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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / London
Rank 544 573 587
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 33 73 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.11% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 58
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £59,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +0.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%

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
5166 6551 7583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.69% 15.89% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4364 5542 6345
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 - 12 £45,000 -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 70 (95.89%) F5
2 58 (79.45%) Cisco
3 51 (69.86%) Firewall
4 45 (61.64%) CheckPoint
5 37 (50.68%) Network Security
6 31 (42.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 30 (41.10%) WAN
7 30 (41.10%) DNS
8 28 (38.36%) LAN
8 28 (38.36%) BGP
9 27 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (35.62%) Load Balancing
11 25 (34.25%) ITIL
11 25 (34.25%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (31.51%) CCNP
13 22 (30.14%) Data Centre
14 20 (27.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 20 (27.40%) OSPF
14 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
14 20 (27.40%) Unix
15 19 (26.03%) Windows
15 19 (26.03%) Juniper
16 18 (24.66%) SSL
16 18 (24.66%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (23.29%) MPLS
17 17 (23.29%) Wireless
18 16 (21.92%) VMware
18 16 (21.92%) Linux
18 16 (21.92%) Palo Alto

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 15 (20.55%) Apache
2 14 (19.18%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.44%) IIS
4 11 (15.07%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.11%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (69.86%) Firewall
2 37 (50.68%) Network Security
3 31 (42.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 30 (41.10%) DNS
4 30 (41.10%) WAN
5 28 (38.36%) BGP
5 28 (38.36%) LAN
6 27 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (27.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 20 (27.40%) OSPF
7 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
8 18 (24.66%) Cisco IOS
8 18 (24.66%) SSL
9 17 (23.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (23.29%) MPLS
9 17 (23.29%) Wireless
10 15 (20.55%) Internet
10 15 (20.55%) VPN
11 14 (19.18%) DMVPN
11 14 (19.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) MySQL
1 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.11%) Redis
1 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.48%) Maven
2 3 (4.11%) Ant
2 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Billing
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Network Security Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Security Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Network Support
7 6 (8.22%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) WAN Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.48%) LAMP
3 3 (4.11%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.11%) Middleware
4 2 (2.74%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) .NET
5 1 (1.37%) Ajax
5 1 (1.37%) CGI
5 1 (1.37%) Embperl
5 1 (1.37%) FastCGI
5 1 (1.37%) Java EE
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.37%) RESTful
5 1 (1.37%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (12.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.11%) iPad
5 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Unix
2 19 (26.03%) Windows
3 16 (21.92%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Load Balancing
2 25 (34.25%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.07%) Change Management
5 10 (13.70%) OWASP
5 10 (13.70%) Security Operations
5 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (12.33%) Network Design
7 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.59%) Presales
7 7 (9.59%) Security Management
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
9 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.85%) Scrum
10 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) Python
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.11%) Ruby
4 2 (2.74%) Lisp
4 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) Go
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (31.51%) CCNP
3 12 (16.44%) CCSE
4 10 (13.70%) JNCIA
5 9 (12.33%) CCSA
6 8 (10.96%) CCIE
6 8 (10.96%) CCNA
7 6 (8.22%) Degree
7 6 (8.22%) JNCIS
8 4 (5.48%) CCDP
8 4 (5.48%) CCSP
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.37%) CCMSE
10 1 (1.37%) CISA
10 1 (1.37%) CISM
10 1 (1.37%) CISSP
10 1 (1.37%) IISP
10 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) ISO27002
1 10 (13.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (8.22%) QA
3 4 (5.48%) PMO
4 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.11%) iptables
4 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) Firmware
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.74%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.74%) Control-M
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (95.89%) F5
2 58 (79.45%) Cisco
3 45 (61.64%) CheckPoint
4 19 (26.03%) Juniper
5 16 (21.92%) Palo Alto
5 16 (21.92%) VMware
6 15 (20.55%) Blue Coat
7 13 (17.81%) Fortinet
8 11 (15.07%) Citrix
9 10 (13.70%) Sun
10 6 (8.22%) CyberArk
10 6 (8.22%) LogRhythm
10 6 (8.22%) Riverbed
11 5 (6.85%) Brocade
11 5 (6.85%) Oracle
11 5 (6.85%) Thales
12 3 (4.11%) Infoblox
12 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.11%) SunGard
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