The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
UK / Scotland
Rank 138 - 161
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% - 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
283 359 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.48% 12.34% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 187 222 216
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Scotland

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
BIG-IP
UK

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) QMS
3 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) CCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) LPIC
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) TACACS

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) TACACS
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCMSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCSM
2 1 (20.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat