The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 108 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 1.04% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.76% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Average salary £48,000 £54,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +11.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
718 683 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 54.56% 59.03% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 662 594 428
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +13 2 £48,000 -11.92%
Luton -6 1 £38,500 -29.35% 1
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) SSL
4 4 (57.14%) RIP
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) DWDM
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) HSRP
5 3 (42.86%) Network Management
5 3 (42.86%) HP NNM
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
5 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) RIP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) DWDM
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) FirePass
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) FWSM
5 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
Luton, Bedfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 12.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £51000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago