The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 77 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 22 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.90% 0.53% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 0.88% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 27
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 566 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.67% 60.21% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 543 528 566
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

F5
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Bedfordshire region.

F5 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 14 £52,500 -
Luton -7 2 - - 1
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 37 (90.24%) Firewall
2 34 (82.93%) MPLS
2 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
3 30 (73.17%) Service Delivery
4 29 (70.73%) Juniper
4 29 (70.73%) Cisco
5 26 (63.41%) CCNP
5 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (63.41%) ITIL
6 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
7 23 (56.10%) VPN
7 23 (56.10%) Finance
8 22 (53.66%) Wireless
8 22 (53.66%) OSPF
8 22 (53.66%) BGP
8 22 (53.66%) EIGRP
9 21 (51.22%) HP
10 20 (48.78%) DWDM
10 20 (48.78%) SSL
10 20 (48.78%) RIP
10 20 (48.78%) HSRP
11 19 (46.34%) Network Management
11 19 (46.34%) HP NNM
11 19 (46.34%) MS Office
11 19 (46.34%) MS Visio
11 19 (46.34%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (43.90%) SLA
13 17 (41.46%) Change Management
13 17 (41.46%) Process Improvement
14 15 (36.59%) Banking

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (46.34%) MS Office
1 19 (46.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 37 (90.24%) Firewall
2 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
2 34 (82.93%) MPLS
3 23 (56.10%) VPN
4 22 (53.66%) OSPF
4 22 (53.66%) BGP
4 22 (53.66%) EIGRP
4 22 (53.66%) Wireless
5 20 (48.78%) RIP
5 20 (48.78%) HSRP
5 20 (48.78%) SSL
5 20 (48.78%) DWDM
6 15 (36.59%) WAN
7 13 (31.71%) LAN
7 13 (31.71%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.88%) Frame Relay
8 2 (4.88%) xDSL
8 2 (4.88%) VoIP
8 2 (4.88%) ATM
8 2 (4.88%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Network Specialist
2 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Account Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Account Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Network Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Network Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Statistics
2 2 (4.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
1 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Service Delivery
2 26 (63.41%) ITIL
3 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
4 19 (46.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (46.34%) Network Management
5 17 (41.46%) Process Improvement
5 17 (41.46%) Change Management
6 15 (36.59%) PRINCE
7 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
8 11 (26.83%) Network Design
9 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.88%) Migration
12 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) CCNP
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (24.39%) MCSE
3 5 (12.20%) CCDP
4 1 (2.44%) CCSP
4 1 (2.44%) CCSA
4 1 (2.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
1 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) HP NNM
2 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Cisco
1 29 (70.73%) Juniper
2 21 (51.22%) HP
3 15 (36.59%) CheckPoint
4 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Brocade
5 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
5 2 (4.88%) Aruba
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 2 (4.88%) Websense
5 2 (4.88%) BT
5 2 (4.88%) 3Com
5 2 (4.88%) Dell
5 2 (4.88%) Avaya
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Veritas
5 2 (4.88%) Lotus
6 1 (2.44%) Nokia
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