The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 31 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.19% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 90 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 52.38% 56.60% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 77 24
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

F5
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

F5 Salary Trend in Gatwick

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for F5.

1 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 16 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 16 (84.21%) DHCP
2 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 16 (84.21%) SSL
3 14 (73.68%) BIG-IP
4 11 (57.89%) Data Centre Operations
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (57.89%) LDAP
4 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) ICMP
4 11 (57.89%) FTP
4 11 (57.89%) HTTP
4 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) 3G
5 5 (26.32%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) OSPF
5 5 (26.32%) BGP
5 5 (26.32%) DDNS
5 5 (26.32%) DSL

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 19 (100.00%) LAN
2 16 (84.21%) DHCP
2 16 (84.21%) DNS
2 16 (84.21%) SSL
2 16 (84.21%) WAN
3 14 (73.68%) BIG-IP
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (57.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (57.89%) FTP
4 11 (57.89%) HTTP
4 11 (57.89%) ICMP
4 11 (57.89%) LDAP
4 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) IPsec
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) TACACS
5 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) LAN Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (57.89%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Information Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Network Design
3 5 (26.32%) Operations Management
3 5 (26.32%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Juniper
2 5 (26.32%) Palo Alto
2 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds