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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 85 76 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing F5 8 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.72% 2.17% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 4.63% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 2
Average salary £61,250 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £51,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
540 475 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.69% 46.75% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 478 431 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,705 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.54% -5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,873 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
Swindon -6 6 £72,500 +61.11%
Chippenham -1 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Corsham -6 1 £57,500 +53.33%
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
3 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) VMware
8 8 (40.00%) HP
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
9 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
9 7 (35.00%) SLA
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) Citrix
10 6 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (25.00%) Crossbeam
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (25.00%) UNIX
11 5 (25.00%) Solaris
11 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
11 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (20.00%) WAN
12 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 4 (20.00%) Riverbed

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) MRTG
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Product Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Development Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PMI
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCDP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.00%) OPNET
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper
3 13 (65.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) HP
6 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Crossbeam
9 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (10.00%) McAfee
10 2 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (10.00%) EMC
10 2 (10.00%) Symantec
10 2 (10.00%) CA
11 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
11 1 (5.00%) Remedy