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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
Rank 846 823 838
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 47 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.051% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 38
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
20585 18684 21553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.59% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16343 15095 17630
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -38 39 £53,750 -14.00% 4
South East -21 21 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Kent - 9 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 7 £28,500 -
London -27 6 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Bridgend - 6 £36,500 -
South Wales - 6 £36,500 -
Wales - 6 £36,500 -
Berkshire +4 5 £52,500 - 1
Surrey 0 5 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -34 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £52,500 -
Guildford - 4 - -
York 0 3 £50,000 -
City of London -6 3 £66,250 +15.21%
North Yorkshire -12 3 £50,000 -
East of England -12 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Watford - 2 £57,500 -
Reading 0 1 £65,000 - 1
South West -22 1 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £65,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
2 92 (96.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 75 (78.95%) Firewall
4 63 (66.32%) Cisco
5 57 (60.00%) CheckPoint
6 52 (54.74%) Blue Coat
7 49 (51.58%) Juniper
8 47 (49.47%) DNS
9 45 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
10 40 (42.11%) BIG-IP
10 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (42.11%) BGP
11 39 (41.05%) OSPF
11 39 (41.05%) CCNP
12 38 (40.00%) Network Security
13 37 (38.95%) WAN
14 31 (32.63%) Load Balancing
15 30 (31.58%) IPsec
15 30 (31.58%) VPN
16 29 (30.53%) TCP/IP
17 28 (29.47%) Linux
18 27 (28.42%) LAN
18 27 (28.42%) CCSE
19 26 (27.37%) DHCP
20 25 (26.32%) McAfee
21 24 (25.26%) SSL
22 20 (21.05%) VMware
22 20 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
23 19 (20.00%) Network Design
23 19 (20.00%) Finance

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (3.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (96.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 75 (78.95%) Firewall
3 47 (49.47%) DNS
4 45 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
5 40 (42.11%) BIG-IP
5 40 (42.11%) BGP
6 39 (41.05%) OSPF
7 38 (40.00%) Network Security
8 37 (38.95%) WAN
9 30 (31.58%) IPsec
9 30 (31.58%) VPN
10 29 (30.53%) TCP/IP
11 27 (28.42%) LAN
12 26 (27.37%) DHCP
13 24 (25.26%) SSL
14 20 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (18.95%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (17.89%) SMTP
17 14 (14.74%) ATM
17 14 (14.74%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (35.79%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Consultant
3 16 (16.84%) Security Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (10.53%) Security Specialist
5 10 (10.53%) Escalation Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Network Security Specialist
5 10 (10.53%) Network Specialist
6 8 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Security Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
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%) Lead Network Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Firewall Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Thin Client
1 8 (8.42%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) Online Games
4 2 (2.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.47%) 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 2012
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Load Balancing
2 19 (20.00%) Network Design
3 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.53%) ITIL
4 10 (10.53%) Change Management
5 9 (9.47%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (8.42%) Network Management
7 7 (7.37%) Information Security
8 5 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.26%) Change Control
8 5 (5.26%) Project Management
9 4 (4.21%) Service Management
9 4 (4.21%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.21%) Product Management
10 3 (3.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.16%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) C
2 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (41.05%) CCNP
3 27 (28.42%) CCSE
4 13 (13.68%) JNCIS
5 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.21%) CCIE
7 3 (3.16%) CISSP
8 2 (2.11%) Degree
9 1 (1.05%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) BS7799
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) ProxySG
3 7 (7.37%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 93 (97.89%) F5
2 63 (66.32%) Cisco
3 57 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 52 (54.74%) Blue Coat
5 49 (51.58%) Juniper
6 25 (26.32%) McAfee
7 20 (21.05%) VMware
8 19 (20.00%) Websense
9 16 (16.84%) Infoblox
10 15 (15.79%) TippingPoint
11 13 (13.68%) Imperva
11 13 (13.68%) SonicWALL
11 13 (13.68%) Aruba
11 13 (13.68%) Lumension
11 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.68%) Citrix
12 11 (11.58%) HP
13 10 (10.53%) SolarWinds
14 9 (9.47%) Sourcefire
15 8 (8.42%) LogLogic
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