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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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 81 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.95% 31.15% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 66
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Frame Relay
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) F5