The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 18 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 Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 93 95
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.76% 2.03%
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 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 217 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.24% 19.98% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 118 200 182
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
East Midlands

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
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%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve