Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 468 552
Rank change year-on-year -60 +84 +34
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 18 122 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.058% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 1.63% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 77 63
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £49,875 £40,500 £40,700
90th Percentile £61,250 £73,750 £70,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +15.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5438 7468 8545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.65% 21.35% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4328 5978 6948
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,075 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in the South East

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM in the South East.

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 LTM within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Surrey +5 11 £55,000 -12.70%
Thames Valley -33 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Berkshire +8 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Oxfordshire +2 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
F5 BIG-IP LTM
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) F5
2 17 (94.44%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) LAN
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 11 (61.11%) Finance
6 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) Ethernet
7 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (50.00%) Wireless
7 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
8 8 (44.44%) WAN
9 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (38.89%) CCNP
9 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
10 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (33.33%) CCNA
10 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 6 (33.33%) SAN
11 5 (27.78%) BCP
11 5 (27.78%) BGP
11 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) Ethernet
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (50.00%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) BIG-IP
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (27.78%) Skype
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) VLAN
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
8 4 (22.22%) NAS
9 3 (16.67%) IPsec
9 3 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Exchange Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Java EE
1 4 (22.22%) JSON
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
1 4 (22.22%) REST
1 4 (22.22%) SOAP
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) WSDL
1 4 (22.22%) XSD
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) BCP
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
2 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Change Control
2 5 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) ArchiMate
3 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 4 (22.22%) BPEL
3 4 (22.22%) BPMN
3 4 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) Nokia
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) IronPort
8 3 (16.67%) Polycom
8 3 (16.67%) Siemens
9 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
9 1 (5.56%) Juniper
9 1 (5.56%) SAP
9 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire