The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 73 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 0.30% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
342 381 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 47.04% 37.91% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 281 355 444
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) RIP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed