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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 844 847 844
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 47 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.039% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 37
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +22.22%

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
20259 18439 22340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.18% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16033 14973 18252
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 1 October 2014 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 1 October 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
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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 -19 43 £60,000 -4.00% 9
South East +12 19 £52,500 +2.43% 5
Kent - 12 £62,500 - 1
Maidstone - 10 £56,250 -
London -13 9 £60,000 -9.43% 2
Yorkshire -38 6 £50,000 +17.64%
York - 4 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +5 3 £50,000 - 3
Reading +5 3 £50,000 - 3
North West -6 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Wales - 3 £36,500 -
South Wales - 3 £36,500 -
Manchester - 3 £47,500 -
Bridgend - 3 £36,500 -
City of London +8 2 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey -6 2 - -
Guildford - 2 - -
South West -15 1 £65,000 -
Leeds -26 1 - -
West Yorkshire -29 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 - 1

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 95 (95.96%) F5
2 92 (92.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 78 (78.79%) Firewall
4 68 (68.69%) Cisco
5 54 (54.55%) CheckPoint
6 48 (48.48%) Juniper
7 47 (47.47%) Blue Coat
8 44 (44.44%) Network Security
9 43 (43.43%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (43.43%) DNS
10 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (40.40%) BGP
10 40 (40.40%) BIG-IP
11 39 (39.39%) OSPF
11 39 (39.39%) CCNP
12 38 (38.38%) WAN
13 33 (33.33%) Linux
14 30 (30.30%) IPsec
14 30 (30.30%) CCSE
14 30 (30.30%) VPN
15 28 (28.28%) LAN
15 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
16 25 (25.25%) SSL
17 24 (24.24%) Load Balancing
18 23 (23.23%) Network Design
18 23 (23.23%) McAfee
18 23 (23.23%) Websense
19 22 (22.22%) VMware
19 22 (22.22%) Windows
20 21 (21.21%) Finance

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Office
2 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (92.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 78 (78.79%) Firewall
3 44 (44.44%) Network Security
4 43 (43.43%) Cisco ASA
4 43 (43.43%) DNS
5 40 (40.40%) BGP
5 40 (40.40%) BIG-IP
6 39 (39.39%) OSPF
7 38 (38.38%) WAN
8 30 (30.30%) IPsec
8 30 (30.30%) VPN
9 28 (28.28%) LAN
9 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
10 25 (25.25%) SSL
11 20 (20.20%) Cisco IOS
11 20 (20.20%) DHCP
12 17 (17.17%) SMTP
13 15 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (14.14%) DMVPN
14 14 (14.14%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.16%) Consultant
2 16 (16.16%) Security Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Security Specialist
4 11 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 11 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 10 (10.10%) Escalation Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (4.04%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Network Design Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.03%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) Online Games
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.33%) Linux
2 22 (22.22%) Windows
3 18 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 7 (7.07%) UNIX
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.24%) Load Balancing
2 23 (23.23%) Network Design
3 16 (16.16%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.13%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.11%) Information Security
6 10 (10.10%) ITIL
7 9 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (9.09%) Line Management
8 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.07%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Change Control
9 6 (6.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (6.06%) Change Management
9 6 (6.06%) Service Management
10 4 (4.04%) Product Management
10 4 (4.04%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (4.04%) Network Management
10 4 (4.04%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) C
2 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (39.39%) CCNP
3 30 (30.30%) CCSE
4 17 (17.17%) JNCIS
5 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) CCIE
7 3 (3.03%) MBA
7 3 (3.03%) CCSP
8 2 (2.02%) CISSP
9 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) ProxySG
3 6 (6.06%) XenServer
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.02%) Cacti
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 95 (95.96%) F5
2 68 (68.69%) Cisco
3 54 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 48 (48.48%) Juniper
5 47 (47.47%) Blue Coat
6 23 (23.23%) McAfee
6 23 (23.23%) Websense
7 22 (22.22%) VMware
8 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 15 (15.15%) SonicWALL
8 15 (15.15%) Aruba
8 15 (15.15%) Infoblox
8 15 (15.15%) Imperva
8 15 (15.15%) Lumension
9 11 (11.11%) Citrix
10 10 (10.10%) Riverbed
10 10 (10.10%) HP
11 9 (9.09%) Sourcefire
12 8 (8.08%) TippingPoint
13 7 (7.07%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: £65k & Car Allowance & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago