The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.06% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
BIG-IP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.46% 12.14% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 28
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Halifax

BIG-IP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5