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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 351 414 394
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -20
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 90 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 0.84% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 68 26 19
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -3.50%
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
4382 4864 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 21.22% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3818 4259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +28 35 £63,750 +27.50% 1
West Sussex +27 24 £42,500 -10.52%
Surrey +38 17 £42,500 +6.25%
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £42,500 -13.26%
Oxfordshire - 5 £65,000 -
Middlesex +8 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire +2 1 - -
BIG-IP
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP.

1 100 (87.72%) Firewall
2 78 (68.42%) F5
3 76 (66.67%) Cisco
4 72 (63.16%) CheckPoint
5 57 (50.00%) Network Security
6 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (39.47%) CCNP
8 44 (38.60%) Windows
8 44 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
9 42 (36.84%) VMware
10 38 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (32.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 37 (32.46%) BGP
12 36 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
13 35 (30.70%) Juniper
14 34 (29.82%) Linux
15 32 (28.07%) TCP/IP
16 31 (27.19%) LAN
17 30 (26.32%) WAN
17 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
18 28 (24.56%) CCSE
19 27 (23.68%) CCSA
20 23 (20.18%) MySQL
21 22 (19.30%) VPN
21 22 (19.30%) Red Hat
22 21 (18.42%) SSL
22 21 (18.42%) DNS
23 20 (17.54%) OSPF
23 20 (17.54%) ITIL
23 20 (17.54%) FortiGate

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (15.79%) Apache
1 18 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 18 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 10 (8.77%) IIS
3 7 (6.14%) Lync
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (87.72%) Firewall
2 57 (50.00%) Network Security
3 44 (38.60%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 37 (32.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 37 (32.46%) BGP
6 36 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
7 32 (28.07%) TCP/IP
8 31 (27.19%) LAN
9 30 (26.32%) WAN
10 22 (19.30%) VPN
11 21 (18.42%) SSL
11 21 (18.42%) DNS
12 20 (17.54%) OSPF
13 18 (15.79%) VPLS
14 15 (13.16%) MPLS
15 11 (9.65%) SNMP
15 11 (9.65%) Internet
16 10 (8.77%) 3G
16 10 (8.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) MySQL
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.88%) Redis
3 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
1 15 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Billing
2 3 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (32.46%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.42%) Security Engineer
3 16 (14.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (12.28%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (12.28%) Administrator
5 11 (9.65%) Network Team Leader
5 11 (9.65%) Team Leader
6 10 (8.77%) Technical Account Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Technical Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Account Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Client Account Manager
7 9 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) UNIX Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (3.51%) Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.65%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.77%) Statistics
4 7 (6.14%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.51%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.63%) IVR
8 2 (1.75%) Replication
9 1 (0.88%) PKI
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.60%) Windows
2 34 (29.82%) Linux
3 19 (16.67%) UNIX
4 14 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Debian
6 4 (3.51%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.54%) ITIL
2 14 (12.28%) Line Management
2 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery
3 13 (11.40%) Service Management
4 11 (9.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
5 10 (8.77%) Incident Management
5 10 (8.77%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (7.89%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.14%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.51%) Change Management
8 4 (3.51%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.63%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.63%) Software Licensing
9 3 (2.63%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (2.63%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.88%) Ruby
3 1 (0.88%) Python
3 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (39.47%) CCNP
3 28 (24.56%) CCSE
4 27 (23.68%) CCSA
5 18 (15.79%) CCNA
5 18 (15.79%) CCIE
6 11 (9.65%) CISSP
7 10 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (8.77%) MCSE
8 5 (4.39%) Degree
9 1 (0.88%) CCDE
9 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) OSCP
9 1 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 14 (12.28%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (15.79%) vSphere
2 15 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.14%) ProxySG
5 4 (3.51%) NFS
5 4 (3.51%) Samba
5 4 (3.51%) XenServer
6 1 (0.88%) Xen
6 1 (0.88%) Varnish
6 1 (0.88%) KVM
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (17.54%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.51%) WMI
2 4 (3.51%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.88%) WSUS
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.88%) collectd
4 1 (0.88%) StatsD
4 1 (0.88%) logstash
4 1 (0.88%) Salt
4 1 (0.88%) Graphite
4 1 (0.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 78 (68.42%) F5
2 76 (66.67%) Cisco
3 72 (63.16%) CheckPoint
4 42 (36.84%) VMware
5 35 (30.70%) Juniper
6 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 22 (19.30%) Red Hat
8 19 (16.67%) HP
9 18 (15.79%) hybris
10 16 (14.04%) Nokia
11 10 (8.77%) Oracle
12 9 (7.89%) Blue Coat
13 6 (5.26%) SolarWinds
14 5 (4.39%) Fortinet
15 4 (3.51%) NetApp
15 4 (3.51%) EMC
15 4 (3.51%) Nortel
15 4 (3.51%) Citrix
15 4 (3.51%) 3PAR
16 3 (2.63%) Mitel
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago