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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 401 449 412
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -37
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 50 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.35% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 29
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
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
4699 4910 5400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 20.75% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 3825 4308
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 - 35 £62,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire - 11 £40,000 -
Kent +10 2 £51,250 +13.88%
Middlesex - 2 £48,750 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (100.00%) F5
2 86 (93.48%) Cisco
3 81 (88.04%) Firewall
4 72 (78.26%) CheckPoint
5 71 (77.17%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (69.57%) Cisco ASA
7 61 (66.30%) Cisco PIX
8 56 (60.87%) CCSE
9 47 (51.09%) CCIE
10 44 (47.83%) Network Security
11 43 (46.74%) CCNP
12 35 (38.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 29 (31.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 25 (27.17%) Load Balancing
15 24 (26.09%) BIG-IP
16 22 (23.91%) BGP
17 21 (22.83%) Juniper
18 18 (19.57%) CCSA
19 16 (17.39%) DNS
20 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
20 15 (16.30%) VPLS
21 13 (14.13%) SQL
22 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
22 12 (13.04%) Nokia
22 12 (13.04%) VMware
22 12 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 12 (13.04%) Blue Coat
22 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 11 (11.96%) FortiGate
23 11 (11.96%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
1 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (88.04%) Firewall
2 64 (69.57%) Cisco ASA
3 61 (66.30%) Cisco PIX
4 44 (47.83%) Network Security
5 35 (38.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 29 (31.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 24 (26.09%) BIG-IP
8 22 (23.91%) BGP
9 16 (17.39%) DNS
10 15 (16.30%) VPLS
11 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
12 11 (11.96%) VPN
13 9 (9.78%) Wireless
14 8 (8.70%) OSPF
14 8 (8.70%) DHCP
15 7 (7.61%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (7.61%) Cisco IPT
15 7 (7.61%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (7.61%) FWSM
16 6 (6.52%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Billing
4 1 (1.09%) Back Office
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (41.30%) Network Engineer
2 31 (33.70%) Security Engineer
3 22 (23.91%) Analyst
4 20 (21.74%) Security Analyst
5 19 (20.65%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (17.39%) Network Analyst
7 13 (14.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (13.04%) Network Security Analyst
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 8 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) Network Operations Engineer
11 7 (7.61%) Consultant
12 6 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
12 6 (6.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 5 (5.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
13 5 (5.43%) Team Leader
13 5 (5.43%) Cisco Analyst
13 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (5.43%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) CSS
2 1 (1.09%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Statistics
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) UNIX
3 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Load Balancing
2 7 (7.61%) ITIL
2 7 (7.61%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (5.43%) Information Security
4 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
4 3 (3.26%) CRM
4 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (3.26%) Change Management
4 3 (3.26%) Performance Management
4 3 (3.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 3 (3.26%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.26%) Network Management
5 2 (2.17%) Network Architecture
5 2 (2.17%) PRINCE
5 2 (2.17%) Service Management
6 1 (1.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.09%) Network Design
6 1 (1.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (1.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (77.17%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (60.87%) CCSE
3 47 (51.09%) CCIE
4 43 (46.74%) CCNP
5 18 (19.57%) CCSA
6 9 (9.78%) CCNA
7 6 (6.52%) CISSP
7 6 (6.52%) CCSP
8 5 (5.43%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.26%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.09%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.09%) Degree
10 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) F5
2 86 (93.48%) Cisco
3 72 (78.26%) CheckPoint
4 21 (22.83%) Juniper
5 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.04%) Nokia
6 12 (13.04%) VMware
6 12 (13.04%) Blue Coat
7 7 (7.61%) Dell
8 6 (6.52%) HP
8 6 (6.52%) Radware
9 4 (4.35%) Websense
10 3 (3.26%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.26%) LogLogic
10 3 (3.26%) Tufin
10 3 (3.26%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.17%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.17%) Aruba
11 2 (2.17%) Lumension
11 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
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