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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 90 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% - 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% - 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
456 495 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.64% 41.74% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 309 318 277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
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