The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 79 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
487 411 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.99% 45.62% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 393 356 401
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £47,500 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

F5
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

F5
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

F5
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +20 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (94.74%) Juniper
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (31.58%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) CCNP
7 3 (15.79%) CCNA
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
7 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless Security
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
7 3 (15.79%) XMPP
8 2 (10.53%) NetApp
8 2 (10.53%) Dell
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.26%) LAN
9 1 (5.26%) WAN
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (5.26%) SAN
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 1 (5.26%) IIS
9 1 (5.26%) MCP
9 1 (5.26%) Windows
9 1 (5.26%) Linux

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless Security
2 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (42.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
1 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
1 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
1 1 (5.26%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) JNCIS
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Juniper
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee