The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 242 249
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.097% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £52,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +54.41%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +11.11%
BIG-IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1008 1031 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 15.08% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 777 803 923
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the North West