The first table below looks at the demand for BIG-IP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 249 187 202
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +15
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 11 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 2.22% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 1
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1286 989 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.35% 18.45% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 777 730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BIG-IP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

BIG-IP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
North Yorkshire -11 6 £48,750 -2.50%
West Yorkshire -41 1 £50,000 +33.33%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (100.00%) F5
2 32 (94.12%) CheckPoint
3 25 (73.53%) CCNP
3 25 (73.53%) Linux
3 25 (73.53%) Firewall
3 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 25 (73.53%) Cisco IOS
3 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (73.53%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (70.59%) Network Security
4 24 (70.59%) Blue Coat
4 24 (70.59%) CCSE
4 24 (70.59%) OSPF
4 24 (70.59%) BGP
4 24 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 24 (70.59%) DNS
4 24 (70.59%) DHCP
4 24 (70.59%) NetScreen
4 24 (70.59%) DMVPN
4 24 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 24 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 24 (70.59%) Infoblox
4 24 (70.59%) Imperva
5 15 (44.12%) Fat Client
5 15 (44.12%) Thin Client
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) IPsec

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco IOS
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (70.59%) DMVPN
2 24 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 24 (70.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 24 (70.59%) Network Security
2 24 (70.59%) OSPF
2 24 (70.59%) BGP
2 24 (70.59%) NetScreen
2 24 (70.59%) DHCP
2 24 (70.59%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) WAN
3 10 (29.41%) IPsec
4 9 (26.47%) IP Telephony
4 9 (26.47%) LAN
4 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 9 (26.47%) Unified Communications
4 9 (26.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (23.53%) SSL
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Network Specialist
1 20 (58.82%) Network Security Specialist
1 20 (58.82%) Security Specialist
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Network Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Network Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Thin Client
1 15 (44.12%) Fat Client
2 9 (26.47%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (23.53%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) CentOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) E-Commerce
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) Network Design
4 8 (23.53%) Network Management
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (73.53%) CCNP
3 24 (70.59%) CCSE
4 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (26.47%) XenServer
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) F5
2 32 (94.12%) CheckPoint
3 25 (73.53%) VMware
4 24 (70.59%) Blue Coat
4 24 (70.59%) Infoblox
4 24 (70.59%) Imperva
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 9 (26.47%) HP
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec