The first table below looks at the demand for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 834 834 886
Rank change year-on-year
0 +52
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 83 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.044% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 36 20
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £44,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -26.25%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the UK.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Salary Trend in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Salary Histogram in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -26 69 £50,000 -2.43% 7
London -64 19 £50,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire - 19 £50,000 - 2
York - 18 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 18 £50,000 - 1
South East -16 12 £52,500 +9.37% 4
East of England - 9 £50,000 - 1
Kent -18 6 £60,000 +46.34% 1
City of London -23 6 £50,000 -5.66%
Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
Essex - 6 £50,000 -
Colchester - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey +2 5 £52,500 -12.50%
Cambridge - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +5 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Southampton - 1 £52,500 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Hayes - 1 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 GTM.

1 168 (98.82%) F5
2 152 (89.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 151 (88.82%) Firewall
4 148 (87.06%) Cisco
5 113 (66.47%) Cisco ASA
6 106 (62.35%) CheckPoint
7 98 (57.65%) Cisco Certification
8 91 (53.53%) Juniper
9 90 (52.94%) DNS
10 88 (51.76%) CCNP
11 79 (46.47%) BGP
12 77 (45.29%) Blue Coat
12 77 (45.29%) Network Security
13 76 (44.71%) OSPF
14 71 (41.76%) DHCP
15 67 (39.41%) Cisco Nexus
16 65 (38.24%) WAN
16 65 (38.24%) VMware
17 62 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
18 59 (34.71%) VPN
19 57 (33.53%) LAN
20 55 (32.35%) Citrix
21 53 (31.18%) Load Balancing
22 52 (30.59%) BIG-IP
23 47 (27.65%) Linux
23 47 (27.65%) MPLS
24 46 (27.06%) McAfee
25 44 (25.88%) E-Commerce
26 41 (24.12%) NetScreen
27 39 (22.94%) Ethernet

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 GTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.76%) WebLogic
1 3 (1.76%) IIS
1 3 (1.76%) Apache
2 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (9.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (89.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 151 (88.82%) Firewall
3 113 (66.47%) Cisco ASA
4 90 (52.94%) DNS
5 79 (46.47%) BGP
6 77 (45.29%) Network Security
7 76 (44.71%) OSPF
8 71 (41.76%) DHCP
9 67 (39.41%) Cisco Nexus
10 65 (38.24%) WAN
11 59 (34.71%) VPN
12 57 (33.53%) LAN
13 52 (30.59%) BIG-IP
14 47 (27.65%) MPLS
15 41 (24.12%) NetScreen
16 39 (22.94%) Ethernet
17 38 (22.35%) Internet
18 37 (21.76%) IPsec
19 35 (20.59%) TCP/IP
20 32 (18.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.12%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 31 (18.24%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Law
3 4 (2.35%) Legal
3 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.18%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (44.71%) Network Engineer
2 41 (24.12%) Security Specialist
3 39 (22.94%) Network Specialist
4 36 (21.18%) Network Security Specialist
5 17 (10.00%) Consultant
6 15 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
7 14 (8.24%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (8.24%) Analyst
8 13 (7.65%) Senior Security Analyst
8 13 (7.65%) Security Engineer
8 13 (7.65%) Security Analyst
9 11 (6.47%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.29%) Network Support
11 8 (4.71%) NOC Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Security Consultant
11 8 (4.71%) Architect
12 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 7 (4.12%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
13 6 (3.53%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.94%) Web Services
1 5 (2.94%) Rendezvous
2 4 (2.35%) CSS
3 2 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.18%) AppFabric
3 2 (1.18%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.94%) Fat Client
1 22 (12.94%) Thin Client
2 18 (10.59%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (6.47%) iPad
3 11 (6.47%) PKI
4 7 (4.12%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.18%) e-Health
6 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.65%) Linux
2 16 (9.41%) Windows
3 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.47%) Android
4 11 (6.47%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.47%) Windows Vista
5 8 (4.71%) AIX
6 3 (1.76%) Solaris
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.18%) Load Balancing
2 44 (25.88%) E-Commerce
3 24 (14.12%) Network Management
4 19 (11.18%) Service Management
5 17 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 17 (10.00%) ITIL
6 14 (8.24%) Project Management
6 14 (8.24%) Change Management
6 14 (8.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (8.24%) Network Architecture
7 13 (7.65%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (6.47%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (6.47%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.29%) Network Design
10 8 (4.71%) Security Testing
10 8 (4.71%) Project Planning
10 8 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.12%) Scrum
12 6 (3.53%) Kanban
13 5 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 7 (4.12%) C
3 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 98 (57.65%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (51.76%) CCNP
3 29 (17.06%) CCSE
4 19 (11.18%) CCNA
5 18 (10.59%) CISSP
6 17 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (9.41%) CCIE
8 8 (4.71%) Degree
9 5 (2.94%) OSCP
10 4 (2.35%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.59%) CCA
11 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.59%) MCSE
11 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.59%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) BS7799
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 62 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.82%) VMware ESX
3 11 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.71%) XenServer
5 7 (4.12%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.12%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.76%) Squid
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (7.65%) FortiGate
1 13 (7.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (7.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (6.47%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) Cacti
Vendors
1 168 (98.82%) F5
2 148 (87.06%) Cisco
3 106 (62.35%) CheckPoint
4 91 (53.53%) Juniper
5 77 (45.29%) Blue Coat
6 65 (38.24%) VMware
7 55 (32.35%) Citrix
8 46 (27.06%) McAfee
9 37 (21.76%) Infoblox
10 36 (21.18%) Fortinet
11 31 (18.24%) TippingPoint
12 28 (16.47%) Imperva
13 25 (14.71%) SolarWinds
13 25 (14.71%) IronPort
14 22 (12.94%) Riverbed
15 21 (12.35%) Websense
16 19 (11.18%) Sourcefire
16 19 (11.18%) HP
17 15 (8.82%) Nortel
17 15 (8.82%) CA
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