The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 9.28% - -
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
F5
London

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

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 52.58% 50.43% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 27
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £44,000 £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 Hounslow

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

F5
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

F5 Salary Trend in Hounslow

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 14 (77.78%) LAN
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (50.00%) Change Management
3 9 (50.00%) Network Design
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 8 (44.44%) Aruba
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) NAS
5 7 (38.89%) SAN
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) DHCP
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (33.33%) CCIP
6 6 (33.33%) CCDA
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (33.33%) MCITP
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) WLAN
8 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
8 4 (22.22%) CCDP

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) LAN
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) NAS
4 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) WLAN
6 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
7 3 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) VoIP
8 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) MPLS
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (11.11%) VLAN
9 1 (5.56%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Designer
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Network Designer
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) IT Operations Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Security Designer
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Sales Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) SecurID
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Change Management
1 9 (50.00%) Network Design
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (33.33%) CCIP
3 6 (33.33%) CCDA
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (33.33%) MCITP
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) CCDP
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (11.11%) HNC
6 2 (11.11%) HND
7 1 (5.56%) CCSP
7 1 (5.56%) CCSA
7 1 (5.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 8 (44.44%) Aruba
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 3 (16.67%) SunGard
6 2 (11.11%) Mercator
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Trillium