The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Orpington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Orpington region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5
Rank 2 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 9 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 42.86% 55.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 65.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Vendors Category
Orpington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 85.71% 84.21% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 3
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
F5
London

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

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

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

F5
Salary Trend in Orpington

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

F5 Salary Trend in Orpington

F5
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Orpington

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CCIE
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Orpington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCIE
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) CCNA
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago