The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 608 618 672
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +54
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 33 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.76% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 45
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £72,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
BIG-IP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6472 7199 8132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.17% 16.06% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5586 6109 6688
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in London

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in London

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in London

BIG-IP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London +57 12 £66,000 +3.52%
Wimbledon - 3 £73,750 -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 74 (80.43%) F5
2 73 (79.35%) Cisco
3 69 (75.00%) Firewall
4 49 (53.26%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (52.17%) CCNP
6 47 (51.09%) Cisco ASA
6 47 (51.09%) Data Centre
7 42 (45.65%) BGP
8 39 (42.39%) Linux
9 34 (36.96%) WAN
10 32 (34.78%) Network Security
11 31 (33.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 30 (32.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 30 (32.61%) CheckPoint
12 30 (32.61%) CCIE
13 27 (29.35%) EIGRP
13 27 (29.35%) TCP/IP
13 27 (29.35%) Juniper
14 26 (28.26%) LAN
14 26 (28.26%) Cacti
14 26 (28.26%) FWSM
15 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (27.17%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (27.17%) VMware
16 24 (26.09%) MPLS
16 24 (26.09%) DNS
17 22 (23.91%) Nagios
18 21 (22.83%) Load Balancing
18 21 (22.83%) SolarWinds
18 21 (22.83%) SolarWinds Orion

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (19.57%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (15.22%) OpenStack
3 8 (8.70%) IIS
4 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.43%) Apache
5 5 (5.43%) nginx
5 5 (5.43%) Zimbra
6 4 (4.35%) JBoss
6 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (75.00%) Firewall
2 47 (51.09%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (45.65%) BGP
4 34 (36.96%) WAN
5 32 (34.78%) Network Security
6 31 (33.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 30 (32.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (29.35%) EIGRP
8 27 (29.35%) TCP/IP
9 26 (28.26%) FWSM
9 26 (28.26%) LAN
10 25 (27.17%) Cisco IOS
11 24 (26.09%) DNS
11 24 (26.09%) MPLS
12 20 (21.74%) DHCP
12 20 (21.74%) Wireless
13 18 (19.57%) HSRP
13 18 (19.57%) OSPF
14 17 (18.48%) VPN
15 16 (17.39%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) NoSQL
2 14 (15.22%) MySQL
3 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.70%) Aerospike
5 6 (6.52%) Redis
6 5 (5.43%) Couchbase
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
1 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.78%) git-flow
2 9 (9.78%) JIRA
2 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.43%) Ant
3 5 (5.43%) Maven
3 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (9.78%) Games
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Billing
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Network Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Administrator
5 12 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Senior Network Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Network Security Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Security Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Network Security Specialist
7 8 (8.70%) Network Specialist
7 8 (8.70%) Security Specialist
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Network Support
9 6 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Network Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Network Support
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (8.70%) 802.1X
3 6 (6.52%) Web Services
4 5 (5.43%) LAMP
4 5 (5.43%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (4.35%) Middleware
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (51.09%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.13%) Private Cloud
3 9 (9.78%) Virtual Team
4 8 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.70%) Online Games
5 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.43%) Statistics
6 5 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (4.35%) Spread Betting
8 3 (3.26%) iPad
8 3 (3.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Linux
2 20 (21.74%) Windows
3 16 (17.39%) Unix
4 9 (9.78%) CentOS
5 8 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.09%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.39%) E-Commerce
2 16 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.13%) Fault Analysis
5 12 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.04%) ITIL
6 11 (11.96%) Change Management
7 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 10 (10.87%) DevOps
7 10 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.78%) Virtual Team Management
9 8 (8.70%) Analytics
9 8 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
9 8 (8.70%) Security Architecture
10 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.61%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.52%) High Availability
11 6 (6.52%) Open Source
11 6 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) Bash Shell
2 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) Python
4 5 (5.43%) Java
4 5 (5.43%) Ruby
4 5 (5.43%) SQL
5 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (53.26%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (52.17%) CCNP
3 30 (32.61%) CCIE
4 17 (18.48%) Degree
5 14 (15.22%) CCNA
6 11 (11.96%) CCSA
7 7 (7.61%) JNCIA
8 6 (6.52%) CCMSE
8 6 (6.52%) CCSE
8 6 (6.52%) JNCIP
8 6 (6.52%) JNCIS
9 5 (5.43%) CCDP
9 5 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (5.43%) MCP
9 5 (5.43%) MCSE
9 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.78%) Docker
2 9 (9.78%) NFS
3 8 (8.70%) vCloud
4 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.43%) iptables
5 5 (5.43%) Snort
5 5 (5.43%) Squid
6 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (28.26%) Cacti
2 22 (23.91%) Nagios
3 21 (22.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (16.30%) Cisco Prime
4 15 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.30%) Puppet
5 13 (14.13%) OpenNMS
6 9 (9.78%) CFEngine
6 9 (9.78%) logstash
6 9 (9.78%) ZABBIX
7 8 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (5.43%) HAProxy
9 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (4.35%) Ansible
10 4 (4.35%) BladeLogic
10 4 (4.35%) Control-M
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (80.43%) F5
2 73 (79.35%) Cisco
3 30 (32.61%) CheckPoint
4 27 (29.35%) Juniper
5 25 (27.17%) VMware
6 21 (22.83%) SolarWinds
7 14 (15.22%) Oracle
8 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.87%) Fortinet
10 9 (9.78%) Citrix
11 5 (5.43%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.43%) Palo Alto
11 5 (5.43%) Splunk
12 4 (4.35%) Axway
12 4 (4.35%) BEA
12 4 (4.35%) CA
12 4 (4.35%) Nokia
12 4 (4.35%) Symantec
13 3 (3.26%) Tandberg
13 3 (3.26%) Verint
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