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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.65% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
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
236 198 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.06% 17.17% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 208 167 187
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014. 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 - 7 £47,500 -
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 15 (83.33%) SCSM
3 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 15 (83.33%) LAN
3 15 (83.33%) WAN
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (83.33%) Juniper
3 15 (83.33%) ITIL
3 15 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 15 (83.33%) Data Security
3 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 15 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 15 (83.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (11.11%) hybris
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 15 (83.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Network Analyst
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
1 15 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
1 15 (83.33%) Data Security
1 15 (83.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CCNP
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (83.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (83.33%) Juniper
2 15 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) hybris
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix