The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
F5
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
523 619 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.55% 44.34% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 352 335 420
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

F5
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

F5 Salary Trend in Glasgow

F5
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
3 12 (85.71%) McAfee
3 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 12 (85.71%) Fortinet
4 11 (78.57%) Riverbed
4 11 (78.57%) SolarWinds
4 11 (78.57%) HSRP
4 11 (78.57%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (78.57%) EIGRP
4 11 (78.57%) Wireless
4 11 (78.57%) DHCP
4 11 (78.57%) SSL
4 11 (78.57%) CiscoWorks
4 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (71.43%) CCNA
5 10 (71.43%) TACACS
5 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (64.29%) Mitel
6 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
6 9 (64.29%) MPLS
7 8 (57.14%) WLAN
8 7 (50.00%) IPsec
9 6 (42.86%) Internet
9 6 (42.86%) Wireshark

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Security
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
3 12 (85.71%) LAN
4 11 (78.57%) DHCP
4 11 (78.57%) SSL
4 11 (78.57%) EIGRP
4 11 (78.57%) HSRP
4 11 (78.57%) Wireless
5 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (71.43%) TACACS
6 9 (64.29%) MPLS
6 9 (64.29%) IP Telephony
7 8 (57.14%) WLAN
8 7 (50.00%) IPsec
9 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
9 6 (42.86%) Internet
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Security Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) Network Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 6 (42.86%) Network Support
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Network Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) McAfee
2 12 (85.71%) Fortinet
3 11 (78.57%) Riverbed
3 11 (78.57%) SolarWinds
4 9 (64.29%) Mitel