The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 772 818 857
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +39
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 123 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.077% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 74 33
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +25.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19878 19343 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15842 15319 17776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

F5 BIG-IP GTM Salary Histogram in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 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 31 March 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
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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
England +35 122 £57,500 +15.00% 4
London +57 72 £61,250 +22.50% 3
Yorkshire +3 24 £51,000 +2.00%
York +23 17 £52,500 +5.00%
North Yorkshire +14 17 £52,500 +5.00%
City of London +14 14 £61,250 +22.50% 1
South East +8 14 £57,500 +9.52%
West Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 6 £57,500 -
East of England +4 5 £46,500 -7.00%
Hertfordshire - 5 £46,500 -
Reading - 5 £57,500 -
Leeds - 5 £50,000 -
Swindon - 4 £72,500 -
Watford - 4 £46,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £41,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £41,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £72,500 -
South West - 4 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 3 £57,500 -
Kent +12 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Middlesex - 2 £48,750 -
Halifax - 2 £53,750 -
Maidstone - 2 £62,500 -
Hayes -1 1 £43,500 -30.40%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 190 (98.96%) F5
2 173 (90.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 155 (80.73%) Cisco
4 137 (71.35%) Firewall
5 98 (51.04%) Cisco Certification
6 84 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 77 (40.10%) VMware
8 74 (38.54%) Network Security
9 73 (38.02%) OSPF
9 73 (38.02%) CCNP
10 72 (37.50%) Juniper
10 72 (37.50%) DNS
10 72 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
11 70 (36.46%) BGP
12 60 (31.25%) Blue Coat
13 57 (29.69%) BIG-IP
14 53 (27.60%) Cisco IOS
15 52 (27.08%) DHCP
16 50 (26.04%) Finance
17 49 (25.52%) CCSE
18 48 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
19 43 (22.40%) Load Balancing
20 39 (20.31%) HP
21 32 (16.67%) Infoblox
21 32 (16.67%) Imperva
21 32 (16.67%) Windows
21 32 (16.67%) MPLS
21 32 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
22 31 (16.15%) CCNA

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 21 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.60%) MS Office
3 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) RMDS
1 3 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.90%) Office 365
2 4 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (90.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 137 (71.35%) Firewall
3 74 (38.54%) Network Security
4 73 (38.02%) OSPF
5 72 (37.50%) DNS
5 72 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 70 (36.46%) BGP
7 57 (29.69%) BIG-IP
8 53 (27.60%) Cisco IOS
9 52 (27.08%) DHCP
10 43 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (16.67%) MPLS
12 29 (15.10%) IPsec
13 27 (14.06%) VPN
14 26 (13.54%) NetScreen
14 26 (13.54%) Wireless
15 24 (12.50%) LAN
16 22 (11.46%) NAS
17 19 (9.90%) TCP/IP
17 19 (9.90%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 50 (26.04%) Finance
2 13 (6.77%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.60%) Retail
5 3 (1.56%) Legal
5 3 (1.56%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (43.23%) Network Engineer
2 41 (21.35%) Network Specialist
3 36 (18.75%) Security Specialist
4 34 (17.71%) Network Security Specialist
5 20 (10.42%) Consultant
6 19 (9.90%) Senior Network Specialist
6 19 (9.90%) Senior Security Specialist
7 18 (9.38%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 14 (7.29%) Information Security Specialist
8 14 (7.29%) Information Specialist
8 14 (7.29%) Senior Information Security Specialist
9 13 (6.77%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 9 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
13 7 (3.65%) Exchange Engineer
13 7 (3.65%) Firewall Engineer
13 7 (3.65%) Security Consultant
14 6 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.08%) CSS
2 3 (1.56%) Rendezvous
3 2 (1.04%) Middleware
3 2 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.04%) Memcached
3 2 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (1.04%) AppFabric
3 2 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 16 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.73%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.17%) Replication
5 5 (2.60%) Statistics
5 5 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.04%) FMCG
7 2 (1.04%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.04%) Blog
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.67%) Windows
2 26 (13.54%) Linux
3 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.08%) UNIX
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.40%) Load Balancing
2 32 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 24 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 24 (12.50%) Information Security
4 23 (11.98%) ITIL
5 21 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 17 (8.85%) Line Management
7 16 (8.33%) Network Design
8 14 (7.29%) Network Management
9 11 (5.73%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (4.69%) Low Latency
10 9 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.17%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.13%) Incident Management
12 6 (3.13%) Project Planning
12 6 (3.13%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.13%) Project Management
13 5 (2.60%) PRINCE2
13 5 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.60%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.17%) Python
3 6 (3.13%) SQL
4 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 98 (51.04%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (38.02%) CCNP
3 49 (25.52%) CCSE
4 31 (16.15%) CCNA
5 24 (12.50%) CISSP
6 15 (7.81%) CCSP
7 14 (7.29%) Degree
8 13 (6.77%) CCIE
9 11 (5.73%) CCSA
10 10 (5.21%) JNCIP
11 8 (4.17%) JNCIS
12 6 (3.13%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 48 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (11.98%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.90%) VMware Workstation
4 15 (7.81%) XenServer
5 7 (3.65%) vSphere
6 5 (2.60%) ProxySG
6 5 (2.60%) Firmware
7 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.13%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.08%) Ansible
3 3 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.56%) Cacti
4 2 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.04%) OpenView
4 2 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.04%) Nagios
5 1 (0.52%) RANCID
Vendors
1 190 (98.96%) F5
2 155 (80.73%) Cisco
3 84 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 77 (40.10%) VMware
5 72 (37.50%) Juniper
6 60 (31.25%) Blue Coat
7 39 (20.31%) HP
8 32 (16.67%) Infoblox
8 32 (16.67%) Imperva
9 27 (14.06%) Citrix
9 27 (14.06%) SolarWinds
10 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 16 (8.33%) CA
12 14 (7.29%) TippingPoint
13 11 (5.73%) Tufin
13 11 (5.73%) LogLogic
14 9 (4.69%) Websense
15 7 (3.65%) Fortinet
15 7 (3.65%) McAfee
16 6 (3.13%) Radware
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