The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Middlesex region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 46 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.54% 1.24% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.36% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 254 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 49.32% 52.59% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 157 226 197
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
South East

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

F5
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

F5 Salary Trend in Middlesex

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) FWSM
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDA
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds