The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 121 149 147
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.044% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.18% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Median salary £46,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.34% -6.50%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
419 571 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.12% 25.39% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 330 377 466
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 11 £46,500 -
BIG-IP
East of England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (64.29%) SSL
4 9 (64.29%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) Perl
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Apache
4 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) RHCE
4 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
4 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 9 (64.29%) Puppet
4 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
4 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (64.29%) ISO 8583
4 9 (64.29%) Clustering
4 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (64.29%) Financial Institution
4 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 9 (64.29%) High Availability
4 9 (64.29%) Process Improvement
4 9 (64.29%) Change Control

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (64.29%) Apache
1 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (64.29%) SSL
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (21.43%) HSRP
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) ISDN
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
1 9 (64.29%) Financial Institution
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Network Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Clustering
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Process Improvement
1 9 (64.29%) Change Control
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
1 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
1 9 (64.29%) High Availability
1 9 (64.29%) Human Resource Management
1 9 (64.29%) Process Improvement
1 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Security
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Python
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) RHCE
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO 8583
1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
1 9 (64.29%) Salt
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 3 (21.43%) Tandberg
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft