The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 30 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 Oxford 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
288 403 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 38.25% 42.07% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 267 361 217
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Oxfordshire

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

F5
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

F5 Salary Trend in Oxford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dell