The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Berkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 99 136 154
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Permanent jobs citing F5 114 82 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 1.50% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 2.87% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 68
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -2.56%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2707 2861 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 52.33% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 2211 2536
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
South East

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

F5
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Berkshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

F5
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Reading +14 52 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Bracknell +18 25 £50,000 +25.00%
Slough +22 14 £60,000 +6.66% 1
Newbury +6 1 £55,000 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 173 (71.19%) Cisco
2 167 (68.72%) Firewall
3 151 (62.14%) Juniper
4 107 (44.03%) CheckPoint
5 91 (37.45%) Network Security
6 76 (31.28%) TCP/IP
7 75 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
8 69 (28.40%) OSPF
9 66 (27.16%) CCNP
10 65 (26.75%) DNS
11 61 (25.10%) BGP
12 58 (23.87%) SSL
12 58 (23.87%) Load Balancing
13 56 (23.05%) Windows
14 53 (21.81%) Finance
15 50 (20.58%) Network Design
15 50 (20.58%) VPN
15 50 (20.58%) MPLS
16 49 (20.16%) Blue Coat
17 47 (19.34%) Internet
17 47 (19.34%) WAN
18 44 (18.11%) SMTP
18 44 (18.11%) ITIL
18 44 (18.11%) Websense
19 41 (16.87%) IPsec
20 40 (16.46%) Active Directory
21 38 (15.64%) Data Security
21 38 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
22 35 (14.40%) BIG-IP
23 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (11.11%) IIS
2 18 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.65%) Apache
4 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.82%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (6.17%) MS Visio
1 15 (6.17%) MS Office
2 6 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (68.72%) Firewall
2 91 (37.45%) Network Security
3 76 (31.28%) TCP/IP
4 69 (28.40%) OSPF
5 65 (26.75%) DNS
6 61 (25.10%) BGP
7 58 (23.87%) SSL
8 50 (20.58%) VPN
8 50 (20.58%) MPLS
9 47 (19.34%) Internet
9 47 (19.34%) WAN
10 44 (18.11%) SMTP
11 41 (16.87%) IPsec
12 38 (15.64%) Cisco ASA
13 35 (14.40%) BIG-IP
14 33 (13.58%) LAN
15 32 (13.17%) EIGRP
16 30 (12.35%) IGRP
17 29 (11.93%) TACACS
18 28 (11.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
General
1 53 (21.81%) Finance
2 25 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.53%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.29%) German Language
5 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 7 (2.88%) Billing
6 3 (1.23%) Legal
7 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 50 (20.58%) Security Engineer
3 44 (18.11%) Consultant
4 30 (12.35%) Architect
5 25 (10.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 22 (9.05%) Security Consultant
7 21 (8.64%) Network Architect
7 21 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (8.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (7.41%) Network Consultant
9 18 (7.41%) Server Engineer
10 17 (7.00%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
12 15 (6.17%) Design Engineer
12 15 (6.17%) Support Engineer
13 14 (5.76%) Senior Design Engineer
13 14 (5.76%) Support Consultant
13 14 (5.76%) IP Engineer
13 14 (5.76%) Firewall Engineer
14 13 (5.35%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.41%) SOAP
2 4 (1.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) Lucene
3 1 (0.41%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.58%) Smartphone
2 5 (2.06%) CLARiiON
3 4 (1.65%) Firmware
3 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (0.82%) SecurID
4 2 (0.82%) Replication
4 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.05%) Windows
2 29 (11.93%) UNIX
3 21 (8.64%) Linux
4 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.53%) Solaris
7 7 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.88%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.87%) Load Balancing
2 50 (20.58%) Network Design
3 44 (18.11%) ITIL
4 38 (15.64%) Data Security
5 32 (13.17%) Network Management
6 28 (11.52%) Change Management
7 25 (10.29%) Capacity Management
8 11 (4.53%) Change Control
9 10 (4.12%) ERP
10 8 (3.29%) Validation
11 7 (2.88%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.88%) Product Management
12 6 (2.47%) B2B
12 6 (2.47%) Information Security
12 6 (2.47%) Scrum
12 6 (2.47%) Performance Management
13 5 (2.06%) SIEM
13 5 (2.06%) Release Management
14 4 (1.65%) Network Architecture
14 4 (1.65%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.76%) Perl
2 6 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.06%) Python
4 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.23%) SQL
5 3 (1.23%) VB
5 3 (1.23%) C
5 3 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (27.16%) CCNP
3 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared
4 29 (11.93%) SC Cleared
5 26 (10.70%) CCNA
6 24 (9.88%) CCSA
6 24 (9.88%) CCSE
7 17 (7.00%) CCIE
7 17 (7.00%) CISSP
8 12 (4.94%) JNCIA
9 6 (2.47%) CCDP
10 5 (2.06%) CCSP
10 5 (2.06%) MCSE
10 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.65%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.23%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.23%) CCIP
13 2 (0.82%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 25 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (4.94%) SLA
4 6 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 40 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.17%) ISA Server
4 10 (4.12%) KVM
5 9 (3.70%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (10.29%) SCCM
2 19 (7.82%) ARCserve
3 18 (7.41%) CiscoWorks
3 18 (7.41%) HP NNM
4 15 (6.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 173 (71.19%) Cisco
2 151 (62.14%) Juniper
3 107 (44.03%) CheckPoint
4 49 (20.16%) Blue Coat
5 44 (18.11%) Websense
6 33 (13.58%) HP
7 27 (11.11%) VMware
8 23 (9.47%) Sourcefire
9 20 (8.23%) Fortinet
9 20 (8.23%) McAfee
9 20 (8.23%) Nokia
10 19 (7.82%) ServiceNow
11 11 (4.53%) Microsoft
12 10 (4.12%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.88%) Crossbeam
13 7 (2.88%) Brocade
13 7 (2.88%) Oracle
14 5 (2.06%) Huawei
14 5 (2.06%) EMC
15 4 (1.65%) Symantec
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