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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 405 391 415
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 42 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 0.64% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 25
Average salary £57,500 £43,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £54,250 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.62%
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
4526 4215 5144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.84% 20.84% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3308 4299
Average salary £42,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.61% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Buckinghamshire - 18 £42,000 -
Berkshire +13 15 £60,000 - 1
Kent -5 8 £53,750 +26.47% 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 74 (100.00%) F5
2 66 (89.19%) Cisco
3 64 (86.49%) Firewall
4 52 (70.27%) CheckPoint
5 51 (68.92%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (55.41%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (52.70%) CCSE
8 33 (44.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 32 (43.24%) Cisco PIX
10 31 (41.89%) Juniper
11 30 (40.54%) Network Security
12 29 (39.19%) CCIE
13 26 (35.14%) CCNP
14 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
15 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
16 17 (22.97%) Blue Coat
17 16 (21.62%) Load Balancing
17 16 (21.62%) WAN
18 15 (20.27%) SQL
19 14 (18.92%) Finance
19 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (18.92%) VMware
20 13 (17.57%) JNCIS
20 13 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 13 (17.57%) LAN
21 11 (14.86%) Information Security
21 11 (14.86%) Websense
22 9 (12.16%) DNS
23 8 (10.81%) ITIL
23 8 (10.81%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (86.49%) Firewall
2 41 (55.41%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (44.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 32 (43.24%) Cisco PIX
5 30 (40.54%) Network Security
6 16 (21.62%) WAN
7 13 (17.57%) LAN
8 9 (12.16%) DNS
9 8 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (9.46%) DHCP
11 6 (8.11%) VoIP
11 6 (8.11%) Wireless
12 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.41%) IPsec
12 4 (5.41%) FCoE
13 3 (4.05%) OSPF
13 3 (4.05%) BGP
13 3 (4.05%) RIP
14 2 (2.70%) VPN
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Legal
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) Network Engineer
2 25 (33.78%) Security Engineer
3 21 (28.38%) Analyst
3 21 (28.38%) Security Analyst
4 17 (22.97%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (21.62%) Network Analyst
6 15 (20.27%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (16.22%) Network Security Analyst
8 10 (13.51%) Consultant
9 8 (10.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 8 (10.81%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (5.41%) Cisco Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Network Team Leader
11 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Rendezvous
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
1 8 (10.81%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
2 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 11 (14.86%) Information Security
3 8 (10.81%) ITIL
4 7 (9.46%) Network Design
5 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.76%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (5.41%) PRINCE
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
9 2 (2.70%) Service Management
9 2 (2.70%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.35%) Change Control
10 1 (1.35%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 1 (1.35%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (68.92%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (52.70%) CCSE
3 29 (39.19%) CCIE
4 26 (35.14%) CCNP
5 13 (17.57%) JNCIS
6 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.76%) CCSP
8 2 (2.70%) CISSP
8 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) F5
2 66 (89.19%) Cisco
3 52 (70.27%) CheckPoint
4 31 (41.89%) Juniper
5 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 17 (22.97%) Blue Coat
7 14 (18.92%) VMware
8 11 (14.86%) Websense
9 8 (10.81%) McAfee
10 7 (9.46%) Lumension
10 7 (9.46%) Aruba
10 7 (9.46%) SonicWALL
11 6 (8.11%) TippingPoint
11 6 (8.11%) Tufin
11 6 (8.11%) Riverbed
11 6 (8.11%) LogLogic
12 4 (5.41%) HP
12 4 (5.41%) Radware
13 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.35%) Tradeweb
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago