Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 349 353
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 +20
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 7 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.066% 0.060% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -15.42% +4.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,650 £45,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £57,750 £60,700
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +15.38%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,975 2,261 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.55% 19.29% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,392 1,895 1,735
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,131 £25,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in the East of England

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in the East of England

BIG-IP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Hertfordshire +23 6 £30,000 -29.41%
Essex - 1 - -
BIG-IP
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (85.71%) GDPR
2 6 (85.71%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) GDPR
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto