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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 799 823 903
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +80
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 137 152 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.79% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 121 85 88
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +20.00%

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
16648 19152 20975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.01% 17.27% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13840 15616 16765
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +29 125 £60,000 - 6
South East +30 66 £60,000 -4.00% 2
London +11 39 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Buckinghamshire +37 23 £62,500 +13.63% 1
High Wycombe +14 18 £62,500 +13.63%
Berkshire -29 18 £62,500 -3.84%
West Sussex - 12 £60,000 -
Kent +27 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Maidstone - 11 £42,500 -
Gatwick - 11 £60,000 -
East of England +38 10 £49,500 -5.71%
Maidenhead -5 8 £72,500 +7.40%
Reading -11 7 £60,000 -11.11%
North West +24 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Hertfordshire +22 5 £46,500 -11.42%
Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £45,000 -
South Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 5 £67,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £46,500 -
Manchester +11 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Bedford - 4 £67,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £67,000 -
City of London +40 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +28 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +27 2 - - 1
Leeds +24 2 - - 1
East Midlands +12 2 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Scotland -5 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 312 (100.00%) F5
2 238 (76.28%) Cisco
3 223 (71.47%) Firewall
4 200 (64.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 181 (58.01%) CheckPoint
6 168 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
7 166 (53.21%) Cisco ASA
8 122 (39.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 118 (37.82%) Network Security
10 106 (33.97%) CCNP
11 103 (33.01%) BIG-IP
12 98 (31.41%) Load Balancing
13 95 (30.45%) VMware
14 89 (28.53%) LAN
15 87 (27.88%) WAN
16 84 (26.92%) Data Centre
17 80 (25.64%) CCSE
18 78 (25.00%) CCIE
19 76 (24.36%) Juniper
19 76 (24.36%) Finance
20 75 (24.04%) VPN
21 67 (21.47%) CCNA
21 67 (21.47%) Cisco PIX
22 62 (19.87%) Linux
23 60 (19.23%) TCP/IP
24 56 (17.95%) Wireless
25 52 (16.67%) SSL
26 50 (16.03%) SolarWinds
26 50 (16.03%) Palo Alto
27 49 (15.71%) 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 15 (4.81%) IIS
2 14 (4.49%) Apache
2 14 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.28%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.96%) JBoss
7 2 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.64%) Confluence
7 2 (0.64%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (0.64%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.64%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.60%) SaaS
3 4 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.96%) IaaS
5 2 (0.64%) Nimbula
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 223 (71.47%) Firewall
2 200 (64.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 166 (53.21%) Cisco ASA
4 122 (39.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 118 (37.82%) Network Security
6 103 (33.01%) BIG-IP
7 89 (28.53%) LAN
8 87 (27.88%) WAN
9 75 (24.04%) VPN
10 67 (21.47%) Cisco PIX
11 60 (19.23%) TCP/IP
12 56 (17.95%) Wireless
13 52 (16.67%) SSL
14 48 (15.38%) BGP
15 36 (11.54%) DHCP
15 36 (11.54%) EIGRP
16 35 (11.22%) DNS
17 34 (10.90%) OSPF
18 23 (7.37%) MPLS
19 21 (6.73%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 11 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.56%) Aerospike
3 8 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.64%) Redis
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (3.21%) TeamCity
2 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.64%) JIRA
4 2 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.32%) Gitweb
General
1 76 (24.36%) Finance
2 20 (6.41%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.56%) Games
4 7 (2.24%) Advertising
4 7 (2.24%) Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.28%) Law
5 4 (1.28%) Retail
6 3 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.64%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 166 (53.21%) Network Engineer
2 75 (24.04%) Security Engineer
3 69 (22.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 54 (17.31%) Senior Network Engineer
5 49 (15.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 45 (14.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 45 (14.42%) Consultant
7 39 (12.50%) Network Consultant
8 37 (11.86%) Administrator
9 36 (11.54%) Security Consultant
10 34 (10.90%) Network Security Consultant
11 29 (9.29%) Senior Security Engineer
12 27 (8.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 23 (7.37%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 23 (7.37%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 20 (6.41%) LAN Engineer
15 18 (5.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 17 (5.45%) Analyst
17 16 (5.13%) Network Administrator
17 16 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.53%) 802.1X
1 11 (3.53%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (1.92%) REST
4 5 (1.60%) CSS
5 4 (1.28%) Middleware
5 4 (1.28%) SOAP
6 3 (0.96%) COM
6 3 (0.96%) J2EE
7 2 (0.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 84 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.05%) RSA SecurID
3 17 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (4.81%) Clustering
6 14 (4.49%) Algorithms
7 13 (4.17%) EMC VNX
7 13 (4.17%) Spread Betting
8 12 (3.85%) Driving Licence
9 11 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (3.21%) Private Cloud
11 8 (2.56%) Online Games
12 6 (1.92%) PKI
12 6 (1.92%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.60%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.28%) Fintech
14 4 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (1.28%) Replication
14 4 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.87%) Linux
2 48 (15.38%) Windows
3 21 (6.73%) CentOS
4 19 (6.09%) Ubuntu
5 17 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.85%) Unix
7 12 (3.85%) VyOS
8 5 (1.60%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.64%) CatOS
9 2 (0.64%) Debian
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (31.41%) Load Balancing
2 38 (12.18%) Presales
3 31 (9.94%) DevOps
3 31 (9.94%) Service Delivery
4 29 (9.29%) High Availability
5 24 (7.69%) SIEM
6 22 (7.05%) Threat Analysis
7 21 (6.73%) Data Centre Operations
8 20 (6.41%) ITIL
9 19 (6.09%) Analytics
9 19 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (6.09%) Network Management
10 15 (4.81%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.81%) Network Design
11 14 (4.49%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (4.17%) Change Control
13 12 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.94%) Bash Shell
2 26 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.13%) Ruby
4 14 (4.49%) Python
5 12 (3.85%) Perl
6 10 (3.21%) Java
7 4 (1.28%) Tcl
8 3 (0.96%) C
9 2 (0.64%) PHP
9 2 (0.64%) R
10 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 168 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (33.97%) CCNP
3 80 (25.64%) CCSE
4 78 (25.00%) CCIE
5 67 (21.47%) CCNA
6 39 (12.50%) Degree
7 35 (11.22%) CCSA
8 17 (5.45%) JNCIS
9 15 (4.81%) JNCIP
10 13 (4.17%) CCDP
11 9 (2.88%) RHCE
12 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.60%) CCSP
13 5 (1.60%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.28%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.64%) CCDA
15 2 (0.64%) CCIP
15 2 (0.64%) MCSE
15 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) ISO 8583
1 9 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.56%) SLA
3 5 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.64%) COBIT
5 2 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 49 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.81%) vSphere
4 5 (1.60%) Squid
5 4 (1.28%) NFS
5 4 (1.28%) Xen
6 3 (0.96%) Openswan
6 3 (0.96%) Varnish
7 2 (0.64%) Docker
7 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.64%) vCloud
7 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 27 (8.65%) FortiGate
2 26 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 23 (7.37%) Cacti
4 22 (7.05%) SolarWinds Orion
5 18 (5.77%) Nagios
6 16 (5.13%) Puppet
7 13 (4.17%) HP SIM
7 13 (4.17%) OpenNMS
8 10 (3.21%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (2.88%) Salt
10 7 (2.24%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (1.60%) HAProxy
13 4 (1.28%) Ansible
13 4 (1.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 3 (0.96%) SmokePing
15 2 (0.64%) SCCM
15 2 (0.64%) SCOM
15 2 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 312 (100.00%) F5
2 238 (76.28%) Cisco
3 181 (58.01%) CheckPoint
4 95 (30.45%) VMware
5 76 (24.36%) Juniper
6 50 (16.03%) Palo Alto
6 50 (16.03%) SolarWinds
7 42 (13.46%) Blue Coat
7 42 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 31 (9.94%) Riverbed
9 25 (8.01%) ArcSight
10 23 (7.37%) AlgoSec
10 23 (7.37%) Cyber-Ark
10 23 (7.37%) Fortinet
10 23 (7.37%) Qualys
11 18 (5.77%) Aruba
12 17 (5.45%) Brocade
12 17 (5.45%) EMC
13 13 (4.17%) CA
13 13 (4.17%) Citrix
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Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Buckinghamshire
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