Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 Networks BIG-IP
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 - 232
Rank change year-on-year - +232 +24
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.077% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 - £47,500
10th Percentile £46,750 - £39,750
90th Percentile £66,250 - £55,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -

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 585 688 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.25% 11.78% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 388 397 499
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,750 £26,749
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,850 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BIG-IP in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for BIG-IP in Scotland

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Edinburgh - 3 £53,750 - 2
Glasgow - 1 £65,000 -
BIG-IP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto