The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 170 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing F5 8 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.39% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.74% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £51,698 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1863 1617 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.00% 51.89% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 959 1222
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 7 £53,349 - 3
F5
UK

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) IPsec
6 4 (33.33%) GIAC
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security
6 4 (33.33%) TACACS
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WLAN
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) SIEM
7 3 (25.00%) OWASP
7 3 (25.00%) XenServer
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) TACACS
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WLAN
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Kerberos
5 3 (25.00%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) OWASP
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Fund Management
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 4 (33.33%) GIAC
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) XenServer
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Sun
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter
7 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) Qualys
7 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: Extensive Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago