The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 36 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.06% 2.54% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 6.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 108 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 50.79% 39.13% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 68 97 88
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

F5
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

F5 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Replication
4 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) JBoss
4 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware

F5
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Check Point Support
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
3 3 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CCDA
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba