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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 863 840 854
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 85 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.096% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75 84 69
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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
England +13 84 £53,250 +1.42% 8
South East +32 31 £52,500 -10.63% 2
London -10 31 £57,500 +2.22% 2
Berkshire - 14 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 11 £45,000 -
Swindon +14 10 £54,000 -32.50% 1
Wiltshire +13 10 £54,000 -32.50% 1
South West +2 10 £54,000 -32.50% 1
Gatwick - 9 £45,000 -
Reading - 7 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 6 £52,500 -
North West - 6 £40,875 -
Manchester - 6 £40,875 -
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £50,000 +19.04%
East of England +4 3 £85,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +7 2 £87,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £48,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £48,750 -
Crawley - 2 £45,000 -
Chesterfield - 2 £48,750 -
City of London +53 1 £50,000 -14.52%
Kent +5 1 £57,500 -16.36% 1
West Yorkshire +3 1 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Leeds 0 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Yorkshire -13 1 £52,500 - 2
Surrey - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £67,000 -
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £41,500 -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 181 (100.00%) F5
2 165 (91.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 140 (77.35%) Cisco
4 108 (59.67%) Firewall
5 97 (53.59%) Cisco Certification
6 85 (46.96%) CheckPoint
7 84 (46.41%) VPN
8 79 (43.65%) Cisco ASA
9 77 (42.54%) Load Balancing
10 69 (38.12%) LAN
11 68 (37.57%) Windows
12 67 (37.02%) Juniper
13 66 (36.46%) CCNP
14 65 (35.91%) Data Centre
15 57 (31.49%) BGP
16 56 (30.94%) OSPF
16 56 (30.94%) Wireless
16 56 (30.94%) Cisco Nexus
17 54 (29.83%) Linux
18 53 (29.28%) MPLS
19 52 (28.73%) TCP/IP
20 51 (28.18%) DNS
21 50 (27.62%) Unix
21 50 (27.62%) Network Security
22 49 (27.07%) Finance
22 49 (27.07%) WAN
23 47 (25.97%) VMware
24 45 (24.86%) Perl
24 45 (24.86%) Cisco ISE
25 44 (24.31%) CCIE

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (11.60%) WebLogic
2 19 (10.50%) Apache
2 19 (10.50%) JBoss
2 19 (10.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.21%) IIS
4 4 (2.21%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.08%) Mimecast
2 4 (2.21%) IaaS
2 4 (2.21%) SaaS
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) PaaS
3 3 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 165 (91.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 108 (59.67%) Firewall
3 84 (46.41%) VPN
4 79 (43.65%) Cisco ASA
5 69 (38.12%) LAN
6 57 (31.49%) BGP
7 56 (30.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 56 (30.94%) OSPF
7 56 (30.94%) Wireless
8 53 (29.28%) MPLS
9 52 (28.73%) TCP/IP
10 51 (28.18%) DNS
11 50 (27.62%) Network Security
12 49 (27.07%) WAN
13 45 (24.86%) Cisco ISE
14 38 (20.99%) HSRP
15 37 (20.44%) BIG-IP
16 36 (19.89%) VLAN
17 35 (19.34%) Cisco IOS
18 30 (16.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.66%) OLTP
4 2 (1.10%) Aerospike
4 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (27.07%) Finance
2 34 (18.78%) Telecoms
3 27 (14.92%) Banking
4 13 (7.18%) Legal
5 12 (6.63%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.87%) Law
6 7 (3.87%) Multimedia
7 6 (3.31%) Retail
8 5 (2.76%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.76%) Games
9 3 (1.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (48.07%) Network Engineer
2 38 (20.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 37 (20.44%) Senior Network Engineer
4 34 (18.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 31 (17.13%) Security Engineer
6 23 (12.71%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Firewall Engineer
8 15 (8.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 13 (7.18%) Middleware Engineer
10 11 (6.08%) Architect
10 11 (6.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 11 (6.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Support Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Administrator
12 8 (4.42%) Consultant
13 7 (3.87%) Network Administrator
13 7 (3.87%) Network Architect
13 7 (3.87%) Network Specialist
13 7 (3.87%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.60%) Middleware
2 18 (9.94%) J2EE
3 12 (6.63%) REST
3 12 (6.63%) SOAP
4 11 (6.08%) 802.1X
5 9 (4.97%) CSS
6 3 (1.66%) Java EE
6 3 (1.66%) JSON
6 3 (1.66%) Web Services
6 3 (1.66%) WSDL
6 3 (1.66%) XSD
7 2 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (35.91%) Data Centre
2 36 (19.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 19 (10.50%) Clustering
4 18 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.63%) Algorithms
6 11 (6.08%) Replication
6 11 (6.08%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (3.87%) PKI
8 5 (2.76%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.76%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.21%) Fintech
9 4 (2.21%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.21%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.55%) iPad
11 1 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.57%) Windows
2 54 (29.83%) Linux
3 50 (27.62%) Unix
4 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.76%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.66%) AIX
6 3 (1.66%) CentOS
6 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (42.54%) Load Balancing
2 34 (18.78%) ITIL
3 28 (15.47%) Network Management
4 27 (14.92%) High Availability
5 26 (14.36%) Mentoring
6 23 (12.71%) Kalman Filter
7 21 (11.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (11.60%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (9.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (8.84%) Network Design
10 15 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (8.29%) DDoS Mitigation
10 15 (8.29%) ITIL V3
11 13 (7.18%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (6.63%) Service Delivery
12 12 (6.63%) WFM
13 11 (6.08%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (6.08%) WAN Optimisation
13 11 (6.08%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.86%) Perl
2 22 (12.15%) PowerShell
3 17 (9.39%) Python
4 12 (6.63%) PHP
5 11 (6.08%) VB
6 9 (4.97%) Tcl
7 7 (3.87%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 97 (53.59%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (36.46%) CCNP
3 44 (24.31%) CCIE
4 30 (16.57%) CCNA
5 28 (15.47%) Degree
6 17 (9.39%) Check Point Certification
7 15 (8.29%) CCSE
8 10 (5.52%) JNCIS
8 10 (5.52%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
9 9 (4.97%) JNCIP
10 6 (3.31%) CCSA
11 5 (2.76%) HND
11 5 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.66%) CCDP
13 2 (1.10%) CISSP
14 1 (0.55%) CCDA
14 1 (0.55%) CCSP
14 1 (0.55%) MCP
14 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) SLA
2 7 (3.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.66%) COBIT
3 3 (1.66%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (19.34%) Active Directory
2 34 (18.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.63%) ProxySG
4 11 (6.08%) vSphere
5 2 (1.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (17.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (11.60%) Cisco UCCE
3 19 (10.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 14 (7.73%) FortiGate
4 14 (7.73%) Nagios
5 12 (6.63%) CA Spectrum
5 12 (6.63%) Endace
6 6 (3.31%) Cacti
6 6 (3.31%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (2.76%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.55%) Ansible
8 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.55%) OPNET
8 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 181 (100.00%) F5
2 140 (77.35%) Cisco
3 85 (46.96%) CheckPoint
4 67 (37.02%) Juniper
5 47 (25.97%) VMware
6 39 (21.55%) Blue Coat
7 36 (19.89%) Palo Alto
8 27 (14.92%) SolarWinds
9 22 (12.15%) Intel Security
10 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
10 21 (11.60%) Red Hat
11 16 (8.84%) Riverbed
12 14 (7.73%) Aruba
13 12 (6.63%) CA
13 12 (6.63%) Intel
13 12 (6.63%) Lancope
13 12 (6.63%) Nimsoft
13 12 (6.63%) Splunk
13 12 (6.63%) Verint
14 11 (6.08%) HP
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits + over time
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits +bonus
Posted: 6 days ago