The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 62 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.71% 0.59% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 264 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.53% 38.77% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 202 228 248
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

F5
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

F5 Salary Trend in Somerset

F5
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 10 £37,500 -
F5
South West

F5
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Avaya
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) NetScout
1 10 (100.00%) Time Management
1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 10 (100.00%) Riverbed

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Avaya
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) NetScout
1 10 (100.00%) Riverbed