The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 70 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing F5 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.15% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.32% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 313 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 44.23% 46.72% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 267 281 207
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

F5
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

F5 Salary Trend in Guildford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
1 2 (66.67%) sed
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire