The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 97 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 0.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
310 300 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.22% 20.86% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 275 260 222
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
South East

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +12 5 £38,750 -0.64%
Worthing +5 5 - -
Gatwick - 2 £40,000 -
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Solr
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (50.00%) hybris
4 5 (41.67%) SCSM
4 5 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) Data Security
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Support
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Data Security
1 5 (41.67%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) hybris
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat