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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank - 255 249
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.058% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.36% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Median salary - £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -5.10%
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
967 1117 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.67% 16.31% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 773 888 1044
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 29 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 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
1 5 (83.33%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) CA
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) RIP
4 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) People Management

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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (16.67%) Tuxedo
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
1 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
1 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) RIP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CA
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds