The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 797 832
Rank change year-on-year -6 +35  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 71 136 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.83% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 122 86
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £58,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.70% -2.50%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM 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 14409 16452 19238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.11% 16.95% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11742 13680 15693
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing F5 BIG-IP LTM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for F5 BIG-IP LTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 BIG-IP LTM in the UK

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 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 LTM within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 64 £60,000 - 5
London +27 39 £60,000 -17.24% 1
South East +13 16 £57,500 -4.16%
City of London +34 10 £65,000 +13.04%
Surrey +36 6 £67,500 +54.28%
Redhill - 6 £67,500 -
Berkshire +8 5 £57,500 -8.00%
Kent +3 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Bristol - 4 - - 1
South West - 4 - - 3
South Wales +18 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Wales +6 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland +6 3 £53,750 -
Maidstone -6 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Edinburgh - 3 £53,750 -
West Midlands +15 2 - -
Cardiff +9 2 £47,500 +5.55%
West End of London - 2 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
East Midlands +21 1 - -
Reading +14 1 £70,000 +16.66%
Nottingham +1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - -
Yorkshire -6 1 £52,500 - 1
East of England -10 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £52,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for F5 BIG-IP LTM.

1 149 (100.00%) F5
2 144 (96.64%) Cisco
3 106 (71.14%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (69.13%) Firewall
5 102 (68.46%) CCNP
6 80 (53.69%) CheckPoint
6 80 (53.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 72 (48.32%) Cisco ASA
8 71 (47.65%) Network Security
9 67 (44.97%) BGP
10 60 (40.27%) WAN
11 59 (39.60%) Juniper
12 54 (36.24%) OSPF
13 52 (34.90%) LAN
14 46 (30.87%) VPN
15 45 (30.20%) CCSE
16 41 (27.52%) Cisco Nexus
17 40 (26.85%) DNS
17 40 (26.85%) Wireless
18 37 (24.83%) BIG-IP
18 37 (24.83%) Palo Alto
19 36 (24.16%) Data Centre
19 36 (24.16%) Windows
19 36 (24.16%) Linux
20 34 (22.82%) VMware
21 31 (20.81%) Cisco IOS
21 31 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (20.13%) Fortinet
23 28 (18.79%) Sourcefire
23 28 (18.79%) Blue Coat

F5 BIG-IP LTM
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 1 (0.67%) Apache
1 1 (0.67%) JBoss
1 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.01%) Akamai
2 3 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (69.13%) Firewall
2 80 (53.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 72 (48.32%) Cisco ASA
4 71 (47.65%) Network Security
5 67 (44.97%) BGP
6 60 (40.27%) WAN
7 54 (36.24%) OSPF
8 52 (34.90%) LAN
9 46 (30.87%) VPN
10 41 (27.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (26.85%) DNS
11 40 (26.85%) Wireless
12 37 (24.83%) BIG-IP
13 31 (20.81%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (18.79%) MPLS
15 27 (18.12%) EIGRP
16 22 (14.77%) Junos
17 20 (13.42%) Internet
18 19 (12.75%) DHCP
18 19 (12.75%) SSL
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Banking
3 8 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.34%) Law
4 2 (1.34%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (43.62%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (17.45%) Analyst
4 23 (15.44%) Network Analyst
5 16 (10.74%) Consultant
6 15 (10.07%) Security Analyst
7 13 (8.72%) Network Security Analyst
8 12 (8.05%) Check Point Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Cisco Security Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Cisco Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Network Security Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Network Specialist
8 12 (8.05%) Security Specialist
9 11 (7.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (7.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
10 10 (6.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 10 (6.71%) Network Consultant
10 10 (6.71%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (6.71%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.04%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.34%) SAML
3 1 (0.67%) J2EE
3 1 (0.67%) Kafka
3 1 (0.67%) Middleware
3 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.16%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (8.05%) Fat Client
3 12 (8.05%) Thin Client
4 9 (6.04%) Clustering
5 6 (4.03%) Fintech
6 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.34%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.34%) PKI
9 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) Eurex
9 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.16%) Linux
1 36 (24.16%) Windows
2 20 (13.42%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.04%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.04%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.36%) Unix
5 3 (2.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.12%) ITIL
2 19 (12.75%) E-Commerce
3 18 (12.08%) Load Balancing
4 16 (10.74%) Network Design
5 14 (9.40%) Translating Business Requirements
6 13 (8.72%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.05%) Line Management
7 12 (8.05%) Migration
8 11 (7.38%) Presales
9 10 (6.71%) Change Control
9 10 (6.71%) Change Management
10 9 (6.04%) CRM
11 7 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.70%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.03%) Asset Management
13 5 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (3.36%) ITIL V3
13 5 (3.36%) Network Management
13 5 (3.36%) Open Source
13 5 (3.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.03%) Python
2 3 (2.01%) Tcl
3 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.67%) Perl
3 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (71.14%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (68.46%) CCNP
3 45 (30.20%) CCSE
4 28 (18.79%) CCIE
4 28 (18.79%) CCNA
5 23 (15.44%) CCSA
6 19 (12.75%) JNCIS
7 14 (9.40%) Check Point Certification
7 14 (9.40%) JNCIP
8 9 (6.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.70%) JNCIA
10 5 (3.36%) Degree
11 4 (2.68%) CCVP
12 3 (2.01%) CCDP
12 3 (2.01%) CCMSE
12 3 (2.01%) CISSP
12 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.01%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.34%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) SLA
2 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.70%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (3.36%) VMware Server
3 5 (3.36%) vSphere
4 4 (2.68%) ProxySG
5 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.01%) vCloud
6 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (3.36%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.34%) Nagios
3 2 (1.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) F5
2 144 (96.64%) Cisco
3 80 (53.69%) CheckPoint
4 59 (39.60%) Juniper
5 37 (24.83%) Palo Alto
6 34 (22.82%) VMware
7 30 (20.13%) Fortinet
8 28 (18.79%) Blue Coat
8 28 (18.79%) Sourcefire
9 21 (14.09%) Microsoft
10 19 (12.75%) Citrix
11 16 (10.74%) Forcepoint
12 15 (10.07%) Aruba
13 14 (9.40%) Infoblox
13 14 (9.40%) SolarWinds
14 12 (8.05%) Imperva
15 9 (6.04%) HP
16 8 (5.37%) CA
17 7 (4.70%) Dell
17 7 (4.70%) Ipanema Technologies
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