The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

F5
Bedfordshire > Bedford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.77% 5.39% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 11.70% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +33.33%  
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,750 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.44% +12.00%  

F5 is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 67 94 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 51.54% 46.08% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 124 111 282
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £65,000 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.65% +15.55%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing F5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Bedford

F5
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for F5 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for F5.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy