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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 97 82
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.15% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
212 279 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.32% 21.92% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 148 212 136
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) VMware