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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 126 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 19 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.77% - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
761 736 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.76% 30.56% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 407 488 645
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
1 23 (100.00%) F5
2 21 (91.30%) CCNP
3 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (56.52%) Network Security
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (43.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 10 (43.48%) BGP
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
6 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) CCNA
7 8 (34.78%) Juniper
7 8 (34.78%) CCSA
7 8 (34.78%) CCSE
7 8 (34.78%) BIG-IP
7 8 (34.78%) Statistics
7 8 (34.78%) VPLS
7 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
8 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (30.43%) Wireless
8 7 (30.43%) Dell
9 6 (26.09%) Nokia
9 6 (26.09%) CCIE
9 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (56.52%) Network Security
4 10 (43.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (43.48%) BGP
4 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) VPLS
5 8 (34.78%) BIG-IP
6 7 (30.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (30.43%) Wireless
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
9 3 (13.04%) OSPF
9 3 (13.04%) Internet
9 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 2 (8.70%) Broadband
10 2 (8.70%) DNS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Statistics
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 8 (34.78%) CCSA
4 8 (34.78%) CCSE
5 6 (26.09%) CCIE
6 5 (21.74%) CCSP
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (8.70%) CISSP
9 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
9 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
9 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Dell
5 6 (26.09%) Nokia
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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