Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 977 1115 995
Rank change year-on-year +138 -120 +129
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 137 51 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.031% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.19% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 103 21 160
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £57,250 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.09% -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 22,958 26,363 30,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.96% 16.02% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18,279 21,582 25,173
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 October 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 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
London +98 83 £65,000 - 7
North of England +54 36 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire +43 21 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North West - 15 £45,000 -
South East +25 12 £60,500 +7.56% 4
East of England +18 3 - -
South West +8 3 £55,000 +30.95% 2
F5 BIG-IP GTM
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 136 (99.27%) F5
2 135 (98.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 124 (90.51%) Cisco
4 104 (75.91%) Cisco Certification
5 102 (74.45%) Firewall
6 91 (66.42%) CCNP
7 90 (65.69%) Cisco ASA
8 87 (63.50%) CheckPoint
9 76 (55.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 74 (54.01%) CCIE
11 57 (41.61%) Network Security
12 56 (40.88%) Finance
13 53 (38.69%) OSPF
14 51 (37.23%) BGP
14 51 (37.23%) WAN
14 51 (37.23%) VPN
15 49 (35.77%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (34.31%) Juniper
16 47 (34.31%) MPLS
17 45 (32.85%) Cisco IOS
17 45 (32.85%) NX-OS
18 36 (26.28%) NetScaler
18 36 (26.28%) Palo Alto
19 33 (24.09%) VPLS
19 33 (24.09%) Blue Coat
20 32 (23.36%) Wireless
20 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
20 32 (23.36%) DNS
21 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (21.90%) VMware

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 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.92%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.19%) JBoss
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.73%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.38%) IaaS
4 3 (2.19%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.73%) PaaS
5 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (98.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 102 (74.45%) Firewall
3 90 (65.69%) Cisco ASA
4 76 (55.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 57 (41.61%) Network Security
6 53 (38.69%) OSPF
7 51 (37.23%) BGP
7 51 (37.23%) VPN
7 51 (37.23%) WAN
8 47 (34.31%) MPLS
9 45 (32.85%) Cisco IOS
9 45 (32.85%) NX-OS
10 36 (26.28%) NetScaler
11 33 (24.09%) VPLS
12 32 (23.36%) DNS
12 32 (23.36%) Wireless
13 25 (18.25%) BIG-IP
14 22 (16.06%) LAN
14 22 (16.06%) SNMP
15 20 (14.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.19%) Hazelcast
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (13.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (5.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 56 (40.88%) Finance
2 24 (17.52%) Banking
3 20 (14.60%) Advertising
4 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.65%) Retail
6 4 (2.92%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (48.18%) Network Engineer
2 30 (21.90%) Network Specialist
3 29 (21.17%) Network Security Specialist
3 29 (21.17%) Security Specialist
4 23 (16.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 21 (15.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (14.60%) Senior Network Specialist
7 17 (12.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 17 (12.41%) Senior Network Security Specialist
7 17 (12.41%) Senior Security Specialist
8 16 (11.68%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 16 (11.68%) Cisco Specialist
9 15 (10.95%) Security Engineer
10 13 (9.49%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
11 12 (8.76%) Cisco Security Specialist
11 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
12 11 (8.03%) Cisco Engineer
12 11 (8.03%) Network Security Engineer
13 10 (7.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.06%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.19%) JMS
2 3 (2.19%) Middleware
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.19%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.73%) COM
3 1 (0.73%) LDAP
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.06%) Computer Science
3 20 (14.60%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.84%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 6 (4.38%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (4.38%) EMC VNX
5 6 (4.38%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.38%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (3.65%) Clustering
7 4 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.19%) Fintech
8 3 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.52%) Unix
2 8 (5.84%) Linux
2 8 (5.84%) Windows
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.77%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (20.44%) Load Balancing
3 27 (19.71%) Network Monitoring
4 24 (17.52%) Time Management
5 22 (16.06%) ITIL
5 22 (16.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 21 (15.33%) Due Diligence
7 20 (14.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (13.87%) Fund Management
9 14 (10.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (10.22%) High Availability
9 14 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (9.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 13 (9.49%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 11 (8.03%) Network Virtualisation
12 10 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (7.30%) Validation
12 10 (7.30%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (6.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.60%) Python
2 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.19%) Java
3 3 (2.19%) SQL
4 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.73%) C
4 1 (0.73%) Perl
4 1 (0.73%) PHP
4 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 104 (75.91%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (66.42%) CCNP
3 74 (54.01%) CCIE
4 24 (17.52%) Degree
5 22 (16.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (5.84%) CCNA
6 8 (5.84%) CCSA
7 7 (5.11%) CCDP
8 6 (4.38%) CCSE
8 6 (4.38%) MCSE
8 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.92%) CISSP
9 4 (2.92%) CLAS
10 3 (2.19%) CCIE Security
11 2 (1.46%) CCSP
11 2 (1.46%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.73%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.73%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) Active Directory
1 28 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.49%) XenApp
2 13 (9.49%) XenDesktop
3 8 (5.84%) VMware NSX
4 6 (4.38%) ProxySG
5 4 (2.92%) Docker
5 4 (2.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (10.22%) Puppet
2 13 (9.49%) Terraform
3 9 (6.57%) Ansible
4 5 (3.65%) AirWatch
4 5 (3.65%) Foglight
4 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.19%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.46%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.46%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (99.27%) F5
2 124 (90.51%) Cisco
3 87 (63.50%) CheckPoint
4 47 (34.31%) Juniper
5 36 (26.28%) Palo Alto
6 33 (24.09%) Blue Coat
7 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
8 30 (21.90%) VMware
9 23 (16.79%) Infoblox
10 19 (13.87%) HP
11 17 (12.41%) Imperva
12 16 (11.68%) Google
13 14 (10.22%) Citrix
14 13 (9.49%) Zscaler
15 12 (8.76%) SolarWinds
15 12 (8.76%) WorldPay
16 11 (8.03%) Fortinet
17 8 (5.84%) McAfee
17 8 (5.84%) Meraki
18 6 (4.38%) EMC