The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 162
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £58,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.70% +24.46%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 251 347 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.64% 11.91% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 167 191 244
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,443 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet