The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 237 231 216
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing F5 16 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.02% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 17
Median salary £40,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2459 2561 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.22% 43.07% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2037 2108 2015
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

F5
Salary Trend in the South West

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

F5 Salary Trend in the South West

F5
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the South West

F5
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 8 £40,750 -40.72% 4
Wiltshire -7 6 £45,000 -9.09% 1
Gloucestershire 0 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for F5.

1 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
2 17 (51.52%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (33.33%) Network Security
5 9 (27.27%) WAN
5 9 (27.27%) VPN
5 9 (27.27%) LAN
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 8 (24.24%) CCNP
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (24.24%) Nagios
6 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
7 7 (21.21%) Wireless
7 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 6 (18.18%) Service Management
8 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
8 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) IronPort
9 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) Presales

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (33.33%) Network Security
4 9 (27.27%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) VPN
4 9 (27.27%) WAN
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (21.21%) Wireless
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) DHCP
8 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 3 (9.09%) FWSM
8 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (6.06%) DSL
9 2 (6.06%) VLAN
9 2 (6.06%) VoIP
10 1 (3.03%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Platform Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Service Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Presales
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) High Availability
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) Document Management
7 1 (3.03%) ITSM
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CCNP
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) CCA
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) VCAP
5 1 (3.03%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) UAG
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.03%) KVM
3 1 (3.03%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.03%) vCloud
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Nagios
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Cacti
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.03%) OpenView
4 1 (3.03%) Pingdom
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.18%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) IronPort
7 4 (12.12%) Riverbed
7 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
8 3 (9.09%) Citrix
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Intel
9 2 (6.06%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) Avaya
9 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
9 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
9 2 (6.06%) Xerox
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