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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 223 236 213
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing F5 10 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.74% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 16
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,076 £34,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
2414 2705 2561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 46.36% 44.74% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2170 2069
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Wiltshire +17 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Dorset - 4 - -
Bristol +15 2 £42,563 -34.51% 1
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 26 (68.42%) Juniper
3 18 (47.37%) Load Balancing
4 16 (42.11%) Intel Security
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (39.47%) VPN
6 14 (36.84%) Firewall
6 14 (36.84%) Finance
7 13 (34.21%) Intel
7 13 (34.21%) LAN
8 12 (31.58%) WAN
8 12 (31.58%) Network Design
9 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
9 11 (28.95%) VoIP
9 11 (28.95%) DNS
9 11 (28.95%) Degree
9 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
10 10 (26.32%) Wireless
10 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (23.68%) Wireless Security
11 9 (23.68%) Network Security
11 9 (23.68%) Retail
11 9 (23.68%) Multimedia
11 9 (23.68%) Validation
11 9 (23.68%) SSL
11 9 (23.68%) CCDP
11 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (23.68%) Telepresence
12 8 (21.05%) Mentoring

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 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) VPN
2 14 (36.84%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) LAN
4 12 (31.58%) WAN
5 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) VoIP
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (26.32%) Wireless
7 9 (23.68%) Network Security
7 9 (23.68%) SSL
7 9 (23.68%) Telepresence
7 9 (23.68%) Wireless Security
8 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (7.89%) DHCP
9 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.26%) VLAN
10 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Multimedia
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Network Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Platform Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Load Balancing
2 12 (31.58%) Network Design
3 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (23.68%) Validation
4 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Presales
7 4 (10.53%) B2B
7 4 (10.53%) Coaching
7 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) Service Management
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
10 1 (2.63%) Document Management
10 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.63%) Migration
10 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) Degree
3 9 (23.68%) CCDP
4 6 (15.79%) CCNP
5 5 (13.16%) CCDA
6 3 (7.89%) CCNA
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.63%) CCA
8 1 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.63%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Nagios
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.63%) Cacti
4 1 (2.63%) OpenView
4 1 (2.63%) Pingdom
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 26 (68.42%) Juniper
3 16 (42.11%) Intel Security
4 13 (34.21%) Intel
5 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.16%) Riverbed
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.89%) VMware
9 2 (5.26%) Brocade
9 2 (5.26%) HP
9 2 (5.26%) IronPort
10 1 (2.63%) Avaya
10 1 (2.63%) CA
10 1 (2.63%) Dell
10 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
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