The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 184 172
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
BIG-IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
952 840 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.54% 21.10% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 809 703 1005
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Hampshire

BIG-IP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) FirePass
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) FirePass
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) F5