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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 167 157 175
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing F5 22 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.89% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £57,500 £64,150
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
2140 1581 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.69% 48.48% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1297 1659
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Southampton +3 14 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Basingstoke -1 7 £42,000 -1.17%
Fareham - 4 £50,000 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £67,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £42,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (60.00%) BGP
3 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (53.33%) MPLS
5 23 (51.11%) Juniper
5 23 (51.11%) Firewall
6 21 (46.67%) CCIE
7 19 (42.22%) CheckPoint
8 17 (37.78%) Linux
9 16 (35.56%) UNIX
9 16 (35.56%) IPsec
9 16 (35.56%) Network Security
9 16 (35.56%) HSRP
10 15 (33.33%) VoIP
10 15 (33.33%) WAN
10 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 14 (31.11%) CCNP
11 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
12 13 (28.89%) Retail
13 11 (24.44%) OSPF
13 11 (24.44%) Windows
13 11 (24.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL
14 10 (22.22%) LAN
15 9 (20.00%) VPN
15 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
16 8 (17.78%) SLA
17 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (15.56%) French Language

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) BGP
2 24 (53.33%) MPLS
3 23 (51.11%) Firewall
4 16 (35.56%) IPsec
4 16 (35.56%) Network Security
4 16 (35.56%) HSRP
5 15 (33.33%) VoIP
5 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (24.44%) OSPF
6 11 (24.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (22.22%) LAN
8 9 (20.00%) VPN
8 9 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.67%) Frame Relay
10 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (6.67%) Internet
10 3 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (28.89%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) French Language
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.89%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Architect
1 16 (35.56%) Network Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Security Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Designer
4 8 (17.78%) Network Designer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) UNIX
3 11 (24.44%) Windows
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.89%) Coaching
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security Management
4 4 (8.89%) Security Management
4 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Product Management
6 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.44%) SIEM
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (46.67%) CCIE
3 14 (31.11%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) ISACA
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) GIAC
6 3 (6.67%) CCDP
6 3 (6.67%) CCDE
7 1 (2.22%) CCSE
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) COBIT
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) Juniper
3 19 (42.22%) CheckPoint
4 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
5 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 6 (13.33%) Riverbed
6 5 (11.11%) Crossbeam
6 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 4 (8.89%) Brocade
7 4 (8.89%) McAfee
7 4 (8.89%) VMware
8 3 (6.67%) Nokia
8 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.22%) Mitel
9 1 (2.22%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle
9 1 (2.22%) Aruba
9 1 (2.22%) ProCurve
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