The table below looks at the statistics for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
Rank 246 248 199
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.058% 0.085% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.45% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 13
Average salary £95,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.87% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.50%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
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
1140 1345 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.52% 19.03% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1033 753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Yorkshire region.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

F5 BIG-IP LTM Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £95,000 -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £62,500 +78.57%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) F5
1 16 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
3 12 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) BIG-IP
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (43.75%) Network Security
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (37.50%) ProxySG
8 6 (37.50%) CCSE
8 6 (37.50%) DHCP
8 6 (37.50%) OSPF
8 6 (37.50%) BGP
8 6 (37.50%) DNS
8 6 (37.50%) CCNP
8 6 (37.50%) Citrix
8 6 (37.50%) XenServer
8 6 (37.50%) Infoblox
8 6 (37.50%) Imperva
9 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
9 5 (31.25%) UNIX

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 F5 BIG-IP LTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (18.75%) Commerce Server
1 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Process Server
1 3 (18.75%) PegaRULES
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) Joomla!
1 3 (18.75%) Drupal
1 3 (18.75%) WordPress
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
1 3 (18.75%) CloudStack
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (56.25%) BIG-IP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (43.75%) Network Security
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) BGP
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) NetScreen
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
7 3 (18.75%) DMVPN
7 3 (18.75%) NX-OS
8 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.25%) NAS
8 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) OLTP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (18.75%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Specialist
2 7 (43.75%) Security Specialist
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) Information Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) Platform Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Lead Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) Express
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) WSDL
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 3 (18.75%) DataPower
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
4 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Content Management
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Line Management
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) BPEL
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Jython
2 3 (18.75%) Korn
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
2 6 (37.50%) CCSE
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) XenServer
2 6 (37.50%) ProxySG
3 3 (18.75%) Xen
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) pfSense
3 3 (18.75%) KVM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) F5
2 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Blue Coat
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Infoblox
5 6 (37.50%) Imperva
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) Intel
8 3 (18.75%) Juniper
8 3 (18.75%) Endeca
8 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
9 1 (6.25%) Nokia
9 1 (6.25%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft