The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank - 243 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
1048 990 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.19% 14.58% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 877 822 897
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in the North West

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) SecurID
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) L2TP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SecurID
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight