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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 61 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.17% 2.71% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 5.70% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 13
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £31,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,400
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
345 456 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 46.88% 47.45% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 298 400 499
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +12 4 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Dunstable +25 2 £50,500 -3.80%
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (87.76%) Cisco
1 43 (87.76%) CCNP
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (73.47%) Firewall
3 35 (71.43%) OSPF
4 32 (65.31%) TCP/IP
5 31 (63.27%) BGP
5 31 (63.27%) Juniper
6 30 (61.22%) Network Security
7 26 (53.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (51.02%) HSRP
8 25 (51.02%) EIGRP
8 25 (51.02%) RIP
9 21 (42.86%) VPN
9 21 (42.86%) SSL
10 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (34.69%) High Availability
12 15 (30.61%) Network Management
12 15 (30.61%) Finance
12 15 (30.61%) SNMP
13 14 (28.57%) CCDP
13 14 (28.57%) BIG-IP
13 14 (28.57%) Load Balancing
14 12 (24.49%) SSH
14 12 (24.49%) Network Design
14 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
14 12 (24.49%) Wireless
14 12 (24.49%) IPsec
14 12 (24.49%) Risk Assessment

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 12 (24.49%) MS Visio
2 8 (16.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (73.47%) Firewall
2 35 (71.43%) OSPF
3 32 (65.31%) TCP/IP
4 31 (63.27%) BGP
5 30 (61.22%) Network Security
6 26 (53.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (51.02%) EIGRP
7 25 (51.02%) HSRP
7 25 (51.02%) RIP
8 21 (42.86%) SSL
8 21 (42.86%) VPN
9 15 (30.61%) SNMP
10 14 (28.57%) BIG-IP
11 12 (24.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (24.49%) IPsec
11 12 (24.49%) SSH
11 12 (24.49%) VoIP
11 12 (24.49%) Wireless
12 10 (20.41%) LAN
12 10 (20.41%) WAN
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Network Specialist
2 14 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Network Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Network Security Specialist
3 12 (24.49%) Security Specialist
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Specialist
4 10 (20.41%) Juniper Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 8 (16.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Security Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Security Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
7 6 (12.24%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Virtual Team
2 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.16%) Fintech
4 3 (6.12%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (34.69%) High Availability
3 15 (30.61%) Network Management
4 14 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 12 (24.49%) Network Design
5 12 (24.49%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (24.49%) Threat Detection
5 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (18.37%) DDoS Mitigation
6 9 (18.37%) ITIL
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Change Management
8 7 (14.29%) Presales
9 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) SIEM
11 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
11 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 43 (87.76%) CCNP
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.57%) CCDP
3 7 (14.29%) CISSP
4 6 (12.24%) CCSA
4 6 (12.24%) CCSE
5 3 (6.12%) CISA
5 3 (6.12%) CISM
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) HND
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Juniper
3 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.33%) HP
5 5 (10.20%) CA
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Qualys
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago