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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 397 426 428
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 44 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 20
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,250 £61,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
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 19 December 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 December 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
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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
Buckinghamshire - 17 - - 1
Berkshire +8 16 £60,000 -
Kent -2 10 £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 19 December 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 73 (100.00%) F5
2 66 (90.41%) Firewall
3 62 (84.93%) Cisco
4 49 (67.12%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (65.75%) CheckPoint
6 36 (49.32%) CCSE
7 35 (47.95%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (45.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 33 (45.21%) Network Security
9 29 (39.73%) CCNP
9 29 (39.73%) Juniper
10 25 (34.25%) Cisco PIX
11 23 (31.51%) WAN
12 22 (30.14%) CCIE
13 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
14 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
14 20 (27.40%) Blue Coat
15 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
16 14 (19.18%) SQL
16 14 (19.18%) LAN
16 14 (19.18%) JNCIS
16 14 (19.18%) Finance
17 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (17.81%) VMware
18 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 11 (15.07%) Websense
20 10 (13.70%) Information Security
20 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
20 10 (13.70%) DNS
21 8 (10.96%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 66 (90.41%) Firewall
2 35 (47.95%) Cisco ASA
3 33 (45.21%) Network Security
3 33 (45.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 25 (34.25%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (31.51%) WAN
6 14 (19.18%) LAN
7 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
7 10 (13.70%) DNS
8 8 (10.96%) VoIP
8 8 (10.96%) Wireless
8 8 (10.96%) IPsec
8 8 (10.96%) BIG-IP
9 6 (8.22%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (8.22%) VPN
10 5 (6.85%) SSL
10 5 (6.85%) SMTP
11 4 (5.48%) DHCP
11 4 (5.48%) ATM
11 4 (5.48%) Broadband
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Network Engineer
2 26 (35.62%) Security Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (21.92%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (20.55%) Security Analyst
5 15 (20.55%) Analyst
6 12 (16.44%) Network Analyst
7 9 (12.33%) Consultant
8 8 (10.96%) Network Security Analyst
9 7 (9.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) IP Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.48%) Network Team Leader
11 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (4.11%) Security Consultant
12 3 (4.11%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
1 8 (10.96%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Windows XP
2 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
2 10 (13.70%) Information Security
3 7 (9.59%) Network Design
3 7 (9.59%) ITIL
4 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.48%) PRINCE
5 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.48%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.48%) Product Management
5 4 (5.48%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.11%) CRM
6 3 (4.11%) Change Management
7 1 (1.37%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.37%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.37%) Service Management
7 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.37%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.37%) Change Control
7 1 (1.37%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (67.12%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (49.32%) CCSE
3 29 (39.73%) CCNP
4 22 (30.14%) CCIE
5 14 (19.18%) JNCIS
6 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.85%) CCSP
7 5 (6.85%) CISSP
8 4 (5.48%) CCSA
9 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) F5
2 62 (84.93%) Cisco
3 48 (65.75%) CheckPoint
4 29 (39.73%) Juniper
5 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
6 20 (27.40%) Blue Coat
7 13 (17.81%) VMware
8 11 (15.07%) Websense
9 8 (10.96%) McAfee
9 8 (10.96%) Riverbed
10 7 (9.59%) SonicWALL
10 7 (9.59%) Aruba
10 7 (9.59%) Lumension
11 5 (6.85%) TippingPoint
11 5 (6.85%) Tufin
11 5 (6.85%) LogLogic
12 2 (2.74%) HP
12 2 (2.74%) Radware
13 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
South East
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago