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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 564 586 568
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 62 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.75% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 27
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £64,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
6862 7882 7803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.57% 16.14% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5815 6512 6445
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +26 17 £72,500 +61.11% 7
Isleworth - 1 £39,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 103 (81.10%) F5
2 83 (65.35%) Cisco
3 59 (46.46%) Firewall
4 56 (44.09%) CheckPoint
5 54 (42.52%) Linux
5 54 (42.52%) Load Balancing
6 53 (41.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 51 (40.16%) WAN
8 47 (37.01%) TCP/IP
8 47 (37.01%) Data Centre
9 41 (32.28%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (29.92%) BGP
10 38 (29.92%) Network Security
11 34 (26.77%) LAN
12 33 (25.98%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (25.20%) CCNP
14 29 (22.83%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (21.26%) EIGRP
15 27 (21.26%) Wireless
16 26 (20.47%) MPLS
16 26 (20.47%) OSPF
16 26 (20.47%) CCNA
16 26 (20.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 25 (19.69%) VPN
17 25 (19.69%) VMware
18 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (17.32%) Windows
18 22 (17.32%) FWSM
19 21 (16.54%) UNIX
19 21 (16.54%) ITIL

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 15 (11.81%) IIS
1 15 (11.81%) Tomcat
2 14 (11.02%) Apache
3 13 (10.24%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.09%) JBoss
5 5 (3.94%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.15%) Lync
6 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.15%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.57%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.57%) Node.js
8 2 (1.57%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.57%) nginx
8 2 (1.57%) Liferay
8 2 (1.57%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.57%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (12.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.72%) Office 365
4 4 (3.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (3.15%) PaaS
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (46.46%) Firewall
2 53 (41.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 51 (40.16%) WAN
4 47 (37.01%) TCP/IP
5 38 (29.92%) BGP
5 38 (29.92%) Network Security
6 34 (26.77%) LAN
7 33 (25.98%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (22.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (21.26%) EIGRP
9 27 (21.26%) Wireless
10 26 (20.47%) MPLS
10 26 (20.47%) OSPF
10 26 (20.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 25 (19.69%) VPN
12 22 (17.32%) FWSM
13 19 (14.96%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (14.96%) DNS
14 18 (14.17%) IPsec
15 16 (12.60%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) Redis
5 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.57%) OLAP
5 2 (1.57%) OLTP
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.57%) Ant
3 2 (1.57%) Maven
3 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (14.96%) Banking
2 13 (10.24%) Finance
3 8 (6.30%) Advertising
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (33.07%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.75%) Administrator
3 17 (13.39%) Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Network Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Network Support
4 16 (12.60%) Senior Network Analyst
4 16 (12.60%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) Support Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) Network Support Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) Senior Support Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) Senior Network Support
5 15 (11.81%) Senior Network Support Analyst
6 12 (9.45%) Network Administrator
7 10 (7.87%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (7.87%) Senior Network Administrator
8 9 (7.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.72%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) Web Services
1 10 (7.87%) Middleware
2 9 (7.09%) XML
3 8 (6.30%) XMPP
4 7 (5.51%) Java EE
5 4 (3.15%) MAPI
6 3 (2.36%) Memcached
6 3 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.36%) AppFabric
7 2 (1.57%) REST
7 2 (1.57%) Express
7 2 (1.57%) JSON
7 2 (1.57%) WSRP
7 2 (1.57%) jQuery
7 2 (1.57%) HTML5
7 2 (1.57%) XSLT
7 2 (1.57%) JMS
7 2 (1.57%) HTML
7 2 (1.57%) J2EE
7 2 (1.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.01%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.45%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.09%) PKI
4 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.72%) Statistics
7 5 (3.94%) BBC
7 5 (3.94%) CLARiiON
8 4 (3.15%) iPhone
8 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.36%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.57%) DataPower
10 2 (1.57%) Clustering
11 1 (0.79%) Equities
11 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 54 (42.52%) Linux
2 22 (17.32%) Windows
3 21 (16.54%) UNIX
4 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.15%) Android
8 2 (1.57%) AIX
8 2 (1.57%) Solaris
8 2 (1.57%) SUSE
8 2 (1.57%) Debian
8 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.57%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (42.52%) Load Balancing
2 21 (16.54%) ITIL
3 20 (15.75%) Service Delivery
4 17 (13.39%) Project Management
5 16 (12.60%) Investment Management
5 16 (12.60%) Network Management
6 9 (7.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (7.09%) Information Security
7 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.30%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (6.30%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (5.51%) Change Control
8 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.51%) Network Design
8 7 (5.51%) Network Architecture
9 6 (4.72%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.72%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) Bash Shell
2 12 (9.45%) SQL
2 12 (9.45%) Python
3 11 (8.66%) Java
3 11 (8.66%) Perl
4 9 (7.09%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.57%) PHP
6 2 (1.57%) Jython
6 2 (1.57%) Ruby
6 2 (1.57%) Korn
6 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.57%) C
6 2 (1.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (25.20%) CCNP
3 26 (20.47%) CCNA
4 14 (11.02%) Degree
5 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (8.66%) CCSA
7 8 (6.30%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (6.30%) CCIE
8 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.72%) MCSE
8 6 (4.72%) MCITP
8 6 (4.72%) HP AIS
8 6 (4.72%) HP ASE
8 6 (4.72%) VCP5
9 3 (2.36%) CCSE
9 3 (2.36%) CCSP
10 2 (1.57%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.57%) OSCP
10 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.79%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.02%) vSphere
3 9 (7.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.72%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.94%) Firmware
6 4 (3.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.57%) XenServer
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.57%) Xen
7 2 (1.57%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.57%) pfSense
7 2 (1.57%) KVM
7 2 (1.57%) Docker
7 2 (1.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (15.75%) Cisco Prime
2 18 (14.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 15 (11.81%) Cacti
3 15 (11.81%) OpenNMS
4 14 (11.02%) FortiGate
5 8 (6.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (3.15%) Puppet
7 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (2.36%) Nagios
8 2 (1.57%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.57%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 103 (81.10%) F5
2 83 (65.35%) Cisco
3 56 (44.09%) CheckPoint
4 25 (19.69%) VMware
5 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
6 15 (11.81%) Juniper
6 15 (11.81%) Fortinet
7 11 (8.66%) HP
8 10 (7.87%) Oracle
8 10 (7.87%) Verint
8 10 (7.87%) CyberTech
9 9 (7.09%) Citrix
10 8 (6.30%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.30%) SolarWinds
11 6 (4.72%) Adobe
12 5 (3.94%) Dell
12 5 (3.94%) EMC
12 5 (3.94%) Rackspace
13 4 (3.15%) hybris
13 4 (3.15%) Polycom
City of London
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