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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 139 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.091% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.48% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £97,500 £85,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £85,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £103,500 £89,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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
356 627 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.17% 24.01% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 255 500 442
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Arista
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Arista
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto