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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 49 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.18% 1.73% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 3.03% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -10.47%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
164 297 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 48.38% 57.23% 69.08%
Number of salaries quoted 118 218 210
Median salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £37,250 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for F5.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
1 9 (90.00%) Brocade
1 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (80.00%) Multicast
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) VRRP
3 7 (70.00%) RIP
3 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (70.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Ansible
6 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) nginx
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) MPLS
1 8 (80.00%) Multicast
1 8 (80.00%) OSPF
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) RIP
2 7 (70.00%) VLAN
2 7 (70.00%) VRRP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 9 (90.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Network Support
1 7 (70.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Switch Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Brocade
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) VMware