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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 179 165 184
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing F5 17 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.20% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2248 2000 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.26% 52.33% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1719 1994
Average salary £40,163 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Southampton +8 8 £53,750 +45.27% 2
Basingstoke 0 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Eastleigh - 3 £65,000 - 3
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (60.00%) Firewall
4 17 (56.67%) Juniper
5 15 (50.00%) CCNP
6 14 (46.67%) Network Security
7 12 (40.00%) MPLS
7 12 (40.00%) BGP
8 11 (36.67%) CCNA
8 11 (36.67%) VMware
9 10 (33.33%) CCIE
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
11 8 (26.67%) IPsec
11 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
11 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
12 7 (23.33%) Retail
12 7 (23.33%) HSRP
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 7 (23.33%) ITIL
13 6 (20.00%) GIAC
13 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
13 6 (20.00%) Security Management
13 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
13 6 (20.00%) ISACA
13 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
13 6 (20.00%) Riverbed
13 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (20.00%) Information Security
13 6 (20.00%) Degree
13 6 (20.00%) COBIT

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) Network Security
3 12 (40.00%) BGP
3 12 (40.00%) MPLS
4 8 (26.67%) IPsec
5 7 (23.33%) HSRP
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.67%) OSPF
7 5 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (13.33%) SAN
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
9 3 (10.00%) VPN
10 2 (6.67%) VoIP
10 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.67%) Wireless
11 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
11 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
11 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Redis
2 1 (3.33%) Infinispan
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) French Language
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Network Architect
3 6 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) Kindle
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 6 (20.00%) Security Management
3 6 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security
3 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCNA
4 10 (33.33%) CCIE
5 6 (20.00%) ISACA
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) GIAC
6 4 (13.33%) CCSA
6 4 (13.33%) CCSE
6 4 (13.33%) HNC
7 1 (3.33%) MCSE
7 1 (3.33%) MCSA
7 1 (3.33%) RHCT
7 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.33%) MCITP
7 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (20.00%) COBIT
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 6 (20.00%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) Websense
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.33%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) IronPort
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago