The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 71 53 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing F5 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.28% 1.49% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 2.93% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Median salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
F5
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
291 239 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 53.20% 50.74% 64.25%
Number of salaries quoted 252 200 365
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

F5
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

F5 Salary Trend in Basingstoke

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for F5.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) Juniper
2 18 (90.00%) MPLS
2 18 (90.00%) OSPF
2 18 (90.00%) BGP
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
2 18 (90.00%) CCNA
3 17 (85.00%) Banking
3 17 (85.00%) JNCIA
3 17 (85.00%) JNCIS
3 17 (85.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
3 17 (85.00%) OpenView
3 17 (85.00%) HP
3 17 (85.00%) SLA
3 17 (85.00%) ITIL
3 17 (85.00%) NetScreen
3 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) Change Management
3 17 (85.00%) Netcool
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) ATM

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 18 (90.00%) BGP
1 18 (90.00%) MPLS
1 18 (90.00%) OSPF
2 17 (85.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) ATM
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 17 (85.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (85.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IP Architect
4 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IP Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) LAN Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Change Management
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (90.00%) CCNA
2 18 (90.00%) CCNP
3 17 (85.00%) JNCIA
3 17 (85.00%) JNCIS
3 17 (85.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Netcool
1 17 (85.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) Juniper
3 17 (85.00%) HP
3 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
3 17 (85.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) Riverbed