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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 41 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.68% - 3.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% - 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 21
Median salary £51,750 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
149 332 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.85% 51.08% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 118 267 278
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) CCVP
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCSP
2 2 (66.67%) CCVP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds