The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 90 92
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.74% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
136 187 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.92% 18.95% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 94 173 158
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,756 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
BIG-IP
Nottinghamshire

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Nottingham

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco