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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 139 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% - 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.62%
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
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
4 8 (66.67%) Network Security
5 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
5 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (41.67%) Network Design
6 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
7 4 (33.33%) JNCIS
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (33.33%) IPsec
7 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 3 (25.00%) Broadband
8 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (25.00%) CISSP
8 3 (25.00%) CCSA
8 3 (25.00%) CCSE
8 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
8 3 (25.00%) Smartphone

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Broadband
5 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) JNCIS
4 3 (25.00%) CCSA
4 3 (25.00%) CCSE
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee