The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank - 25 32
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 6.21% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 13.51% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
F5
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 74 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 55.31% 45.96% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 68
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,650 £16,078
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

F5
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

F5 Salary Trend in County Antrim

F5
Top 12 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Q1 Labs
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

F5
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Q1 Labs