The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 180 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% - 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
559 578 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.25% 14.04% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 448 499 495
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Manchester

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Websense
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) CCSP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCSP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Websense
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) F5