The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for BIG-IP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BIG-IP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5 Networks BIG-IP
England / Yorkshire
Rank 228 256 249
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7  
Permanent jobs citing BIG-IP 4 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.075% 0.031% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.20% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 22
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  

BIG-IP 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 718 982 1192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.39% 15.11% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 627 825 924
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

BIG-IP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BIG-IP in Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for BIG-IP in Yorkshire

BIG-IP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BIG-IP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
North Yorkshire +8 4 £57,500 +21.05%
BIG-IP
England

BIG-IP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing BIG-IP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for BIG-IP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (40.00%) CCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 4 (40.00%) Imperva
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF

BIG-IP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Check Point Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Imperva
2 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (40.00%) VMware