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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 404 416 415
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 60 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.90% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 23
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4003 4548 4231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 22.20% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3389 3483 3321
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +29 41 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 11 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -26 5 £50,000 +19.04%
Surrey - 2 - -
Kent +6 1 £57,500 +4.54% 1
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) F5
2 73 (70.87%) Firewall
3 72 (69.90%) CheckPoint
4 67 (65.05%) Cisco
5 61 (59.22%) Load Balancing
5 61 (59.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 55 (53.40%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (43.69%) Cisco ASA
8 41 (39.81%) Cisco PIX
9 39 (37.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 37 (35.92%) CCNP
11 36 (34.95%) CCSE
12 31 (30.10%) LAN
13 30 (29.13%) Data Centre
14 29 (28.16%) CCIE
15 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
15 28 (27.18%) VPN
15 28 (27.18%) Perl
15 28 (27.18%) VMware
16 25 (24.27%) Network Security
17 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
18 23 (22.33%) DNS
18 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (21.36%) Juniper
20 20 (19.42%) CCNA
20 20 (19.42%) Unix
20 20 (19.42%) Windows
21 19 (18.45%) Linux
21 19 (18.45%) WebLogic
21 19 (18.45%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (18.45%) WebLogic
2 16 (15.53%) Apache
2 16 (15.53%) JBoss
2 16 (15.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) IaaS
1 3 (2.91%) PaaS
1 3 (2.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (70.87%) Firewall
2 61 (59.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 45 (43.69%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (39.81%) Cisco PIX
5 39 (37.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 31 (30.10%) LAN
7 28 (27.18%) VPN
8 25 (24.27%) Network Security
9 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
10 23 (22.33%) DNS
11 17 (16.50%) WAN
12 16 (15.53%) BIG-IP
13 15 (14.56%) IPv4
13 15 (14.56%) OSPF
14 14 (13.59%) Junos
15 13 (12.62%) BGP
15 13 (12.62%) MPLS
16 12 (11.65%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (11.65%) IPv6
16 12 (11.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
1 3 (2.91%) OLTP
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (16.50%) Finance
2 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Network Security Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Security Engineer
3 19 (18.45%) Analyst
3 19 (18.45%) Network Analyst
3 19 (18.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (16.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Security Analyst
5 13 (12.62%) Consultant
5 13 (12.62%) Middleware Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Check Point Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Check Point Specialist
8 9 (8.74%) Network Security Specialist
8 9 (8.74%) Network Specialist
8 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Security Specialist
9 8 (7.77%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) Middleware
2 16 (15.53%) J2EE
3 15 (14.56%) CSS
4 12 (11.65%) REST
4 12 (11.65%) SOAP
5 3 (2.91%) Java EE
5 3 (2.91%) JSON
5 3 (2.91%) Web Services
5 3 (2.91%) WSDL
5 3 (2.91%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Data Centre
2 16 (15.53%) Clustering
3 9 (8.74%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.74%) Replication
4 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Statistics
5 3 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Unix
1 20 (19.42%) Windows
2 19 (18.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) AIX
3 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.22%) Load Balancing
2 16 (15.53%) ITIL
3 15 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.65%) High Availability
4 12 (11.65%) Network Management
5 10 (9.71%) ITIL V3
5 10 (9.71%) Project Planning
6 9 (8.74%) Data Centre Operations
6 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (4.85%) Time Management
9 4 (3.88%) Presales
10 3 (2.91%) BPMN
10 3 (2.91%) Data Architecture
10 3 (2.91%) Line Management
10 3 (2.91%) Matrix Management
10 3 (2.91%) People Management
10 3 (2.91%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (2.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.18%) Perl
2 16 (15.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.74%) Tcl
4 4 (3.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (53.40%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (35.92%) CCNP
3 36 (34.95%) CCSE
4 29 (28.16%) CCIE
5 20 (19.42%) CCNA
6 12 (11.65%) Check Point Certification
7 10 (9.71%) Degree
8 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
8 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.88%) CCIP
9 4 (3.88%) CISSP
9 4 (3.88%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.91%) CCSP
10 3 (2.91%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.97%) CCDA
11 1 (0.97%) CCDP
11 1 (0.97%) CCSA
11 1 (0.97%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) COBIT
1 3 (2.91%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.94%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.97%) Cacti
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) F5
2 72 (69.90%) CheckPoint
3 67 (65.05%) Cisco
4 28 (27.18%) VMware
5 22 (21.36%) Juniper
6 19 (18.45%) Red Hat
7 11 (10.68%) Sourcefire
8 9 (8.74%) Websense
9 8 (7.77%) Nokia
10 7 (6.80%) Blue Coat
11 5 (4.85%) Palo Alto
12 4 (3.88%) Aruba
12 4 (3.88%) HP
13 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.91%) IBM
13 3 (2.91%) Oracle
14 2 (1.94%) Brocade
14 2 (1.94%) Riverbed
15 1 (0.97%) FireEye
15 1 (0.97%) ProCurve
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