The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 239 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.088% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -6.00%
BIG-IP
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1134 1092 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.22% 17.97% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 970 911 784
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the South West region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in the South West

BIG-IP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 - -
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) VMware