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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 708 834 785
Rank change year-on-year
+126 -49
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 165 68 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.061% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 110 59 64
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 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +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
18664 19269 20569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.30% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14858 15360 16762
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +96 85 £57,500 -4.16% 2
South East +57 57 £57,500 +9.52% 7
Yorkshire +3 9 £50,000 -
East of England +30 8 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £57,500 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 325 (99.39%) F5
2 285 (87.16%) Cisco
3 252 (77.06%) Firewall
4 211 (64.53%) Cisco Certification
5 198 (60.55%) CheckPoint
6 185 (56.57%) Cisco ASA
7 176 (53.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 151 (46.18%) Network Security
9 137 (41.90%) CCNP
10 130 (39.76%) BGP
11 116 (35.47%) Load Balancing
12 114 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 113 (34.56%) BIG-IP
14 104 (31.80%) CCSE
15 96 (29.36%) Juniper
16 91 (27.83%) OSPF
17 79 (24.16%) DNS
18 78 (23.85%) Cisco PIX
19 74 (22.63%) VMware
20 73 (22.32%) CCNA
21 65 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
22 64 (19.57%) Finance
23 62 (18.96%) Blue Coat
23 62 (18.96%) CCIE
23 62 (18.96%) DHCP
24 61 (18.65%) Cisco IOS
25 57 (17.43%) VPN
25 57 (17.43%) WAN
25 57 (17.43%) EIGRP
26 54 (16.51%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (4.89%) IIS
2 3 (0.92%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) SaaS
3 6 (1.83%) Office 365
4 5 (1.53%) PaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 252 (77.06%) Firewall
2 185 (56.57%) Cisco ASA
3 176 (53.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 151 (46.18%) Network Security
5 130 (39.76%) BGP
6 114 (34.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 113 (34.56%) BIG-IP
8 91 (27.83%) OSPF
9 79 (24.16%) DNS
10 78 (23.85%) Cisco PIX
11 62 (18.96%) DHCP
12 61 (18.65%) Cisco IOS
13 57 (17.43%) VPN
13 57 (17.43%) WAN
13 57 (17.43%) EIGRP
14 51 (15.60%) TCP/IP
15 45 (13.76%) Wireless
16 44 (13.46%) MPLS
17 43 (13.15%) LAN
18 39 (11.93%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.92%) Redis
3 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (0.92%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (19.57%) Finance
2 25 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.67%) Banking
3 12 (3.67%) Law
4 8 (2.45%) Retail
5 6 (1.83%) Legal
6 4 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.22%) Electronics
6 4 (1.22%) Marketing
7 3 (0.92%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.92%) Games
7 3 (0.92%) Billing
8 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 145 (44.34%) Network Engineer
2 54 (16.51%) Security Engineer
3 43 (13.15%) Network Specialist
4 36 (11.01%) Security Specialist
5 34 (10.40%) Network Security Specialist
6 30 (9.17%) Network Security Engineer
7 27 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 24 (7.34%) Architect
8 24 (7.34%) Analyst
9 23 (7.03%) Consultant
10 20 (6.12%) Security Analyst
11 19 (5.81%) Network Analyst
11 19 (5.81%) Network Architect
11 19 (5.81%) Senior Network Specialist
11 19 (5.81%) Senior Security Specialist
12 18 (5.50%) Senior Network Security Specialist
12 18 (5.50%) Security Architect
13 17 (5.20%) Network Security Architect
14 14 (4.28%) Senior Information Security Specialist
14 14 (4.28%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.28%) CSS
2 9 (2.75%) Web Services
3 4 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (0.92%) Memcached
4 3 (0.92%) AppFabric
5 2 (0.61%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.28%) Thin Client
2 14 (4.28%) Fat Client
3 13 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.45%) Statistics
5 6 (1.83%) Private Cloud
5 6 (1.83%) CLARiiON
6 5 (1.53%) FlexPod
7 4 (1.22%) DTV
7 4 (1.22%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.92%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.61%) FMCG
9 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.31%) PKI
10 1 (0.31%) APACS
10 1 (0.31%) Clustering
10 1 (0.31%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.60%) Linux
2 26 (7.95%) Windows
3 16 (4.89%) UNIX
4 8 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) SUSE
7 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (35.47%) Load Balancing
2 46 (14.07%) ITIL
3 44 (13.46%) Network Monitoring
4 30 (9.17%) Network Management
5 24 (7.34%) Information Security
6 23 (7.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
7 22 (6.73%) E-Commerce
8 18 (5.50%) Project Management
9 15 (4.59%) Line Management
10 14 (4.28%) Network Design
11 13 (3.98%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.06%) Network Load Balancing
14 9 (2.75%) Migration
14 9 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (2.75%) Low Latency
14 9 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (2.45%) Data Analysis
16 7 (2.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.03%) SQL
2 7 (2.14%) Python
2 7 (2.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.31%) C
5 1 (0.31%) Java
5 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (64.53%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (41.90%) CCNP
3 104 (31.80%) CCSE
4 73 (22.32%) CCNA
5 62 (18.96%) CCIE
6 36 (11.01%) CISSP
6 36 (11.01%) CCSA
7 24 (7.34%) Degree
8 15 (4.59%) CCSP
9 11 (3.36%) Check Point Certification
10 10 (3.06%) JNCIP
11 9 (2.75%) Security Cleared
12 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.83%) HP AIS
13 6 (1.83%) HP ASE
13 6 (1.83%) VCP5
13 6 (1.83%) MCITP
14 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.92%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.92%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.42%) SLA
2 16 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.92%) BS7799
5 2 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 65 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.59%) XenServer
3 12 (3.67%) ProxySG
4 11 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.36%) vSphere
5 10 (3.06%) Firmware
6 9 (2.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (7.34%) FortiGate
2 18 (5.50%) CiscoWorks
3 15 (4.59%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (3.67%) Cacti
5 9 (2.75%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.22%) Ansible
7 3 (0.92%) Nagios
7 3 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.61%) OpenView
9 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.31%) RANCID
9 1 (0.31%) vMotion
Vendors
1 325 (99.39%) F5
2 285 (87.16%) Cisco
3 198 (60.55%) CheckPoint
4 96 (29.36%) Juniper
5 74 (22.63%) VMware
6 62 (18.96%) Blue Coat
7 54 (16.51%) SolarWinds
8 48 (14.68%) Microsoft
9 38 (11.62%) HP
10 33 (10.09%) Citrix
11 30 (9.17%) Infoblox
12 29 (8.87%) Imperva
13 25 (7.65%) Riverbed
14 21 (6.42%) Fortinet
15 20 (6.12%) McAfee
16 16 (4.89%) CA
17 14 (4.28%) Nokia
18 13 (3.98%) Dell
18 13 (3.98%) TippingPoint
19 11 (3.36%) Websense
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Please apply for full details
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three Mobile
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Three
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus, on-call allowance and overtime
Posted: 26 days ago