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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 82 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing F5 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.16% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 1.01% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
551 493 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.61% 49.70% 53.77%
Number of salaries quoted 455 381 571
Average salary £37,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Corsham - 7 £42,500 -
Chippenham -17 4 £43,750 -18.60%
Swindon - 2 £56,250 -
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Juniper
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
4 20 (83.33%) Windows
5 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (70.83%) Degree
6 17 (70.83%) SolarWinds
6 17 (70.83%) HP
7 16 (66.67%) Nagios
7 16 (66.67%) OPNET
7 16 (66.67%) OpenView
7 16 (66.67%) Terminal Services
7 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
7 16 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (54.17%) Citrix
9 11 (45.83%) Compuware
9 11 (45.83%) CA
9 11 (45.83%) HTML
9 11 (45.83%) Java
9 11 (45.83%) Perl
9 11 (45.83%) SQL
9 11 (45.83%) VB
9 11 (45.83%) VoIP
9 11 (45.83%) Python
9 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
9 11 (45.83%) CA Spectrum
9 11 (45.83%) SolarWinds Orion
9 11 (45.83%) Wireshark

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) VoIP
1 11 (45.83%) Wireshark
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) SNMP
4 4 (16.67%) MRTG
5 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Performance Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 16 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
1 11 (45.83%) VB
1 11 (45.83%) Python
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCSD
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CITP
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Nagios
1 16 (66.67%) OPNET
1 16 (66.67%) OpenView
2 11 (45.83%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (45.83%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (20.83%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
3 5 (20.83%) Netcool
3 5 (20.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (16.67%) Check_MK
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Juniper
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 17 (70.83%) SolarWinds
3 17 (70.83%) HP
4 13 (54.17%) Citrix
5 11 (45.83%) Compuware
5 11 (45.83%) CA
5 11 (45.83%) Riverbed
6 6 (25.00%) NetScout
6 6 (25.00%) NetQoS
6 6 (25.00%) Ipanema Technologies
6 6 (25.00%) BMC
7 5 (20.83%) IBM
8 4 (16.67%) Remedy
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.17%) McAfee
10 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
10 1 (4.17%) Capita
10 1 (4.17%) Altiris