The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 421 447
Rank change year-on-year +50 +26  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 22 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.75% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 11
Median salary £49,000 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.83% -6.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £58,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.70% +11.42%  

F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2936 4380 4586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.59% 22.33% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 3702 3512
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 GTM in the South East

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the South East

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the South East

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Kent +24 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +38 7 £56,250 -2.17%
Hampshire - 3 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP GTM
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 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 South East region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 64 (100.00%) F5
1 64 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 45 (70.31%) Cisco
3 34 (53.13%) CheckPoint
4 32 (50.00%) WAN
5 31 (48.44%) LAN
6 30 (46.88%) CCNP
6 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (40.63%) Firewall
8 22 (34.38%) Windows
8 22 (34.38%) Linux
8 22 (34.38%) Load Balancing
9 20 (31.25%) Juniper
9 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
9 20 (31.25%) Finance
10 19 (29.69%) ITIL
10 19 (29.69%) Palo Alto
11 18 (28.13%) Wireless
12 15 (23.44%) Unix
12 15 (23.44%) Red Hat
12 15 (23.44%) Middleware
12 15 (23.44%) Perl
12 15 (23.44%) J2EE
12 15 (23.44%) WebLogic
12 15 (23.44%) JBoss
12 15 (23.44%) Apache
12 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
12 15 (23.44%) PCI DSS
12 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
12 15 (23.44%) Clustering

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (23.44%) Apache
1 15 (23.44%) JBoss
1 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
1 15 (23.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 64 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 32 (50.00%) WAN
3 31 (48.44%) LAN
4 26 (40.63%) Firewall
5 18 (28.13%) Wireless
6 13 (20.31%) Network Security
6 13 (20.31%) SSL
6 13 (20.31%) VPN
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (17.19%) BGP
8 11 (17.19%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (17.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (17.19%) EIGRP
8 11 (17.19%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (17.19%) IP Telephony
8 11 (17.19%) IPsec
8 11 (17.19%) OSPF
8 11 (17.19%) SAN
8 11 (17.19%) VoIP
8 11 (17.19%) WLAN
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
1 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 14 (21.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Network Support
3 10 (15.63%) Middleware Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Middleware Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Project Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Escalation Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Administrator
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) J2EE
1 15 (23.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Clustering
2 13 (20.31%) Replication
3 7 (10.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Linux
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Load Balancing
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Network Design
3 13 (20.31%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (20.31%) Service Delivery
4 11 (17.19%) Change Management
4 11 (17.19%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (17.19%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (14.06%) Change Control
5 9 (14.06%) Validation
6 7 (10.94%) CRM
7 6 (9.38%) Presales
8 4 (6.25%) Network Architecture
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) Perl
1 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (46.88%) CCNP
1 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.19%) CCNA
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (15.63%) CCSE
4 9 (14.06%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) PCI DSS
2 11 (17.19%) SLA
3 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) F5
2 45 (70.31%) Cisco
3 34 (53.13%) CheckPoint
4 20 (31.25%) Juniper
5 19 (29.69%) Palo Alto
6 15 (23.44%) Red Hat
7 14 (21.88%) Fortinet
8 12 (18.75%) Aruba
8 12 (18.75%) Blue Coat
8 12 (18.75%) VMware
9 11 (17.19%) Brocade
9 11 (17.19%) Forcepoint
10 8 (12.50%) SolarWinds
10 8 (12.50%) Sourcefire
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (6.25%) Dell
12 4 (6.25%) HP
12 4 (6.25%) Radianz
12 4 (6.25%) Tufin