The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 407 409 439
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 35 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.10% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 13
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £66,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
4833 4679 5505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 21.22% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 3609 4568
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 F5 BIG-IP LTM within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
Kent +15 15 £52,500 +23.52%
Buckinghamshire - 11 - -
Berkshire +10 9 £50,000 - 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 77 (100.00%) F5
2 72 (93.51%) Firewall
3 61 (79.22%) Cisco
4 49 (63.64%) CheckPoint
5 45 (58.44%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (53.25%) Network Security
7 40 (51.95%) CCSE
8 37 (48.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 36 (46.75%) Juniper
10 34 (44.16%) WAN
10 34 (44.16%) Cisco ASA
11 31 (40.26%) Blue Coat
12 30 (38.96%) CCNP
13 21 (27.27%) JNCIS
13 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
14 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
15 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
15 19 (24.68%) Cisco PIX
16 17 (22.08%) LAN
16 17 (22.08%) BIG-IP
17 16 (20.78%) ProxySG
18 15 (19.48%) CCIE
19 14 (18.18%) Windows
19 14 (18.18%) Linux
20 13 (16.88%) Finance
20 13 (16.88%) Websense
20 13 (16.88%) VPN
20 13 (16.88%) Load Balancing
21 12 (15.58%) DNS
21 12 (15.58%) SQL

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 72 (93.51%) Firewall
2 41 (53.25%) Network Security
3 37 (48.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 34 (44.16%) Cisco ASA
4 34 (44.16%) WAN
5 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
5 19 (24.68%) Cisco PIX
6 17 (22.08%) LAN
6 17 (22.08%) BIG-IP
7 13 (16.88%) VPN
8 12 (15.58%) DNS
8 12 (15.58%) IPsec
9 9 (11.69%) SMTP
9 9 (11.69%) SSL
9 9 (11.69%) Internet
9 9 (11.69%) ATM
10 8 (10.39%) Broadband
10 8 (10.39%) VoIP
10 8 (10.39%) OSPF
10 8 (10.39%) BGP
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Network Engineer
2 29 (37.66%) Security Engineer
3 18 (23.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Network Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Consultant
7 8 (10.39%) IP Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Network Security Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Security Designer
10 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Designer
10 4 (5.19%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
1 14 (18.18%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Windows XP
2 9 (11.69%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) Load Balancing
2 10 (12.99%) ITIL
3 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
3 9 (11.69%) Information Security
3 9 (11.69%) Network Design
4 8 (10.39%) PRINCE
4 8 (10.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.19%) Product Management
5 4 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (3.90%) Change Management
7 2 (2.60%) CRM
8 1 (1.30%) Service Management
8 1 (1.30%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.30%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.30%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.30%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (58.44%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (51.95%) CCSE
3 30 (38.96%) CCNP
4 21 (27.27%) JNCIS
5 15 (19.48%) CCIE
6 9 (11.69%) CISSP
7 8 (10.39%) CCSA
8 5 (6.49%) CCSP
9 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) ProxySG
2 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) F5
2 61 (79.22%) Cisco
3 49 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 36 (46.75%) Juniper
5 31 (40.26%) Blue Coat
6 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.88%) Websense
8 11 (14.29%) VMware
9 10 (12.99%) McAfee
10 9 (11.69%) Aruba
10 9 (11.69%) SonicWALL
10 9 (11.69%) Lumension
11 8 (10.39%) Riverbed
12 5 (6.49%) Tufin
12 5 (6.49%) TippingPoint
12 5 (6.49%) LogLogic
13 1 (1.30%) Sourcefire
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