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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks BIG-IP
Rank 243 234 209
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 17 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 0.82% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 21
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.11% +12.50%
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
1233 1098 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.46% 17.71% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 967 790 981
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 £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 December 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 +22 17 £50,000 +52.67%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (100.00%) DHCP
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (88.46%) F5
3 21 (80.77%) CCNP
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 21 (80.77%) OSPF
3 21 (80.77%) BGP
3 21 (80.77%) Blue Coat
3 21 (80.77%) CCSE
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco IOS
3 21 (80.77%) Network Security
3 21 (80.77%) Infoblox
3 21 (80.77%) Imperva
3 21 (80.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 21 (80.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 19 (73.08%) Linux
4 19 (73.08%) Citrix
5 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 14 (53.85%) Thin Client
5 14 (53.85%) NetScreen
5 14 (53.85%) Fat Client
5 14 (53.85%) DMVPN
5 14 (53.85%) Line Management
5 14 (53.85%) Mentoring

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) DHCP
1 26 (100.00%) DNS
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (80.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 21 (80.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco IOS
2 21 (80.77%) Network Security
2 21 (80.77%) OSPF
2 21 (80.77%) BGP
3 14 (53.85%) NetScreen
3 14 (53.85%) DMVPN
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (26.92%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) SSH
5 5 (19.23%) FTP
5 5 (19.23%) HTTP
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) SMTP
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Security Specialist
1 21 (80.77%) Network Specialist
1 21 (80.77%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Network Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Security Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Information Specialist
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Thin Client
1 14 (53.85%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (19.23%) Debian
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) CentOS
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
3 3 (11.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
1 14 (53.85%) Line Management
1 14 (53.85%) Mentoring
2 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security
4 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CCNP
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (80.77%) CCSE
2 7 (26.92%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) XenServer
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (88.46%) F5
3 21 (80.77%) Infoblox
3 21 (80.77%) Imperva
3 21 (80.77%) Blue Coat
3 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
4 19 (73.08%) Citrix
5 12 (46.15%) Juniper
6 7 (26.92%) HP
6 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
7 5 (19.23%) Brocade
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) Syncsort
9 2 (7.69%) NetApp
9 2 (7.69%) Dell
9 2 (7.69%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago