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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 411 407 423
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 29 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.090% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 17
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
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
4959 4648 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.54% 22.00% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 3619 4358
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 4
Surrey +4 4 - - 1
Berkshire -5 4 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
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 19 September 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 63 (100.00%) F5
2 58 (92.06%) Firewall
3 44 (69.84%) Cisco
4 37 (58.73%) WAN
5 36 (57.14%) Juniper
6 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
7 34 (53.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 33 (52.38%) Blue Coat
9 32 (50.79%) Network Security
10 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (44.44%) CCNP
11 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
12 24 (38.10%) CCSE
13 21 (33.33%) BIG-IP
14 19 (30.16%) Load Balancing
15 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (28.57%) DNS
15 18 (28.57%) Finance
16 17 (26.98%) VPN
16 17 (26.98%) ProxySG
17 15 (23.81%) JNCIS
18 13 (20.63%) Windows
19 12 (19.05%) Linux
19 12 (19.05%) SMTP
19 12 (19.05%) ATM
19 12 (19.05%) LAN
19 12 (19.05%) SSL
19 12 (19.05%) Internet
19 12 (19.05%) Riverbed
20 11 (17.46%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (11.11%) MS Office
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (92.06%) Firewall
2 37 (58.73%) WAN
3 34 (53.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 32 (50.79%) Network Security
5 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
6 21 (33.33%) BIG-IP
7 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (28.57%) DNS
8 17 (26.98%) VPN
9 12 (19.05%) SSL
9 12 (19.05%) Internet
9 12 (19.05%) SMTP
9 12 (19.05%) ATM
9 12 (19.05%) LAN
10 11 (17.46%) VoIP
10 11 (17.46%) Wireless
10 11 (17.46%) IPsec
11 10 (15.87%) OSPF
11 10 (15.87%) BGP
12 9 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Network Engineer
2 22 (34.92%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Designer
5 4 (6.35%) Security Designer
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Designer
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Firewall Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Escalation Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Load Balancing
2 10 (15.87%) ITIL
3 9 (14.29%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 6 (9.52%) Information Security
5 6 (9.52%) Network Design
6 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) Product Management
8 3 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.76%) Service Management
9 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.59%) Network Management
10 1 (1.59%) Change Control
10 1 (1.59%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) CCNP
1 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCSE
3 15 (23.81%) JNCIS
4 11 (17.46%) CISSP
5 9 (14.29%) CCSA
6 2 (3.17%) CCSP
7 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) F5
2 44 (69.84%) Cisco
3 36 (57.14%) Juniper
4 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 33 (52.38%) Blue Coat
6 12 (19.05%) Riverbed
7 9 (14.29%) Websense
7 9 (14.29%) McAfee
8 8 (12.70%) TippingPoint
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.11%) LogLogic
9 7 (11.11%) Lumension
9 7 (11.11%) Tufin
9 7 (11.11%) Aruba
9 7 (11.11%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.17%) Tradeweb
11 2 (3.17%) NetScout
11 2 (3.17%) Radianz
11 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £65K, Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago