Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 1099 1040
Rank change year-on-year +86 -59 +77
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 141 74 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.28% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 187
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - -
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,918 26,821 32,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.17% 16.05% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19,851 21,904 27,349
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP GTM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in England.

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in England

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the England region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
London +85 96 £57,500 - 3
North of England +26 21 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Yorkshire +28 13 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South East -12 11 £52,500 +22.09% 4
South West +12 10 £55,000 -
North West - 8 £42,250 - 2
East of England +4 3 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 England region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 141 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 140 (99.29%) F5
3 128 (90.78%) Cisco
4 113 (80.14%) Firewall
5 105 (74.47%) Cisco ASA
6 101 (71.63%) Cisco Certification
7 92 (65.25%) CheckPoint
8 89 (63.12%) CCNP
8 89 (63.12%) Cisco Nexus
9 81 (57.45%) Juniper
10 77 (54.61%) Network Security
11 73 (51.77%) CCIE
12 66 (46.81%) Blue Coat
13 63 (44.68%) DNS
14 62 (43.97%) Cisco IOS
14 62 (43.97%) NX-OS
15 59 (41.84%) Finance
16 58 (41.13%) BGP
17 57 (40.43%) OSPF
17 57 (40.43%) WAN
18 54 (38.30%) MPLS
18 54 (38.30%) VPN
19 51 (36.17%) Infoblox
20 48 (34.04%) VMware
21 47 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
22 46 (32.62%) Problem-Solving
23 45 (31.91%) Imperva
24 44 (31.21%) NetScaler
25 43 (30.50%) VPLS
26 40 (28.37%) DHCP

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.42%) JBoss
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.71%) PaaS
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 113 (80.14%) Firewall
3 105 (74.47%) Cisco ASA
4 89 (63.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 77 (54.61%) Network Security
6 63 (44.68%) DNS
7 62 (43.97%) Cisco IOS
7 62 (43.97%) NX-OS
8 58 (41.13%) BGP
9 57 (40.43%) OSPF
9 57 (40.43%) WAN
10 54 (38.30%) MPLS
10 54 (38.30%) VPN
11 44 (31.21%) NetScaler
12 43 (30.50%) VPLS
13 40 (28.37%) DHCP
14 35 (24.82%) Wireless
15 33 (23.40%) BIG-IP
15 33 (23.40%) WLAN
16 31 (21.99%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) Hazelcast
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (22.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (41.84%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Banking
3 16 (11.35%) Advertising
4 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.26%) Retail
6 4 (2.84%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (40.43%) Network Security Specialist
1 57 (40.43%) Security Specialist
2 52 (36.88%) Network Engineer
2 52 (36.88%) Network Specialist
3 40 (28.37%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 37 (26.24%) Senior Network Specialist
5 35 (24.82%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 35 (24.82%) Senior Security Specialist
6 27 (19.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 26 (18.44%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 26 (18.44%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 19 (13.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 14 (9.93%) Cisco Specialist
10 12 (8.51%) Cisco Security Specialist
11 11 (7.80%) Security Engineer
12 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.96%) Security Support Engineer
14 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (4.26%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.42%) JMS
2 2 (1.42%) Middleware
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.42%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) JSON
3 1 (0.71%) LDAP
3 1 (0.71%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.26%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (1.42%) Clustering
5 2 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) Fintech
6 1 (0.71%) PKI
6 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Unix
2 9 (6.38%) Linux
3 6 (4.26%) Windows
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.62%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (25.53%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (19.15%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 27 (19.15%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 17 (12.06%) Due Diligence
4 17 (12.06%) Load Balancing
4 17 (12.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (11.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (11.35%) Fund Management
5 16 (11.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 16 (11.35%) Time Management
6 12 (8.51%) ITIL
6 12 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (6.38%) Validation
8 8 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.26%) High Availability
11 5 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.84%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (2.84%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) Python
2 28 (19.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.84%) SQL
4 2 (1.42%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 101 (71.63%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (63.12%) CCNP
3 73 (51.77%) CCIE
4 18 (12.77%) CCSE
4 18 (12.77%) CISSP
4 18 (12.77%) CLAS
4 18 (12.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (12.77%) Degree
5 4 (2.84%) CCSA
6 3 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (1.42%) CCIE Security
8 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (19.15%) XenApp
2 27 (19.15%) XenDesktop
3 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
4 18 (12.77%) XenServer
5 7 (4.96%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.42%) Docker
7 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (19.86%) Puppet
2 27 (19.15%) Terraform
3 10 (7.09%) Ansible
4 7 (4.96%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.42%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.42%) Foglight
5 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.42%) OPNET
6 1 (0.71%) Cacti
6 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) SCOM
6 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 140 (99.29%) F5
2 128 (90.78%) Cisco
3 92 (65.25%) CheckPoint
4 81 (57.45%) Juniper
5 66 (46.81%) Blue Coat
6 51 (36.17%) Infoblox
7 48 (34.04%) VMware
8 45 (31.91%) Imperva
9 34 (24.11%) Palo Alto
10 28 (19.86%) Citrix
11 27 (19.15%) Google
11 27 (19.15%) Zscaler
12 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
13 24 (17.02%) SolarWinds
14 22 (15.60%) HP
15 17 (12.06%) Fortinet
16 11 (7.80%) WorldPay
17 9 (6.38%) Forcepoint
18 4 (2.84%) McAfee
18 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow