The first table below looks at the demand for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 603 558 570
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +12
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 35 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.65% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 38
Average salary £45,000 £51,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7844 7430 8388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.15% 16.78% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6526 6090 7118
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the London region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in London

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 31 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Uxbridge - 2 £53,000 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 56 (94.92%) F5
2 38 (64.41%) Load Balancing
3 32 (54.24%) BIG-IP
4 30 (50.85%) VMware
4 30 (50.85%) ITIL
5 29 (49.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (45.76%) Firewall
6 27 (45.76%) Linux
7 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
7 26 (44.07%) CentOS
8 25 (42.37%) CheckPoint
8 25 (42.37%) Cisco
9 24 (40.68%) Citrix
9 24 (40.68%) NetScaler
10 23 (38.98%) CFEngine
10 23 (38.98%) KVM
10 23 (38.98%) Ansible
10 23 (38.98%) Salt
10 23 (38.98%) Nagios
10 23 (38.98%) JBoss
10 23 (38.98%) Apache
10 23 (38.98%) Tomcat
10 23 (38.98%) Python
10 23 (38.98%) Perl
10 23 (38.98%) MySQL
10 23 (38.98%) Oracle
10 23 (38.98%) DB2
10 23 (38.98%) WebLogic
10 23 (38.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (38.98%) Xen

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (38.98%) Apache
1 23 (38.98%) Tomcat
1 23 (38.98%) WebLogic
1 23 (38.98%) nginx
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (54.24%) BIG-IP
2 27 (45.76%) Firewall
3 24 (40.68%) NetScaler
4 21 (35.59%) VPN
5 20 (33.90%) DHCP
6 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (28.81%) EIGRP
8 16 (27.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 15 (25.42%) WAN
9 15 (25.42%) LAN
10 14 (23.73%) DNS
10 14 (23.73%) SSL
11 11 (18.64%) ATM
12 10 (16.95%) HSRP
13 8 (13.56%) HTTP
13 8 (13.56%) TACACS
13 8 (13.56%) MPLS
13 8 (13.56%) IPsec
14 6 (10.17%) Internet
14 6 (10.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) MySQL
1 23 (38.98%) DB2
General
1 9 (15.25%) Law
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Administrator
1 23 (38.98%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (23.73%) Network Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Network Team Leader
4 10 (16.95%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Web Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Network Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Design Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Security Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) CentOS
3 23 (38.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (38.98%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.86%) Windows
5 4 (6.78%) UNIX
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Load Balancing
2 30 (50.85%) ITIL
3 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) Statistical Analysis
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) Change Management
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) Service Management
6 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.08%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.08%) Change Control
7 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.08%) Network Design
7 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) Network Management
8 2 (3.39%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Python
1 23 (38.98%) Perl
1 23 (38.98%) Bash Shell
1 23 (38.98%) Ruby
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.25%) CCNA
3 4 (6.78%) CCDA
3 4 (6.78%) CCNP
4 3 (5.08%) CCSE
5 2 (3.39%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (49.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (38.98%) KVM
2 23 (38.98%) Xen
3 7 (11.86%) ProxySG
4 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (38.98%) CFEngine
1 23 (38.98%) Ansible
1 23 (38.98%) Salt
1 23 (38.98%) Nagios
1 23 (38.98%) Puppet
1 23 (38.98%) ZABBIX
1 23 (38.98%) Cacti
2 10 (16.95%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) F5
2 30 (50.85%) VMware
3 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
4 25 (42.37%) CheckPoint
4 25 (42.37%) Cisco
5 24 (40.68%) Citrix
6 23 (38.98%) JBoss
6 23 (38.98%) Oracle
7 13 (22.03%) Blue Coat
8 12 (20.34%) SolarWinds
9 11 (18.64%) McAfee
10 10 (16.95%) Riverbed
11 5 (8.47%) Infoblox
12 3 (5.08%) Juniper
13 2 (3.39%) TippingPoint
13 2 (3.39%) IronPort
14 1 (1.69%) Tradeweb
14 1 (1.69%) LogLogic
14 1 (1.69%) Tufin
14 1 (1.69%) Aruba