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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 123 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 11 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 0
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.50%
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
572 755 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.20% 30.78% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 465 400 489
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) F5
2 32 (96.97%) Cisco
3 30 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 30 (90.91%) Firewall
4 28 (84.85%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (72.73%) CCIE
7 23 (69.70%) CCNP
8 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
9 19 (57.58%) Cisco PIX
10 16 (48.48%) CCSE
11 14 (42.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
13 12 (36.36%) Network Security
14 11 (33.33%) Analytics
14 11 (33.33%) Wireless
14 11 (33.33%) CCNA
15 8 (24.24%) Finance
16 7 (21.21%) VoIP
17 5 (15.15%) Juniper
18 4 (12.12%) VPN
18 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
18 4 (12.12%) Statistics
18 4 (12.12%) Cisco Wireless
18 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
19 3 (9.09%) Unicast
19 3 (9.09%) Network Management
19 3 (9.09%) Junos
19 3 (9.09%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 28 (84.85%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco PIX
5 14 (42.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (36.36%) Network Security
7 11 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (21.21%) VoIP
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (12.12%) VPN
10 3 (9.09%) BGP
10 3 (9.09%) BIG-IP
10 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (9.09%) Junos
10 3 (9.09%) MPLS
10 3 (9.09%) OSPF
10 3 (9.09%) Unicast
10 3 (9.09%) VLAN
10 3 (9.09%) VPLS
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Billing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Lead Network Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Network Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Security Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Security Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Check Point Support
6 6 (18.18%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 11 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Network Design
4 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) Business Development
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (72.73%) CCIE
3 23 (69.70%) CCNP
4 16 (48.48%) CCSE
5 11 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.06%) CISSP
8 1 (3.03%) CCIP
8 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) F5
2 32 (96.97%) Cisco
3 30 (90.91%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.15%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) VMware