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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 50 67 100
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +33
Permanent jobs citing F5 34 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.41% 1.40% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 7.98% 2.83% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average 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
426 494 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.25% 49.25% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 392 414 468
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Bedford - 15 £58,500 -
Dunstable -6 4 £49,000 -2.00% 1
Luton +6 2 - -
F5
East of England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (92.73%) CCNP
2 51 (92.73%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (67.27%) Firewall
4 33 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 32 (58.18%) OSPF
5 32 (58.18%) BGP
6 27 (49.09%) CCDP
7 25 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 22 (40.00%) Juniper
8 22 (40.00%) Network Management
8 22 (40.00%) High Availability
9 21 (38.18%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (38.18%) WAN
9 21 (38.18%) LAN
10 20 (36.36%) MS Visio
10 20 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (36.36%) Network Security
11 18 (32.73%) Wireless
11 18 (32.73%) CCSE
11 18 (32.73%) VoIP
12 17 (30.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (29.09%) HSRP
13 16 (29.09%) RIP
13 16 (29.09%) SSL
13 16 (29.09%) HP
13 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
13 16 (29.09%) VRRP
13 16 (29.09%) DWDM
13 16 (29.09%) MPLS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 14 (25.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) Firewall
2 32 (58.18%) BGP
2 32 (58.18%) OSPF
3 25 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (38.18%) LAN
4 21 (38.18%) WAN
5 20 (36.36%) Network Security
6 18 (32.73%) VoIP
6 18 (32.73%) Wireless
7 17 (30.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (29.09%) DWDM
8 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
8 16 (29.09%) HSRP
8 16 (29.09%) MPLS
8 16 (29.09%) RIP
8 16 (29.09%) SSL
8 16 (29.09%) VRRP
9 14 (25.45%) VPN
10 9 (16.36%) Spanning Tree
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Network Specialist
2 14 (25.45%) Consultant
2 14 (25.45%) Network Consultant
3 12 (21.82%) Network Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 11 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 9 (16.36%) Check Point Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 6 (10.91%) Network Manager
7 6 (10.91%) Network Support
7 6 (10.91%) Network Support Specialist
7 6 (10.91%) Support Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) High Availability
1 22 (40.00%) Network Management
2 20 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (25.45%) Load Balancing
4 11 (20.00%) Network Design
5 9 (16.36%) Change Management
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.55%) Presales
7 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.91%) People Management
9 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
9 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (7.27%) Web Filtering
11 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.64%) Information Security
13 1 (1.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (92.73%) CCNP
1 51 (92.73%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (49.09%) CCDP
3 18 (32.73%) CCSE
4 13 (23.64%) CCSA
5 5 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 22 (40.00%) Juniper
4 16 (29.09%) HP
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago