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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 93 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing F5 12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.98% 1.10% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.20% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £42,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
674 546 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 54.93% 49.86% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 574 441 461
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +7 8 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Corsham -4 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Chippenham -30 2 £40,750 -32.08%
F5
South West

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Juniper
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
4 15 (65.22%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
5 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (52.17%) Firewall
6 12 (52.17%) ITIL
7 11 (47.83%) HP
8 10 (43.48%) Citrix
9 9 (39.13%) Nagios
9 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
10 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
10 8 (34.78%) Degree
10 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
11 7 (30.43%) Migration
12 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
12 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
13 5 (21.74%) Remedy
13 5 (21.74%) OpenView
13 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
13 5 (21.74%) MRTG
13 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
13 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
13 5 (21.74%) Terminal Services
13 5 (21.74%) OPNET
13 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) MRTG
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Performance Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Product Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 1 (4.35%) Network Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
7 1 (4.35%) Process Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) Perl
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
1 4 (17.39%) VB
1 4 (17.39%) Python
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.04%) ProxySG
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Nagios
2 5 (21.74%) OPNET
2 5 (21.74%) OpenView
2 5 (21.74%) Check_MK
3 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (17.39%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (8.70%) SCCM
4 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.35%) Netcool
5 1 (4.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Juniper
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Citrix
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
8 6 (26.09%) Blue Coat
8 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
9 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
9 5 (21.74%) Remedy
10 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
10 4 (17.39%) CA
11 3 (13.04%) Compuware
11 3 (13.04%) Crossbeam
12 2 (8.70%) NetQoS
12 2 (8.70%) Ipanema Technologies
12 2 (8.70%) EMC
12 2 (8.70%) BMC
12 2 (8.70%) Symantec