The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 97 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 0.41% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 2.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £46,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+25.80% -6.06%
BIG-IP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 208 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.46% 17.08% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 107 133 184
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,800 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Essex region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Essex

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (100.00%) VMware