The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 78 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 24 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.06% 0.73% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 3.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -3.50%
BIG-IP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 302 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.64% 22.19% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 193 273 276
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the West Sussex region.

BIG-IP Salary Trend in West Sussex

BIG-IP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +9 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Crawley - 11 £40,000 -
Gatwick +13 7 £42,500 +6.25%
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP.

1 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
2 18 (58.06%) MySQL
2 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Apache
2 18 (58.06%) Tomcat
2 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
2 18 (58.06%) Apache Solr
2 18 (58.06%) vSphere
2 18 (58.06%) hybris
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) LAN
3 13 (41.94%) WAN
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) Juniper
4 12 (38.71%) SLA
4 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
5 11 (35.48%) Service Management
5 11 (35.48%) Line Management
6 10 (32.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
8 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BIG-IP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (58.06%) Apache
1 18 (58.06%) Tomcat
1 18 (58.06%) Apache Solr
2 7 (22.58%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) LAN
2 13 (41.94%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) MySQL
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Linux Administrator
1 14 (45.16%) Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) Network Team Leader
3 8 (25.81%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Service Management
1 11 (35.48%) Line Management
2 10 (32.26%) Network Load Balancing
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
2 12 (38.71%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) vSphere
2 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
1 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
1 18 (58.06%) hybris
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco
3 12 (38.71%) Juniper
3 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.68%) Mitel