The first table below looks at the demand for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 189 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.17% 23.68% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 168 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5 BIG-IP LTM
Hampshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Southampton region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Southampton

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIS

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) Junos
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox