The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 68 73 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.90% 0.32% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 0.64% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £57,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
F5
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
315 314 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 47.37% 49.92% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 244 216 177
Average salary £43,242 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

F5
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

F5 Salary Trend in Swindon

F5
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Swindon

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) SaaS
6 2 (28.57%) PaaS
6 2 (28.57%) IaaS
6 2 (28.57%) Lync
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Data Management
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Development Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Product Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
7 1 (14.29%) McAfee
7 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire