Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1129 1009 1145
Rank change year-on-year -120 +136 +68
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP GTM 48 213 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 152 148
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,950 £38,750 £41,225
90th Percentile £67,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +10.00%

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 28053 32236 36504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.68% 16.98% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22722 26396 30185
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,225 £72,500 £71,250
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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP GTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP GTM
Top 8 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 18 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
England -131 43 £55,000 -4.35% 4
London -26 31 £57,500 -11.54% 1
UK excluding London -76 17 £55,000 +7.32% 3
South East -58 6 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Scotland -10 5 £44,500 -25.83%
South West - 5 £42,000 -
Yorkshire +30 1 - - 1
North of England -17 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 47 (97.92%) F5
3 42 (87.50%) Firewall
4 32 (66.67%) WAN
4 32 (66.67%) Cisco
5 31 (64.58%) LAN
6 29 (60.42%) BIG-IP
7 25 (52.08%) Unix
7 25 (52.08%) Linux
8 24 (50.00%) Windows
8 24 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 24 (50.00%) Load Balancing
9 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
10 19 (39.58%) Intranet
10 19 (39.58%) Internet
10 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (37.50%) CCNP
12 17 (35.42%) SSL
12 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (33.33%) Extranet
13 16 (33.33%) HTTP
13 16 (33.33%) Law
14 15 (31.25%) OOP
14 15 (31.25%) OO
14 15 (31.25%) Tcl
14 15 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
16 13 (27.08%) VMware
17 12 (25.00%) Finance

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 6 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Akamai
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 42 (87.50%) Firewall
3 32 (66.67%) WAN
4 31 (64.58%) LAN
5 29 (60.42%) BIG-IP
6 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 19 (39.58%) Internet
7 19 (39.58%) Intranet
8 17 (35.42%) SSL
9 16 (33.33%) Extranet
9 16 (33.33%) HTTP
10 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (18.75%) BGP
11 9 (18.75%) Wireless
12 8 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 8 (16.67%) Network Security
13 7 (14.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (14.58%) EIGRP
14 6 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (33.33%) Law
2 12 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 15 (31.25%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 6 (12.50%) IT Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Data Network Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Junior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Java EE
1 6 (12.50%) JSON
1 6 (12.50%) Middleware
1 6 (12.50%) REST
1 6 (12.50%) SOAP
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
1 6 (12.50%) WSDL
1 6 (12.50%) XSD
2 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
3 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) CMDB
7 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Linux
1 25 (52.08%) Unix
2 24 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.50%) AIX
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (31.25%) OO
2 15 (31.25%) OOP
2 15 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (12.50%) ArchiMate
3 6 (12.50%) B2B
3 6 (12.50%) B2C
3 6 (12.50%) BPEL
3 6 (12.50%) BPMN
3 6 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) People Management
3 6 (12.50%) SOA
3 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 6 (12.50%) UML
3 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Tcl
2 6 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) CCSA
3 8 (16.67%) CCSE
4 7 (14.58%) CCIE
5 4 (8.33%) CCDP
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) CCNA
7 2 (4.17%) CISA
7 2 (4.17%) CISM
7 2 (4.17%) CISSP
7 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) CCMSE
8 1 (2.08%) CCSM
8 1 (2.08%) CCSP
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.17%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) F5
2 32 (66.67%) Cisco
3 24 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (27.08%) VMware
5 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
6 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
8 6 (12.50%) HP
8 6 (12.50%) IBM
8 6 (12.50%) Nokia
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle
9 5 (10.42%) Juniper
10 4 (8.33%) Meraki
11 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
12 1 (2.08%) Google
12 1 (2.08%) SAP
12 1 (2.08%) Sun