Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 114 132
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.092% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 2.20% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -12.00%
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +14.58% -23.20%

BIG-IP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 203 227 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.71% 14.13% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 170 194 290
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.63% +26.97%
10th Percentile £22,725 £28,225 £25,364
90th Percentile £66,025 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing BIG-IP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Bedfordshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Bedfordshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +16 1 £60,000 +9.09%
BIG-IP
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5