The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 3.13% -
As % of the Vendors category - 5.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 361 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 51.08% 56.58% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 264 294 266
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

F5
Salary Trend in Slough

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

F5 Salary Trend in Slough

F5
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Redknee

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Metering Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Redknee