Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 746 1050 1043
Rank change year-on-year +304 -7 +121
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 30 61 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.043% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.27% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 110
Median annual salary £72,500 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.85% +8.18% -4.35%
10th Percentile £42,000 £44,100 £46,250
90th Percentile £98,000 £78,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year -11.76% +0.49% -7.73%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10,014 22,316 25,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.40% 15.63% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,827 16,797 20,407
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM.

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 9 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 8 August 2020. 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 +289 27 £72,500 +20.83% 2
London +212 23 £76,250 +8.93%
UK excluding London +253 6 £45,000 -11.76% 2
South East +168 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Scotland +96 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Work from Home - 2 £57,500 -
North of England +159 1 £45,000 -11.76% 2
North West +118 1 £45,000 -11.76%
South West +102 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP GTM.

1 30 (100.00%) F5
1 30 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
3 20 (66.67%) Firewall
4 19 (63.33%) Wireless
5 18 (60.00%) Palo Alto
5 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (53.33%) Fortinet
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (53.33%) BGP
6 16 (53.33%) OSPF
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
8 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
9 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
10 12 (40.00%) Finance
10 12 (40.00%) DevOps
10 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (36.67%) VXLAN
11 11 (36.67%) Multicast
11 11 (36.67%) Network Security
11 11 (36.67%) Riverbed
12 10 (33.33%) CCNP
12 10 (33.33%) Linux
13 9 (30.00%) WAN
13 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
13 9 (30.00%) Arista
14 8 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (26.67%) Ansible
14 8 (26.67%) Docker

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 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 20 (66.67%) Firewall
3 19 (63.33%) Wireless
4 18 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (53.33%) BGP
5 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (53.33%) OSPF
6 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 11 (36.67%) Multicast
8 11 (36.67%) Network Security
8 11 (36.67%) VXLAN
9 9 (30.00%) WAN
9 9 (30.00%) Wireshark
10 8 (26.67%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) BIG-IP
12 5 (16.67%) MPLS
12 5 (16.67%) SNMP
13 4 (13.33%) DNS
13 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Network Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineering Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) YAML
2 6 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 3 (10.00%) Regular Expression
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (23.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 6 (20.00%) Microservices
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 5 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Thought Leadership
6 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.00%) People Management
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) CCDE
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) F5
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
3 18 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 16 (53.33%) Fortinet
5 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
6 11 (36.67%) Riverbed
7 9 (30.00%) Arista
8 8 (26.67%) Splunk
9 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) Juniper
12 3 (10.00%) Aruba
13 2 (6.67%) McAfee
13 2 (6.67%) Meraki
14 1 (3.33%) Ekahau
14 1 (3.33%) HP