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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 93 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing F5 3 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.33% 1.49% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 3.26% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
389 460 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.24% 45.68% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 307 385 350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham +4 1 £50,000 +66.66%
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Presales
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) TACACS
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Technical Services
2 2 (22.22%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) VCAP
4 1 (11.11%) VCDX
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Riverbed
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com