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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 778 795
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 80 176 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.98% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 124 132
Median salary £57,500 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.70% +6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -  

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 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +22 73 £57,500 -4.16% 2
South East +38 34 £55,000 -
London +22 25 £56,250 -10.00% 1
City of London +35 15 £51,000 -29.65%
Surrey +60 9 £63,000 +48.23%
Redhill - 9 £63,000 -
Kent +28 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Yorkshire +36 7 £57,500 - 1
Maidstone -8 7 £40,000 -5.88%
North Yorkshire - 7 £57,500 -
Oxford - 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire +18 5 £55,000 -6.38%
East of England +10 5 £57,500 -14.17%
Wales -1 5 £40,210 -19.58%
Swansea - 5 £40,210 -
Essex - 5 £57,500 -
West Wales - 5 £40,210 -
Reading +23 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Colchester - 4 £57,500 -
York - 4 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £67,500 -
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Knaresborough - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland +26 2 - - 1
Edinburgh +10 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 1 - -
High Wycombe +4 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

F5 BIG-IP LTM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 194 (100.00%) F5
2 160 (82.47%) Cisco
3 120 (61.86%) Firewall
4 114 (58.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 109 (56.19%) Cisco Certification
6 105 (54.12%) CCNP
7 97 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 81 (41.75%) Cisco ASA
9 63 (32.47%) WAN
10 57 (29.38%) LAN
11 54 (27.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 54 (27.84%) Load Balancing
12 53 (27.32%) BGP
13 51 (26.29%) BIG-IP
14 48 (24.74%) ITIL
14 48 (24.74%) Juniper
14 48 (24.74%) Palo Alto
15 46 (23.71%) Linux
16 44 (22.68%) DNS
16 44 (22.68%) OSPF
16 44 (22.68%) Network Security
17 42 (21.65%) Cisco IOS
17 42 (21.65%) VMware
18 40 (20.62%) VPN
19 38 (19.59%) Finance
19 38 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
20 35 (18.04%) Telecoms
21 34 (17.53%) Wireless
21 34 (17.53%) CCSE
22 31 (15.98%) Microsoft

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 16 (8.25%) Apache
1 16 (8.25%) JBoss
1 16 (8.25%) Tomcat
1 16 (8.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Akamai
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (61.86%) Firewall
2 114 (58.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 81 (41.75%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (32.47%) WAN
5 57 (29.38%) LAN
6 54 (27.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 53 (27.32%) BGP
8 51 (26.29%) BIG-IP
9 44 (22.68%) DNS
9 44 (22.68%) Network Security
9 44 (22.68%) OSPF
10 42 (21.65%) Cisco IOS
11 40 (20.62%) VPN
12 34 (17.53%) Wireless
13 24 (12.37%) SSL
14 21 (10.82%) DHCP
15 19 (9.79%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (8.76%) MPLS
17 16 (8.25%) VoIP
18 15 (7.73%) IPsec
General
1 38 (19.59%) Finance
2 35 (18.04%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (36.08%) Network Engineer
2 34 (17.53%) Analyst
3 28 (14.43%) Network Analyst
4 24 (12.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (9.79%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (8.25%) Consultant
7 14 (7.22%) Architect
7 14 (7.22%) Cisco Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) Network Support
7 14 (7.22%) Senior Network Analyst
8 12 (6.19%) Check Point Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Cisco Security Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Cisco Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Network Security Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Network Specialist
8 12 (6.19%) Security Specialist
9 11 (5.67%) Middleware Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.25%) J2EE
1 16 (8.25%) Middleware
2 13 (6.70%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.58%) SAML
4 1 (0.52%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) Clustering
2 16 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.73%) Fintech
4 13 (6.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (6.70%) Replication
5 12 (6.19%) Fat Client
5 12 (6.19%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) PKI
7 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.52%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.71%) Linux
2 30 (15.46%) Windows
3 21 (10.82%) Unix
4 11 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.55%) VyOS
7 2 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.84%) Load Balancing
2 48 (24.74%) ITIL
3 28 (14.43%) Change Control
4 25 (12.89%) Network Design
5 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.79%) Service Delivery
7 18 (9.28%) High Availability
7 18 (9.28%) Presales
8 15 (7.73%) Change Management
9 14 (7.22%) Line Management
9 14 (7.22%) Mentoring
9 14 (7.22%) Technical Analysis
9 14 (7.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 13 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (5.67%) Network Monitoring
12 10 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (5.15%) Network Management
12 10 (5.15%) Validation
13 8 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.25%) Perl
1 16 (8.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.58%) Python
3 3 (1.55%) C
4 1 (0.52%) SQL
4 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 109 (56.19%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (54.12%) CCNP
3 34 (17.53%) CCSE
4 27 (13.92%) CCIE
5 24 (12.37%) CCNA
6 15 (7.73%) JNCIA
7 13 (6.70%) CCSA
8 10 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.58%) Degree
9 5 (2.58%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.06%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.03%) CCMSE
12 2 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.03%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.52%) MCSE
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.67%) SLA
3 4 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.22%) Forefront TMG
3 10 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.09%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.55%) Xen
6 2 (1.03%) vCloud
7 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.67%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.58%) Zenoss
3 3 (1.55%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.03%) Nagios
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
4 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.52%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) F5
2 160 (82.47%) Cisco
3 97 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 48 (24.74%) Juniper
4 48 (24.74%) Palo Alto
5 42 (21.65%) VMware
6 31 (15.98%) Microsoft
7 30 (15.46%) Fortinet
8 28 (14.43%) Blue Coat
9 18 (9.28%) Sourcefire
10 16 (8.25%) Citrix
10 16 (8.25%) Red Hat
11 14 (7.22%) Brocade
11 14 (7.22%) Infoblox
12 13 (6.70%) Aruba
12 13 (6.70%) Intel Security
13 12 (6.19%) Imperva
13 12 (6.19%) LogRhythm
13 12 (6.19%) SolarWinds
14 10 (5.15%) Forcepoint
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