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 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 36 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.35% 0.57% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
117 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 52.70% 47.16% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 105 71 69
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for F5.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 1 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) Junos

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) DDNS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) FreeBSD
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VMware