The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK
Rank 767 764 769
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 82 175 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.00% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56 113 128
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £78,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -2.43%

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
13549 17530 19344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 17.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11064 14585 15664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the UK.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in the UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in the UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 70 £55,000 -4.34% 9
South East +42 33 £43,000 -18.09% 3
London +15 25 £55,000 -15.38% 4
City of London +43 12 £45,000 -37.93%
Oxford - 8 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +17 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Yorkshire +35 6 £37,500 -31.81%
Scotland +33 6 - -
Reading +21 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Kent +19 6 £43,000 -23.55%
Edinburgh +10 6 - -
North Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
Surrey +52 5 £63,000 - 1
Wales +5 5 £40,210 -19.58%
Swansea - 5 £40,210 -
West Wales - 5 £40,210 -
Redhill - 5 £63,000 - 1
Knaresborough - 5 £36,713 -
Buckinghamshire +19 4 - -
High Wycombe +6 4 - -
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £67,500 - 1
East of England +16 2 £57,500 -24.34% 1
Essex - 2 £57,500 -
South West - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
York - 1 £57,500 -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 219 (100.00%) F5
2 165 (75.34%) Cisco
3 139 (63.47%) Firewall
4 131 (59.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 107 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
6 104 (47.49%) CheckPoint
7 101 (46.12%) CCNP
8 76 (34.70%) Cisco ASA
9 67 (30.59%) LAN
10 66 (30.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 65 (29.68%) Load Balancing
12 64 (29.22%) WAN
12 64 (29.22%) ITIL
13 62 (28.31%) BIG-IP
14 61 (27.85%) Finance
15 52 (23.74%) BGP
16 50 (22.83%) Juniper
17 49 (22.37%) DNS
18 48 (21.92%) VPN
18 48 (21.92%) Palo Alto
19 47 (21.46%) Linux
20 43 (19.63%) OSPF
21 40 (18.26%) CCNA
21 40 (18.26%) Telecoms
21 40 (18.26%) VMware
22 39 (17.81%) Cisco IOS
22 39 (17.81%) Network Security
23 35 (15.98%) Wireless
23 35 (15.98%) Clustering
23 35 (15.98%) Unix

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.05%) Apache
1 22 (10.05%) JBoss
1 22 (10.05%) Tomcat
2 21 (9.59%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.37%) SaaS
4 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 139 (63.47%) Firewall
2 131 (59.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 76 (34.70%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (30.59%) LAN
5 66 (30.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 64 (29.22%) WAN
7 62 (28.31%) BIG-IP
8 52 (23.74%) BGP
9 49 (22.37%) DNS
10 48 (21.92%) VPN
11 43 (19.63%) OSPF
12 39 (17.81%) Cisco IOS
12 39 (17.81%) Network Security
13 35 (15.98%) Wireless
14 28 (12.79%) SSL
15 24 (10.96%) Fibre Channel
16 23 (10.50%) MPLS
17 22 (10.05%) EIGRP
17 22 (10.05%) IPsec
18 20 (9.13%) VoIP
General
1 61 (27.85%) Finance
2 40 (18.26%) Telecoms
3 27 (12.33%) Banking
4 4 (1.83%) Advertising
4 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.83%) Legal
5 3 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (36.99%) Network Engineer
2 34 (15.53%) Analyst
3 30 (13.70%) Senior Network Engineer
4 26 (11.87%) Network Analyst
5 19 (8.68%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (8.22%) Consultant
6 18 (8.22%) Network Support
7 17 (7.76%) Architect
8 14 (6.39%) Middleware Engineer
8 14 (6.39%) Senior Network Analyst
9 12 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) Middleware Architect
9 12 (5.48%) Security Engineer
10 11 (5.02%) Cisco Analyst
10 11 (5.02%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 11 (5.02%) Project Engineer
11 10 (4.57%) Security Consultant
12 8 (3.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.65%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (3.65%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.05%) J2EE
1 22 (10.05%) Middleware
2 18 (8.22%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.28%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.98%) Clustering
2 16 (7.31%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.31%) Replication
3 14 (6.39%) Fintech
4 13 (5.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.28%) PKI
7 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.37%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.37%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.91%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.46%) Linux
2 35 (15.98%) Unix
2 35 (15.98%) Windows
3 8 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.28%) VyOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.68%) Load Balancing
2 64 (29.22%) ITIL
3 33 (15.07%) Change Control
4 31 (14.16%) Network Design
5 25 (11.42%) Service Delivery
6 20 (9.13%) High Availability
6 20 (9.13%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (7.76%) Presales
8 16 (7.31%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (6.85%) Change Management
10 14 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.39%) GAP Analysis
10 14 (6.39%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (6.39%) Technical Analysis
10 14 (6.39%) Translating Business Requirements
11 13 (5.94%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.48%) Network Management
13 11 (5.02%) Project Management
13 11 (5.02%) Service Management
13 11 (5.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.96%) PowerShell
2 22 (10.05%) Perl
3 7 (3.20%) Python
4 3 (1.37%) C
5 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.91%) Ruby
5 2 (0.91%) SQL
6 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 107 (48.86%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (46.12%) CCNP
3 40 (18.26%) CCNA
4 30 (13.70%) CCIE
5 27 (12.33%) CCSE
6 19 (8.68%) JNCIA
7 14 (6.39%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (5.02%) CCSA
9 9 (4.11%) Degree
10 8 (3.65%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.83%) CCMSE
11 4 (1.83%) CISM
11 4 (1.83%) CISSP
11 4 (1.83%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.91%) CISA
12 2 (0.91%) IISP
12 2 (0.91%) MCSE
12 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.96%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.94%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.48%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.02%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.83%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.37%) Xen
7 2 (0.91%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) Snort
8 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.94%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.28%) Zenoss
3 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.91%) Puppet
4 2 (0.91%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 219 (100.00%) F5
2 165 (75.34%) Cisco
3 104 (47.49%) CheckPoint
4 50 (22.83%) Juniper
5 48 (21.92%) Palo Alto
6 40 (18.26%) VMware
7 28 (12.79%) Fortinet
7 28 (12.79%) Microsoft
8 22 (10.05%) Blue Coat
8 22 (10.05%) Red Hat
8 22 (10.05%) SolarWinds
9 21 (9.59%) Brocade
10 15 (6.85%) Intel Security
11 14 (6.39%) LogRhythm
12 13 (5.94%) HP
13 11 (5.02%) Riverbed
14 10 (4.57%) Avaya
15 9 (4.11%) Aruba
15 9 (4.11%) CyberArk
15 9 (4.11%) Sourcefire
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