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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 71 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.14% 0.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £44,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
316 345 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 45.14% 40.30% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 274 312 314
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Guildford

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Java

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) AWK
2 1 (10.00%) sed
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire