Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 352 368
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 +12
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 8 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.066% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.38% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 18
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £53,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.19% +10.94% -23.20%
10th Percentile £37,575 £46,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £58,250 £55,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% +6.67%

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 2289 2088 2650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.98% 16.01% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1687 2073
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £64,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BIG-IP in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 20 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
Hertfordshire +5 6 £42,500 -20.19%
Bedfordshire +24 1 £60,000 +12.68%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £52,500 -
BIG-IP
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (75.00%) ProxySG
3 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) tcpdump

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Junos
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCSE
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper