The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 5.26% 10.34% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the Home Counties

BIG-IP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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%) Apache
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5