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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 107 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.084% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
BIG-IP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 189 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.80% 15.80% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 162 154 161
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) IPv4
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Debian
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) WMI
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP