The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 March 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 96 80
Rank change year-on-year +1 -16  
Permanent jobs citing F5 4 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.48% 0.38% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.88% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +51.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Gloucestershire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 334 456 503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 39.86% 42.90% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 302 335 389
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing F5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in Gloucestershire

F5
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for F5 in Gloucestershire

F5
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F5 in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for F5 in Gloucestershire

F5
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 4 £50,000 -2.43%
F5
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for F5.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Crossbeam
5 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (42.86%) Splunk
5 6 (42.86%) ArcSight
5 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 6 (42.86%) Regular Expression
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) GPG13
5 6 (42.86%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (42.86%) Content Development

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) ArcSight Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Solaris
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Content Development
1 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (35.71%) Information Assurance
2 5 (35.71%) Logistics
2 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Database Security
5 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Juniper
3 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) ArcSight
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) Crossbeam
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Sophos