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 28 February 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F5
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 59 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.22% 1.30% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.19% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
285 319 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 57.93% 59.18% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 238 267 245
Median salary £45,000 £44,794 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% +6.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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 28 February 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for F5.

1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
1 20 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) Juniper
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (90.00%) CCNP
3 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (85.00%) VPN
4 17 (85.00%) DNS
4 17 (85.00%) CCNA
4 17 (85.00%) LAN
4 17 (85.00%) MPLS
4 17 (85.00%) VLAN
4 17 (85.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
7 2 (10.00%) Proofpoint
8 1 (5.00%) Network Management
8 1 (5.00%) Arista
8 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS

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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) DNS
3 17 (85.00%) LAN
3 17 (85.00%) MPLS
3 17 (85.00%) VLAN
3 17 (85.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) BGP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) TACACS
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CCNP
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (85.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
5 2 (10.00%) Proofpoint
5 2 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Arista
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed