The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 34 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 25 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 6.25% 2.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.65% 8.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
BIG-IP
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 159 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 19.75% 27.70% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 41
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in York

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in York

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in York

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
1 37 (100.00%) CCNP
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (100.00%) Firewall
1 37 (100.00%) CCSE
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 37 (100.00%) Network Security
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 37 (100.00%) F5
1 37 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 37 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 34 (91.89%) Infoblox
2 34 (91.89%) Imperva
2 34 (91.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (91.89%) Blue Coat
2 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 34 (91.89%) OSPF
2 34 (91.89%) BGP
2 34 (91.89%) DHCP
2 34 (91.89%) DNS
3 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
3 20 (54.05%) Citrix
3 20 (54.05%) Thin Client
3 20 (54.05%) NetScreen
3 20 (54.05%) Fat Client
3 20 (54.05%) DMVPN
3 20 (54.05%) Line Management
3 20 (54.05%) Mentoring

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 37 (100.00%) Network Security
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 37 (100.00%) Firewall
1 37 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 37 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 34 (91.89%) DHCP
2 34 (91.89%) DNS
2 34 (91.89%) OSPF
2 34 (91.89%) BGP
3 20 (54.05%) NetScreen
3 20 (54.05%) DMVPN
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (37.84%) Wireless
5 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 37 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 37 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 17 (45.95%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 17 (45.95%) Senior Network Specialist
2 17 (45.95%) Senior Security Specialist
3 14 (37.84%) Information Security Specialist
3 14 (37.84%) Information Specialist
3 14 (37.84%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Thin Client
1 20 (54.05%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
1 20 (54.05%) Line Management
1 20 (54.05%) Mentoring
2 14 (37.84%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CCNP
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (100.00%) CCSE
2 17 (45.95%) CISSP
System Software
1 34 (91.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) XenServer
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 37 (100.00%) F5
2 34 (91.89%) Infoblox
2 34 (91.89%) Imperva
2 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 34 (91.89%) Blue Coat
3 20 (54.05%) Citrix
4 17 (45.95%) Juniper
5 14 (37.84%) HP
5 14 (37.84%) SolarWinds