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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 98 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.11% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.24% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
446 419 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.10% 46.35% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 352 317 354
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 29 July 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
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
F5
South West

F5
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (46.67%) SLA
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) JNCIS
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (46.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint