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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 55 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing F5 14 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% 2.40% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 4.78% 3.91% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 2
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £56,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +15.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £57,550 £47,025
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £70,250 £65,225
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
293 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 46.07% 61.28% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 239 271 229
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Slough

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) UNIX
5 8 (40.00%) CCNP
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (35.00%) Crossbeam
6 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Solaris
7 6 (30.00%) Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) Sourcefire
7 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (15.00%) CCSE

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
5 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.00%) VPLS
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (5.00%) WPA2
8 1 (5.00%) WPA
8 1 (5.00%) DAB
8 1 (5.00%) LDAP
8 1 (5.00%) LAN
8 1 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) DNS
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCSA
2 3 (15.00%) CCSE
2 3 (15.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
4 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
4 7 (35.00%) Crossbeam
5 6 (30.00%) Sourcefire
6 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.00%) Nokia
7 1 (5.00%) Qualys
7 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
7 1 (5.00%) Sandvine
7 1 (5.00%) Redknee
7 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Radware
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Sun
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