The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 392 375 431
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +56
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 39 94 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 2.06% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 36 64 31
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £33,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
BIG-IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3645 4561 5036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.42% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3559 3939
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the South East

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in the South East

BIG-IP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +2 18 £60,000 -7.69%
West Sussex -7 15 £60,000 +37.14%
Buckinghamshire +32 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Surrey +11 3 £57,500 +35.29%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 92 (89.32%) F5
2 67 (65.05%) Cisco
2 67 (65.05%) Firewall
3 61 (59.22%) WAN
4 55 (53.40%) CheckPoint
5 53 (51.46%) Juniper
6 50 (48.54%) LAN
6 50 (48.54%) VPN
7 48 (46.60%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (45.63%) DNS
8 47 (45.63%) CCNP
8 47 (45.63%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (43.69%) SSL
10 43 (41.75%) Load Balancing
11 41 (39.81%) MPLS
12 39 (37.86%) BGP
12 39 (37.86%) VMware
13 38 (36.89%) OSPF
13 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
14 29 (28.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 29 (28.16%) Data Centre
15 26 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
16 25 (24.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 24 (23.30%) DHCP
18 23 (22.33%) FTP
18 23 (22.33%) HTTP
18 23 (22.33%) Wireshark
19 22 (21.36%) NetScout
19 22 (21.36%) LDAP

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (65.05%) Firewall
2 61 (59.22%) WAN
3 50 (48.54%) LAN
3 50 (48.54%) VPN
4 48 (46.60%) Cisco ASA
5 47 (45.63%) DNS
6 45 (43.69%) SSL
7 41 (39.81%) MPLS
8 39 (37.86%) BGP
9 38 (36.89%) OSPF
9 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
10 29 (28.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 25 (24.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 24 (23.30%) DHCP
13 23 (22.33%) FTP
13 23 (22.33%) HTTP
13 23 (22.33%) Wireshark
14 22 (21.36%) ICMP
14 22 (21.36%) LDAP
14 22 (21.36%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) MySQL
General
1 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.42%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Network Engineer
2 26 (25.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (24.27%) LAN Engineer
4 23 (22.33%) Support Engineer
5 22 (21.36%) Network Support
5 22 (21.36%) Network Support Engineer
6 20 (19.42%) Senior Network Support
6 20 (19.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 20 (19.42%) Senior Support Engineer
7 17 (16.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (16.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (12.62%) Juniper Engineer
8 13 (12.62%) Switch Engineer
9 11 (10.68%) Administrator
9 11 (10.68%) Network Administrator
10 6 (5.83%) IP Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) IP Network Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) LAN Administrator
11 5 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) REST
1 5 (4.85%) SOAP
2 4 (3.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.16%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Virtual Team
3 15 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.77%) IVR
5 6 (5.83%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.88%) Statistics
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Debian
4 1 (0.97%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Load Balancing
2 22 (21.36%) Data Centre Operations
3 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
4 13 (12.62%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.83%) ITIL
7 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.88%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.88%) Project Management
8 3 (2.91%) Analytics
8 3 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.94%) Change Management
9 2 (1.94%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (1.94%) Process Management
9 2 (1.94%) Service Management
9 2 (1.94%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (0.97%) Capacity Management
10 1 (0.97%) DevOps
10 1 (0.97%) High Availability
10 1 (0.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) Tcl
2 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.94%) Perl
2 2 (1.94%) Python
3 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.97%) R
3 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (45.63%) CCNP
1 47 (45.63%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (15.53%) CCNA
3 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) CCIE
6 4 (3.88%) CCSA
7 2 (1.94%) CCIP
7 2 (1.94%) CCSE
7 2 (1.94%) CCSP
7 2 (1.94%) Degree
7 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.97%) HNC
8 1 (0.97%) HND
8 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.97%) LPIC
8 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.94%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) SAS 70
System Software
1 26 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (6.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
4 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (89.32%) F5
2 67 (65.05%) Cisco
3 55 (53.40%) CheckPoint
4 53 (51.46%) Juniper
5 39 (37.86%) VMware
6 22 (21.36%) NetScout
7 11 (10.68%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.94%) Avaya
9 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.94%) Ciena
9 2 (1.94%) Nortel
10 1 (0.97%) Aruba
10 1 (0.97%) Citrix
10 1 (0.97%) EMC
10 1 (0.97%) Foundry
10 1 (0.97%) HP
10 1 (0.97%) hybris
10 1 (0.97%) IronPort
10 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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