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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / London
Rank 564 574 579
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 23 67 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 1.06% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 58
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £76,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +34.37%

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
5376 6326 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 15.77% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 5350 6040
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 8 £45,000 - 1
Hounslow -1 2 £58,250 +55.33%
Uxbridge - 2 £55,000 -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 67 (98.53%) F5
2 52 (76.47%) Cisco
3 37 (54.41%) Firewall
4 36 (52.94%) CheckPoint
5 28 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 28 (41.18%) Network Security
6 27 (39.71%) WAN
7 26 (38.24%) MPLS
7 26 (38.24%) Data Centre
8 25 (36.76%) VPN
9 24 (35.29%) BGP
10 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (29.41%) CCNP
11 20 (29.41%) Load Balancing
11 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (27.94%) Juniper
12 19 (27.94%) OSPF
13 18 (26.47%) LAN
13 18 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 17 (25.00%) Palo Alto
15 16 (23.53%) DNS
15 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
15 16 (23.53%) Wireless
16 15 (22.06%) Linux
16 15 (22.06%) Riverbed
17 14 (20.59%) Fortinet
17 14 (20.59%) ITIL
17 14 (20.59%) Unix
18 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP

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 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 7 (10.29%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) nginx
4 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (54.41%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 28 (41.18%) Network Security
3 27 (39.71%) WAN
4 26 (38.24%) MPLS
5 25 (36.76%) VPN
6 24 (35.29%) BGP
7 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (27.94%) OSPF
9 18 (26.47%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (26.47%) LAN
10 17 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 16 (23.53%) DNS
11 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
11 16 (23.53%) Wireless
12 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
13 12 (17.65%) IPsec
14 11 (16.18%) SSL
14 11 (16.18%) VLAN
15 10 (14.71%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MySQL
1 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.41%) Redis
1 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.88%) Maven
3 3 (4.41%) Ant
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.65%) Banking
2 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.29%) Finance
4 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Billing
6 3 (4.41%) Legal
7 2 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Security Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Network Administrator
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Network Team Leader
6 5 (7.35%) Security Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Training Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Web Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.35%) LAMP
3 3 (4.41%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.94%) CGI
4 2 (2.94%) Embperl
4 2 (2.94%) FastCGI
5 1 (1.47%) .NET
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) Java EE
5 1 (1.47%) jQuery
5 1 (1.47%) Middleware
5 1 (1.47%) RESTful
5 1 (1.47%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.71%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) iPad
6 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.47%) BBC
7 1 (1.47%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Linux
2 14 (20.59%) Unix
3 12 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 14 (20.59%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Security Management
4 7 (10.29%) Network Design
4 7 (10.29%) Presales
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.82%) Network Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.82%) Web Filtering
6 5 (7.35%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.35%) SIEM
6 5 (7.35%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.88%) Data Privacy
7 4 (5.88%) DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) Information Security
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Lisp
2 6 (8.82%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) Python
4 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.41%) Perl
4 3 (4.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.94%) C
5 2 (2.94%) C++
5 2 (2.94%) Go
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (29.41%) CCNP
3 11 (16.18%) CCNA
3 11 (16.18%) CCSE
4 9 (13.24%) Degree
4 9 (13.24%) JNCIA
5 8 (11.76%) CCIE
6 7 (10.29%) CCSA
7 5 (7.35%) CISSP
7 5 (7.35%) JNCIS
8 4 (5.88%) CCDP
8 4 (5.88%) CCMSE
8 4 (5.88%) CCSP
8 4 (5.88%) CISA
8 4 (5.88%) CISM
8 4 (5.88%) IISP
9 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.35%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) iptables
3 2 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (4.41%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 67 (98.53%) F5
2 52 (76.47%) Cisco
3 36 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 19 (27.94%) Juniper
5 17 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 15 (22.06%) Riverbed
7 14 (20.59%) Fortinet
8 8 (11.76%) Citrix
8 8 (11.76%) VMware
9 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
10 6 (8.82%) Blue Coat
10 6 (8.82%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (8.82%) LogRhythm
10 6 (8.82%) Thales
11 5 (7.35%) Brocade
11 5 (7.35%) Forcepoint
12 4 (5.88%) Oracle
13 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.41%) SunGard
14 2 (2.94%) Sun
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