The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 121 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 1.27% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 3.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £59,750 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
835 733 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.30% 40.47% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 677 589 676
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
South West

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 18 April 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Bristol

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
3 1 (25.00%) HP MASE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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