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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 846 825 844
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 43 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 40
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £48,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
20698 18526 21929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.41% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16402 15031 17945
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -25 37 £57,500 -11.53% 11
South East -9 17 £65,000 +36.84% 6
Kent - 9 £65,000 - 2
Maidstone - 7 £67,500 - 1
London -30 6 £53,750 -20.37% 3
Yorkshire -45 5 £50,000 -
York +6 4 £50,000 -
Surrey 0 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire -17 4 £50,000 -
South Wales - 4 £36,500 -
Wales - 4 £36,500 -
Guildford - 4 - -
Bridgend - 4 £36,500 -
City of London +4 2 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Berkshire -4 2 £58,750 - 2
Watford - 2 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
East of England - 2 £57,500 -
Reading -7 1 £65,000 - 2
South West -22 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £47,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 93 (97.89%) F5
1 93 (97.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 75 (78.95%) Firewall
3 64 (67.37%) Cisco
4 54 (56.84%) CheckPoint
5 50 (52.63%) Blue Coat
6 47 (49.47%) Juniper
7 45 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (46.32%) DNS
9 41 (43.16%) Network Security
9 41 (43.16%) BIG-IP
10 39 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (41.05%) BGP
11 38 (40.00%) OSPF
11 38 (40.00%) CCNP
12 35 (36.84%) WAN
13 29 (30.53%) IPsec
13 29 (30.53%) Linux
13 29 (30.53%) Load Balancing
14 28 (29.47%) CCSE
15 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
15 27 (28.42%) VPN
16 26 (27.37%) LAN
17 24 (25.26%) McAfee
18 23 (24.21%) SSL
18 23 (24.21%) DHCP
19 21 (22.11%) VMware
19 21 (22.11%) Network Design
20 19 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
20 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (97.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 75 (78.95%) Firewall
3 45 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (46.32%) DNS
5 41 (43.16%) BIG-IP
5 41 (43.16%) Network Security
6 39 (41.05%) BGP
7 38 (40.00%) OSPF
8 35 (36.84%) WAN
9 29 (30.53%) IPsec
10 27 (28.42%) TCP/IP
10 27 (28.42%) VPN
11 26 (27.37%) LAN
12 23 (24.21%) DHCP
12 23 (24.21%) SSL
13 19 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (17.89%) SMTP
16 14 (14.74%) ATM
16 14 (14.74%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Legal
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (32.63%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Consultant
3 15 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (11.58%) Security Specialist
5 11 (11.58%) Network Specialist
5 11 (11.58%) Network Security Specialist
6 10 (10.53%) Escalation Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Security Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Network Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Network Design Consultant
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Thin Client
1 9 (9.47%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.11%) Online Games
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) PKI
5 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) Linux
2 18 (18.95%) Windows
3 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
4 13 (13.68%) Windows XP
5 7 (7.37%) UNIX
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Load Balancing
2 21 (22.11%) Network Design
3 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
4 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.53%) Information Security
5 10 (10.53%) ITIL
6 9 (9.47%) Line Management
7 8 (8.42%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (8.42%) Change Management
8 7 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.37%) Change Control
9 6 (6.32%) Network Management
10 4 (4.21%) Project Planning
10 4 (4.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.21%) Product Management
10 4 (4.21%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (4.21%) Project Management
11 3 (3.16%) Service Management
11 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) C
2 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (41.05%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.00%) CCNP
3 28 (29.47%) CCSE
4 13 (13.68%) JNCIS
5 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.21%) CCIE
7 2 (2.11%) CISSP
7 2 (2.11%) Degree
8 1 (1.05%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.47%) ProxySG
3 7 (7.37%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.11%) Cacti
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (97.89%) F5
2 64 (67.37%) Cisco
3 54 (56.84%) CheckPoint
4 50 (52.63%) Blue Coat
5 47 (49.47%) Juniper
6 24 (25.26%) McAfee
7 21 (22.11%) VMware
8 19 (20.00%) Websense
9 16 (16.84%) Infoblox
10 14 (14.74%) Imperva
11 13 (13.68%) Aruba
11 13 (13.68%) SonicWALL
11 13 (13.68%) Citrix
11 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.68%) Lumension
12 11 (11.58%) HP
12 11 (11.58%) TippingPoint
13 10 (10.53%) Sourcefire
14 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds
14 7 (7.37%) Tufin
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago