The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 117 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.95% - 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% - 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
766 880 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.42% 46.07% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 609 722 585
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

F5
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

F5 Salary Trend in Bristol

F5
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Bristol

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) Juniper
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 30 (96.77%) Network Design
3 19 (61.29%) ITIL
3 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
4 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (48.39%) Wireless
5 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
7 12 (38.71%) CCIE
7 12 (38.71%) Load Balancing
7 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (38.71%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (35.48%) B2B
8 11 (35.48%) Open Source
8 11 (35.48%) Network Management
9 8 (25.81%) CCNP
9 8 (25.81%) CCNA
9 8 (25.81%) JNCIE
9 8 (25.81%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.90%) VoIP
10 4 (12.90%) VPN
10 4 (12.90%) CCDP
10 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (12.90%) OSPF
10 4 (12.90%) BGP
10 4 (12.90%) IPsec
10 4 (12.90%) CESG
10 4 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) Wireless
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (25.81%) Unified Communications
5 4 (12.90%) DMVPN
5 4 (12.90%) IPsec
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security
5 4 (12.90%) VoIP
5 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) OSPF
5 4 (12.90%) BGP
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) Network Architect
2 15 (48.39%) Architect
3 13 (41.94%) Senior Network Architect
3 13 (41.94%) Senior Architect
4 12 (38.71%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Network Design
2 19 (61.29%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) Load Balancing
4 11 (35.48%) Network Management
4 11 (35.48%) B2B
5 4 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) CCIE
5 8 (25.81%) CCNP
5 8 (25.81%) CCNA
5 8 (25.81%) JNCIE
6 4 (12.90%) CCDP
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) Juniper
2 12 (38.71%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (12.90%) Infoblox
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
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