The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 187 225 222
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 17 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.097% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 0.51% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £40,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £50,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -3.50%
BIG-IP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
891 976 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.74% 18.96% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 787 805 1034
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Surrey

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in Surrey

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford - 7 £42,500 -
Staines - 2 £33,500 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (78.95%) F5
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (78.95%) Juniper
3 14 (73.68%) HP
3 14 (73.68%) SSL
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
4 13 (68.42%) CCNA
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (52.63%) Network Security
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (42.11%) Wireless
8 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
9 5 (26.32%) CCNP
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) Internet
10 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
10 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
10 3 (15.79%) LAN
10 3 (15.79%) VoIP
10 3 (15.79%) WAN

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing BIG-IP 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 BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (73.68%) SSL
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (52.63%) Network Security
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (42.11%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Internet
7 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Redis
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Voice Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Support
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
1 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security
1 3 (15.79%) Software Licensing
1 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
1 1 (5.26%) Varnish
1 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Graphite
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.26%) collectd
2 1 (5.26%) StatsD
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
2 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) F5
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Juniper
3 14 (73.68%) HP
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.26%) SaltStack