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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 60 67 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing F5 15 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.23% 2.23% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.03% 4.98% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 18
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £31,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
298 402 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.21% 44.82% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 254 356 537
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +5 5 £70,000 - 1
Dunstable +27 2 £50,500 -3.80%
Bedford +16 1 £49,000 -21.60% 2
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing F5 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for F5.

1 42 (89.36%) Cisco
2 39 (82.98%) CCNP
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (68.09%) Firewall
4 31 (65.96%) OSPF
5 29 (61.70%) Juniper
6 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
7 27 (57.45%) BGP
7 27 (57.45%) Network Security
7 27 (57.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (48.94%) HSRP
8 23 (48.94%) EIGRP
8 23 (48.94%) RIP
9 19 (40.43%) VPN
9 19 (40.43%) SSL
10 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (31.91%) Finance
11 15 (31.91%) SNMP
11 15 (31.91%) High Availability
12 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
12 13 (27.66%) Wireless
13 12 (25.53%) IPsec
13 12 (25.53%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (25.53%) CCDP
13 12 (25.53%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (25.53%) SSH
13 12 (25.53%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (25.53%) Threat Detection
13 12 (25.53%) Virtual Team
14 11 (23.40%) BIG-IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
2 6 (12.77%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 31 (65.96%) OSPF
3 28 (59.57%) TCP/IP
4 27 (57.45%) BGP
4 27 (57.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 27 (57.45%) Network Security
5 23 (48.94%) EIGRP
5 23 (48.94%) HSRP
5 23 (48.94%) RIP
6 19 (40.43%) SSL
6 19 (40.43%) VPN
7 15 (31.91%) SNMP
8 13 (27.66%) Wireless
9 12 (25.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (25.53%) IPsec
9 12 (25.53%) SSH
10 11 (23.40%) BIG-IP
10 11 (23.40%) LAN
11 10 (21.28%) VoIP
12 8 (17.02%) WAN
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Network Specialist
2 16 (34.04%) Network Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Network Security Specialist
3 12 (25.53%) Security Specialist
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Specialist
4 10 (21.28%) Juniper Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Consultant
5 9 (19.15%) Network Consultant
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) Cisco Security Specialist
6 8 (17.02%) Firewall Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (17.02%) Security Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Firewall Specialist
8 6 (12.77%) Architect
8 6 (12.77%) Juniper Specialist
8 6 (12.77%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.53%) Virtual Team
3 9 (19.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.64%) Driving Licence
5 4 (8.51%) Fintech
6 3 (6.38%) PKI
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (31.91%) High Availability
3 12 (25.53%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (25.53%) Threat Detection
3 12 (25.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
4 10 (21.28%) Network Design
4 10 (21.28%) Network Management
5 9 (19.15%) DDoS Mitigation
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Change Management
7 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) Presales
8 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 3 (6.38%) SIEM
10 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
10 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) CCNP
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.53%) CCDP
3 7 (14.89%) CCSA
3 7 (14.89%) CCSE
3 7 (14.89%) CISSP
4 3 (6.38%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) CISM
5 2 (4.26%) CCIE
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) HND
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 42 (89.36%) Cisco
2 29 (61.70%) Juniper
3 11 (23.40%) CheckPoint
4 6 (12.77%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) CA
5 5 (10.64%) Qualys
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
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