Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
England > South West
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 277 282
Rank change year-on-year +67 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 51 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 1.22% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 40
Median annual salary £60,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.89% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £49,500 £26,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% - +4.55%

F5 is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,719 4,168 4,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.41% 41.46% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,354 3,434 3,360
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,825 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

F5
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for F5 in the South West

F5
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing F5 in the South West.

Salary trend for F5 in the South West

F5
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing F5 in the South West over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for F5 in the South West

F5
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South West region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 4 £65,000 - 1
Bristol +57 2 £54,250 +20.56% 3
F5
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for F5.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) FireEye
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) FabricPath
5 2 (28.57%) IronPort
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) VPN

F5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) FabricPath
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCIE
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) FireEye
3 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) IronPort