The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 434 408 437
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 17 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.13% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.57% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 4
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Kent -15 9 £45,000 +9.75% 2
Surrey +2 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (100.00%) F5
2 44 (97.78%) Firewall
3 42 (93.33%) Cisco
4 39 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (66.67%) CCNP
5 30 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 29 (64.44%) Juniper
6 29 (64.44%) WAN
7 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
8 17 (37.78%) LAN
8 17 (37.78%) VoIP
8 17 (37.78%) Finance
9 15 (33.33%) McAfee
9 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (31.11%) BGP
10 14 (31.11%) VPN
11 13 (28.89%) Network Security
12 12 (26.67%) TippingPoint
12 12 (26.67%) Riverbed
12 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
12 12 (26.67%) Network Management
12 12 (26.67%) Wireless
12 12 (26.67%) DNS
12 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
12 12 (26.67%) MPLS
12 12 (26.67%) OSPF
13 11 (24.44%) CCNA
13 11 (24.44%) DHCP
13 11 (24.44%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (97.78%) Firewall
2 30 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 29 (64.44%) WAN
4 17 (37.78%) LAN
4 17 (37.78%) VoIP
5 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (31.11%) BGP
6 14 (31.11%) VPN
7 13 (28.89%) Network Security
8 12 (26.67%) Wireless
8 12 (26.67%) DNS
8 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
8 12 (26.67%) MPLS
8 12 (26.67%) OSPF
9 11 (24.44%) DHCP
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.78%) Internet
13 7 (15.56%) DSL
13 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Network Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Network Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) Security Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
6 3 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) AIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (26.67%) Network Management
3 10 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Network Design
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (66.67%) CCNP
3 11 (24.44%) CCNA
4 9 (20.00%) CISSP
5 8 (17.78%) CCIE
5 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
5 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) OSCP
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) F5
2 42 (93.33%) Cisco
3 29 (64.44%) Juniper
4 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
5 15 (33.33%) McAfee
6 12 (26.67%) TippingPoint
6 12 (26.67%) Riverbed
6 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
7 11 (24.44%) SolarWinds
8 8 (17.78%) IronPort
9 7 (15.56%) Nortel
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) BT
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) Tufin
10 5 (11.11%) LogLogic
11 4 (8.89%) Tradeweb
11 4 (8.89%) NetScout
11 4 (8.89%) Radianz
11 4 (8.89%) TIBCO
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