The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 36 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.43% 0.27% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 0.93% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
BIG-IP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 107 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.00% 29.16% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 86 138
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Middlesex

BIG-IP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CA

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) CA