The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Slough 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 58 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.81% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 0.25% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 395 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.18% 56.92% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 232 316 309
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
Berkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Websense
2 9 (81.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (81.82%) Change Management
2 9 (81.82%) Data Security
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Visio
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
2 9 (81.82%) ARCserve
2 9 (81.82%) McAfee
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (81.82%) SCCM
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (81.82%) ServiceNow
3 8 (72.73%) KVM
3 8 (72.73%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) IPv4
5 1 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) BGP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) IIS
1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
1 9 (81.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) IPv4
3 1 (9.09%) IPv6
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) 2G
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Server Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Change Management
1 9 (81.82%) Data Security
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) PCI DSS
1 9 (81.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
2 8 (72.73%) KVM
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) ARCserve
1 9 (81.82%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Websense
1 9 (81.82%) McAfee
1 9 (81.82%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
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