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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.99% - -
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
139 119 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 46.18% 52.65% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 69
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,350 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 10 (71.43%) CCIE
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) CCSE
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) IPsec
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
6 3 (21.43%) VPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree

F5
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
3 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) IPsec
3 3 (21.43%) VPLS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 10 (71.43%) CCIE
3 10 (71.43%) CCSE
4 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Aruba