The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 100 122 127
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5  
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.72% 0.057% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.15% 0.30% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  

BIG-IP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 241 338 323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.29% 19.31% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 173 270 240
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing BIG-IP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Buckinghamshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Buckinghamshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +16 9 £47,500 -9.52%
BIG-IP
South East

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 16 (100.00%) VPN
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) F5
2 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (62.50%) Remedy
3 10 (62.50%) SLA
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 10 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 10 (62.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 9 (56.25%) Gemalto
4 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
4 9 (56.25%) SAS
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 6 (37.50%) MPLS
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (56.25%) SAS
1 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) VPN
2 15 (93.75%) LAN
2 15 (93.75%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Internet
3 6 (37.50%) MPLS
3 6 (37.50%) OSPF
3 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 10 (62.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 10 (62.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) F5
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) Remedy
4 9 (56.25%) Gemalto
5 6 (37.50%) Avaya
5 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint