Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 258 273
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 +5
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 2 8 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% 0.12% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.53% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 46
Berkshire median annual salary £105,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £97,500 £53,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £70,000 £70,625
South East median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +37.14%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,262 1,505 2,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.16% 23.33% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1,155 1,806
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +4.21%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,950 £28,875
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Berkshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Berkshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Reading +16 2 £105,000 +50.00% 2
BIG-IP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Migration

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware