The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 40 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.84% - 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
F5
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 137 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.93% 60.09% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 93
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,600 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

F5
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

F5 Salary Trend in Croydon

F5
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) MOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) FWSM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 6 days ago