The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 86 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% 0.64% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.40% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Average salary £44,500 £80,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.37% +64.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £58,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £80,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
525 499 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.85% 45.45% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 408 428 384
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Buckinghamshire

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

F5
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

F5 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

F5
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) WSUS
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) SCOM
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) Replication
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (8.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) ProxySG
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (16.67%) Computacenter
6 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft