Period
to 20 November 2017

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

F5 Networks BIG-IP
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +343
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
South West median annual salary £35,000 - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% +6.67%

BIG-IP 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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1793 1983 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.43% 18.42% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1630 1977
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in the South West

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in the South West

BIG-IP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BIG-IP in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BIG-IP in the South West

BIG-IP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cornwall - 12 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,000 -
BIG-IP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South West region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) FortiGate
2 12 (92.31%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) CESG
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) vMotion
4 1 (7.69%) Solace
4 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) PowerCLI
4 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Control-M
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) BGP

BIG-IP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) ICMP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Telnet
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) IT Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) IT Security Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (92.31%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMFS
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Control-M
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) PowerCLI
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CommVault
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Solace
3 1 (7.69%) VMware