Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 months to 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1024 1138
Rank change year-on-year -89 +114 +86
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 70 233 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.70% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 192 147
UK median annual salary £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.71% +1.74% +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £47,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +15.00%

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28119 33450 37806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.91% 16.89% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22783 27721 30720
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 11 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 16 August 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
England -92 69 £57,500 - 5
UK excluding London -65 39 £55,000 -4.35% 5
London -2 31 £58,750 +2.17%
South East -7 21 £43,000 -28.33% 2
South West +6 7 £42,000 -32.80% 2
Yorkshire +19 4 £57,500 - 1
North of England -11 4 £57,500 +35.29% 1
East of England -11 4 £57,500 -14.18%
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland +11 1 £50,000 -16.67%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 69 (98.57%) F5
1 69 (98.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 62 (88.57%) Cisco
3 45 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 43 (61.43%) WAN
4 43 (61.43%) Firewall
5 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (57.14%) LAN
7 37 (52.86%) CCNP
8 36 (51.43%) Linux
9 35 (50.00%) Network Security
10 31 (44.29%) BIG-IP
11 29 (41.43%) Wireless
12 28 (40.00%) Windows
13 27 (38.57%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (37.14%) CCSE
15 25 (35.71%) Palo Alto
16 24 (34.29%) VMware
17 23 (32.86%) BGP
17 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (31.43%) OSPF
18 22 (31.43%) Juniper
19 21 (30.00%) Fortinet
20 20 (28.57%) Blue Coat
20 20 (28.57%) SSL
21 19 (27.14%) Cisco IOS
22 17 (24.29%) Cisco Nexus
23 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
23 15 (21.43%) TCP/IP
24 14 (20.00%) VPN

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) Akamai
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 43 (61.43%) Firewall
2 43 (61.43%) WAN
3 40 (57.14%) LAN
4 35 (50.00%) Network Security
5 31 (44.29%) BIG-IP
6 29 (41.43%) Wireless
7 27 (38.57%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (32.86%) BGP
9 22 (31.43%) OSPF
10 20 (28.57%) SSL
11 19 (27.14%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (24.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (21.43%) TCP/IP
14 14 (20.00%) DHCP
14 14 (20.00%) VPN
15 12 (17.14%) DNS
15 12 (17.14%) EIGRP
15 12 (17.14%) HTTP
15 12 (17.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Law
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Consultant
3 10 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 10 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 10 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Check Point Specialist
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 9 (12.86%) Cisco Specialist
5 8 (11.43%) Escalation Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Java EE
1 3 (4.29%) JSON
1 3 (4.29%) Middleware
1 3 (4.29%) REST
1 3 (4.29%) SOAP
1 3 (4.29%) Web Services
1 3 (4.29%) WSDL
1 3 (4.29%) XSD
2 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Fat Client
2 9 (12.86%) Thin Client
3 8 (11.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.43%) CMDB
8 1 (1.43%) Fintech
8 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Linux
2 28 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (17.14%) Unix
4 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.43%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.29%) AIX
6 3 (4.29%) VMS
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (18.57%) ITIL
3 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.71%) Line Management
5 10 (14.29%) Change Management
6 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.43%) CRM
7 8 (11.43%) OO
7 8 (11.43%) OOP
7 8 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (10.00%) Migration
9 6 (8.57%) Time Management
9 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 4 (5.71%) Network Management
11 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (5.71%) Presales
12 3 (4.29%) BPMN
12 3 (4.29%) GAP Analysis
12 3 (4.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) Tcl
2 3 (4.29%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (52.86%) CCNP
3 26 (37.14%) CCSE
4 12 (17.14%) CCIE
5 9 (12.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (10.00%) CCNA
6 7 (10.00%) CCSA
7 3 (4.29%) CCMSE
7 3 (4.29%) CISSP
7 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.29%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.86%) CISA
8 2 (2.86%) CISM
8 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.86%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) CCSP
9 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Server
2 5 (7.14%) vSphere
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.29%) vCloud
3 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.29%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (7.14%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.86%) Nagios
3 2 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (98.57%) F5
2 62 (88.57%) Cisco
3 45 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 25 (35.71%) Palo Alto
5 24 (34.29%) VMware
6 22 (31.43%) Juniper
7 21 (30.00%) Fortinet
8 20 (28.57%) Blue Coat
9 14 (20.00%) Aruba
10 13 (18.57%) Forcepoint
11 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.71%) Infoblox
12 11 (15.71%) SolarWinds
12 11 (15.71%) Sourcefire
13 10 (14.29%) HP
14 9 (12.86%) Citrix
14 9 (12.86%) Imperva
15 5 (7.14%) Dell
15 5 (7.14%) Ipanema Technologies
15 5 (7.14%) NetApp