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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 396 410 402
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 46 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.81% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 10
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £80,000
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
4388 5087 4758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.71% 22.54% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3538 3763 3683
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +36 32 £67,500 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent -13 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Middlesex +2 2 £34,500 -13.75%
Thames Valley - 2 £80,000 -
Surrey +4 1 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) F5
2 103 (91.96%) Cisco
3 100 (89.29%) Firewall
4 87 (77.68%) CheckPoint
5 84 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (54.46%) BGP
6 61 (54.46%) Cisco ASA
7 55 (49.11%) CCNP
8 53 (47.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 53 (47.32%) Cisco PIX
9 48 (42.86%) CCSE
10 47 (41.96%) Network Security
10 47 (41.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 47 (41.96%) TCP/IP
11 44 (39.29%) OSPF
11 44 (39.29%) BIG-IP
12 42 (37.50%) Juniper
13 40 (35.71%) Telecoms
14 38 (33.93%) Data Centre
15 37 (33.04%) VPN
15 37 (33.04%) Load Balancing
16 36 (32.14%) CCIE
17 34 (30.36%) VPLS
18 30 (26.79%) DNS
18 30 (26.79%) LAN
19 28 (25.00%) FWSM
20 27 (24.11%) Junos
20 27 (24.11%) Cisco IOS
20 27 (24.11%) CSS
20 27 (24.11%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.57%) JBoss
2 4 (3.57%) Apache
2 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.89%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
1 2 (1.79%) PaaS
2 1 (0.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Nimbula
2 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (89.29%) Firewall
2 61 (54.46%) BGP
2 61 (54.46%) Cisco ASA
3 53 (47.32%) Cisco PIX
3 53 (47.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 47 (41.96%) Network Security
4 47 (41.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 47 (41.96%) TCP/IP
5 44 (39.29%) OSPF
5 44 (39.29%) BIG-IP
6 37 (33.04%) VPN
7 34 (30.36%) VPLS
8 30 (26.79%) DNS
8 30 (26.79%) LAN
9 28 (25.00%) FWSM
10 27 (24.11%) Junos
10 27 (24.11%) Cisco IOS
10 27 (24.11%) MPLS
11 25 (22.32%) VLAN
12 22 (19.64%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.89%) OLTP
1 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 40 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.36%) Finance
3 3 (2.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (44.64%) Network Engineer
2 23 (20.54%) Security Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (16.07%) Network Analyst
4 18 (16.07%) Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Security Specialist
7 10 (8.93%) Network Specialist
7 10 (8.93%) Network Security Specialist
8 9 (8.04%) Security Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Architect
10 7 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Consultant
10 7 (6.25%) Network Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.11%) CSS
2 5 (4.46%) Middleware
3 4 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (0.89%) Java EE
4 1 (0.89%) JSON
4 1 (0.89%) REST
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.89%) XSD
4 1 (0.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (33.93%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.39%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.04%) Statistics
4 7 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.57%) Clustering
7 3 (2.68%) PKI
8 2 (1.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Linux
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (5.36%) UNIX
4 1 (0.89%) AIX
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Load Balancing
2 26 (23.21%) Network Management
3 20 (17.86%) ITIL
4 11 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.14%) Network Design
5 8 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.57%) High Availability
8 3 (2.68%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.68%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.68%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (2.68%) Migration
9 2 (1.79%) CRM
9 2 (1.79%) Release Management
9 2 (1.79%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.79%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.32%) Perl
2 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 84 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (49.11%) CCNP
3 48 (42.86%) CCSE
4 36 (32.14%) CCIE
5 25 (22.32%) CCNA
5 25 (22.32%) CCSA
6 24 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
7 21 (18.75%) Degree
8 15 (13.39%) CISSP
9 7 (6.25%) CCSP
10 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
10 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.68%) OSCP
11 3 (2.68%) CCDE
11 3 (2.68%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.68%) JNCIP
12 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.89%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.89%) MCSE
12 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.79%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) COBIT
4 1 (0.89%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.82%) ProxySG
3 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.68%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.68%) vMotion
3 1 (0.89%) SCCM
3 1 (0.89%) SCOM
3 1 (0.89%) Cacti
Vendors
1 112 (100.00%) F5
2 103 (91.96%) Cisco
3 87 (77.68%) CheckPoint
4 42 (37.50%) Juniper
5 25 (22.32%) VMware
6 16 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 15 (13.39%) Nokia
8 8 (7.14%) Dell
8 8 (7.14%) Oracle
9 5 (4.46%) Websense
10 3 (2.68%) BT
10 3 (2.68%) Brocade
10 3 (2.68%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.68%) Aruba
10 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.68%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.79%) HP
11 2 (1.79%) Infoblox
12 1 (0.89%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.89%) Fortinet
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