The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 49 46 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.42% 4.41% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 6.90% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 8
Average salary £52,250 £49,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% +56.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
F5
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
232 348 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.72% 63.97% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 169 199 231
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £28,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

F5
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

F5 Salary Trend in Bracknell

F5
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Bracknell

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Blue Coat
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Product Management
5 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
6 5 (29.41%) Multicast
6 5 (29.41%) Huawei
6 5 (29.41%) Brocade
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) MPLS
6 5 (29.41%) OSPF
6 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
7 4 (23.53%) RIP
7 4 (23.53%) VRRP
7 4 (23.53%) VLAN
8 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 1 (5.88%) VPN
9 1 (5.88%) SSL
9 1 (5.88%) Perl

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Multicast
3 5 (29.41%) MPLS
3 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 4 (23.53%) RIP
4 4 (23.53%) VRRP
4 4 (23.53%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Support
3 4 (23.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) NOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Product Management
2 1 (5.88%) SIEM
2 1 (5.88%) Business Development
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Korn
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (64.71%) CheckPoint
3 10 (58.82%) Blue Coat
4 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
4 6 (35.29%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) Huawei
5 5 (29.41%) Brocade
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Qualys
6 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint