The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 51 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.49% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £61,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
BIG-IP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 111 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.40% 31.81% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 107 105
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Luton

BIG-IP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) IIS
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (83.33%) Statistics
2 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 10 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) MCSE
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) F5