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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 222 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing F5 17 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.10% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 13
Median salary £57,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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
2354 2557 2474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.75% 44.08% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2074 2049
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +12 8 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Bristol -6 4 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Dorset - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -7 1 £47,500 +35.71%
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 32 (71.11%) Juniper
3 21 (46.67%) Firewall
4 20 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 19 (42.22%) Intel Security
6 18 (40.00%) Blue Coat
7 17 (37.78%) VPN
7 17 (37.78%) Intel
8 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (31.11%) Finance
11 13 (28.89%) LAN
12 12 (26.67%) WAN
12 12 (26.67%) Network Design
12 12 (26.67%) Network Security
13 11 (24.44%) VoIP
14 10 (22.22%) DNS
14 10 (22.22%) Degree
14 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 9 (20.00%) Telepresence
15 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 9 (20.00%) Retail
15 9 (20.00%) Multimedia
15 9 (20.00%) Validation
15 9 (20.00%) Wireless Security
15 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (20.00%) SSL
15 9 (20.00%) CCDP
15 9 (20.00%) Wireless

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 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) VPN
3 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (28.89%) LAN
5 12 (26.67%) Network Security
5 12 (26.67%) WAN
6 11 (24.44%) VoIP
7 10 (22.22%) DNS
8 9 (20.00%) SSL
8 9 (20.00%) Telepresence
8 9 (20.00%) Wireless
8 9 (20.00%) Wireless Security
9 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
11 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
12 2 (4.44%) DHCP
12 2 (4.44%) VLAN
13 1 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 9 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Security Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Platform Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 12 (26.67%) Network Design
3 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.00%) Validation
4 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) B2B
5 4 (8.89%) Coaching
5 4 (8.89%) Presales
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Document Management
8 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 9 (20.00%) CCDP
4 7 (15.56%) CCNP
5 5 (11.11%) CCDA
6 3 (6.67%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) CCA
8 1 (2.22%) CCIE
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCSE
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.22%) vCloud
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Nagios
2 4 (8.89%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.22%) Cacti
4 1 (2.22%) OpenView
4 1 (2.22%) Pingdom
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 32 (71.11%) Juniper
3 19 (42.22%) Intel Security
4 18 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 17 (37.78%) Intel
6 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 5 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 4 (8.89%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.67%) VMware
9 2 (4.44%) Brocade
9 2 (4.44%) Citrix
9 2 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (4.44%) IronPort
9 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.22%) CA
10 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
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