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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 790 822
Rank change year-on-year -17 +32  
Permanent jobs citing F5 BIG-IP LTM 61 149 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.89% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 131 106
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.98% +1.73%  

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 13659 16695 19262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.00% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 13840 15492
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.17% -  

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -18 56 £57,500 -4.16% 5
South East +25 24 £57,500 -4.16%
London +34 21 £62,500 -13.79% 4
City of London +32 10 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Kent +19 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Surrey +49 7 £63,000 +48.23%
Redhill - 7 £63,000 -
Maidstone -5 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire +11 5 £57,500 -4.16%
South West +2 4 - -
Bristol 0 4 - -
South Wales +12 2 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Scotland +10 2 £50,000 -
Wales +5 2 £46,250 +8.82% 2
East of England -12 2 £57,500 +16.16%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £57,500 -
Oxford - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands +12 1 - -
Cardiff +9 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 1 - -
Nottingham +5 1 - -
Reading +4 1 £70,000 +16.66%
York - 1 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Colchester - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 146 (100.00%) F5
2 140 (95.89%) Cisco
3 99 (67.81%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (66.44%) Firewall
5 95 (65.07%) CCNP
6 86 (58.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 76 (52.05%) Cisco ASA
8 72 (49.32%) CheckPoint
9 58 (39.73%) BGP
10 52 (35.62%) Network Security
11 47 (32.19%) WAN
12 46 (31.51%) Juniper
12 46 (31.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (30.82%) OSPF
14 41 (28.08%) Palo Alto
15 40 (27.40%) Wireless
16 39 (26.71%) LAN
16 39 (26.71%) Linux
17 38 (26.03%) VPN
18 35 (23.97%) VMware
18 35 (23.97%) BIG-IP
19 34 (23.29%) DNS
20 33 (22.60%) Cisco IOS
21 32 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (21.92%) CCIE
22 31 (21.23%) CCSE
23 29 (19.86%) ITIL
24 28 (19.18%) Blue Coat
24 28 (19.18%) Fortinet
25 27 (18.49%) Sourcefire

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 4 (2.74%) Apache
1 4 (2.74%) JBoss
1 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
1 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) Akamai
2 3 (2.05%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (66.44%) Firewall
2 86 (58.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 76 (52.05%) Cisco ASA
4 58 (39.73%) BGP
5 52 (35.62%) Network Security
6 47 (32.19%) WAN
7 46 (31.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 45 (30.82%) OSPF
9 40 (27.40%) Wireless
10 39 (26.71%) LAN
11 38 (26.03%) VPN
12 35 (23.97%) BIG-IP
13 34 (23.29%) DNS
14 33 (22.60%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (16.44%) SSL
16 19 (13.01%) DHCP
17 18 (12.33%) EIGRP
18 17 (11.64%) IPsec
18 17 (11.64%) MPLS
19 14 (9.59%) Cisco ISE
General
1 26 (17.81%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.48%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (45.89%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (13.01%) Analyst
4 14 (9.59%) Consultant
4 14 (9.59%) Network Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Check Point Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Cisco Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Network Security Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Network Specialist
5 12 (8.22%) Security Specialist
6 10 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (6.85%) Cisco Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Network Consultant
7 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.16%) Network Support
7 9 (6.16%) Security Consultant
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.53%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.42%) SAML
3 4 (2.74%) J2EE
3 4 (2.74%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) Kafka
4 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (8.22%) Clustering
3 12 (8.22%) Fat Client
3 12 (8.22%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.11%) Fintech
6 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.42%) PKI
7 4 (2.74%) Replication
8 3 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Eurex
9 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.71%) Linux
2 26 (17.81%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.16%) Windows 7
4 9 (6.16%) Windows XP
5 8 (5.48%) Unix
6 3 (2.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) ITIL
2 23 (15.75%) Load Balancing
3 22 (15.07%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.64%) Network Design
5 13 (8.90%) Change Management
5 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.22%) Change Control
6 12 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (8.22%) Line Management
6 12 (8.22%) Migration
7 11 (7.53%) Presales
8 10 (6.85%) Network Management
9 9 (6.16%) CRM
9 9 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.11%) BCP
10 6 (4.11%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.11%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (4.11%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.11%) Python
2 4 (2.74%) Perl
2 4 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) Tcl
3 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (67.81%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (65.07%) CCNP
3 32 (21.92%) CCIE
4 31 (21.23%) CCSE
5 16 (10.96%) CCNA
6 9 (6.16%) CCSA
6 9 (6.16%) JNCIA
7 8 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.79%) Degree
9 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.42%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.74%) CCVP
10 4 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.74%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.05%) CCMSE
11 3 (2.05%) CISSP
11 3 (2.05%) JNCIE
11 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.37%) CCDP
12 2 (1.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.85%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (3.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.74%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.74%) VMware Server
4 4 (2.74%) vSphere
5 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (4.11%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.74%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.37%) Nagios
4 2 (1.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) F5
2 140 (95.89%) Cisco
3 72 (49.32%) CheckPoint
4 46 (31.51%) Juniper
5 41 (28.08%) Palo Alto
6 35 (23.97%) VMware
7 28 (19.18%) Blue Coat
7 28 (19.18%) Fortinet
8 27 (18.49%) Sourcefire
9 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
10 18 (12.33%) Citrix
11 16 (10.96%) Forcepoint
12 15 (10.27%) Aruba
13 14 (9.59%) Infoblox
13 14 (9.59%) SolarWinds
14 12 (8.22%) Imperva
15 11 (7.53%) McAfee
16 9 (6.16%) HP
17 8 (5.48%) CA
18 7 (4.79%) Dell
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