The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 105 80 107
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 2.15% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 6.11% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Median salary £47,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
340 524 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.57% 35.14% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 278 374 443
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

F5
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

F5 Salary Trend in Cambridge

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for F5.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (33.33%) Network Management
5 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Mitel
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) H.323
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (33.33%) ISDN
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) VMware