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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 97 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.50% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £50,500 £37,400 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.02% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +4.16%
F5
Cambridgeshire

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
370 539 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.79% 38.53% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 297 423 508
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for F5.

1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) CCIE
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
4 6 (46.15%) MPLS
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Brocade
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) Multicast
5 5 (38.46%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) Multicast
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Web Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) WebOps Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (23.08%) Web Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCIE
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) Brocade
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto