The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 114 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.32% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 1.09% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
566 734 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.44% 29.58% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 417 497
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Reading

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in Reading

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 54 (100.00%) F5
2 51 (94.44%) Cisco
3 48 (88.89%) Firewall
4 44 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (70.37%) CheckPoint
5 38 (70.37%) CCNP
6 37 (68.52%) TCP/IP
7 34 (62.96%) BGP
8 32 (59.26%) Telecoms
9 29 (53.70%) OSPF
9 29 (53.70%) VPN
9 29 (53.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 28 (51.85%) Data Centre
10 28 (51.85%) Juniper
11 26 (48.15%) Network Management
12 25 (46.30%) Junos
12 25 (46.30%) VLAN
12 25 (46.30%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (46.30%) CSS
13 23 (42.59%) DNS
13 23 (42.59%) VPLS
14 22 (40.74%) CCNA
15 21 (38.89%) LAN
15 21 (38.89%) MPLS
15 21 (38.89%) Degree
15 21 (38.89%) BIG-IP
15 21 (38.89%) FWSM
16 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (37.04%) VMware
17 19 (35.19%) Check Point Certification

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) Firewall
2 37 (68.52%) TCP/IP
3 34 (62.96%) BGP
4 29 (53.70%) OSPF
4 29 (53.70%) VPN
4 29 (53.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 25 (46.30%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (46.30%) Junos
5 25 (46.30%) VLAN
6 23 (42.59%) VPLS
6 23 (42.59%) DNS
7 21 (38.89%) LAN
7 21 (38.89%) BIG-IP
7 21 (38.89%) MPLS
7 21 (38.89%) FWSM
8 19 (35.19%) Unicast
8 19 (35.19%) TACACS
8 19 (35.19%) IPv4
8 19 (35.19%) IPv6
9 18 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 32 (59.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Security Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Network Operations Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Network Security Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.67%) Statistics
4 7 (12.96%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Network Management
2 19 (35.19%) Load Balancing
2 19 (35.19%) ITIL
3 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (1.85%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (1.85%) SOA
5 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.85%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.85%) Migration
5 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.85%) Data Privacy
5 1 (1.85%) Release Management
5 1 (1.85%) Product Management
5 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (70.37%) CCNP
3 22 (40.74%) CCNA
4 21 (38.89%) Degree
5 19 (35.19%) Check Point Certification
6 14 (25.93%) CCSA
6 14 (25.93%) CCSE
7 11 (20.37%) CISSP
8 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.26%) CCSP
10 4 (7.41%) CCIE
11 1 (1.85%) MCSE
11 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) F5
2 51 (94.44%) Cisco
3 38 (70.37%) CheckPoint
4 28 (51.85%) Juniper
5 20 (37.04%) VMware
6 8 (14.81%) Dell
7 7 (12.96%) Oracle
8 6 (11.11%) Nokia
9 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
10 3 (5.56%) Websense
11 1 (1.85%) Google
11 1 (1.85%) Brocade
11 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.85%) Novell
11 1 (1.85%) CA
11 1 (1.85%) NetApp
11 1 (1.85%) EMC
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.85%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago