The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 785 790
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 72 151 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.89% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 121 120
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £58,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -1.70% +8.83%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13011 16948 19117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.02% 17.36% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10614 14182 15278
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM in England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP LTM in England

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
South East +52 35 £43,000 -28.33% 1
London +10 22 £57,500 -8.00% 3
Yorkshire +27 5 £57,500 -
East of England -6 5 £57,500 -14.17%
South West +15 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 England region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 145 (100.00%) F5
2 131 (90.34%) Cisco
3 95 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (64.14%) CCNP
5 90 (62.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 84 (57.93%) Firewall
7 71 (48.97%) Cisco ASA
8 66 (45.52%) CheckPoint
9 54 (37.24%) BGP
10 51 (35.17%) WAN
11 49 (33.79%) LAN
12 47 (32.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (31.03%) Network Security
14 43 (29.66%) OSPF
15 39 (26.90%) VMware
15 39 (26.90%) Cisco IOS
16 38 (26.21%) ITIL
17 36 (24.83%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (24.14%) VPN
18 35 (24.14%) Juniper
18 35 (24.14%) Wireless
19 34 (23.45%) Palo Alto
20 32 (22.07%) CCSE
21 31 (21.38%) BIG-IP
21 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
21 31 (21.38%) Linux
22 29 (20.00%) DNS
23 28 (19.31%) Blue Coat
24 25 (17.24%) Telecoms
24 25 (17.24%) CCIE

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 7 (4.83%) Apache
1 7 (4.83%) JBoss
1 7 (4.83%) Tomcat
1 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.38%) Akamai
3 2 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (62.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 84 (57.93%) Firewall
3 71 (48.97%) Cisco ASA
4 54 (37.24%) BGP
5 51 (35.17%) WAN
6 49 (33.79%) LAN
7 47 (32.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 45 (31.03%) Network Security
9 43 (29.66%) OSPF
10 39 (26.90%) Cisco IOS
11 35 (24.14%) VPN
11 35 (24.14%) Wireless
12 31 (21.38%) BIG-IP
13 29 (20.00%) DNS
14 19 (13.10%) SSL
15 18 (12.41%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (11.72%) DHCP
17 16 (11.03%) EIGRP
17 16 (11.03%) IPsec
17 16 (11.03%) MPLS
General
1 25 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 24 (16.55%) Finance
3 9 (6.21%) Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.69%) Billing
4 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (37.24%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.24%) Analyst
2 25 (17.24%) Network Analyst
3 20 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (10.34%) Consultant
5 14 (9.66%) Cisco Analyst
5 14 (9.66%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 13 (8.97%) Network Support
7 12 (8.28%) Check Point Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Cisco Security Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Cisco Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Network Security Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Network Specialist
7 12 (8.28%) Security Specialist
8 11 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.59%) Senior Network Analyst
9 10 (6.90%) Security Consultant
10 9 (6.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) 802.1X
2 7 (4.83%) J2EE
2 7 (4.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.34%) Clustering
3 12 (8.28%) Fat Client
3 12 (8.28%) Fintech
3 12 (8.28%) Thin Client
4 9 (6.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (4.83%) Replication
6 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.38%) Linux
2 22 (15.17%) Windows
3 11 (7.59%) Unix
3 11 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.21%) Windows 7
4 9 (6.21%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.21%) ITIL
2 22 (15.17%) Change Control
2 22 (15.17%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.72%) Network Design
4 13 (8.97%) Change Management
4 13 (8.97%) Mentoring
4 13 (8.97%) Presales
5 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.28%) Line Management
6 11 (7.59%) High Availability
6 11 (7.59%) Technical Analysis
6 11 (7.59%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (6.21%) CRM
7 9 (6.21%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.52%) Network Management
9 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.83%) Perl
1 7 (4.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (0.69%) C
3 1 (0.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (64.14%) CCNP
3 32 (22.07%) CCSE
4 25 (17.24%) CCIE
5 16 (11.03%) CCNA
6 9 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.83%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.45%) CCSA
9 5 (3.45%) Degree
10 4 (2.76%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.07%) CCVP
12 2 (1.38%) CCMSE
12 2 (1.38%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.69%) CISSP
13 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.69%) MCSE
13 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) PCI DSS
1 9 (6.21%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (24.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.66%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.07%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.38%) vCloud
6 2 (1.38%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
6 2 (1.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (4.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.38%) Nagios
2 2 (1.38%) SCOM
2 2 (1.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.69%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) F5
2 131 (90.34%) Cisco
3 66 (45.52%) CheckPoint
4 39 (26.90%) VMware
5 35 (24.14%) Juniper
6 34 (23.45%) Palo Alto
7 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
8 28 (19.31%) Blue Coat
9 23 (15.86%) Fortinet
10 22 (15.17%) Sourcefire
11 16 (11.03%) Citrix
12 14 (9.66%) Forcepoint
12 14 (9.66%) Infoblox
13 13 (8.97%) Aruba
14 12 (8.28%) Imperva
15 10 (6.90%) Brocade
15 10 (6.90%) SolarWinds
16 8 (5.52%) HP
17 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
18 6 (4.14%) Intel Security
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