The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.072% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +33.33%  

BIG-IP 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 631 525 503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 14.96% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 536 461 425
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +7.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Manchester

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Polycom
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) OpenScape
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Siemens
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) OpenScape
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
2 3 (75.00%) Polycom
2 3 (75.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP