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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 55 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing F5 5 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.93% 3.75% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 7.48% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 1
Average salary £62,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.80% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
247 254 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 46.00% 50.10% 56.40%
Number of salaries quoted 193 203 294
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Slough

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 24 (96.00%) Firewall
3 23 (92.00%) Cisco
4 19 (76.00%) Juniper
5 18 (72.00%) Network Security
6 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (64.00%) Nokia
7 16 (64.00%) CCIE
7 16 (64.00%) CCNP
7 16 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (64.00%) CCSA
7 16 (64.00%) CCSE
7 16 (64.00%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (60.00%) BGP
9 10 (40.00%) MPLS
9 10 (40.00%) OSPF
10 8 (32.00%) Fortinet
11 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
12 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
12 6 (24.00%) Degree
12 6 (24.00%) Project Management
12 6 (24.00%) UNIX
12 6 (24.00%) Linux
12 6 (24.00%) Product Management
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (20.00%) VPLS
14 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Network Security
3 17 (68.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (64.00%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (60.00%) BGP
6 10 (40.00%) MPLS
6 10 (40.00%) OSPF
7 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (20.00%) VPLS
9 1 (4.00%) LAN
9 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Product Management
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) CCIE
1 16 (64.00%) CCNP
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (64.00%) CCSA
1 16 (64.00%) CCSE
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco
3 19 (76.00%) Juniper
4 16 (64.00%) Nokia
5 8 (32.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.00%) Crossbeam
7 1 (4.00%) CA
7 1 (4.00%) Radware
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