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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 792 805 879
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +74
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 123 151 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.83% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 87 106 81
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
16241 18264 21126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 16.73% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13436 15156 16686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +16 104 £61,250 +11.36% 6
South East +12 49 £58,750 -6.00% 1
London +20 35 £67,500 +18.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +40 21 £53,750 -2.27%
Berkshire -4 16 £61,250 -9.25% 1
North West +24 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wales - 11 £45,000 -
South Wales - 11 £45,000 -
Maidenhead -10 10 £57,500 -14.81%
Hounslow - 8 £75,000 -
City of London +61 6 £65,000 +20.93%
Kent +21 6 £42,500 +6.25%
High Wycombe -3 6 £53,750 -2.27%
Cardiff - 6 £45,000 -
Scotland +18 5 £40,000 -
Manchester +9 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Newport - 5 £45,000 -
East Midlands +15 4 £37,000 -1.33%
Nottingham +14 4 £37,000 -
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £37,000 -
Maidstone +5 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Gatwick - 4 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
Chester - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +33 2 £58,750 -6.00%
Yorkshire +30 2 - - 1
Leeds +29 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +21 2 - - 1

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 273 (100.00%) F5
2 200 (73.26%) Firewall
3 190 (69.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 184 (67.40%) Cisco
5 144 (52.75%) CheckPoint
6 127 (46.52%) Cisco ASA
7 109 (39.93%) Cisco Certification
8 99 (36.26%) BIG-IP
9 91 (33.33%) Network Security
10 85 (31.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 84 (30.77%) VMware
12 80 (29.30%) LAN
13 75 (27.47%) Load Balancing
14 73 (26.74%) Finance
15 70 (25.64%) CCNP
16 67 (24.54%) CCSE
17 61 (22.34%) WAN
18 60 (21.98%) Juniper
18 60 (21.98%) TCP/IP
19 58 (21.25%) Data Centre
20 56 (20.51%) Linux
21 55 (20.15%) CCNA
22 51 (18.68%) VPN
22 51 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
23 50 (18.32%) SSL
24 46 (16.85%) Wireless
24 46 (16.85%) Palo Alto
25 42 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
26 41 (15.02%) Microsoft
26 41 (15.02%) CCIE

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 15 (5.49%) IIS
2 14 (5.13%) Apache
2 14 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.10%) JBoss
6 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.73%) Confluence
6 2 (0.73%) Eucalyptus
6 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.73%) nginx
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.83%) SaaS
5 3 (1.10%) Office 365
6 2 (0.73%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 200 (73.26%) Firewall
2 190 (69.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 127 (46.52%) Cisco ASA
4 99 (36.26%) BIG-IP
5 91 (33.33%) Network Security
6 85 (31.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 80 (29.30%) LAN
8 61 (22.34%) WAN
9 60 (21.98%) TCP/IP
10 51 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
10 51 (18.68%) VPN
11 50 (18.32%) SSL
12 46 (16.85%) Wireless
13 30 (10.99%) DNS
14 27 (9.89%) BGP
14 27 (9.89%) DHCP
15 24 (8.79%) EIGRP
16 23 (8.42%) MPLS
17 20 (7.33%) VLAN
18 19 (6.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 11 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.20%) Aerospike
3 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (2.20%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.73%) JIRA
3 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.37%) Gitweb
General
1 73 (26.74%) Finance
2 13 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 11 (4.03%) Banking
4 6 (2.20%) Retail
5 5 (1.83%) Advertising
6 4 (1.47%) Games
7 3 (1.10%) Law
7 3 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 141 (51.65%) Network Engineer
2 63 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 53 (19.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 52 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 48 (17.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 36 (13.19%) Senior Network Engineer
7 32 (11.72%) Consultant
8 29 (10.62%) Network Consultant
9 27 (9.89%) Administrator
9 27 (9.89%) Senior Security Engineer
10 26 (9.52%) Security Consultant
11 25 (9.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 24 (8.79%) Network Security Consultant
13 21 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 19 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
14 19 (6.96%) LAN Engineer
15 17 (6.23%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 17 (6.23%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (5.49%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 13 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.03%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (3.30%) 802.1X
3 8 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (1.47%) CSS
5 3 (1.10%) J2EE
5 3 (1.10%) Middleware
5 3 (1.10%) Web Services
6 2 (0.73%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.25%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (5.86%) Clustering
4 15 (5.49%) RSA SecurID
5 14 (5.13%) Algorithms
5 14 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.40%) Private Cloud
7 11 (4.03%) Spread Betting
8 10 (3.66%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.56%) EMC VNX
9 7 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.83%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.47%) Online Games
13 3 (1.10%) Statistics
14 2 (0.73%) Fintech
14 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.51%) Linux
2 41 (15.02%) Windows
3 17 (6.23%) CentOS
3 17 (6.23%) Unix
4 15 (5.49%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.66%) VyOS
6 6 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.47%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.47%) Load Balancing
2 34 (12.45%) DevOps
3 28 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 27 (9.89%) ITIL
5 26 (9.52%) Network Design
6 25 (9.16%) Presales
7 21 (7.69%) High Availability
8 17 (6.23%) Analytics
9 16 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.86%) Data Centre Operations
9 16 (5.86%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (5.49%) SIEM
10 15 (5.49%) Threat Analysis
11 14 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
12 13 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
13 12 (4.40%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.03%) Change Control
14 11 (4.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.72%) Bash Shell
2 26 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.23%) Python
3 17 (6.23%) Ruby
4 12 (4.40%) Perl
5 10 (3.66%) Java
6 9 (3.30%) R
7 4 (1.47%) C
8 2 (0.73%) PHP
8 2 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (39.93%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (25.64%) CCNP
3 67 (24.54%) CCSE
4 55 (20.15%) CCNA
5 41 (15.02%) CCIE
6 29 (10.62%) Degree
7 27 (9.89%) CCSA
8 15 (5.49%) JNCIP
8 15 (5.49%) JNCIS
9 9 (3.30%) RHCE
10 5 (1.83%) CCDP
10 5 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.47%) MCSE
11 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.10%) CCMSE
12 3 (1.10%) CISA
12 3 (1.10%) CISM
12 3 (1.10%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.30%) ISO 8583
2 9 (3.30%) SLA
3 7 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) COBIT
4 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 42 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (10.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.56%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.83%) vSphere
4 5 (1.83%) Xen
5 2 (0.73%) NFS
5 2 (0.73%) Squid
5 2 (0.73%) vCloud
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (7.33%) Puppet
2 16 (5.86%) FortiGate
3 15 (5.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 14 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (4.03%) Nagios
6 10 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (3.30%) Salt
8 7 (2.56%) Cacti
9 6 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (1.83%) HP SIM
11 4 (1.47%) OpenNMS
12 3 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 2 (0.73%) Ansible
13 2 (0.73%) Grafana
13 2 (0.73%) Graphite
13 2 (0.73%) Graylog
13 2 (0.73%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.73%) Icinga
13 2 (0.73%) StatsD
13 2 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 273 (100.00%) F5
2 184 (67.40%) Cisco
3 144 (52.75%) CheckPoint
4 84 (30.77%) VMware
5 60 (21.98%) Juniper
6 46 (16.85%) Palo Alto
7 41 (15.02%) Blue Coat
7 41 (15.02%) Microsoft
8 39 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 28 (10.26%) Riverbed
10 18 (6.59%) Aruba
11 16 (5.86%) AlgoSec
11 16 (5.86%) ArcSight
11 16 (5.86%) Cyber-Ark
11 16 (5.86%) Qualys
12 14 (5.13%) Brocade
12 14 (5.13%) HP
13 11 (4.03%) EMC
13 11 (4.03%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (4.03%) Fortinet
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