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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 378 424 412
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -12
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 60 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.079% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 25
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
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
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
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% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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 +46 46 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Buckinghamshire - 7 - - 1
Kent +1 2 £51,250 -2.38%
Middlesex - 2 £48,750 -
Hampshire - 2 £57,500 - 2
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) F5
2 94 (94.95%) Cisco
3 88 (88.89%) Firewall
4 79 (79.80%) CheckPoint
5 78 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (65.66%) Cisco ASA
7 63 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
8 59 (59.60%) CCSE
9 50 (50.51%) CCNP
10 47 (47.47%) CCIE
10 47 (47.47%) Network Security
10 47 (47.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 34 (34.34%) BIG-IP
12 32 (32.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 31 (31.31%) BGP
14 30 (30.30%) Load Balancing
15 26 (26.26%) CCSA
16 23 (23.23%) VPLS
17 22 (22.22%) Juniper
18 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
19 18 (18.18%) DNS
20 16 (16.16%) VPN
20 16 (16.16%) FortiGate
21 15 (15.15%) Nokia
21 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
22 13 (13.13%) CCNA
22 13 (13.13%) CSS
23 11 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
23 11 (11.11%) OSPF
24 10 (10.10%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.01%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) PaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 88 (88.89%) Firewall
2 65 (65.66%) Cisco ASA
3 63 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
4 47 (47.47%) Network Security
4 47 (47.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 34 (34.34%) BIG-IP
6 32 (32.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 31 (31.31%) BGP
8 23 (23.23%) VPLS
9 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.18%) DNS
11 16 (16.16%) VPN
12 11 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (11.11%) OSPF
13 10 (10.10%) Wireless
13 10 (10.10%) 3G
13 10 (10.10%) Internet
13 10 (10.10%) Broadband
13 10 (10.10%) LAN
13 10 (10.10%) FWSM
General
1 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Billing
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Network Engineer
2 30 (30.30%) Security Engineer
3 20 (20.20%) Analyst
4 18 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 15 (15.15%) Network Analyst
6 13 (13.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 11 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Network Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Security Specialist
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) CSS
2 1 (1.01%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 9 (9.09%) Statistics
2 7 (7.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (7.07%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) UNIX
2 2 (2.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) Load Balancing
2 8 (8.08%) ITIL
2 8 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (8.08%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (6.06%) Network Management
3 6 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (4.04%) Information Security
4 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.03%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 3 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 3 (3.03%) CRM
6 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.02%) Change Management
6 2 (2.02%) Migration
6 2 (2.02%) Network Design
7 1 (1.01%) Product Management
7 1 (1.01%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.01%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.01%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.01%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) SQL
2 5 (5.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 78 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (59.60%) CCSE
3 50 (50.51%) CCNP
4 47 (47.47%) CCIE
5 26 (26.26%) CCSA
6 13 (13.13%) CCNA
7 10 (10.10%) CISSP
8 8 (8.08%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (5.05%) CCSP
10 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.02%) Degree
11 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.01%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.01%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.01%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) BS7799
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.06%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.01%) vCloud
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) F5
2 94 (94.95%) Cisco
3 79 (79.80%) CheckPoint
4 22 (22.22%) Juniper
5 15 (15.15%) Nokia
6 10 (10.10%) VMware
7 9 (9.09%) Blue Coat
8 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.08%) Dell
9 7 (7.07%) HP
10 6 (6.06%) Radware
11 3 (3.03%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.03%) CA
12 2 (2.02%) Websense
12 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.01%) Infoblox
13 1 (1.01%) Tradeweb
13 1 (1.01%) Aruba
13 1 (1.01%) LogLogic
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