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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 184 165 175
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing F5 17 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.73% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 1.42% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 11
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
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
2288 2038 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 56.80% 51.40% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1735 1968
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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 2 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 £42,500 -
Basingstoke -17 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £65,000 - 2
F5
South East

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) Juniper
4 14 (50.00%) Network Security
5 13 (46.43%) CCNP
6 11 (39.29%) CCNA
6 11 (39.29%) VMware
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 8 (28.57%) MPLS
8 8 (28.57%) BGP
8 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) CCIE
10 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
10 6 (21.43%) Security Management
10 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 6 (21.43%) GIAC
10 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) COBIT
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (21.43%) Brocade
10 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (21.43%) Information Security
10 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
10 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
10 6 (21.43%) ISACA

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) BGP
3 8 (28.57%) MPLS
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.86%) OSPF
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 5 (17.86%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.29%) IPsec
7 3 (10.71%) LAN
7 3 (10.71%) SSL
7 3 (10.71%) HSRP
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Redis
2 1 (3.57%) Infinispan
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Network Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Network Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Firmware
3 2 (7.14%) Kindle
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 6 (21.43%) Security Management
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) CCNA
4 6 (21.43%) GIAC
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
4 6 (21.43%) ISACA
4 6 (21.43%) CCIE
5 4 (14.29%) CCSA
5 4 (14.29%) CCSE
5 4 (14.29%) HNC
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) RHCT
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (21.43%) COBIT
1 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) Juniper
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
5 6 (21.43%) Brocade
6 2 (7.14%) Websense
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Nokia
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki
7 1 (3.57%) IronPort
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago