The first table below looks at the demand for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank - 21 33
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 5.63% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.39% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.04% 32.39% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -15.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
West Midlands

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Shropshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OPNET
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) BMC

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
1 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) BMC