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 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
England / South East
Rank 383 388 448
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +60
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 10 58 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.31% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 1.44% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 55 17
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2941 4026 4512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 21.24% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 3420 3484
Median salary £44,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
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 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
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 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
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £47,500 -9.52% 1
BIG-IP
England

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

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 South East region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 42 (100.00%) F5
2 37 (88.10%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 25 (59.52%) WAN
5 24 (57.14%) LAN
5 24 (57.14%) Juniper
5 24 (57.14%) Finance
6 21 (50.00%) Firewall
7 20 (47.62%) VPN
8 18 (42.86%) DNS
8 18 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (40.48%) CCNP
9 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 15 (35.71%) BGP
12 14 (33.33%) SLA
12 14 (33.33%) DHCP
13 13 (30.95%) MPLS
13 13 (30.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 13 (30.95%) Palo Alto
14 12 (28.57%) OSPF
14 12 (28.57%) Windows
14 12 (28.57%) Banking
15 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
16 10 (23.81%) MS Office
16 10 (23.81%) Remedy
16 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (21.43%) SAS
1 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) WAN
2 24 (57.14%) LAN
3 21 (50.00%) Firewall
4 20 (47.62%) VPN
5 18 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (42.86%) DNS
6 16 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (38.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 15 (35.71%) BGP
8 14 (33.33%) DHCP
9 13 (30.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 13 (30.95%) MPLS
10 12 (28.57%) OSPF
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) Wireshark
12 8 (19.05%) Internet
12 8 (19.05%) Network Security
12 8 (19.05%) Unified Communications
13 7 (16.67%) Wireless
14 6 (14.29%) WAAS
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Banking
3 9 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco Network Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Network Architect
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 5 (11.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Support
7 3 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 10 (23.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 10 (23.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 8 (19.05%) Change Management
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (9.52%) Network Design
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) CCNP
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) CCIE
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCSA
4 1 (2.38%) CCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) SLA
2 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.38%) Foglight
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) F5
2 37 (88.10%) Cisco
3 26 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 24 (57.14%) Juniper
5 13 (30.95%) Palo Alto
6 10 (23.81%) Remedy
7 9 (21.43%) Gemalto
8 8 (19.05%) Avaya
8 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
9 7 (16.67%) Aruba
9 7 (16.67%) Riverbed
10 6 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (14.29%) Blue Coat
10 6 (14.29%) FireEye
10 6 (14.29%) LogLogic
10 6 (14.29%) TippingPoint
10 6 (14.29%) Tufin
11 4 (9.52%) Radianz
12 3 (7.14%) HP
12 3 (7.14%) NetScout
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