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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 227 246 263
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.090% 0.063% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.42% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.00%
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
889 958 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.06% 15.02% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 765 855
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) CCSE
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
6 6 (46.15%) CCIE
7 5 (38.46%) CCSA
8 4 (30.77%) VMware
8 4 (30.77%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) CCNP
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
10 2 (15.38%) IPsec
10 2 (15.38%) CCNA
10 2 (15.38%) WAN
10 2 (15.38%) VPN
10 2 (15.38%) MPLS
10 2 (15.38%) OSPF
10 2 (15.38%) BGP
10 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
10 2 (15.38%) Network Design
10 2 (15.38%) Multicast
10 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
10 2 (15.38%) tcpdump

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) Multicast
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) tcpdump
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
7 1 (7.69%) SSL
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCSE
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) CCIE
4 5 (38.46%) CCSA
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) HND
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper