The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 204 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
BIG-IP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
596 526 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.79% 14.76% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 520 413 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Manchester

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) Mimecast
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Mimecast
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OpenScape
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) IT Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Senior IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Meraki
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens