The table below looks at the statistics for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 257 255
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.099% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.63% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 23
Median salary - £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.13% -6.50%
BIG-IP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
984 1104 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.86% 15.66% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 797 841 1009
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BIG-IP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

BIG-IP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
4 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (33.33%) CA
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (33.33%) Network Design
6 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) EIGRP
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) FTP
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 2 (22.22%) RIP
6 2 (22.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IP Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds