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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 231 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs citing F5 24 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.78% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.80% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 25
Average salary £54,290 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.58% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,735 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £72,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2527 2556 2401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.38% 43.41% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 2226 2001
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +17 21 £54,290 -5.58% 3
Gloucestershire -10 2 £57,500 +76.92%
Somerset -8 1 - -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (92.06%) Cisco
2 48 (76.19%) Juniper
3 35 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (46.03%) Firewall
5 28 (44.44%) Blue Coat
6 26 (41.27%) McAfee
7 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (36.51%) Network Security
9 22 (34.92%) Intel
10 21 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 21 (33.33%) Palo Alto
11 20 (31.75%) CCNP
11 20 (31.75%) Load Balancing
12 19 (30.16%) LAN
13 17 (26.98%) DNS
14 16 (25.40%) WFM
14 16 (25.40%) Cisco ISE
15 15 (23.81%) VPN
16 14 (22.22%) Python
16 14 (22.22%) SLA
17 13 (20.63%) Network Monitoring
17 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 13 (20.63%) Cisco UCCX
17 13 (20.63%) Cisco CUCM
17 13 (20.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
18 12 (19.05%) Lancope
18 12 (19.05%) Endace
18 12 (19.05%) Verint

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 29 (46.03%) Firewall
3 23 (36.51%) Network Security
4 21 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 19 (30.16%) LAN
6 17 (26.98%) DNS
7 16 (25.40%) Cisco ISE
8 15 (23.81%) VPN
9 13 (20.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (19.05%) PSTN
11 11 (17.46%) WAN
12 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 7 (11.11%) Wireless
14 5 (7.94%) Internet
15 4 (6.35%) SSL
15 4 (6.35%) Telepresence
15 4 (6.35%) VoIP
15 4 (6.35%) Wireless Security
16 3 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Multimedia
2 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Network Specialist
5 6 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Network Support
5 6 (9.52%) Security Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (6.35%) Head of IT
7 4 (6.35%) Head of IT Infrastructure
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.17%) Spring
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 11 (17.46%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Load Balancing
2 16 (25.40%) WFM
3 13 (20.63%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 10 (15.87%) Presales
6 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 8 (12.70%) Network Design
7 6 (9.52%) B2B
7 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.94%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.35%) Scrum
9 4 (6.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Python
2 12 (19.05%) Perl
2 12 (19.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (31.75%) CCNP
3 12 (19.05%) CCIE
4 8 (12.70%) Degree
5 4 (6.35%) CCDP
5 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
7 2 (3.17%) CCDA
8 1 (1.59%) VCAP
8 1 (1.59%) VCDX
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (19.05%) CA Spectrum
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (19.05%) Endace
2 12 (19.05%) Nagios
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 58 (92.06%) Cisco
2 48 (76.19%) Juniper
3 28 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 26 (41.27%) McAfee
5 22 (34.92%) Intel
6 21 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 12 (19.05%) CA
7 12 (19.05%) Lancope
7 12 (19.05%) Nimsoft
7 12 (19.05%) Splunk
7 12 (19.05%) Verint
8 10 (15.87%) CheckPoint
9 7 (11.11%) HP
10 6 (9.52%) Crossbeam
10 6 (9.52%) Fortinet
10 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.52%) Radware
11 4 (6.35%) Citrix
11 4 (6.35%) Sourcefire
11 4 (6.35%) VMware
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