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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 185 206 210
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 20 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.43% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £52,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £52,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.52%
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
1047 1049 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 23.07% 20.63% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 919 884 958
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Staines - 15 £33,000 -
Guildford +3 2 £47,500 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (86.67%) SSL
2 26 (86.67%) VPN
3 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (83.33%) CCNA
4 21 (70.00%) Network Security
5 15 (50.00%) Juniper
5 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 15 (50.00%) Internet
5 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 15 (50.00%) DNS
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (50.00%) LAN
5 15 (50.00%) VoIP
5 15 (50.00%) WAN
5 15 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 15 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (50.00%) Information Security
5 15 (50.00%) IVR
5 15 (50.00%) F5
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (50.00%) Software Licensing

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (86.67%) SSL
2 26 (86.67%) VPN
3 21 (70.00%) Network Security
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 15 (50.00%) DNS
4 15 (50.00%) LAN
4 15 (50.00%) VoIP
4 15 (50.00%) WAN
4 15 (50.00%) Internet
4 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (26.67%) Wireless
General
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Voice Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) IVR
1 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 15 (50.00%) Information Security
1 15 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 15 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 15 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) CCNA
1 25 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) F5
2 15 (50.00%) Juniper
2 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (46.67%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds