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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 226 - 253
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% - 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £41,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +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
884 1120 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.66% 17.49% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 752 845 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 - 1 £41,500 -
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 4 May 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (57.14%) CCIE
3 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco PIX
4 11 (52.38%) CCSE
4 11 (52.38%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
6 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 8 (38.10%) BGP
6 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (33.33%) Multicast
7 7 (33.33%) tcpdump
7 7 (33.33%) Network Management
7 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (33.33%) IPsec
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 6 (28.57%) Wireless
8 6 (28.57%) Network Design
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Nexus
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) BGP
5 8 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 7 (33.33%) IPsec
6 7 (33.33%) MPLS
6 7 (33.33%) Multicast
6 7 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) Wireshark
7 6 (28.57%) Wireless
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
10 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Check Point Support
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Network Management
3 6 (28.57%) Network Design
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCIE
3 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) CCSE
4 5 (23.81%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CCSA
4 5 (23.81%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) HND
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) F5
2 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper