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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 220 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing F5 19 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.25% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 14
Average salary £65,000 £53,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% +12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
2705 2567 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.12% 42.10% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 2056 1931
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Wiltshire -24 8 £62,000 +37.77% 2
Bristol -21 7 £65,000 +14.03%
Gloucestershire -1 2 - -
Devon -10 1 £31,500 -33.68%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 64 (98.46%) Cisco
2 60 (92.31%) Juniper
3 38 (58.46%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (56.92%) Firewall
5 23 (35.38%) CCNP
6 21 (32.31%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (30.77%) CCNA
8 18 (27.69%) CheckPoint
9 15 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (23.08%) Data Centre
10 14 (21.54%) CCIE
10 14 (21.54%) WAN
11 13 (20.00%) LAN
11 13 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
11 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
12 12 (18.46%) BGP
12 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
12 12 (18.46%) MPLS
12 12 (18.46%) OSPF
13 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
13 11 (16.92%) ITIL
13 11 (16.92%) SLA
13 11 (16.92%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (16.92%) Network Design
14 9 (13.85%) Wireless
15 8 (12.31%) McAfee
16 7 (10.77%) HP
16 7 (10.77%) Sourcefire
17 6 (9.23%) JNCIS

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.92%) Firewall
2 21 (32.31%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (21.54%) WAN
5 13 (20.00%) LAN
6 12 (18.46%) MPLS
6 12 (18.46%) OSPF
6 12 (18.46%) BGP
6 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
7 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
7 11 (16.92%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (13.85%) Wireless
9 5 (7.69%) Network Security
9 5 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.54%) FWSM
10 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Network Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Architect
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (12.31%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Security Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Security Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (6.15%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Network Consultant
9 1 (1.54%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.54%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
1 11 (16.92%) Network Design
2 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
2 4 (6.15%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.08%) Network Management
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
3 2 (3.08%) Change Control
4 1 (1.54%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (1.54%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.54%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.54%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.54%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.54%) Migration
4 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.54%) B2B
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) Java
1 1 (1.54%) Perl
1 1 (1.54%) SQL
1 1 (1.54%) VB
1 1 (1.54%) Python
1 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (58.46%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.38%) CCNP
3 20 (30.77%) CCNA
4 14 (21.54%) CCIE
5 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.23%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.62%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.08%) CCDP
9 2 (3.08%) CCSE
10 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.54%) CCSA
10 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Firmware
2 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) OpenView
1 1 (1.54%) Nagios
1 1 (1.54%) OPNET
1 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 64 (98.46%) Cisco
2 60 (92.31%) Juniper
3 18 (27.69%) CheckPoint
4 13 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (12.31%) McAfee
6 7 (10.77%) HP
6 7 (10.77%) Sourcefire
7 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.15%) VMware
9 2 (3.08%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.08%) Citrix
10 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.54%) CA
10 1 (1.54%) NetApp
10 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.54%) Dell
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago