The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Somerset 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 - 62 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.75% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
221 265 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.18% 39.73% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 197 237 196
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
South West

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed