The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F5
Rank 162 235 201
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -34
Permanent jobs citing F5 293 277 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.81% 1.29% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 2.58% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 187 226 253
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
F5
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7734 10747 11283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.76% 50.00% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6223 8816 8718
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing F5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

F5
Salary Trend in the South East

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

F5 Salary Trend in the South East

F5
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F5 across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

F5 Salary Histogram in the South East

F5
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F5 within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 100 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Hampshire +36 51 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey +44 50 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 34 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Kent +35 21 £43,000 -11.79% 2
Oxfordshire +50 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Sussex -17 12 £62,500 +25.00%
Middlesex - 6 £50,000 -
F5
England

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing F5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for F5.

1 427 (80.26%) Cisco
2 332 (62.41%) Firewall
3 290 (54.51%) Cisco Certification
4 279 (52.44%) Juniper
5 262 (49.25%) CheckPoint
6 207 (38.91%) CCNP
7 187 (35.15%) Palo Alto
8 160 (30.08%) MPLS
9 151 (28.38%) Linux
10 136 (25.56%) ITIL
11 131 (24.62%) TCP/IP
12 125 (23.50%) BGP
12 125 (23.50%) Cisco ASA
13 119 (22.37%) Network Security
14 115 (21.62%) Windows
15 114 (21.43%) OSPF
16 113 (21.24%) WAN
16 113 (21.24%) Load Balancing
17 112 (21.05%) Unix
17 112 (21.05%) CCNA
18 110 (20.68%) Blue Coat
19 108 (20.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 107 (20.11%) LAN
21 105 (19.74%) VPN
22 89 (16.73%) DNS
23 87 (16.35%) CCIE
24 84 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
25 82 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
26 78 (14.66%) BIG-IP
27 74 (13.91%) Data Centre

F5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (5.83%) Apache
2 24 (4.51%) JBoss
3 23 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 16 (3.01%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.88%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.50%) IIS
7 8 (1.50%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) nginx
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (1.88%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.32%) SaaS
5 4 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 332 (62.41%) Firewall
2 160 (30.08%) MPLS
3 131 (24.62%) TCP/IP
4 125 (23.50%) BGP
4 125 (23.50%) Cisco ASA
5 119 (22.37%) Network Security
6 114 (21.43%) OSPF
7 113 (21.24%) WAN
8 108 (20.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 107 (20.11%) LAN
10 105 (19.74%) VPN
11 89 (16.73%) DNS
12 84 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 82 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
14 78 (14.66%) BIG-IP
15 58 (10.90%) SSL
15 58 (10.90%) Wireless
16 50 (9.40%) Cisco IOS
16 50 (9.40%) VLAN
17 49 (9.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.75%) MySQL
3 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.19%) GIS
4 1 (0.19%) JasperReports
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Ant
2 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.19%) Gradle
2 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 57 (10.71%) Finance
2 45 (8.46%) German Language
3 33 (6.20%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.08%) French Language
5 25 (4.70%) Banking
6 11 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.32%) Military
7 7 (1.32%) Retail
8 4 (0.75%) Electronics
8 4 (0.75%) Marketing
9 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 228 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 109 (20.49%) Security Engineer
3 74 (13.91%) Senior Network Engineer
4 67 (12.59%) Consultant
4 67 (12.59%) Juniper Engineer
5 58 (10.90%) Support Engineer
6 51 (9.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 50 (9.40%) Network Support
8 48 (9.02%) Architect
9 43 (8.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 43 (8.08%) Network Security Engineer
9 43 (8.08%) Security Consultant
10 40 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
11 37 (6.95%) Network Consultant
12 36 (6.77%) Firewall Engineer
13 32 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
14 31 (5.83%) Senior Security Engineer
15 30 (5.64%) Analyst
16 27 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 26 (4.89%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.45%) Middleware
2 23 (4.32%) J2EE
3 8 (1.50%) HTML
3 8 (1.50%) XML
4 6 (1.13%) 802.1X
5 4 (0.75%) SAML
6 2 (0.38%) CSS
6 2 (0.38%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.19%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.19%) JAXB
7 1 (0.19%) jQuery
7 1 (0.19%) JSF
7 1 (0.19%) REST
7 1 (0.19%) RichFaces
7 1 (0.19%) SOAP
7 1 (0.19%) Spring
7 1 (0.19%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.19%) Spring Security
7 1 (0.19%) Web Services
7 1 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.91%) Data Centre
2 43 (8.08%) Clustering
3 23 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.63%) Replication
5 14 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (2.07%) Driving Licence
6 11 (2.07%) PKI
7 9 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 9 (1.69%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.13%) iPad
9 6 (1.13%) Statistics
9 6 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.56%) Contactless
11 2 (0.38%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 151 (28.38%) Linux
2 115 (21.62%) Windows
3 112 (21.05%) Unix
4 60 (11.28%) Solaris
5 58 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (9.59%) Windows 2000
8 12 (2.26%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.38%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (25.56%) ITIL
2 113 (21.24%) Load Balancing
3 63 (11.84%) Risk Management
4 45 (8.46%) Presales
5 44 (8.27%) Change Control
6 43 (8.08%) Information Security
7 38 (7.14%) Network Design
7 38 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 29 (5.45%) Change Management
9 25 (4.70%) Network Monitoring
9 25 (4.70%) Problem Management
10 23 (4.32%) Kalman Filter
11 22 (4.14%) High Availability
11 22 (4.14%) Network Load Balancing
12 19 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
13 18 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (3.20%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 17 (3.20%) Project Management
14 17 (3.20%) Security Operations
14 17 (3.20%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.02%) PowerShell
2 46 (8.65%) Perl
3 26 (4.89%) Python
4 15 (2.82%) Ruby
5 11 (2.07%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.88%) Java
7 9 (1.69%) SQL
8 6 (1.13%) R
9 5 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.56%) PHP
11 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.19%) C
12 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 290 (54.51%) Cisco Certification
2 207 (38.91%) CCNP
3 112 (21.05%) CCNA
4 87 (16.35%) CCIE
5 54 (10.15%) CCSE
6 52 (9.77%) Security Cleared
7 35 (6.58%) SC Cleared
8 25 (4.70%) Check Point Certification
9 23 (4.32%) JNCIP
10 21 (3.95%) Degree
11 20 (3.76%) JNCIS
12 13 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.26%) JNCIA
14 10 (1.88%) CCSP
14 10 (1.88%) MCSE
14 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (1.13%) CISSP
16 5 (0.94%) CCDA
16 5 (0.94%) CCDP
16 5 (0.94%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (9.96%) SLA
2 23 (4.32%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.75%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.56%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (6.39%) Hyper-V
3 25 (4.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (4.32%) Firmware
5 14 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (1.88%) vSphere
7 9 (1.69%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.50%) ProxySG
9 7 (1.32%) iptables
10 3 (0.56%) Xen
11 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) Snort
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (5.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 18 (3.38%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (2.26%) FortiGate
4 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (1.69%) Nessus
5 9 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.69%) Puppet
6 7 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.94%) SCOM
8 4 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.75%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.56%) SCCM
9 3 (0.56%) TrustSec
10 2 (0.38%) Foglight
11 1 (0.19%) MOM
11 1 (0.19%) Nagios
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 427 (80.26%) Cisco
2 279 (52.44%) Juniper
3 262 (49.25%) CheckPoint
4 187 (35.15%) Palo Alto
5 110 (20.68%) Blue Coat
6 65 (12.22%) VMware
7 55 (10.34%) Sourcefire
8 54 (10.15%) SolarWinds
9 53 (9.96%) Microsoft
10 45 (8.46%) HP
11 44 (8.27%) Crossbeam
12 36 (6.77%) Fortinet
12 36 (6.77%) Red Hat
13 35 (6.58%) Riverbed
14 30 (5.64%) Extreme Networks
15 23 (4.32%) Brocade
16 19 (3.57%) LogRhythm
17 18 (3.38%) Citrix
18 15 (2.82%) Aruba
18 15 (2.82%) Forcepoint
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + pension + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Superb base with full benefits packa
Posted: Yesterday
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Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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Adeptis Group
Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: £38000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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