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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 763 805 904
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +99
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 148 165 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.84% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 109 75
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 £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +9.52%

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
16834 19627 20614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 15753 16485
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 29 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 29 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
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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 +22 132 £60,000 +4.34% 8
South East +31 63 £60,000 +2.12% 2
London +9 44 £72,500 +26.08%
East of England +50 19 £49,500 -1.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +38 19 £62,500 -
Berkshire -11 18 £60,000 -4.00% 1
High Wycombe +22 17 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 13 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 12 £60,000 -
Maidstone +15 11 £42,500 -26.08%
Kent +12 11 £42,500 -17.07%
Reading +3 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £46,500 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £46,500 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £67,000 -
City of London +51 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Maidenhead +6 7 £67,500 -
Bedford - 7 £67,000 -
South Wales - 5 £42,500 - 1
Wales - 5 £42,500 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +11 2 £44,000 -23.47%
Scotland -7 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Newport - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £44,000 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £72,500 -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 323 (99.69%) F5
2 251 (77.47%) Cisco
3 230 (70.99%) Firewall
4 193 (59.57%) CheckPoint
5 188 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
6 187 (57.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 172 (53.09%) Cisco ASA
8 132 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 126 (38.89%) Network Security
10 116 (35.80%) Load Balancing
11 112 (34.57%) CCNP
12 107 (33.02%) BIG-IP
13 103 (31.79%) LAN
14 100 (30.86%) WAN
15 95 (29.32%) VMware
16 94 (29.01%) Data Centre
17 90 (27.78%) CCIE
18 86 (26.54%) CCSE
19 84 (25.93%) VPN
20 77 (23.77%) Cisco PIX
21 75 (23.15%) Juniper
22 72 (22.22%) Finance
23 71 (21.91%) CCNA
23 71 (21.91%) Linux
24 69 (21.30%) TCP/IP
25 62 (19.14%) Wireless
26 61 (18.83%) BGP
27 57 (17.59%) SolarWinds
28 55 (16.98%) Windows
29 52 (16.05%) 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 (4.94%) IIS
2 14 (4.32%) Apache
2 14 (4.32%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.16%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.54%) JBoss
7 3 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.62%) Eucalyptus
8 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (4.94%) MS Visio
2 9 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.23%) IaaS
3 4 (1.23%) SaaS
4 3 (0.93%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) Nimbula
5 2 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 230 (70.99%) Firewall
2 187 (57.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 172 (53.09%) Cisco ASA
4 132 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 126 (38.89%) Network Security
6 107 (33.02%) BIG-IP
7 103 (31.79%) LAN
8 100 (30.86%) WAN
9 84 (25.93%) VPN
10 77 (23.77%) Cisco PIX
11 69 (21.30%) TCP/IP
12 62 (19.14%) Wireless
13 61 (18.83%) BGP
14 49 (15.12%) SSL
15 46 (14.20%) OSPF
16 41 (12.65%) DHCP
16 41 (12.65%) EIGRP
17 39 (12.04%) DNS
18 29 (8.95%) Cisco IOS
19 27 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.32%) MongoDB
2 9 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.47%) Aerospike
3 8 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (3.09%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 72 (22.22%) Finance
2 21 (6.48%) Financial Institution
3 12 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.40%) Banking
5 9 (2.78%) Advertising
6 7 (2.16%) Games
6 7 (2.16%) Legal
7 5 (1.54%) Law
8 4 (1.23%) Retail
9 3 (0.93%) Billing
9 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (53.40%) Network Engineer
2 78 (24.07%) Security Engineer
3 75 (23.15%) Network Security Engineer
4 59 (18.21%) Senior Network Engineer
5 46 (14.20%) Administrator
6 44 (13.58%) Consultant
7 41 (12.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 37 (11.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 37 (11.42%) Network Consultant
9 33 (10.19%) Security Consultant
10 32 (9.88%) Network Security Consultant
11 30 (9.26%) Senior Security Engineer
12 27 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 25 (7.72%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 24 (7.41%) Network Administrator
15 21 (6.48%) Analyst
15 21 (6.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 20 (6.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 17 (5.25%) Systems Administrator
18 15 (4.63%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.40%) 802.1X
1 11 (3.40%) REST
2 9 (2.78%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (2.78%) SOAP
3 8 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (1.85%) Middleware
5 5 (1.54%) CSS
5 5 (1.54%) J2EE
6 4 (1.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 94 (29.01%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.79%) RSA SecurID
3 17 (5.25%) Algorithms
3 17 (5.25%) Clustering
3 17 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.63%) Driving Licence
5 14 (4.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (4.01%) EMC VNX
6 13 (4.01%) Spread Betting
7 9 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.47%) Private Cloud
9 7 (2.16%) PKI
10 6 (1.85%) Online Games
11 5 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.54%) Replication
11 5 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.54%) Statistics
12 4 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 71 (21.91%) Linux
2 55 (16.98%) Windows
3 20 (6.17%) CentOS
3 20 (6.17%) Ubuntu
4 18 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (4.94%) Unix
5 16 (4.94%) VyOS
6 13 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.93%) Debian
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (35.80%) Load Balancing
2 37 (11.42%) High Availability
3 35 (10.80%) Presales
4 31 (9.57%) Service Delivery
5 27 (8.33%) DevOps
5 27 (8.33%) Network Management
6 23 (7.10%) SIEM
7 22 (6.79%) Data Centre Operations
8 21 (6.48%) Threat Analysis
9 20 (6.17%) ITIL
9 20 (6.17%) Mentoring
10 19 (5.86%) Analytics
10 19 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (4.94%) Network Design
12 15 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (4.32%) Change Control
13 14 (4.32%) E-Commerce
13 14 (4.32%) Project Management
14 12 (3.70%) Configuration Management
14 12 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.95%) Bash Shell
2 27 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.63%) Perl
4 14 (4.32%) Ruby
5 12 (3.70%) Python
6 9 (2.78%) Java
6 9 (2.78%) Tcl
7 3 (0.93%) VB
8 1 (0.31%) C
8 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 188 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (34.57%) CCNP
3 90 (27.78%) CCIE
4 86 (26.54%) CCSE
5 71 (21.91%) CCNA
6 40 (12.35%) Degree
7 34 (10.49%) CCSA
8 14 (4.32%) CCDP
9 13 (4.01%) JNCIS
10 11 (3.40%) JNCIP
11 9 (2.78%) RHCE
12 6 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.54%) CCSP
13 5 (1.54%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.93%) CCIP
14 3 (0.93%) HND
15 2 (0.62%) CCDA
15 2 (0.62%) MCSE
15 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.78%) ISO 8583
3 7 (2.16%) SLA
4 6 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.62%) COBIT
5 2 (0.62%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (12.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (5.25%) vSphere
4 3 (0.93%) NFS
4 3 (0.93%) Openswan
4 3 (0.93%) Squid
4 3 (0.93%) Varnish
4 3 (0.93%) Xen
5 2 (0.62%) Docker
5 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.62%) vCloud
6 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (7.10%) Cisco Prime
1 23 (7.10%) FortiGate
1 23 (7.10%) SolarWinds Orion
2 22 (6.79%) Cacti
3 15 (4.63%) Nagios
4 13 (4.01%) HP SIM
5 12 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (3.70%) OpenNMS
6 11 (3.40%) Puppet
7 9 (2.78%) Salt
8 8 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
9 6 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (1.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.93%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.93%) SmokePing
11 3 (0.93%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.62%) Ansible
12 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.62%) SCCM
12 2 (0.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 323 (99.69%) F5
2 251 (77.47%) Cisco
3 193 (59.57%) CheckPoint
4 95 (29.32%) VMware
5 75 (23.15%) Juniper
6 57 (17.59%) SolarWinds
7 44 (13.58%) Palo Alto
8 43 (13.27%) Microsoft
9 38 (11.73%) Blue Coat
10 31 (9.57%) Riverbed
11 24 (7.41%) ArcSight
11 24 (7.41%) Fortinet
12 22 (6.79%) AlgoSec
12 22 (6.79%) Cyber-Ark
12 22 (6.79%) Qualys
13 21 (6.48%) Brocade
14 17 (5.25%) Extreme Networks
15 16 (4.94%) Aruba
15 16 (4.94%) CA
15 16 (4.94%) Vyatta
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