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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 597 615 666
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +51
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 39 51 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 29
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 £52,500 £37,350 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £46,750 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+25.13% -4.59%
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
6471 7205 7839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.00% 16.64% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5548 6087 6486
Median salary £54,150 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 +44 12 £66,000 +12.34%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £75,000 +76.47%
Wimbledon - 2 £73,750 -
Docklands, London - 1 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 92 (83.64%) F5
2 84 (76.36%) Cisco
3 75 (68.18%) Firewall
4 59 (53.64%) Cisco ASA
5 56 (50.91%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (50.91%) Data Centre
6 55 (50.00%) CCNP
7 52 (47.27%) Linux
8 41 (37.27%) BGP
9 37 (33.64%) Network Security
10 35 (31.82%) CheckPoint
10 35 (31.82%) TCP/IP
11 34 (30.91%) WAN
11 34 (30.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 31 (28.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (27.27%) FWSM
13 30 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (26.36%) DNS
14 29 (26.36%) CCIE
14 29 (26.36%) VMware
15 28 (25.45%) Juniper
15 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (24.55%) Cacti
16 27 (24.55%) Load Balancing
17 25 (22.73%) LAN
17 25 (22.73%) EIGRP
18 24 (21.82%) Nagios
18 24 (21.82%) MPLS
18 24 (21.82%) Windows
18 24 (21.82%) NoSQL

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 (16.36%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (12.73%) OpenStack
3 11 (10.00%) IIS
4 9 (8.18%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.27%) Apache
5 8 (7.27%) nginx
6 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.55%) Zimbra
7 4 (3.64%) JBoss
7 4 (3.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (68.18%) Firewall
2 59 (53.64%) Cisco ASA
3 41 (37.27%) BGP
4 37 (33.64%) Network Security
5 35 (31.82%) TCP/IP
6 34 (30.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 34 (30.91%) WAN
7 31 (28.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
8 30 (27.27%) FWSM
9 29 (26.36%) DNS
10 25 (22.73%) EIGRP
10 25 (22.73%) LAN
11 24 (21.82%) MPLS
12 20 (18.18%) DHCP
12 20 (18.18%) Wireless
13 19 (17.27%) Cisco PIX
13 19 (17.27%) VPN
14 18 (16.36%) OSPF
15 17 (15.45%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.82%) NoSQL
2 17 (15.45%) MySQL
3 14 (12.73%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.18%) Redis
5 8 (7.27%) Aerospike
5 8 (7.27%) Couchbase
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Git (software)
1 17 (15.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.18%) git-flow
2 9 (8.18%) JIRA
2 9 (8.18%) TeamCity
3 8 (7.27%) Ant
3 8 (7.27%) Maven
4 5 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.09%) Games
2 7 (6.36%) Finance
3 6 (5.45%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Billing
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Retail
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.18%) Analyst
2 20 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 16 (14.55%) Administrator
4 15 (13.64%) Architect
5 13 (11.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.91%) Senior Network Analyst
7 11 (10.00%) Network Support
8 10 (9.09%) Network Administrator
8 10 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
8 10 (9.09%) Security Analyst
9 9 (8.18%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) Network Support Analyst
9 9 (8.18%) Senior Network Administrator
9 9 (8.18%) Support Analyst
10 8 (7.27%) Cisco Architect
10 8 (7.27%) Network Security Specialist
10 8 (7.27%) Security Specialist
10 8 (7.27%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (7.27%) 802.1X
2 8 (7.27%) LAMP
2 8 (7.27%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
4 4 (3.64%) Middleware
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.73%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (50.91%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.82%) Private Cloud
3 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.27%) Algorithms
4 8 (7.27%) Online Games
4 8 (7.27%) Statistics
5 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.64%) Spread Betting
8 3 (2.73%) iPad
8 3 (2.73%) PKI
9 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 52 (47.27%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 20 (18.18%) Unix
4 9 (8.18%) CentOS
4 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.27%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.64%) CatOS
6 4 (3.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) Load Balancing
2 19 (17.27%) E-Commerce
3 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.36%) ITIL
3 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
4 15 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 15 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (13.64%) Fault Analysis
4 15 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 14 (12.73%) Change Management
6 11 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 10 (9.09%) DevOps
8 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.18%) Project Management
8 9 (8.18%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.27%) BDD
9 8 (7.27%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.27%) Network Load Balancing
9 8 (7.27%) Security Architecture
9 8 (7.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) Bash Shell
2 13 (11.82%) Python
3 8 (7.27%) Java
3 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.27%) Ruby
3 8 (7.27%) SQL
4 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (50.91%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (50.00%) CCNP
3 29 (26.36%) CCIE
4 19 (17.27%) CCNA
4 19 (17.27%) Degree
5 11 (10.00%) CCSA
6 10 (9.09%) JNCIA
7 8 (7.27%) CCDP
7 8 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (7.27%) MCSE
7 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (6.36%) MCP
9 6 (5.45%) CCMSE
9 6 (5.45%) CCSE
9 6 (5.45%) JNCIP
9 6 (5.45%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.91%) CCSP
10 1 (0.91%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.45%) SLA
3 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.18%) Docker
2 9 (8.18%) NFS
3 8 (7.27%) iptables
3 8 (7.27%) vCloud
4 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.55%) Snort
5 5 (4.55%) Squid
6 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (24.55%) Cacti
2 24 (21.82%) Nagios
3 23 (20.91%) SolarWinds Orion
4 18 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (16.36%) Puppet
5 14 (12.73%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (10.91%) OpenNMS
7 9 (8.18%) CFEngine
7 9 (8.18%) logstash
7 9 (8.18%) ZABBIX
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (7.27%) HAProxy
9 6 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (3.64%) Ansible
10 4 (3.64%) BladeLogic
10 4 (3.64%) Control-M
10 4 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (3.64%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 92 (83.64%) F5
2 84 (76.36%) Cisco
3 35 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 29 (26.36%) VMware
5 28 (25.45%) Juniper
6 23 (20.91%) SolarWinds
7 20 (18.18%) Oracle
8 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.18%) Citrix
9 9 (8.18%) Fortinet
10 8 (7.27%) Nokia
11 5 (4.55%) Blue Coat
11 5 (4.55%) Palo Alto
11 5 (4.55%) Splunk
12 4 (3.64%) Axway
12 4 (3.64%) BEA
12 4 (3.64%) CA
12 4 (3.64%) Symantec
13 3 (2.73%) Red Box
13 3 (2.73%) Tandberg
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