The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 149 155 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.12% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £51,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1215 1346 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 41.47% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 805 851 919
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,050 £55,620
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

F5
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

F5 Salary Trend in Scotland

F5
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Glasgow - 4 £35,000 - 1
Edinburgh +10 3 - -
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
5 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) WAAS
6 3 (33.33%) MRTG
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) HSRP
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) Riverbed

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (33.33%) WAAS
5 3 (33.33%) MRTG
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) HSRP
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (11.11%) Splunk
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