The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 95 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.54% 0.84% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.66% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 541 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 46.42% 50.23% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 492 421 555
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

F5
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Wiltshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

F5 Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

F5
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Swindon -3 3 £58,750 -
Chippenham -21 3 £45,000 -23.40%
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) Juniper
3 23 (92.00%) VMware
4 22 (88.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (76.00%) Windows
7 18 (72.00%) HP
8 16 (64.00%) OpenView
8 16 (64.00%) Terminal Services
8 16 (64.00%) OPNET
8 16 (64.00%) Degree
8 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
8 16 (64.00%) SolarWinds
8 16 (64.00%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (64.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 15 (60.00%) Nagios
10 14 (56.00%) Citrix
11 11 (44.00%) HTML
11 11 (44.00%) Java
11 11 (44.00%) Perl
11 11 (44.00%) SQL
11 11 (44.00%) VB
11 11 (44.00%) Python
11 11 (44.00%) VoIP
11 11 (44.00%) Compuware
11 11 (44.00%) CA
11 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
11 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (44.00%) Riverbed
11 11 (44.00%) SolarWinds Orion

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) VoIP
1 11 (44.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) SNMP
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) MRTG
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Network Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Applications Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Capacity Planning
1 16 (64.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
1 11 (44.00%) VB
1 11 (44.00%) Python
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) OpenView
1 16 (64.00%) OPNET
2 15 (60.00%) Nagios
3 11 (44.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (44.00%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 5 (20.00%) Netcool
4 5 (20.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (16.00%) Check_MK
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) Juniper
3 23 (92.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) HP
5 16 (64.00%) SolarWinds
6 14 (56.00%) Citrix
7 11 (44.00%) CA
7 11 (44.00%) Compuware
7 11 (44.00%) Riverbed
8 6 (24.00%) NetScout
8 6 (24.00%) NetQoS
8 6 (24.00%) Ipanema Technologies
8 6 (24.00%) BMC
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) Remedy
11 1 (4.00%) McAfee
11 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
11 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
11 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint