The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 177 189 139
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -50
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.054% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.23% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
583 854 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 23.16% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 485 618 336
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Leeds region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Leeds

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 5 (83.33%) ProxySG
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat