Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 181 -
Rank change year-on-year -35 - +239
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 11 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 726 680 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.22% 14.49% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 483 449 448
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Scotland

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in Scotland

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Glasgow -21 6 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Edinburgh -26 5 £44,500 +11.25%
F5 BIG-IP LTM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
3 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
3 9 (81.82%) Migration
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
5 6 (54.55%) ATM
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (54.55%) Dell
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (54.55%) MPLS
5 6 (54.55%) McAfee
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Information Security
5 6 (54.55%) Brocade
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
5 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
5 6 (54.55%) HSRP
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
6 5 (45.45%) BIG-IP

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
3 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) ATM
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) HSRP
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) MPLS
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) BIG-IP
5 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (45.45%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 4 (36.36%) TACACS
7 3 (27.27%) BGP
7 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CCNP
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCDP
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (54.55%) Brocade
2 6 (54.55%) Dell
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee
2 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
2 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto