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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 401 395 411
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 41 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 26
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £46,750 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 17 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire -1 13 £52,500 -30.00% 1
Surrey -6 5 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 61 (100.00%) F5
2 57 (93.44%) Firewall
3 42 (68.85%) Cisco
4 36 (59.02%) Juniper
4 36 (59.02%) WAN
5 35 (57.38%) CheckPoint
6 34 (55.74%) Blue Coat
7 33 (54.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 30 (49.18%) Network Security
9 27 (44.26%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (42.62%) CCNP
10 26 (42.62%) TCP/IP
11 23 (37.70%) CCSE
12 21 (34.43%) BIG-IP
13 20 (32.79%) Load Balancing
13 20 (32.79%) DNS
14 19 (31.15%) VPN
15 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (27.87%) Finance
16 17 (27.87%) ProxySG
17 14 (22.95%) JNCIS
18 13 (21.31%) LAN
18 13 (21.31%) Windows
18 13 (21.31%) Internet
19 12 (19.67%) ATM
19 12 (19.67%) SMTP
19 12 (19.67%) SSL
19 12 (19.67%) CISSP
20 11 (18.03%) Linux
20 11 (18.03%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (9.84%) MS Office
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (93.44%) Firewall
2 36 (59.02%) WAN
3 33 (54.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 30 (49.18%) Network Security
5 26 (42.62%) TCP/IP
6 21 (34.43%) BIG-IP
7 20 (32.79%) DNS
8 19 (31.15%) VPN
9 18 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (21.31%) Internet
10 13 (21.31%) LAN
11 12 (19.67%) ATM
11 12 (19.67%) SMTP
11 12 (19.67%) SSL
12 11 (18.03%) OSPF
12 11 (18.03%) BGP
12 11 (18.03%) IPsec
13 9 (14.75%) Wireless
13 9 (14.75%) Broadband
13 9 (14.75%) VoIP
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Network Engineer
2 21 (34.43%) Security Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Consultant
4 10 (16.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) IP Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Firewall Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Security Designer
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
3 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Load Balancing
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 6 (9.84%) Network Design
4 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.84%) Change Management
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
6 4 (6.56%) Information Security
6 4 (6.56%) Product Management
6 4 (6.56%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Network Management
7 2 (3.28%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.28%) CRM
8 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (42.62%) CCNP
3 23 (37.70%) CCSE
4 14 (22.95%) JNCIS
5 12 (19.67%) CISSP
6 9 (14.75%) CCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CCSP
7 1 (1.64%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) F5
2 42 (68.85%) Cisco
3 36 (59.02%) Juniper
4 35 (57.38%) CheckPoint
5 34 (55.74%) Blue Coat
6 10 (16.39%) TippingPoint
6 10 (16.39%) Riverbed
7 9 (14.75%) McAfee
8 8 (13.11%) Tufin
8 8 (13.11%) LogLogic
9 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.48%) Websense
10 6 (9.84%) SonicWALL
10 6 (9.84%) Lumension
10 6 (9.84%) Aruba
11 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.92%) NetScout
12 3 (4.92%) Tradeweb
12 3 (4.92%) Radianz
12 3 (4.92%) TIBCO
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