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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 777 802 910
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +108
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 160 172 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.86% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 136 117 76
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +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
17671 20049 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.23% 18.16% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15886 16267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 May 2016 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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 142 £60,000 +4.34% 6
London -2 65 £62,500 +8.69%
South East +16 52 £60,000 +4.34% 2
East of England +20 21 £67,000 +34.00% 3
Berkshire -15 16 £60,000 -4.00%
City of London +37 14 £72,500 +18.36%
Gatwick - 13 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 13 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 12 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Bedfordshire - 12 £67,000 -
Reading +6 11 £60,000 +4.34%
High Wycombe +8 10 £62,500 - 1
Bedford - 10 £67,000 -
Kent +8 9 £42,500 -17.07%
Hertfordshire +22 8 £46,500 - 1
Maidstone +8 8 £42,500 -26.08%
Canary Wharf - 6 £72,500 -
South Wales - 6 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £46,500 - 1
Wales - 6 £45,000 - 1
Maidenhead +8 5 £65,000 -3.70%
Newport - 4 £48,750 -
Cardiff - 2 £42,500 - 1
Reigate - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £41,500 -
East Midlands +14 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Derbyshire +1 1 £47,500 -17.39%
South West 0 1 - - 1
Scotland -8 1 - -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 320 (99.69%) F5
2 248 (77.26%) Cisco
3 222 (69.16%) Firewall
4 194 (60.44%) Cisco Certification
5 187 (58.26%) CheckPoint
6 180 (56.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 171 (53.27%) Cisco ASA
8 134 (41.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 124 (38.63%) Load Balancing
10 118 (36.76%) Network Security
10 118 (36.76%) CCNP
11 112 (34.89%) BIG-IP
12 107 (33.33%) LAN
13 104 (32.40%) WAN
13 104 (32.40%) Data Centre
14 99 (30.84%) CCIE
15 88 (27.41%) VPN
15 88 (27.41%) VMware
16 79 (24.61%) CCSE
17 78 (24.30%) Cisco PIX
18 73 (22.74%) TCP/IP
18 73 (22.74%) Linux
19 69 (21.50%) Wireless
19 69 (21.50%) Juniper
20 68 (21.18%) BGP
20 68 (21.18%) Finance
20 68 (21.18%) CCNA
21 61 (19.00%) SolarWinds
22 60 (18.69%) Windows
23 53 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (4.98%) IIS
2 13 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.74%) Apache
4 8 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.18%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.87%) JBoss
6 6 (1.87%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (4.36%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.87%) Mimecast
4 4 (1.25%) IaaS
4 4 (1.25%) SaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 222 (69.16%) Firewall
2 180 (56.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 171 (53.27%) Cisco ASA
4 134 (41.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 118 (36.76%) Network Security
6 112 (34.89%) BIG-IP
7 107 (33.33%) LAN
8 104 (32.40%) WAN
9 88 (27.41%) VPN
10 78 (24.30%) Cisco PIX
11 73 (22.74%) TCP/IP
12 69 (21.50%) Wireless
13 68 (21.18%) BGP
14 53 (16.51%) OSPF
15 45 (14.02%) DHCP
15 45 (14.02%) EIGRP
16 44 (13.71%) SSL
17 42 (13.08%) DNS
18 33 (10.28%) Cisco IOS
19 31 (9.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.36%) MongoDB
2 8 (2.49%) Aerospike
2 8 (2.49%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.31%) DB2
4 1 (0.31%) MySQL
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (3.12%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (21.18%) Finance
2 18 (5.61%) Financial Institution
3 14 (4.36%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.05%) Banking
5 11 (3.43%) Legal
6 9 (2.80%) Advertising
7 7 (2.18%) Games
8 6 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.87%) Law
9 4 (1.25%) Retail
10 3 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 166 (51.71%) Network Engineer
2 69 (21.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 69 (21.50%) Security Engineer
3 59 (18.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 48 (14.95%) Administrator
5 41 (12.77%) Consultant
6 35 (10.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 34 (10.59%) Network Consultant
8 31 (9.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 29 (9.03%) Network Security Consultant
9 29 (9.03%) Security Consultant
10 26 (8.10%) Analyst
10 26 (8.10%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 26 (8.10%) Senior Security Engineer
11 25 (7.79%) Network Administrator
12 20 (6.23%) Network Analyst
12 20 (6.23%) Network Security Analyst
12 20 (6.23%) Security Analyst
13 19 (5.92%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 19 (5.92%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.36%) REST
2 12 (3.74%) SOAP
3 11 (3.43%) 802.1X
4 9 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (2.18%) CSS
5 7 (2.18%) Middleware
6 6 (1.87%) J2EE
6 6 (1.87%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (1.25%) COM
8 1 (0.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (32.40%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.23%) Algorithms
3 19 (5.92%) RSA SecurID
4 16 (4.98%) Clustering
5 14 (4.36%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (4.36%) Driving Licence
6 13 (4.05%) EMC VNX
6 13 (4.05%) Spread Betting
7 9 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.49%) Statistics
9 6 (1.87%) Online Games
9 6 (1.87%) PKI
9 6 (1.87%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.56%) Replication
11 4 (1.25%) Fintech
12 3 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.74%) Linux
2 60 (18.69%) Windows
3 20 (6.23%) CentOS
3 20 (6.23%) Ubuntu
4 19 (5.92%) Unix
5 18 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (4.67%) VyOS
7 13 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.56%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.25%) Debian
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.63%) Load Balancing
2 37 (11.53%) High Availability
3 30 (9.35%) Presales
4 29 (9.03%) Network Management
5 28 (8.72%) Service Delivery
6 24 (7.48%) DevOps
6 24 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 22 (6.85%) Data Centre Operations
8 21 (6.54%) ITIL
9 20 (6.23%) Analytics
9 20 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (6.23%) SIEM
10 18 (5.61%) Threat Analysis
11 17 (5.30%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.98%) Network Design
13 15 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (4.67%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
14 14 (4.36%) Project Management
15 12 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.72%) PowerShell
2 27 (8.41%) Bash Shell
3 13 (4.05%) Perl
4 12 (3.74%) Tcl
5 11 (3.43%) Ruby
6 9 (2.80%) Python
7 6 (1.87%) Java
7 6 (1.87%) VB
8 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 194 (60.44%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (36.76%) CCNP
3 99 (30.84%) CCIE
4 79 (24.61%) CCSE
5 68 (21.18%) CCNA
6 40 (12.46%) Degree
7 28 (8.72%) CCSA
8 14 (4.36%) CCDP
9 10 (3.12%) JNCIS
10 8 (2.49%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (2.49%) JNCIP
11 6 (1.87%) RHCE
12 5 (1.56%) CCIP
12 5 (1.56%) CCSP
12 5 (1.56%) HND
13 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.62%) CCDA
15 2 (0.62%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.18%) PCI DSS
1 7 (2.18%) SLA
2 6 (1.87%) ISO 8583
2 6 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.62%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (12.46%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.92%) vSphere
4 4 (1.25%) NFS
5 3 (0.93%) Openswan
5 3 (0.93%) Squid
5 3 (0.93%) Varnish
6 2 (0.62%) Docker
7 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.31%) Samba
7 1 (0.31%) Snort
Systems Management
1 25 (7.79%) Cacti
1 25 (7.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 20 (6.23%) FortiGate
3 19 (5.92%) Nagios
4 15 (4.67%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (4.05%) HP SIM
6 12 (3.74%) OpenNMS
7 8 (2.49%) Cisco UCCE
7 8 (2.49%) Puppet
8 7 (2.18%) CiscoWorks
9 6 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (1.87%) Salt
10 3 (0.93%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.93%) SmokePing
10 3 (0.93%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.62%) Ansible
11 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.62%) vMotion
12 1 (0.31%) Graphite
Vendors
1 320 (99.69%) F5
2 248 (77.26%) Cisco
3 187 (58.26%) CheckPoint
4 88 (27.41%) VMware
5 69 (21.50%) Juniper
6 61 (19.00%) SolarWinds
7 44 (13.71%) Microsoft
8 40 (12.46%) Palo Alto
9 32 (9.97%) Blue Coat
10 31 (9.66%) Riverbed
11 23 (7.17%) Fortinet
12 21 (6.54%) ArcSight
13 19 (5.92%) AlgoSec
13 19 (5.92%) Cyber-Ark
13 19 (5.92%) Qualys
14 18 (5.61%) Brocade
15 16 (4.98%) Extreme Networks
16 15 (4.67%) Vyatta
17 14 (4.36%) Aruba
17 14 (4.36%) Citrix
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