The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 794 739 784
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +45
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 92 109 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.57% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 59
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19065 19159 19586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.46% 18.76% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15384 15611 16412
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
South East -17 40 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London -51 33 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -58 8 £47,500 -5.00%
East of England -11 7 £57,500 +15.00%
North West +3 1 £52,500 -12.13%
West Midlands -8 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -
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F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 173 (98.30%) F5
2 140 (79.55%) Firewall
3 129 (73.30%) Cisco
4 108 (61.36%) CheckPoint
5 104 (59.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 91 (51.70%) BIG-IP
7 89 (50.57%) Blue Coat
7 89 (50.57%) Cisco Certification
8 85 (48.30%) Cisco ASA
9 80 (45.45%) Network Security
10 78 (44.32%) CCNP
11 77 (43.75%) DNS
12 68 (38.64%) DHCP
13 64 (36.36%) VMware
14 63 (35.80%) Load Balancing
14 63 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 62 (35.23%) Linux
16 61 (34.66%) WAN
17 59 (33.52%) BGP
18 58 (32.95%) OSPF
19 57 (32.39%) VPN
20 56 (31.82%) CCSE
21 53 (30.11%) Juniper
21 53 (30.11%) Citrix
22 44 (25.00%) TCP/IP
23 42 (23.86%) IPsec
24 39 (22.16%) ITIL
25 38 (21.59%) E-Commerce
25 38 (21.59%) LAN
25 38 (21.59%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 19 (10.80%) WebLogic
1 19 (10.80%) Apache
1 19 (10.80%) Tomcat
1 19 (10.80%) nginx
2 4 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.98%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (79.55%) Firewall
2 104 (59.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 91 (51.70%) BIG-IP
4 85 (48.30%) Cisco ASA
5 80 (45.45%) Network Security
6 77 (43.75%) DNS
7 68 (38.64%) DHCP
8 61 (34.66%) WAN
9 59 (33.52%) BGP
10 58 (32.95%) OSPF
11 57 (32.39%) VPN
12 44 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 42 (23.86%) IPsec
14 38 (21.59%) SSL
14 38 (21.59%) LAN
14 38 (21.59%) Cisco Nexus
15 37 (21.02%) Cisco IOS
16 33 (18.75%) DMVPN
17 31 (17.61%) NetScaler
17 31 (17.61%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.80%) MySQL
1 19 (10.80%) DB2
2 8 (4.55%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (21.02%) Finance
2 12 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.11%) Law
4 3 (1.70%) Games
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (33.52%) Network Engineer
2 30 (17.05%) Security Specialist
2 30 (17.05%) Network Specialist
2 30 (17.05%) Network Security Specialist
3 23 (13.07%) Security Engineer
4 19 (10.80%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (10.80%) Administrator
5 17 (9.66%) Consultant
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.68%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.68%) Network Team Leader
9 10 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.11%) IP Engineer
10 9 (5.11%) Security Consultant
10 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
12 5 (2.84%) Firewall Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) Firewall Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.11%) XML
2 7 (3.98%) Rendezvous
3 5 (2.84%) Web Services
4 3 (1.70%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 22 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 12 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (5.11%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.98%) PKI
5 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Online Games
7 1 (0.57%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.57%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 62 (35.23%) Linux
2 22 (12.50%) CentOS
3 19 (10.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (10.80%) Ubuntu
4 18 (10.23%) Windows
5 7 (3.98%) UNIX
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.70%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.80%) Load Balancing
2 39 (22.16%) ITIL
3 38 (21.59%) E-Commerce
4 19 (10.80%) Project Management
4 19 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (10.80%) Statistical Analysis
5 14 (7.95%) Change Management
6 12 (6.82%) Service Management
7 11 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 11 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 10 (5.68%) Network Management
9 9 (5.11%) Network Design
10 7 (3.98%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.98%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (3.41%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.27%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.27%) PRINCE
13 3 (1.70%) Integration Testing
13 3 (1.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.80%) Perl
1 19 (10.80%) Python
1 19 (10.80%) Ruby
1 19 (10.80%) Bash Shell
2 9 (5.11%) C
2 9 (5.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (50.57%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (44.32%) CCNP
3 56 (31.82%) CCSE
4 16 (9.09%) CCNA
5 15 (8.52%) CISSP
6 11 (6.25%) JNCIS
7 9 (5.11%) CCSA
8 7 (3.98%) CCIE
8 7 (3.98%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.27%) CCDA
11 2 (1.14%) CCSP
12 1 (0.57%) CCDP
12 1 (0.57%) Degree
12 1 (0.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) BS7799
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 63 (35.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (14.77%) ProxySG
3 19 (10.80%) Xen
3 19 (10.80%) KVM
4 9 (5.11%) XenServer
5 6 (3.41%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (11.93%) Cacti
2 19 (10.80%) Puppet
2 19 (10.80%) CFEngine
2 19 (10.80%) Nagios
2 19 (10.80%) ZABBIX
2 19 (10.80%) Ansible
2 19 (10.80%) Salt
3 14 (7.95%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (6.82%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.57%) OPNET
Vendors
1 173 (98.30%) F5
2 129 (73.30%) Cisco
3 108 (61.36%) CheckPoint
4 89 (50.57%) Blue Coat
5 64 (36.36%) VMware
6 53 (30.11%) Citrix
6 53 (30.11%) Juniper
7 36 (20.45%) Infoblox
8 31 (17.61%) Imperva
9 30 (17.05%) McAfee
10 28 (15.91%) Riverbed
11 25 (14.20%) SolarWinds
12 23 (13.07%) TippingPoint
13 22 (12.50%) Red Hat
14 19 (10.80%) Oracle
14 19 (10.80%) JBoss
15 16 (9.09%) HP
16 14 (7.95%) Sourcefire
16 14 (7.95%) Fortinet
17 13 (7.39%) IronPort
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