The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 17 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 Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 108 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% - 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £53,349 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
685 511 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.99% 46.41% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 426 327 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Scotland

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

F5
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

F5 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 3 (37.50%) GIAC
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) CISSP
5 3 (37.50%) SSL
5 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WLAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) TACACS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) OWASP
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Pattern Recognition
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) GIAC
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter
7 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
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