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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
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
1032 1250 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 20.75% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1050 823
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5