The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 112 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.061% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.15% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
696 651 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.67% 39.84% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 575 570 686
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

F5
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

F5
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury - 4 £37,500 -
Oxford +9 1 - -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) Brocade
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed