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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 575 634 582
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -52
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 55 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.059% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 38
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +11.11%
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
7675 7707 8347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.21% 15.71% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6415 6325 6901
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 18 £58,750 +11.90% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £42,500 -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 105 (90.52%) F5
2 76 (65.52%) Cisco
3 67 (57.76%) Firewall
4 50 (43.10%) WAN
5 47 (40.52%) Linux
6 43 (37.07%) TCP/IP
6 43 (37.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 42 (36.21%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (35.34%) Load Balancing
9 40 (34.48%) LAN
10 39 (33.62%) CheckPoint
11 38 (32.76%) VMware
12 34 (29.31%) Network Security
13 31 (26.72%) Cisco ASA
13 31 (26.72%) CCNA
13 31 (26.72%) ITIL
14 30 (25.86%) CCNP
15 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (23.28%) Juniper
17 25 (21.55%) DNS
18 24 (20.69%) UNIX
18 24 (20.69%) Internet
19 23 (19.83%) BGP
19 23 (19.83%) Windows
19 23 (19.83%) Cisco IOS
20 22 (18.97%) EIGRP
20 22 (18.97%) Finance
21 21 (18.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
22 20 (17.24%) OSPF
22 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 16 (13.79%) IIS
2 15 (12.93%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.07%) Apache
4 9 (7.76%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.03%) JBoss
6 6 (5.17%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.59%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.59%) Lync
7 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.72%) Liferay
8 2 (1.72%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.17%) Office 365
3 4 (3.45%) PaaS
3 4 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (57.76%) Firewall
2 50 (43.10%) WAN
3 43 (37.07%) TCP/IP
3 43 (37.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 40 (34.48%) LAN
5 34 (29.31%) Network Security
6 31 (26.72%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (21.55%) DNS
8 24 (20.69%) Internet
9 23 (19.83%) BGP
9 23 (19.83%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (18.97%) EIGRP
11 21 (18.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 20 (17.24%) OSPF
12 20 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (16.38%) VPN
13 19 (16.38%) SSL
14 18 (15.52%) SAN
14 18 (15.52%) FWSM
15 13 (11.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) MySQL
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (37.07%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) Administrator
3 13 (11.21%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Network Team Leader
6 10 (8.62%) Team Leader
6 10 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (5.17%) Technical Account Manager
9 6 (5.17%) Technical Manager
9 6 (5.17%) Account Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Client Account Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Network Support
10 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.62%) Web Services
2 8 (6.90%) Middleware
3 7 (6.03%) XML
3 7 (6.03%) Java EE
4 3 (2.59%) MAPI
4 3 (2.59%) Memcached
4 3 (2.59%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.59%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.72%) Spring
5 2 (1.72%) WSRP
5 2 (1.72%) JMS
5 2 (1.72%) J2EE
5 2 (1.72%) JDBC
5 2 (1.72%) JSP
5 2 (1.72%) Servlets
5 2 (1.72%) JMX
6 1 (0.86%) COM
6 1 (0.86%) CSS
6 1 (0.86%) .NET
6 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) PKI
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Statistics
2 6 (5.17%) CLARiiON
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.45%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.59%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.59%) BBC
5 3 (2.59%) iPhone
5 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.86%) IVR
6 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.52%) Linux
2 24 (20.69%) UNIX
3 23 (19.83%) Windows
4 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) Load Balancing
2 31 (26.72%) ITIL
3 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
3 13 (11.21%) Change Management
4 12 (10.34%) Project Management
5 11 (9.48%) Network Management
6 10 (8.62%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (7.76%) Information Security
7 9 (7.76%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (6.03%) Change Control
10 6 (5.17%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.45%) Network Design
11 4 (3.45%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.45%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) SQL
2 11 (9.48%) Bash Shell
3 9 (7.76%) Java
3 9 (7.76%) Perl
4 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.90%) Python
5 5 (4.31%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.72%) C
6 2 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (36.21%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (26.72%) CCNA
3 30 (25.86%) CCNP
4 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (9.48%) Degree
6 8 (6.90%) CCIE
7 6 (5.17%) MCITP
7 6 (5.17%) VCP5
7 6 (5.17%) HP AIS
7 6 (5.17%) HP ASE
7 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (5.17%) MCSE
8 4 (3.45%) CCSE
9 3 (2.59%) CCSA
9 3 (2.59%) CISSP
10 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.86%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.86%) OSCP
11 1 (0.86%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (13.79%) vSphere
3 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.31%) Firmware
6 3 (2.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (8.62%) FortiGate
3 9 (7.76%) Cacti
3 9 (7.76%) OpenNMS
4 4 (3.45%) Nagios
5 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.72%) Puppet
6 2 (1.72%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 105 (90.52%) F5
2 76 (65.52%) Cisco
3 39 (33.62%) CheckPoint
4 38 (32.76%) VMware
5 27 (23.28%) Juniper
6 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (9.48%) Fortinet
8 10 (8.62%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.62%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.62%) Citrix
9 9 (7.76%) HP
10 6 (5.17%) hybris
10 6 (5.17%) Dell
10 6 (5.17%) EMC
10 6 (5.17%) Oracle
11 5 (4.31%) Nortel
11 5 (4.31%) Adobe
12 4 (3.45%) Rackspace
12 4 (3.45%) Riverbed
13 3 (2.59%) Polycom
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