10 3 (1.04%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.04%) SmokePing
10 3 (1.04%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.69%) vMotion
12 1 (0.35%) Ansible
12 1 (0.35%) Graphite
12 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 288 (99.65%) F5
2 232 (80.28%) Cisco
3 165 (57.09%) CheckPoint
4 71 (24.57%) VMware
5 53 (18.34%) Juniper
6 46 (15.92%) SolarWinds
7 43 (14.88%) Microsoft
8 39 (13.49%) Palo Alto
9 32 (11.07%) Blue Coat
10 31 (10.73%) Riverbed
11 21 (7.27%) ArcSight
11 21 (7.27%) Fortinet
12 19 (6.57%) AlgoSec
12 19 (6.57%) Cyber-Ark
12 19 (6.57%) Qualys
13 14 (4.84%) Aruba
13 14 (4.84%) Citrix
14 13 (4.50%) EMC
15 8 (2.77%) Red Hat
16 7 (2.42%) Intel Security
Cambridgeshire
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary, benefits and bonus scheme
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