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 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 36 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.46% - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
115 104 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 41.97% 40.94% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 99
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) CCNP
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) LAN
4 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (60.00%) Aruba
5 7 (46.67%) Network Design
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) CCIP
6 6 (40.00%) CCDA
7 5 (33.33%) CCNA
7 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
8 4 (26.67%) CCSE
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (26.67%) CCIE
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) WLAN
9 3 (20.00%) CCDP
9 3 (20.00%) Network Security
10 2 (13.33%) Juniper
11 1 (6.67%) Information Security
11 1 (6.67%) VMware
11 1 (6.67%) VoIP
11 1 (6.67%) Windows

F5
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) WLAN
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Designer
3 6 (40.00%) Network Designer
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Security Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Network Design
2 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCIP
2 6 (40.00%) CCDA
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) CCSE
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
5 3 (20.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 9 (60.00%) Aruba
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) VMware