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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 137 - 166
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.084% - 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £61,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +31.57%
BIG-IP
UK

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
352 367 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.83% 11.97% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 232 238 289
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 £61,500 - 2
Glasgow - 1 - -
BIG-IP
UK

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (66.67%) QMS
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (16.67%) LPIC
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) COBIT
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (16.67%) CCMSE
5 1 (16.67%) CCSM
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) TACACS
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat

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 6 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (16.67%) TACACS
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCMSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCSM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco