The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 163 191 166
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Permanent jobs citing F5 23 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.42% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.75% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,700 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
F5
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2030 2276 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.54% 56.42% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1800 1717
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

F5
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

F5 Salary Trend in Hampshire

F5
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

F5 Salary Histogram in Hampshire

F5
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 7 £38,000 -
Southampton +8 6 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Basingstoke +26 4 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £51,500 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 69 (88.46%) Cisco
2 60 (76.92%) WAN
3 56 (71.79%) Firewall
4 49 (62.82%) LAN
5 39 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (47.44%) Juniper
6 37 (47.44%) Cisco ASA
7 36 (46.15%) MPLS
7 36 (46.15%) ITIL
8 33 (42.31%) VPN
9 32 (41.03%) CheckPoint
10 31 (39.74%) OSPF
10 31 (39.74%) BGP
10 31 (39.74%) TCP/IP
11 25 (32.05%) Network Design
12 24 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (29.49%) Risk Management
14 22 (28.21%) CCNP
15 21 (26.92%) EIGRP
15 21 (26.92%) Lync
15 21 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (25.64%) Aerohive Networks
16 20 (25.64%) Demand Management
16 20 (25.64%) Avaya
16 20 (25.64%) Ethernet
17 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
18 18 (23.08%) Windows
19 17 (21.79%) Blue Coat
20 16 (20.51%) Linux
21 15 (19.23%) VoIP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (26.92%) Lync
2 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 60 (76.92%) WAN
2 56 (71.79%) Firewall
3 49 (62.82%) LAN
4 37 (47.44%) Cisco ASA
5 36 (46.15%) MPLS
6 33 (42.31%) VPN
7 31 (39.74%) OSPF
7 31 (39.74%) BGP
7 31 (39.74%) TCP/IP
8 21 (26.92%) EIGRP
8 21 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (25.64%) Ethernet
10 15 (19.23%) VoIP
11 11 (14.10%) IPsec
12 10 (12.82%) Wireless
13 9 (11.54%) Network Security
13 9 (11.54%) SSL
14 6 (7.69%) Unified Communications
14 6 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.28%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.28%) Redis
General
1 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 13 (16.67%) Retail
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.26%) Finance
4 4 (5.13%) Billing
5 3 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Designer
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Network Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Network Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.56%) Security Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.85%) PKI
3 2 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.28%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.69%) UNIX
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.69%) Solaris
5 5 (6.41%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) ITIL
2 25 (32.05%) Network Design
3 24 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (29.49%) Risk Management
5 20 (25.64%) Demand Management
6 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
7 10 (12.82%) Network Management
7 10 (12.82%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.54%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.26%) Performance Management
9 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (8.97%) ITSM
10 7 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
12 5 (6.41%) Identity Management
12 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (28.21%) CCNP
3 14 (17.95%) CCNA
4 11 (14.10%) CCIE
5 7 (8.97%) CCDP
5 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) OSCP
6 3 (3.85%) CCDE
6 3 (3.85%) MCSE
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (3.85%) CCSE
7 2 (2.56%) CCA
7 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.28%) MCSA
8 1 (1.28%) RHCT
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.28%) MCITP
8 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) vMotion
2 2 (2.56%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Nmap
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (88.46%) Cisco
2 37 (47.44%) Juniper
3 32 (41.03%) CheckPoint
4 20 (25.64%) Avaya
4 20 (25.64%) Aerohive Networks
5 17 (21.79%) Blue Coat
6 8 (10.26%) Aruba
6 8 (10.26%) Fortinet
7 7 (8.97%) VMware
7 7 (8.97%) McAfee
7 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.97%) HP
8 6 (7.69%) Sourcefire
9 5 (6.41%) Crossbeam
10 4 (5.13%) ProCurve
10 4 (5.13%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.13%) Mitel
11 3 (3.85%) Websense
11 3 (3.85%) BT
11 3 (3.85%) Nokia